Build a Better Practice: All About OSHA


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About The Presenter

Dr. Morris Robbins, a retired Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at the UTHSC College of Dentistry, has been a faculty member at the University since 1963 after completing post graduate study in Pathology.

He is the UTHSC recipient of the UT National Alumni Public Service Award.

Dr. Robbins continues to serve the University on a part-time basis.

Blood Borne Infections & Hazard Communications For the Entire Dental Office

Saturday, December 1
8:00am - 12:00pm (CST)

Location: Location: Memphis, TN General Education Building at 8 South Dunlap, Memphis, TN 38163.M

Teleconferenced to the Kingsport Center for Higher Education 300 West Market Street, Kingsport, TN 37660.

Lunch will be provided for participants who also take the Chemical Dependency course scheduled from 1pm-3pm on this date. In Kingsport lunch is on your own.

Lunch will be provided for participants who also take the Chemical Dependency course scheduled from 1pm-3pm on this date.

  • Credit: 4 credit hours
  • Tuition: $199 per dentist and $129 per auxiliary

All tuition and fees are due in full at the time of registration. Class space is limited; registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration less than 10 business days prior to the course is subject to available space and a $25 late registration fee.


Course Description

The CDC Guidelines will affect the way you practice! Know what the new changes are! This course will give you a heads up on the Guidelines from CDC for areas not covered in the OSHA Standards. Topical areas include Standard Precautions, work restrictions for occupationally exposed health-care workers, Sharp’s injury law, new hand hygiene standards, dental water quality standards and infectious diseases that are new concerns to the dental office. Look forward to an interesting conclusion to the course with practical application.

The University of Tennessee College of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The University of Tennessee designates this activity for 4 hours continuing education credits.