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Morrisville State College Offers Dental Classes

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – Morrisville State College’s Workforce Development and Community Education Office is offering six evening dental classes at both the college’s main and Norwich campuses.

All classes, which meet from 6 to 9 p.m., will be telecast via video conference over the Internet. The cost for each class is $80.

Endo Update is scheduled for April 18. The class is a review of current techniques, materials and applications using available evidence for efficacy and outcome assessments.
Dental Office Regulatory Management Issues: What’s New? meets May 9. The course will provide a detailed look at all of the current regulatory and mandated compliance issues in dentistry. Topics include office hazardous waste management and the new laws regarding amalgam. Participants will learn what areas of deficiency may exist in their office and how to correct them.

Removing the Fear Factor From Detecting Oral Cancer and Potentially Malignant Diseases, which meets May 16, will cover discovering oral cancer and the potentially malignant condition at the earliest possible stages and will enhance the ability of dental professionals to deal with screening, diagnosis, documentation and patient management.

Forensic Anthropology Basics: Part II, scheduled for May 23, will cover the aspects of the study of the hard tissues of the body, bones and teeth how anthropologists and dentists often work closely together in the laboratory or morgue setting.

Advances and Controversies in Oral-Systemic Health is scheduled for May 30. This class provides an overview of the latest information on inflammation, periodontal disease and systemic disease associations as well as the latest information and practical advice on how to translate this information into everyday practice.

Creating Beautiful Smiles, which meets June 6, will address indirect esthetic restoration, materials and instrumentation, preparation and placement techniques, lab vs. Cerec manufacture, fees and troubleshooting.

Space is limited and advance registration is recommended.

For more information, call the Workforce Development and Community Education Office at 315-684-6615 or toll-free at 1-866-607-1572.

Morrisville State College offers more than 70 bachelor and associate degrees. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Morrisville State College Norwich Campus also offers programs in business, computer technology, office administration, liberal arts/education transfer, nursing, and early childhood to Chenango County area residents and employers.