Dental Hygienist Seminar (DHS), the Middle East, Africa and South East Asia annual event dedicated entirely to dental hygienists, took place on 26 November 2021 online on a complimentary basis due to the ongoing Covid-19 global pandemic. The event was a part of CAPP November Dental Livestream 2021 and it welcomed a total of 3,946 registered dental professional participants from around the globe. A total of 7 international speakers presented and answered questions related to dental hygiene.
The event welcomed 3,946 attendees with specializations such as dental technicians, dental students and other dental professionals in the conference sessions representing a total of 69 countries.
Speakers & Scientific Programme
The scientific programme was designated for 7 CE Credits by CAPP Events & Training (an ADA CERP Recognized Provider of CE Credits). A total of 7 international speakers presented from Australia, United Kingdom and Switzerland connecting with an online audience to share the knowledge and latest developments in Oral Care and Dental Hygiene. The following speakers were presenting their scientific presentations throughout four days of the event:
Lyn Carman, Australia – Resilience - You are more resilient than you give yourself credit for!
Dr Boris Atlas, UK – Oral Hygiene, and the Importance of the Dental Professional: Why It Matters Now More than Ever
Dr Roisin McGrath, Australia – Teledentistry: The digital innovation in oral health care provision
Charlotte Manahan, DH, UK – How will this affect our patients oral & general health
Prof Ian Meyers, Australia – Clinical aspects of geriatric and aged care dentistry
Claire Berry, DH, UK – Beating biofilm- working with our patients to fight the biofilm battle
Dr Kopikrishna Thirunelakandan – Preventing oral health diseases in the dental practice
Many thanks to our moderators who were supported by the Emirates Dental Hygienist Club and the Saudi Dental Hygienist Society, for the insights and coordination of the event:
Virtual Break with the Sponsor
During the virtual breaks within the programme, the sponsor of the event had the opportunity to showcase various product presentations, case studies, PowerPoints, product videos, and other informative material of the latest products and innovations.
"Such an amazing day." – Mohmmad Salman
"Thank you for these interesting and informative lectures." – Francisca Ngui Soo Sim
"It was a pleasure and I’d be happy to present on a future occasion on behalf of Oral-B if there is interest." – Dr Boris Atlas
"Thank you to all the presenters and the organizing committee for interesting topics." – Esraa Almarzooq
"Thank you CAPP team brilliant as always." – Ahmed Mohamed Elsherbini Ahmed Hassan
"Thanks a lot for a wonderful seminar." – Shani Mohammed
"Thank you so much CAPP and to all organizers for these great webinars. This is a lot of help in our dental practice." – Jennylyn Chan
"Thanks to all the presenters." – Dilshad Ahmad
"Thank you to all the speakers and all the organizers." – Lovely Albano
"Thanks to all the speakers." – Miriam Apacible
"Thank you, I have learned a lot." – Amna Alsebaa
"Thanks so for the seminar is very educative." – Musa Ashafa Yusuf
"I enjoyed it and learnt a lot from this seminar." – Nomathemba Zitho
"Thank you so much it was a wonderful day." – Ggada Alessawi
"Thank you to all presenters. Brilliant!!" – Mohd Rashid Ahmad
"Thank you CAPP for organizing this seminar." – George Samuel
"Thank you CAPP for this experience." – Khadija AbdulMajeed Hassan
"FYI, I attended the whole seminar from 1pm to 8pm plus. Thanks to all doctors and all plus moderators and organizers! Kudos!" – Francisca Ngui Soo Sim
"Beautiful presentations... Congratulations to all... Thank you and congratulations again CAPP." – Raquel Francisco
Thank you all for making this event such a success.
See you next year!
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