7. Radiology Educator’s Workshop (20 ceu’s) Wed. Aug, 1, and Thurs. Aug. 2, 8:00 PM – 5:00 PM and Fri. Aug. 3,
Course Presenters: John W. Preece, DDS; Allison Buchanan, DMD; Roberta Brown, CDA, RDH, MS; Rene Graham. RDH, MS
This workshop provides credentialing for radiology educators of dental, dental assisting and dental hygiene students in accredited programs. The twenty hour workshop includes all teaching methods and course materials necessary for teaching a state of the art radiology course in all dental and allied dental programs. Group activities are provided to compliment the corresponding lecture component and provide practical understanding of theoretical concepts and their application to dental radiography. All radiology topics are included along with dental radiology curriculum design and sequencing, assessing competency in radiography, teaching strategies to help make teaching various “theoretical principles” understandable to students from a wide variety of educational backgrounds. This workshop deals with a wide range of topics with some group participation & discussion. A lot of “How do you teach…” “What do you do if/when….” types of issues. Making radiation physics fun and other challenges.