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Dental Hygiene Course Schedule

Find out about courses in dental hygiene available at The University of New Mexico Dental Medicine program in Albuquerque, NM. 

Schedule as of September 30, 2019

Provides student with the theoretical basis to perform clinical dental hygiene. Topics covered include: intra- and extraoral examination procedures, periodontal tissue characteristics, occlusion and basic dental hygiene instrumentation. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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CANCELLED
001
20035Lecture Staff 319
00267962

M  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  136

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Justine  E  Stambaugh - JStambaugh@salud.unm.edu31

Provides the student with hands-on experiences in a clinical setting. Students practice dental hygiene evaluative and instrumentation skills learned in 301. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00120037

WF  9:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  249

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Justine  E  Stambaugh - JStambaugh@salud.unm.edu253
Fees: $ 800

Didactic, laboratory and clinical course which includes basic concepts for radiation physics, radiation biology and protection, exposure techniques, film processing and mounting, quality assurance and radiographic appearance of normal and some abnormal anatomic landmarks. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
CANCELLED
001
60723Combined Lecture/Lab Staff 319
Fees: $ 200
00267963

WR  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  CLNC

T  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  131

Combined Lecture/Lab
Vicki  G  Pizanis - vickig@unm.edu31
Fees: $ 200

An introduction to emergency situations in the dental office with emphasis on taking and recording health/dental history and procedures required to prevent occurrence of an emergency situation. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene. {Fall}

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CANCELLED
001
58246Lecture Staff 224

Pathology of the head and neck and the major diseases that affect the oral cavity. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene. {Spring}

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00149900

M  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  136

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Diana  B  Aboytes - DAboytes@salud.unm.edu31

Advanced clinical concepts and procedures. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00158248

R  1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  136

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Diana  B  Aboytes - DAboytes@salud.unm.edu2 Section Full

Students refine dental hygiene skills while learning new techniques. Emphasis is placed upon the quality of care the student renders. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00120068

T  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  CLNC

TR  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  CLNC

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Diana  B  Aboytes - DAboytes@salud.unm.edu32
Fees: $ 1000

Developing of research in regard to special areas in dental hygiene with emphasis on writing reports. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00163452

F  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  134

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu3 Section Full

Study of the dental care delivery system in the world today and a global perspective of the science of oral disease prevention. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00120083

W  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  136

Web Enhanced - Lecture
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu32

Instruction and clinical practice in the administration of local anesthetic agents and other pain control treatment modalities. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00120089

M  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Novitski Hall (Dental Program)  136

Web Enhanced - Combined Lecture/Lab
Demetra  D  Logothetis - DLogothetis@salud.unm.edu315
Fees: $ 200

This course includes the Etiology of prevalent oral diseases with a focus upon developing the education skills necessary to counsel dental hygiene patients. Dental and periodontal charting techniques are introduced. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00145426

 Online  1

Online - Lecture
Christina    Calleros - CCalleros@salud.unm.edu21
Fees: $ 70

An introduction to emergency situations in the dental office with emphasis on taking and recording health/dental history and procedures required to prevent occurrence of an emergency situation. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene. {Fall}

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00267968

 Online  1

Online - Lecture
Christina    Calleros - CCalleros@salud.unm.edu21
Fees: $ 70

In depth discussions focusing on current issues facing the dental hygiene discipline. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00266015

 Online  1

Managed Online Programs - Lecture
Christina    Calleros - CCalleros@salud.unm.edu315

Topical research and new procedures that cannot be accommodated in the regular dental hygiene curriculum. Hours arranged. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00168367

 Online  1

Online - Independent Study
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu15
Fees: $ 35
00266023

 Online  1

Managed Online Programs - Independent Study
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu318

Developing of research in regard to special areas in dental hygiene with emphasis on writing reports. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00266028

 Online  1

Managed Online Programs - Lecture
Diana  B  Aboytes - DAboytes@salud.unm.edu311

Provides the student with the opportunity to achieve educational and clinical skills and in depth knowledge in various dental care delivery systems. Restriction: admitted to B.S.D.H. Dental Hygiene.

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00266030

 Online  1

Managed Online Programs - Practice Experience
Lindsey  M  Lee - lindseylee@salud.unm.edu314

Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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00120091

 Online  1

Online - Lecture
Demetra  D  Logothetis - DLogothetis@salud.unm.edu316
Fees: $ 100

Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00124665

 Online  1

Online - Independent Study
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu1 TO 67
Fees: $ 100

Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00120093

 Online  1

Online - Lecture/Practice Experience
Demetra  D  Logothetis - DLogothetis@salud.unm.edu410
Fees: $ 100

Topical research and new procedures that cannot be accommodated in the regular dental hygiene curriculum. Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00145650

 Online  1

Online - Independent Study
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu313
Fees: $ 100

Developing of research in regard to special areas in dental hygiene with emphasis on writing reports. Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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#CRNTime/LocationInstructorCreditsSeats Available
00139966

 Online  1

Online - Lecture
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu313
Fees: $ 100

Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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00145651

 Online  1

Online - Lecture
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu310
Fees: $ 100

Continuation of research, culminating in Master's Degree Thesis. The student is responsible for following procedures of the Office of Graduate Studies. Offered on a CR/NC basis only. Restriction: admitted to M.S. Dental Hygiene.

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00350176

 Online  1

Online - Thesis
Christine  N  Nathe - CNathe@salud.unm.edu1 TO 62
Fees: $ 100