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Aerosol And IC Management in the COVID-19 Era

COVID-19 has changed how dental offices will practice for the foreseeable future.

David Reznik DDS/Chief, Dental Medicine Grady Health System

Managing Infectious Diseases in the Dental Office

Infection Control practices are the key elements in managing infectious diseases in the dental office.

Douglas Risk DDS

Episode 15 Measuring the Rebound in Patient Volume & Clinical Update
Episode 14 Clinical Update, Understanding Asymptomatic Transmission Risk
Episode 13 ADHA Interim Guidance & A Review of Air Purification Systems
Episode 12 A Primer on the CDC’s Interim Guidance
Episode 11 Making Sense of Aerosol Management
Episode 10 Clinical Update & Working Effectively and Safely with Your Dental Laboratory
Episode 9 OSHA Update & Reorganizing Your Office to Help Your Patients Feel Safe
Episode 8 Returning to Practice: A Walkthrough of the ADA’s Guidance & Aerosol Management
Episode 7 Clinical Update with Dr. Reznik
Episode 6 Your Questions Answered by Dr. Reznik
Episode 5 My Office is Closed. Now What?
A Guide for Dentists & Team Members
Episode 4 Coding for Teledentistry
Episode 3 HR Guidance & Legislative Updates
Episode 2 Managing Your Practice's Financial Health in a Crisis
Episode 1 Practice and Patient Safety During a Pandemic

Due to the continuing impacts of COVID-19, we have made the difficult decision to cancel our in-person Annual Conference and the pre-conference OSAP Basic Training – Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course. We were really looking forward to seeing you in Minneapolis; however, the health and safety of the dental community must come first. So, we’re going virtual! Although we can’t be together in person, we can join each other from the comfort of home for the first-ever OSAP Virtual Conference, August 13 – 15, 2020

National HIV Testing Day (NHTD) was first observed on June 27, 1995. NHTD is a day to encourage people to get tested for HIV, know
their status, and get linked to care and treatment.


The 2020 theme is “Knowing”. This theme focuses on knowing’s one HIV status, and recognizes new ways to take an HIV test, and
reflects that we can continue the momentum toward

Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America


“Knowing” can mean knowing about treatment options and understanding prevention options, including PrEP, which
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HIV Oral Disease is now available FREE APP for IOS, Android, and Windows phones. Materials include recognition and management of common oral diseases seen in PLWH. Also included are Key Facts important to providing dental care for PLWH.

This effort was the results of a combination resources from HIVdent and the Mountain Plains AIDS Education and Training Center.

HIVdent's Mission

HIVdent is a not-for-profit coalition of concerned health care professionals committed to assuring access to high quality oral health care services for adults, adolescents, and children living with HIV disease. HIVdent disseminates state-of-the-art treatment information and shares expertise in advocacy, development, training, integration, and evaluation of oral health services for the HIV-infected population.

The primary mechanism by which HIVdent initially intends to accomplish its mission is via this web site. Inside, not only will you find several sections on the oral manifestations of HIV disease and a large picture gallery, but information on infection control, post-exposure protocols, pediatric/adolescent care, medications, funding and other resources.

Through an easily accessible e-mail system, health care professionals and consumers alike are able to communicate directly with our Faculty, some of the foremost international experts in these fields.

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