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D. Darlene Cheek, MPH, RDH
Associate Professor, Dental Hygiene
School of Dentistry
Professional Development    Classes
  • Advanced Instrumentation Techniques and Preventive Ergonomics for Optimal Performance and Career Longevity" ( 6/2009 )
  • ''The Neglected Epidemic of Dental Caries'' ( 5/2009 )
  • Identifiying Methamphetamine Abuse Through Oral Signs and Symptoms: Developing a Treatment Protocol ( 5/2009 )
  • Tri-County DentalHygienists'' Society, "Adjust Your Attitude--Improve Your Latitude" ( 3/2009 )
    How to become your ''professional best''.
  • Opportunities and Challenges for aProviding Care to Underserved Communities ( 2/2009 )
  • Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene Faculty Clinical Calibration ( 12/2008 )
    In depth seminar regarding charting and determination of periodontal condition using specific periodontal probes, explorers. Calibration of faculty regarding clinical instrumentation grading.
  • Tobacco Sessation and the Dental Team ( 9/2008 )
  • Tobacco Dependence Diagnosis and Treatment: An Overview for Dental Professionals ( 9/2008 )
  Seminars and Conferences
  • "Systemic Health and Oral Health: News you can put into Practice" and "Better Communication=Better Patient Care" ( 10/2009 )
  • American Dental Education Association March 14-18, 2009 Phoenix, Arizona ( 3/2009 )
    Yearly conference for dental educators throughout the United States. Encourages collaboration and calibration of information and standards of dental and dental hygiene education nationally.
  • Enhancing Your Teaching with Teaching Resources: Career Development of New FacultySoTLfest March 14, 2009 Presenters: Dr. Dieter Schonwetter, Dr. Randall Mazurat, Prof. Laura MacDonald ( 3/2009 )
  • Where''s the Evidence? Using Probiotics to Teach Evidence-Based dentistry March 15, 2009 Presters: Dr. Alan Levine, Dr. John rugh, Dr. Micheal schmidt, Prof. Michelle Hurlbutt ( 3/2009 )
  • Valid Evaluation Methods: Creating and Utilizing Valid, Objective Evaluation Methods in Dental Education SoTLfest March 16, 2009 Presenters: Dr. Pamela Hughes, Dr. Alice Urbankova, Ms. Jane Miller ( 3/2009 )
  • Tobacco Cessation in the Dental Curriculum: An Innovative Monograph and CD-ROM Program March 16, 2009 Presenter: Dr. Abdel Mohammed ( 3/2009 )
  • Underserved Populations in America: How Do We Get Our Students to Care? March 17, 2009 Presenters: Dr. Charles Bertolami, Dr. Christopher Halliday, Dr. Mark Wolff ( 3/2009 )
  • Peer Assessment and Developing Professional Competence March 17, 2009 Presenters: Dr. Anne Nofziger, Dr.Caroline Damsky, Dr. Fred More, Mr.Nathan Granillo, Ms. Jennifer Frangos ( 3/2009 )
  • Social Work in Dentistry: Transdisciplinary Approaches o Dental Education, Patient Retention and Access to Care March 17, 2009 Presenters: Dr. Joan Doris, Ms. Britt Holdaway, Ms. Cynthia DuPont ( 3/2009 )
  • Make the Connection! Current Public Health Issues and Community Oral Health; Department of Dental Hygiene The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio ( 9/2008 )
  • Educational Designs: It''''s Academic...Let''''s Present It! 2008 Workshop (15 CEU''s) ( 7/2008 )
    Andragogy Principles: Theory to Application; Collaboration Principles: Innovative Curricular Approaches; Multi-Media Principles: Facilitating Beyond the Screen; Technology Principles: Maximizing Educational Methodology; Research Principles: Applied Evidence-Based Decision Making; Presentation Principles: Strategies for Didactic Success
  • LLUSD Smoking Cessation #01 16 2209 08114 ( 3/2008 )