Counties:  Tioga, Lycoming, Union, Snyder, Montour, Northumberland, Bradford, Sullivan, Columbia, Susquehanna, Wyoming, Luzerne, Lackawanna, Carbon, Lehigh, Wayne, Pike, Monroe and Northampton.


SECTOR 7: David Tule, RDH –  representing Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Tioga, and Union Counties

SECTOR 8: Kate Karalunas, RDH, PHDHP, BSDH – representing Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties

SECTOR 9: Lorraine Lockawich, RDH, PHDHP, MBA – representing Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, and Pike Counties

Component Leadership:

Sector 9:  Cynthia Staffieri Workman, RDH, BS   Email:


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Saturday, April 28th 2018 Penn College of Technology Williamsport, PA

PHDHP Symposium: Direct Access Oral Care Providers: The PDHA is excited to announce our statewide conference designed specifically for the education and progression of PHDHPs. Join us for a 5CE and Networking Event.

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Local Anesthetics for Dental Hygienists! Update: Saturday March 17, 2018 3CE Certification: June 2, 9, 10, 16 Click here to register!

❖ Friday and Saturday May 18 & 19, 2018: Mom-N-PA, Mission of Mercy, Reading, PA Want to get involved? Click here.

❖ ADHA June 20 – 25, 2018, Columbus, OH, Columbus Convention Center, Headquarter Hotels are the Hyatt Columbus and Hilton Columbus

❖ Saturday October 13, 2018, Tom Viola RM, CCP, 3 CEU, Opioids and Marijuana

❖ Friday November 2, 2018, 3 CEU, Linda Blackiston, RDH, 8:30 am to 11:30am

❖ Thursday November 8 to Sunday November 11, 2018, PDHA Annual Session, in Scranton, PA

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