• “Infection Control Concepts for the Dental Professions 2022”

  • Peter A. Mychajliw, DDS

  • Course Code: 102P

  • Tuesday, April 12th – 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

  • 4 CE Credit Hours

  • ADA Member: $150     Non-ADA Member: $200

NYS MANDATORY INFECTION CONTROL COURSE 

This course has been updated to include the newest guidelines and recommendations, including additional requirements signed into NYS law regarding sepsis management requirements for dentists. This course may also be used to augment OSHA training in your office.

 

COURSE OBJECTIVES:

At the completion of this course, attendees will be familiar with:

  • Professional responsibility to monitor infection control practices
  • Use of barriers and personal protective equipment for preventing contact with infectious material (blood borne pathogens)
  • Update on virus, aerosol mitigation strategies
  • Principles and practices for cleaning, disinfection and sterilization
  • Role of occupational health strategies in protecting health care workers and patients
  • New sepsis management guidelines
  • Infection control requirements for the dental profession required in NYS

 

EDUCATION METHODS:

In order to provide an effective learning experience, Dr. Mychajliw will be utilizing a slide presentation, providing reference links to educational materials, and a live question and answer session review opportunity.

Peter A. Mychajliw, DDS

Dr. Mychajliw has lectured broadly in the areas of dental implants, hospital/medically complex dental rehabilitation, evidence based best practice dentistry, dental materials, inter-professional collaboration, and infection control/OSHA requirements for the dental professions since 1990. He has also authored several peer reviewed publications.

Currently, Dr. Mychajliw serves as Associate Director of the NYU-Lutheran AEGD Program-NYU College of Dentistry Campus, and serves on the NYU Committee of Dentistry’s DDS Program. Dr. Mychajliw serves on the NYU Committee on Academic Review and Standards.