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CAPP Partners with Colgate Oral Care Academy for new concept: ‘Dental Hygienist Seminar’ – 05 Nov 2016

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DUBAI, UAE: Centre for Advanced Professional Practices (CAPP Events) has partnered with Colgate Oral Care Academy to bring forward a new concept for professional education and development in the MEA region. Colgate Oral Care Academy will feature as Title Sponsor of the ‘Dental Hygienist Seminar’ establishing a spin-off platform of the already successful Dental Hygienist Day - known for scientifically based presentations with aimed at updating dental hygienist professionals. 

The oral care giant is known for its commitment to improve oral health through the development of leading-edge technologies that achieve the highest standards of patient care and safety.

Dental Hygienists – Welcome to Dubai
On 05 November 2016, professionals from around the world with an interest in oral health care will meet at Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai. The event they will be attending is the Dental Hygienist Seminar organized by CAPP & Colgate Oral Care Academy. The theme of this year’s seminar is “Dental Hygiene – Challenges & Opportunities for the dental professional” comprising of seven non-biased scientific lectures focusing on various aspects of the profession including:

  • Periodontal Treatment
  • Oral maintenance in the implants prosthetic phase
  • Prevention of dental disease
  • Treating Bleeding Gums, Sensitivity and Deep Pockets
  • Dental hygiene and Periodontology
  • Health, function and beauty related to orthodontic maintenance
  • Anasthesia, infection control & occupational health safety
  • Maintaining gingival health and prevention
  • Infection Control
  • Dental X-Rays


Following a series of three successful dedicated educational programs, CAPP has a commitment to dentistry and good oral health care towards the entire dental team and the organization of such focused professional events is an underlining of this obligation. The list of speakers has been carefully evaluated and selected by an independent scientific panel based on surveyed demands of the regions health professionals. The presentations held will be strictly scientific orientated around the theme whilst CAPP is following the strict guidelines of ADA C.E.R.P as a recognized provider. Multiple international speakers will give their best interpretations of what is important according to this year’s theme. Participants will be able to receive up to 7 ADA C.E.R.P. CE Credits after successfully attending all lectures. Further accreditations are expected by Health Authority Abu Dhabi (HAAD) and Dubai Health Authority (DHA).

A need for the Hygienist Role
With an increased focus on the dental hygienist profession, clinics in the Middle East are becoming progressively aware of the importance of having a complete dental team including the role of the dental hygienist professional. A career as a dental hygienist offers a wide range of challenges with continuous education in the latest techniques and methods being a must. In the dental office, the dentist and the dental hygienist work together to meet the high expectations in oral health of the modern day patients.

Centre for Advanced Professional Practices (CAPP) works very hard in helping dental hygienists make a difference in their communities, and offers continuous resources to help raise awareness and share information.

To learn more about DHS visit www.cappmea.com/dhs

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