Meeting Agenda

New York State Board for Dentistry

Full Board Meeting

New York State Education Department
Office of the Professions
State Education Building
89 Washington Avenue, Regents Room - 1st Floor
Albany, NY

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 9:30 A.M.

  1. Welcome & Introduction
  2. Report of the Chairperson
  3. Report of the Acting Executive Secretary
  4. Approval of Minutes from September 2009 Meeting
  5. Status of Board Secretary Recruitment
  6. Executive Committee
    • Discussion of Developing an Executive Committee
    • Report of the Nominating Committee — Election of an Executive Committee
  7. CE for Teaching and Writing
    • Experience of Other Boards
  8. Leadership Meetings Between NYSDA, DHASNY and NYDAA Prior to Board Meetings
  9. Decrease in Licenses Issued
    • # of licenses vs. practicing dentists
    • Study to determine what the decrease actually means
  10. The Path to Regulation Changes
    • Diagram
  11. The Path to a New Statute
    • Diagram
  12. Teeth Whitening Guidance
  13. Anesthesia Regulations
    • Jim Hinds
  14. CODA Accredited Dental Anesthesia Residency Meeting Requirement of Licensure
  15. Allowable Procedures Chart
  16. A Guidance Document for the Practice of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene
    • DOH Regulations on Nursing Homes
  17. Implementation of Chapter 436 of the Laws of 2009
    • Allows dental residents to satisfy the ethics and jurisprudence educational course requirement during the period of their dental residency and limits permits in dentistry
      • Effective Date—January 1, 2010
  18. Old Business
    • Certified Orthodontic Assistant
    • Use of Laser Technology by Dental Hygienist
  19. New Business
    • Committee on the Certified Dental Assistant
      • Reevaluating the number of Certified Dental Assistants in NYS
      • Reevaluating the process to certification
      • Is our current methodology achieving its objectives?
  20. Adjourn


Last Updated: February 10, 2010