Infection Control and
California Dental Practice Act

Featuring Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA

4 CE Credits


Virtual live CE Course

Infection Control

Learn how to update your existing infection control practices to meet the dental board’s minimum standards and CDC guidelines. Infection control checklists provided include instrument processing, operatory cleanliness and management of exposure incidents. Examples of infection control do’s and don’ts will provide you with memorable tips. This program will motivate you to strive for infection control excellence. Meets Dental Board of California requirement for license renewal.


  1. Learn to cite infection control regulations
  2. Implement the CDC checklists
  3. Achieve a culture of infection control and safety by teamwork

California Dental Practice Act

This course is required for all California dental license renewals and will update dental professionals on current laws that affect dentistry. Topics will include scope of practice, violations of the Dental Practice Act, and attending regulations, citations, fines, license actions, mandatory reporter obligations, prescription writing regulations, license renewal requirements and determining the legal use of utilizing dental auxiliaries.


  1. Understand scope of practice, violations and attending regulations
  2. Identify duties and settings
  3. Understand license renewal requirements
  • Membership is being verified
  • All registrants will receive a personalized webinar link
  • If you do not receive a webinar link 3 days before the class, please call the OCDS office
  • This course will not be recorded

Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA

About the Speaker

Leslie Canham, CDA, RDA, is a nationally recognized speaker and consultant specializing in Infection Control, OSHA Compliance, Dental Practice Act and HIPAA regulations. Leslie’s programs are highly interactive with audience participation to educate and entertain. In the dental field since 1972, Leslie’s experience and expertise helps dental professionals reduce risks and comply with regulations. Leslie is authorized by the Dept. of Labor as OSHA Outreach Trainer in General Industry Standards and a board approved provider of the mandatory 8 hour Infection Control course.


Leslie is the moderator of the Infection Control Forum on and she has written numerous continuing education courses for dental organizations. She is the founder of Leslie Canham and Associates providing in office training, “mock” OSHA inspections, and consultation on infection control and safety. Leslie’s memberships include: the Organization for Safety and Asepsis Procedures, the Academy of Dental Management Consultants, the Speaking Consulting Network, the National Speakers Association, the California Dental Assistants Association and the California Dental Association.


Tuesday, February 1, 2022


Infection Control 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Break 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

California Dental Practice Act 5:30 – 7:30 pm


This is a virtual event


OCDS/CDA/ADA Members & Their Staff $49.00

Non-Members & Their Staff $99.00

Contact information

OCDS Staff

CANCELLATION POLICY: Refund requests for meetings will only be honored up to 4:30 pm one week prior to the meeting. No refunds will be made for requests received subsequent to that time.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Panthera Dental

Citi Healthcare Practice Finance Group

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Panthera Dental

Citi Healthcare Practice Finance Group