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CDC to present webinar on new guidance for dental settings

June 1, 2020
The webinar will take place Wednesday, June 3, at 2 p.m. ET / 11 a.m. PT. Topics include reopening, nonemergency procedures, and personal protective equipment.

News Brief

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will present a webinar on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, titled, Guidance for Dental Settings During the COVID-19 Response. The webinar will air at 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT and address the agency's latest guidance for dental settings, issued May 19, 2020.

The webinar will be presented as part of the Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity, which provides information to practitioners related to public health threats. Topics will include safely reopening, performing elective procedures, infection control, and personal protective equipment.

Preregistration is not required for attendance. Information on how to join the webinar—including by phone, internet browser, Facebook, and Zoom—may be found here: https://emergency.cdc.gov/coca/calls/2020/callinfo_060320.asp.

Editor's notes: 

  • This page has been updated June 2, 2020, to reflect the correct the webinar time. An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated the webinar began at 2 p.m. CT.
  • Visit DentistryIQ's COVID-19 page for full coverage of the pandemic.