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DHAA NSW: Hu-Friedy Instrument Sharpening and Ergonomics – 20 participants

October 26, 2019 @ 13:00 - 16:00

Instrument Sharpening and Ergonomics – 20 participants only

About this event

A relaxed, informal and interactive workshop highlighting the fundamentals behind instrument sharpening practice. The course will discuss the importance and advantages of using sharp periodontal instruments, how to evaluate sharpness and how to re-establish sharp cutting edges whilst reviewing instrument design.
This hands on workshop actively focuses on simplification of manual sharpening techniques, how to use sharpening guides and aids whilst also discussing the benefits and implmentation of sutoated sharpening devices such as the Hu Friedy Sidekick.

CPD hours: 3 hours

Presenter Biography
Deb Brown
Deb Brown is a Dental Hygienist with a Post Graduate Diploma in Restorative Dental Hygiene (Canada). She has worked within a varitey of settings and specialties providing care in Orthodontics, TMJ/Facial pain, Special needs/medically compromised, Geriatrics and General Dentistry. Deb currently practices part time in General Dentisrty as well as maintaining a role as a Clinical Demonstrator/Lecturer in Melbourne.


DHAA Event Regulations
DHAA Members: To obtain the discounted DHAA Ltd Membership price you are required to be a financial member of the DHAA Ltd on the date of purchase.

Student Members: Student Members must be an eligible and current student member of the DHAA Ltd at the time of purchasing the ticket. DHAA Student Membership is free and expires on 30 June of the year following your graduation.

Cancellation Policy: 10 days notice must be given in writing to [email protected], if you cannot attend, to receive a refund. Reimbursements will not be made after this time. Registration can be transferred to another person of the same membership status.

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October 26, 2019
13:00 - 16:00
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Novotel Newcastle Beach
5 King Street
Newcastle, NSW 2300 Australia
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