Northeast Component

Northeast Component 2021-04-26T12:27:41-04:00

The Northeast Component includes the following counties:

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

Component News and Information

BoT Spring Meeting Update

 

Download PDF here to read more about the BoT Spring Meeting!

 

Upcoming

Northeast Component Courses

Jan
16
Sun
2022
Working SMARTer …. It is not just for kids – Going deeper with the many uses of silver diamine fluoride @ Zoom
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Earn 2 CEUs
Speaker Kyle Isaacs, RDH

Learn More / Registration

Announcements

NE Component Baseball Game

Join the NE Component for a Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs vs Sranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders baseball game on September 18th! Families are welcome!
Click here to register: https://www.cezoom.com/events/?course=8954

CE for Judging our PA DH Student Informative Poster Presentations

Now is the time to reserve your spot to be a judge for the Annual Student Informative Poster Presentations! The date is 11-11-21 and they will be presented between 6:30 PM-8:30 PM. They will be held VIRTUALLY through CEZoom (see link below to register for this 2CE credit course) The proceeds from this event will go to the PDHA Scholarships given to a DH student/ RDH graduate. PDHA and the PA Dental Hygiene students THANK YOU for your support!!!

PDHA Public Health- Nursing Home Project

Working with Nursing Home Staff to Improve the Oral Hygiene of Residents. The Public Health Committee of the Pennsylvania Dental Hygienists’ Association (PDHA) has available a CE program for a PA hygienist , who is a current member of the ADHA.

Penn Hy-PAC Lifetime Membership

Now is the time to step up and support PDHA and our Political Action Committee. Morgan Plant, our lobbyist, and the Government Relations Committee, are continually working to advance Dental Hygiene and our scope of practice.

PDHA Scholarship for Further Education

PDHA is proud to offer the PDHA Scholarship for Further Education (formerly called the Clark J. Hollister Scholarship). We are offering this member benefit and thank you for your support for your association and investment in your continued education.

PDHA Leadership Development Retreat

Our Leadership Development Retreat is in the books! PDHA hosted a dynamic session with Dr. Kelly Tanner and the attendees loved this session! All attendees received the book "Leader Shift" by John C. Maxwell and Dr. Tanner led incredible interactive activities for the group. This session was so very valuable to propel attendees to the next level both in and out of the operatory. A big thank you to our sponsors, Premier Dental, ToothShower, Penn College of Technology and Cetylite. One lucky attendee won a ToothShower in a giveaway drawing!

SECTOR 7:  Erin Heap –  representing Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Tioga, and Union Counties
Email: erinheap2016@gmail.com

SECTOR 8:  Elizabeth Puzak-Frushon – representing Bradford, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming Counties
Email: Bfrushon@gmail.com

SECTOR 9:  Cynthia Workman – representing Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe, Northampton, and Pike Counties
Email: cynthiasw55@gmail.com

Administrative Chair: Jacey Mitchel, RDH, MS jmitchell923@comcast.net

Public Relations: Lorraine Lockawich RDH, PHDHP, MBA lorirdh@rcn.com

Govermental Relations / Legislative: Rachel Coffee RDH, MS rcoffee@luzerne.edu

Public Health/ Community Outreach: Beth Frushon, RDH, B.S. PHDHP bfrushon@gmail.com

Continuing Education: Cynthia Staffieri Workman  RDH, BS  cynthiasw55@gmail.com

Membership: Tiffany Kilpatrick, RDH, BSDH pdha@outlook.com

Connect with us on Facebook!

Reminder

REMEMBER to complete your mandatory continuing education requirements before you submit your license renewal form. The current cycle runs from April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2020.