Lane County

01 - Lane County Dental Hygienists' Association (LCDHA) 


Welcome to the Lane County Component! The mission statement of this Component shall be identical to that of the ODHA with a more local focus on Lane County.  To improve our communities' total health through the advanced art and science of dental hygiene by ensuring access to quality oral health within Lane County; increasing awareness of the cost effective benefits of prevention; promoting the highest standards of dental hygiene education, licensure, practice, and research; representing and promoting the interests of dental hygienists living in Lane County. 

LCDHA's Bylaws  click to review document

2015-2016 Continuing Education Series

Date and Time: Events will be held from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. on the dates noted for each course below.

Location: The courses will be held at Lane Community College’s main campus building 19 (Center for Meeting and Learning), room 226

Cost: These local classes, worth 2 CE credits each, are offered FREE for all ADHA/ODHA/LCDHA members & dental hygiene students. All classes cost $25.00 each for non-members. We offer a discounted non-member package for $100 for all 6 classes, if non-members pay for all classes on or before October 22, 2015.

Registration:Pre-registration is always appreciated with the use of this form, C.E. Registration Form. Also found in the newsletter. Participants can pay as they arrive.  On-site registration is held from 6:15 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. at the door. Both members and non-members must sign in at the door for all classes. Proof of participation will be handed out at the end of each class. Participants will be asked to fill out a short form for LCC records. Please do this as a formal record of attendance for LCDHA sponsored classes at Lane Community College.

September 17, 2015:
ODHA President, Gail Aamodt, RDH, MS - "Motivation (Patient) Interviewing"

October 22, 2015:
Cindy Haas, RDH - Author of "Over the Lips and Through the Gums" - "Nutrition, Naturopathic Perio, Oil Pulling and more..."

November / December:

January 28, 2016:
Dr. Gabriel, DDS - "Medical Marijuana in Dentistry"

February 25, 2016:
Mike Millard, RPh - "Pharmacology and Prescription Writing Guidelines for RDH's in Oregon"

March 31, 2016:
Ginny Jorgensen, CDA, EFDA, EFODA, AAS - “Infection Control" - as per Board of Dentistry New CE requirement as of 1/1/2015

April 28, 2016:
Monica Monsantofils, Clinical Educator - "The New Spin on Polishing”

News And Announcements

We are currently seeking leaders for the Lane component!   If you are interested please contact


Please send newsletter attachments that should be listed in the section as a newsletter download. 

2015 Fall Newsletter

2014 Fall Newsletter

2013 - 2014 CE Series

W/S 2013 officers/CE Insert

W/S LCDHA 2013 Newsletter

LCDHA Roster 2013

Winter/Spring 2012 Newsletter: Tooth-Be-Told

2012 Officers and CE insert

Fall 2012 Newsletter: Tooth-Be-Told

Component Leadership

Kyle Isaacs


Helpful Contact Information


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