The New Orleans Dental Conference & LDA Annual Session recognizes the unique continuing education needs and interests of Dental Hygienists.  Our 2020 Conference offers these courses of particular interest to Dental Hygienists. 

Speaker program is still in development.  More courses will be added.

 THURSDAY MORNING (MAY 7)  FRIDAY MORNING (MAY 8)  SATURDAY MORNING (MAY 9)
  Dr. Darren Cox -- Oral diagnosis
 Karen Davis, RDH -- Biofilm  Jamie Collins, RDH -- The diabetic patient
  Dr. Jacob Dent -- Patients with disabilities  Dr. Lisa Germain -- Botox  Thomas Viola -- Pharmacology
  Dr. Gy Yatros -- Screening for airway issues  Dr. Philip Hemphill -- Managing stress  Dr. Laila Hishaw -- Caries Prevention/Dental Emergencies
   Thomas Viola -- Pharmacology / pain control  Dr. Thomas Dudney -- The worn dentition
 THURSDAY AFTERNOON  FRIDAY AFTERNOON  SATURDAY AFTERNOON
  Dr. Darren Cox -- Oral pathology  Karen Davis, RDH -- Getting patients to pursue treatment  Jamie Collins, RDH -- Vaping's effects on the oral cavity
  Dr. Jacob Dent -- Patients with special needs  Dr. Rick Cardoza -- Child / intimate partner abuse recognition  Thomas Viola -- Substance abuse, clinical considerations
  Dr. John Frazier -- Cone beam tomography  Dr. Laila Hishaw -- Job burnout / job dissatisfaction  
   Dr. David Wilson -- Periodontics  
   Thomas Viola -- Pain control / opioids