St. Lu­cia slated as venue for 2-day Den­tal Event

The Star (St. Lucia) - - LOCAL -

Canadian-based Saint Lu­cian, Ro­sula (Rossie) Mor­gan, Head of op­er­a­tions and founder of Mors CE Ser­vices ral­lies more sup­port from the lo­cal den­tal com­mu­nity as the date of a ma­jor den­tal sym­po­sium draws near. In as­so­ci­a­tion with the St. Lu­cia Med­i­cal and Den­tal As­so­ci­a­tion, a two-day Den­tal Pro­fes­sional Devel­op­ment event will take place from Fri­day 17 to Satur­day 18 April, 2015 at the Bay Gar­dens Ho­tel.

It is the in­ten­tion of Ms. Mor­gan to have the event in­tro­duce qual­i­fied den­tal spe­cial­ists and pro­fes­sion­als as guest speak­ers, will­ing to share their knowl­edge with the par­tic­i­pants. She is en­cour­ag­ing the den­tal com­mu­nity of St. Lu­cia and the rest of the Caribbean is­lands to take ad­van­tage of the op­por­tu­nity this event has to of­fer.

Dr. Vic­tor H. East­mond, Chair­man of Caribbean Den­tal Pro­gram Inc. will be present with open­ing re­marks. The lec­tur­ers in­clude Dr. Sam Kratch­man, As­so­ciate Pro­fes­sor of En­dodon­tics from the Uni­ver­sity of Penn­syl­va­nia who is also in charge of their mi­cro­sur­gi­cal pro­gram; Dr. John Odai, an En­dodon­tics Spe­cial­ist promi­nently known in the Canadian na­tional cap­i­tal of Ottawa; Dr. Nancy Bood­hoo who is af­fil­i­ated with the Med­i­cal Pro­tec­tion So­ci­ety (MPS) and is the Head of Op­er­a­tions for the Caribbean and Ber­muda deal­ing with med­i­cal and den­tal mat­ters; Layla Fer­gu­son, Bar­ris­ter re­sid­ing in the UK but of St. Lu­cian de­scent; Dr. Mira Ghaly, Pe­ri­odon­tics Spe­cial­ist, board cer­ti­fied by the Royal Col­lege of Den­tists of Canada and the Amer­i­can Board of Pe­ri­odon­tol­ogy; and Jes­sica Lund, a CDA Health Care Pro­fes­sional and owner of 1st On the Scene, a health and safety train­ing com­pany, well­known and re­spected within the health care com­mu­nity in Ottawa.

Par­tic­i­pants are urged to reg­is­ter for the hands-on Endo cour­ses where space is limited and also the two-day lec­tures to ob­tain their 12CE cred­its. Lec­tures in­clude 3-D En­dodon­tics; Con­sent & Record Keep­ing; The Term ‘Next of Kin' -what it means legally to you, the Den­tist; Pe­ri­odon­tal As­sess­ment & Links to Sys­temic Dis­eases; and In­fec­tion Pre­ven­tion and Con­trol.

Par­tic­i­pants are en­cour­aged to join in the so­cial events with a Wel­come Cock­tail on Fri­day evening and to also en­joy the scenic beauty of St. Lu­cia with a sun­set cruise, na­ture trails and more.

Mors CE Ser­vices pro­vides den­tal prac­ti­tion­ers with ac­cess to lec­tures and cour­ses pre­sented by renowned in­ter­na­tional pro­fes­sion­als in the in­dus­try.

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