ANNAPOLIS, Maryland--The Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures has announced that its 2008 symposium, "Focusing on Dental Infection Control Through Different Lenses" will take place June 12 to 15 at the Westin Mission Hills Resort and Spa in Palm Springs, Calif.
Leading experts on infection control and occupational health and safety will share information of critical concern to dental professionals and others involved in dentistry. Keynoting the symposium will be Dr. Burton Conrod, president of the World Dental Federation.
The agenda includes networking time and social events, such as the wildly popular auction, which will feature an impressive array of vacation packages, gourmet baskets, artwork, apparel, jewelry, literary and sporting goods, and much more. Twenty hours of CE credit are available.
The 2008 OSAP symposium will give attendees the opportunity to learn about dental and infection control trends, find out how to set up infection control programs at their own facilities, and understand how to increase compliance.
Internationally known experts will discuss the latest developments regarding key dental infection prevention and safety issues worldwide, infectious diseases and their impact on systemic health, training tools and techniques, and current developments such as salivary diagnostics.
The OSAP Symposium is designed for infection control and safety instructors, lecturers, authors, consultants, researchers, dentists, hygienists, assistants, lab technicians, nurses in dental clinics, and dental sales and marketing personnel.
Details of the Symposium as well as a reservation form are available online at OSAP or can be requested by calling 800-298-OSAP (6727).
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