OSAP Announces 2024 Anna Nelson Scholarship PDF Print Email
Thursday, September 14, 2023 01:52 PM

For additional information, contact:
Ashley Quackenbush, MPH, CHES
Senior Director, Education and Marketing
(404) 789-3155
[email protected]

September 14, 2023 (ATLANTA, GA) -The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention is accepting scholarship applications for the 2024 Anna Nelson, CDA, RDA, MA Scholarship. The scholarship was established in memory of Ms. Nelson, a leader in dental assisting and infection control who passionately advocated to advance dental assistants’ understanding of, and compliance with, the guidelines, regulations and best practices to prevent disease transmission in dental settings.

The scholarship is for practicing dental assistants and provides 25% off the early-bird member rate for the 2024 OSAP Dental Infection Control Boot Camp™ and one free year of OSAP Premium Membership (total value $244.75). Dental assistants can find additional application requirements here. Applications are due October 16, 2023, and recipients will be notified by October 23, 2023.

The 2024 OSAP Dental Infection Control Boot Camp™ provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential principles and practices of infection prevention and safety within the dental setting. It will take place in Atlanta, GA, at the Crowne Plaza Atlanta Perimeter at Ravinia from February 5 – 7. Sessions will be recorded and available to all registered participants starting February 26. Those who are unable to join in Atlanta can select the On-Demand Only option and receive access to the session recordings for 60 days starting February 26.

More details can be found at osapbootcamp.org.

About OSAP

The Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP) is the only nonprofit membership association for oral healthcare professionals that focuses exclusively on infection prevention and patient and provider safety. OSAP’s mission is to be the leading provider of infection prevention and control education, training, and credentialing that supports safe dental visits. For additional information, visit www.osap.org.