Our 26th Annual Trade Show and Social will be held on Thursday September 15, 2016 at the St. Elias Centre from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. This event is open to all Ottawa-area dental hygienists.  Join us for a buffet dinner, mingle with colleagues and meet suppliers to discuss the 'latest and greatest' dental hygiene products available to you.

Information for Suppliers:

Suppliers can register and purchase a trade show table before August 31st by selecting register below.   See link:  more information for suppliers. Set up begins at 5:00 p.m.

No password required to purchase a table online.

Purchase Trade Show Table - 2016
September 15, 2016
6:00 pm
Event Information
To pay by cheque, please email Robin Stout at secretary@odhs.ca.
Purchase Trade Show Table - 2016
September 15, 2016,6:00 PM
Regular ($180.00)
Single Cost
Total Cost
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Membership purchase and renewal opens on August 15, 2016.

Annual Trade Show and Social - Please help us kick off our new season on Thursday September 15, 2016 at the St. Elias Centre.

WHIMIS – What’s New?  Speaker: Jessica Lund - Thursday, October 13, 2016

Daily Diary of a Dental Hygienist – Analyzing a typical day in clinical practice from the dental hygienist’s and patient’s perspectives? ——Speaker: Jennifer Turner, Registered Dental Hygienist  - Saturday November 19, 2016 - FALL WORKSHOP

CPR (a.m. session) and/or First Aid (p.m. session) Trainer: Canadian Group Emergency Training Inc. - Saturday November 26, 2016 (member and non-member rates)

Periodontics – Periodontics and the oral-systemic link. ——Speaker: Dr. Robert Bouclin, Periodontist - Tuesday January 17, 2017

Your Portfolio – And all that goes with it. Portfolio (a.m.); documents, policies and modules (p.m.) ——Speaker: Michelle Atkinson, Registered Dental Hygienist - Saturday February 4, 2017   WINTER WORKSHOP ($50.00 fee for members)

Oral Pathology and Peri-Implantitis ——Speaker: Dr. Hassan Moghadam, Oral Surgeon - Wednesday March 22, 2017

Record Keeping ——Speaker: Lisa Taylor, RDH, Registrar / CEO of CDHO - Thursday April 20, 2017

Download and print ODHS Calendar 2016-17


toy mountain 2015 export

The Ottawa Dental Hygienists Society Toy Mountain drop off of 7 bags of toys to Chris Agbaje of the TD bank, Santa’s Elf Rachel Shaw and Kathleen Feres Patry of Kanata Dental Hygiene.

The ODHS 17th Toy Mountain drive was held during the November meeting.

Ottawa children will have smiles on their faces on Christmas morning.  Thanks to these colleagues for participating:

Susan Adiwinata Hg, Kristy Campbell, Caitlin Cashubec, Linda Chevalier, Marg Clunie, Shannon Corry, Nancy Fasken-Edwards, Suzanne Gauthier, Jessica Hendrikx, Kathy Higgin, Diana McGee, Corrine McGuire, Sheryl Millar, Jane O’Neil, Kelly Patterson, Jessica Pinto, Cheryl Ringrose, Teri E. Saade, Marianne Lavallee-Stoddart, Nathalie Wolfe, Kathy Webb

The participation prize winner was Nathalie Wolfe.

Kathleen Feres Patry

The ODHS would also like to thank all those who participated in Toy Mountain campaign this year.  We would also like to thank Kathleen for her many years of organizing this important event!


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