Kayla Gallegos is NMDHA's 2021 - 2022 President!

Read Kayla's message to New Mexico Dental Hygienists.

Registration is open!

14 CEUs!

Detailed Schedule & Registration

Both in-person & virtual options available!

In-person:  Marriott Uptown in ABQ: 2101 Louisiana Blvd NE, ABQ.

Hot breakfast & hot lunch included for in-person attendees.

Virtual:  The CEs will be presented live via Zoom.  Speakers & attendees will be able to interact in real time (synchronous), which allows for the CEs to count as in-person CEs.  In other words, the CEs will not count against the maximum number of CEs allowed in the category of online, webinar, or self-study courses.

Friday topics:

 Stephanie Botts - The Dental Professional’s Role in Supporting Patients with Substance Abuse Disorder

Dr.Fiona Collins - Joining the Expanding Dots on Oral Systemic Health

Dr. Fiona Collins - Occupational Hazards and Oral Health

Saturday topics:

 Candace Owens - Mouth, Body, and Mind: Integration of Behavioral and Oral Health

NM Health Resources

NUPAC (Nicotine Use Prevention and Control)

General Membership Business Meeting - Includes elections, installation and raffle.

Catherine Sovereign: Essential First Aid for Adults

Hannah Becker: Mindset Reset:  Cultivating the Mindset and Habits to Defeat Burnout and Create Lasting Motivation

There will be ample time to visit the vendors!

Hotel Reservations at the Marriott Uptown:
Contact Jasmin Noorullah-Wright via phone (505) 837-6634 (Monday – Friday) or email
Mention the NMDHA room block to Jasmin.
Calling the hotel front desk will not allow you to reserve a room at the discounted fee or under the room block.  
The discounted fee is $149/night plus taxes & fees.
Deadline for the NMDHA group rate: September 30, 2022.  


CE Certificates will be emailed to attendees approximately 14 days after Scientific Session.


Special Dietary Needs:

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 NMDHA represents the interests of over 1300 dental hygienists in New Mexico. This non-profit, volunteer-based professional association serves all dental hygienists in New Mexico.