The Future of Dental Hygiene: It’s Looking Bright
Betsy Reynolds, RDH, MS
Sponsored in part by Sunstar Americas, Inc.
By popular demand, Betsy returns to the conference to enlighten and entertain on a topic of concern to all dental hygienists – the future of the profession. Her presentation will offer a brief historical look at the profession of dental hygiene in order to understand the tremendous future that awaits. Come prepared to be amazed by what lies ahead as she traces the evolution of dental hygiene and how it continues to progress beyond plaque removal and tooth brushing and flossing instruction.
Today’s dental hygienist must be well versed in nutritional counselling, technological advancements, microbial and immunological dynamics, pharmacological considerations and so much more. While keeping abreast of current trends in client care strategies may seem daunting, dental hygienists will continue to rise to the challenge of developing clinical and professional strategies to meet the often complex task of delivering comprehensive client care.
Betsy holds degrees in dental hygiene and oral biology and combines these disciples to present scientifically based dental and dental hygiene lectures and programs nationally and internationally. A captivating speaker, her topics range from systemic disease prevention and health and neck anatomy to microbiological and immunological aspects of oral disease. Avidly committed to making dental sciences understandable and relevant, Betsy devotes time and energy to publishing articles and book chapters designed to enlighten and inspire clinicians.
Those who attend her keynote address can expect this…and more!