UC Blue Ash College

Dental Hygiene Continuing Education Courses


The Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College is committed to providing quality, hands-on, continuing dental education to the entire dental team. Our outstanding courses will assist team members in expanding their scope of practice in the dental office. 


Managing Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office 

Presented by Luke Burroughs, RDH MPH and is 4 credit hours approved by the Ohio and Kentucky State Dental Boards.

Course Date: Friday, May 6, 2022

The course fee is $99.00.

The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash Dental Hygiene Program's comprehensive course in Medical Emergencies contains 4 hours of instruction in the topics regarding Managing Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office required by the Ohio State Dental Board and the Kentucky State Dental Board. The course will be provided to all dental personnel.

Registration Deadline

  • Complete registration and payment must be submitted the Sunday before the course.
  • Course minimum is 15 participants.
  • Course maximum is 50 participants.

Coronal Polishing for the Certified Dental Assistant 

This course is presented by Maggie Biddle, RDH, MS and Molly Mihlbachler, RDH, MS. 

Course Date: Saturday, April 30, 2022

The course fee is $450.00.

It is approved by the Ohio State Dental Board for 7 hours; 3 hours of didactic instruction and 4 hours of clinical instruction and evaluation. You must be on time, stay for the entire instructional period and pass the course test and clinical evaluation to receive these credits.

Registration Deadline:

  • Complete registration and payment must be received by the Sunday before the course date.
  • The course minimum is 6 participants.
  • The course maximum is 20 participants.

Nitrous Oxide  

Dental Hygienist (Administering), Dental Assistants (Monitoring)

This course is presented by Shawna Staud, RDH, MDH

Course Date: Friday, May 13, 2022

The course fee is $275.00

This course is approved by the Ohio State Dental Board for 8 hours; 6 hours is the minimum time for this course as required by the Board. You must be on time, stay for the entire instructional period and pass the course test to receive these credits.

Registration Deadline:

  • Complete registration and payment must be received by May 9, 2022.
  • Course minimum is 15 participants.
  • Course maximum is 24 participants. 

Silver Diamine Fluoride for EFDAs and Dental Hygienists

This course is presented by Molly Mihbachler, RDH, MS and Maggie Biddle, RDH, MS.

Course Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022

The course fee is $125.00

This course is 2 credit hours that explores the dental professional's role in use of silver diamine fluoride in the dental practice. This course contains a didactic and clinical component and fulfills the Ohio State Dental Board's educational requirement for a dental auxiliary to place silver diamine in Ohio.

Consider taking this course in conjunction with Interim Therapeutic Restorations for EFDAs and Dental Hygienists to maximize the skills utilized under teledentistry.

Registration Deadline:

  • Complete registration and payment must be received the Sunday before the course.
  • Course maximum is 30 participants.

Interim Therapeutic Restorations for EFDAs and Dental Hygienists  

This course is presented by Heather Ferris, RDH, EFDA, BSDH

Course Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022 

The course fee is $125.00

This course is 2 credit hours that explore the dental professional's role in the use and placement of interim therapeutic restorations. This course contains a didactic and clinical component and fulfills the Ohio State Dental Board's educational requirement for a dental hygienist and/or dental auxiliary to place interim therapeutic restorations under teledentistry in Ohio.

Consider taking this course in conjunction with Silver Diamine Fluoride for EFDAs and Dental Hygienists to maximize the skills utilized under teledentistry.

Registration Deadline:

  • Complete registration and payment must be received by the Sunday.

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Contact Information

Dental Hygiene Program
Phone: 513-558-9478
Email: dentalhygiene@ucblueash.edu