CDC COCA Call - June 3rd: Guidance for Dental Settings During the COVID-19 Response

Nancy Leveille and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

During this COCA call, presenters will provide an overview of the updated guidance for dental settings, including recommendations for resuming non-emergency dental care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Presenters also will discuss strategies for dental healthcare facilities to optimize personal protective equipment (PPE). 

If you are unable to attend the live COCA Call, the recording will be available for viewing on the COCA Call webpage a few hours after the live event ends. It will be available for viewing on COCA’s Facebook page immediately after the live event ends at 3:00pm ET. 

The slide set will be available under the "Call Materials" tab on the COCA Call webpage

Due to the high demand we anticipate for this COCA Call, we encourage participants to consider viewing it on Facebook Live

Continuing Education will not be offered for this COCA Call.

Date: Wednesday, June 3, 2020 

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm (ET) 

Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1615437963

Or iPhone one-tap: 

US: +16692545252,,1615437963# or +16468287666,,1615437963#  

Or Telephone: Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location): US: +1 669 254 5252 or +1 646 828 7666  

Webinar ID: 161 543 7963 

International numbers available: https://www.zoomgov.com/u/adZxVjTr5J

Advanced registration is not required. 

Presenters:

Casey Hannan, MPH
Director, Division of Oral Health
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

Michele Neuburger, DDS, MPH
Infection Prevention Control Team
COVID-19 Response
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

Alberto Garcia, MS
Worker Safety Team
COVID-19 Response
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

Marie de Perio, MD (USPHS)
Worker Safety Team
COVID-19 Response
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 

LCDR Megan Casey, RN, BSN, MPH, CIC (USPHS)
Worker Safety Team
COVID-19 Response
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Emergency Risk Communication Branch in the Division of Emergency Operations, Center for Preparedness and Response is responsible for the management of all COCA products.

For information about this update or other clinical issues, or to send your feedback, please contact us at coca@cdc.gov

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NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Director, Special Projects and Educational Development
518-462-4800 x20

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16