HCC to offer seminar for dental professionals

(Hagerstown, Md.)— The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer a seminar for dental professionals on Friday, May 5.

“Perspectives on Oral Medicine for the Modern Comprehensive Dental Health Care Professional” will provide information related to conditions and procedures encountered in dental practices. Knowledge gained from this class will be relevant to dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. Topics include pathophysiology of disorders, diagnostic mechanisms, treatments, and dental therapies.

The seminar will be taught by Nelson L. Rhodus, DMD, MPH, FACD, FICD, professor and director of the Division of Oral Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He has received numerous research grants and published more than 350 scientific papers and abstracts.

This course has been approved for 6.5 CEUs by the Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners and eight credit hours by the West Virginia Board of Dentistry.

The cost for the course is $177, which includes all fees and materials. The course number is NRS 774-K. To learn more, call 240-500-2236 or visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/coned.