Dental Therapy Webinar Series

February 21st

7-8:00pm EST

An Overview of Dental Therapy

This introduction will provide a brief history of the authorization of dental therapists in Vermont and across the US. Topics will include evidence supporting the economic viability of the provider while expanding access to underserved communities, opportunities in different practice settings, early outcome data from the Minnesota and University of Washington (Chi) study, Q&A

Speakers:

  • Michelle Fay, MPA; Executive Director, Voices for Vermont’s Children

  • Laura Hale, State Advocacy Manager, Dental Access Project, Community Catalyst

  • Cheyanne Warren, DDS; Dental Therapy Program Director @ VT Tech


March 21st

7-8:00pm EST

Educating Dental Therapists in Vermont

Join this webinar to learn about VT Tech’s progress in launching the first dental therapy education program in the eastern US. Topics will include program design, capacity, & requirements, an update on the application for CODA accreditation of the program, and anticipated enrollment timeline.

Speakers:

  • Cheyanne Warren, DDS; Dental Therapy Program Director @ VT Tech

  • Ellen Grimes, RDH, MA, MPA, EdD; Dental Hygiene


April 18th

7-8:00pm EST

Dental Therapists in Team Based Care (private practice focus)


May 16th

7-8:00pm EST

Dental Therapists in Team Based Care (FQHC/nonprofit focus)

Including how DTs work in a community settings -> Telehealth and collaborative agreements


June 20th

7-8:00pm EST

Ask a Dental Therapist Anything


July 18th

7-8:00pm EST

Preceptorships


August 15th

7-8:00pm EST

Recruitment

Get this career on the radar for professionals advising youth people