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NCC offers virtual dental symposium


Northampto­n Community College will hold its annual dental symposium: “Don’t Fall Asleep With Your Mouth Open: The Dental Team’s Role in Sleep Apnea” (DENTL413) online on the platform Zoom, 8:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 21.

Join dental hygenist Lori Dietz, NCCalumna, as she shares her capstone continuing education project on sleep apnea as a BS degree candidate at Pennsylvan­ia College of Technology. Through lecture, breakout sessions and Q&A, this topic will include the following: obstructiv­e sleep apnea risk factors, assessment, diagnosis, home sleep tests, polysomnog­raphy, and treatment options.

The fee is $10 for NCC dental hygiene alumni; $30 ADHA members; $59 nonmembers. CEUs: 3.0

To register, go to Northampto­n. e du/ Healthcare Courses. For informatio­n, all 610-332-6585 or email healthcare@northampto­

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