Date & time: Sat, January 20, 2024 | 09:00 - 12:00
Venue: Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center
Topic Description :
The Role of the Dental Assistant in Rubber Dental Dam Application “Hands-on”
- Demonstrate clear knowledge of the uses of dental rubber dam.
- Comprehend the various instruments used in dental rubber dam application.
- Perform dental rubber dam preparation, application and removal required in restorative, esthetic, endodontic and prosthodontics clinic.
|09:00 – 10:00||General Concept of Using Dental Dam in Dentistry|
|10:00 – 11:00||• Dental Dam Instruments and Types
• How To Set Up a Dental Dam
|11:00 – 12:00||Assembling and Dissembling of Dental Dam|
(Til 15 December 2023)
(16 Dec 2023 – 20 Jan 2024)
|Student||Board Resident/ Dentist||Student||Board Resident / Dentist|
Limited seats only
Ms. Elaf Alshamrani
MSc Oral Biology
Ms. Elaf Alshamrani graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Assistant from Prince Sultan Military College of Health Sciences in 2018. Then, she worked as a Dental Assistant at the Royal Commission Health Program in Jubail Industrial City. In 2019, she worked as a Demonstrator in the Dental and Oral Health Department at the same college that she graduated from. In 2022, she studied for a Master of Science in Oral Biology at Dentistry College at Queen Mary University of London in UK. She graduated this year 2023 and became a Lecturer at the Prince Sultan Military College of Health Sciences in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. Diaa Almutairi
Dr. Diaa Almutairi is an Assistant Professor who is the Head of the Dental and Oral Health Department at Prince Sultan Military College of Health Sciences.
She believes that the essence of the dental hygiene profession is preventive care. Raising oral health awareness in the community significantly reduces the prevalence of caries in children.
She holds a BS in Dental and Oral Health from Prince Sultan Military College of Health Sciences, Masters of Public Health concentrating in Research Epidemiology from Loma Linda University, PhD in Dental Public Health and Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice from Queen Mary University of London.