NorthWest Dental Exposition

Hosted by EDDS

NWDE 2019

October 4, 2019

Shaw Conference Centre 9797 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta

The NWDE is the largest single day dental trade show in Canada. NWDE includes scientific sessions as well as a wide range of exhibitors. In 2018 we had 162 booths and over 1800 dental professionals in attendance.

Sponsorship opportunities are available for companies wishing to further promote their company. Please contact EDDS Central Office for more information –
email: edds.yeg@gmail.com or telephone 780-642-8270

Registration

Registration will open April 5, 2019.
Registration will close September 20, 2019. Late registration will be on site at a cost of $50 per person.

Wind Up Party

We are pleased to announce that Kingsway Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is once again sponsoring the 7th annual Wind-up Party which will be held at the exhibition hall from 5 PM to 7 PM. There will be music, food and a prize draw.

Kingsway Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Logo

Scientific Sessions

Tracy Ganson

9:00 AM-11:30 AM Understanding your Patient’s Electronic Health Record on the Alberta NetCare Portal

1:00 PM- 3:30 PM Understanding your Patient’s Electronic Health Record on the Alberta NetCare Portal

Speaker’s Bio: not yet available

Jo Ann Jones

9:00 AM- 11:30 AM The Silent Killer:  Understanding and Addressing the Missing Link in Today’s Periodontal Therapy Program  

Read more here: https://www.jo-annejones.com/topics/91-the-silent-killer-understanding-and-addressing-the-inflammatory-pathway-in-today-s-dental-practice

1:00 PM- 3:30 PM Social Trends and Behaviours: The Impact on Oral Health

Read more here: https://www.jo-annejones.com/topics/85-societal-trends-and-behaviours


Speaker’s bio: https://www.jo-annejones.com/bio

Bonnie Hoath

9:00 AM-11:30 AM KEEP SHARP: Instrument Sharpening Essentials (Only 30 spots available at a cost of $25 per person, non-refundable, available via pre-registration only)

1:00 PM- 3:30 PM KEEP SHARP: Instrument Sharpening Essentials (Only 30 spots available at a cost of $25 per person, non-refundable, available via pre-registration only)

Keep Sharp: Instrument Sharpening Essentials (Sponsered By Hu-Friedy)

Overview: This course will be delivered in a combined lecture and hands-on format. Participants will examine and address both manual and automated sharpening techniques to achieve a positive sharpening outcome.

Course Objectives:

  • Review of instrument design and sharpening stone options.
  • Address obstacles to instrument sharpening and how to overcome them.
  • Discuss 4 common sharpening errors and how to avoid them.
  • Identify useful strategies for both manual and automated sharpenign (Sidekick) to achieve positive sharpening outcomes.

Speaker Bio:

Bonnie Hoath is a University of Alberta dental hygiene graduate. She later completed her BDScDH at the University of British Columbia. Bonnie has practised clinical dental hygiene for over 30 years with most of her time spent in a specialized periodontal practice. Bonnie has also enjoyed teaching as part-time faculty in the UBC Graduate Periodontal Program. Through her company, Perio Dimensions, she has provided numerous lectures and hands-on workshops with a focus on enhancing skills for optimal patient care. 

Email: bonnie@periodimensions.com