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2020 OSAP Annual Conference

OSAP 2020 Annual Conference

 

2020 OSAP Annual Conference

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

May 28 - 30, 2020  |  Minneapolis, MN

Overview Pre-Conference Details  |  Agenda  |  Registration  |  Call for Abstracts
Continuing Dental Education  | Permissions and Code of Conduct

 OVERVIEW  

The OSAP Annual Conference brings together the most innovative thinkers in dental infection prevention, occupational health, and patient safety. The 2020 program will cover a wide variety of topics relevant to dental infection control including evolving guidance, compliance, and emerging infection prevention and safety issues. Topical and authoritative information will be provided on the most relevant science, policies, procedures, and resources for patient and provider infection control and safety.


After attending, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe current and emerging issues related to infection prevention and safety in oral healthcare settings.
  2. List new resources, tools, and networks to optimize compliance.
  3. Identify important attributes to develop and enhance global leadership for the optimal delivery of infection prevention and The Safest Dental VisitTM.

 Target Audience:

  • Clinicians
  • Educators
  • Infection Control Coordinators
  • Consultants and Lecturers
  • Compliance Officers of State Dental Boards
  • Risk Managers
  • Policy Makers
  • Sterilization Technicians
  • Compliance Officers of State Dental Boards
  • Hospitals and Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) with Dental Clinics
  • Companies Engaged in Infection Control and Safety Products and Services

  

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PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE:  
BASIC TRAINING – DENTAL INFECTION PREVENTION AND SAFETY 

The Basic Training – Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course is a 1.5-day, pre-conference course. This intense, fast-paced course is presented by national and international experts in dental infection prevention and patient safety. Basic Training is a fundamental level course will provide a comprehensive review of the basics in dental infection control.


Participants will leave with new information and resources to help them better address their infection prevention and safety challenges. Participants also will meet new colleagues who share your interest in this critically important topic area.

This course offers 11 hours of CE credit plus a copy of the newly updated OSHA & CDC Guidelines: OSAP Interact Training System – 6th Edition workbook ($175 value), checklists, tools, and much more.

Successful completion of the Interact workbook and corresponding assessment counts toward the education requirements for two certifications:

  • OSAP-DANB Certified in Dental Infection Prevention and ControlTM (CDIPCTM) - A clinically focused professional certification
  • OSAP-DANB Dental Industry Specialist in Infection Prevention and ControlTM (DISIPCTM) - An industry (dental trade)-focused professional certification

To learn more visit: dentalinfectioncontrol.org


Target Audience:

  • Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs)
  • Indian Health Services (IHS)
  • Public Health
  • Others

VIEW PRE-CONFERENCE COURSE AGENDA

 

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REGISTRATION

OSAP member registration fees apply to all membership levels above Basic. You must log into your OSAP account to receive the member rate. Please note:
  • Welcome Dinner:
    • Included in the Annual Conference ONLY and Basic Training + Annual Conference registration fee.
    • Not included in Basic Training - Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course ONLY.
    • Guest tickets can be purchased.
  • Saturday Night Social - River Cruise:
    • Requires an additional registration fee.
       
 OSAP Member * Early-bird Rate
(by 3.31.20)
Regular Rate
(by 5.14.20)
On-Site Rate
(after 5.14.20)
)
 Annual Conference ONLY  $645 $725 $805
 Annual Conference ONLY - Additional Attendee $545 $625   $705
 Basic Training: Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course ONLY    $345 $345  $345 
 Basic Training + Annual Conference    $845 $845  $845 
 Welcome Dinner - Additional Guest (per person) $100 $100 $100
 Saturday Night Social - River Cruise (per person)  $100 $100   $100

 *Those with Basic (online membership) will receive Non-Member pricing.

Note: Students please contact OSAP for the student rate.

Non-Member Early-bird Rate
(by 3.31.20)
Regular Rate
(by 5.14.20)
On-Site Rate
(after 5.14.20)
)
Annual Conference ONLY $800 $880 $960
Annual Conference ONLY - Additional Attendee $700 $780 $860
 Basic Training: Dental Infection Prevention and Safety Course ONLY $345   $345 $345 
 Basic Training + Annual Conference $845   $845 $845 
 Welcome Dinner - Additional Guest (per person) $100 $100 $100
 Saturday Night Social - River Cruise (per person)  $100  $100 $100

 

To ensure we can accommodate your needs, please indicate your requirements on the registration form. If you have any questions, contact OSAP at Office@OSAP.org

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CALL FOR ABSTRACTS  

For 2020, OSAP is inviting infection control clinicians, educators, and researchers from around the world and at all career stages to submit abstracts for poster presentations at our 2020 Annual Conference. 

Abstracts that are accepted for presentation at the OSAP Annual Conference may be published in a special issue of the OSAP Journal of Dental Infection Control and Safety.

Submission deadline is Friday, February 7.

Learn More

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CONTINUING DENTAL EDUCATION  

OSAP is an ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP) Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.  Please email the OSAP office at office@osap.org or call +1 (410) 571-0003 if you wish to be in contact with the course author/creator(s) with any questions or for clarification of course concepts.

Participants requesting professional continuing education credits will receive a CE verification form to record the CE numbers for the specific courses they attend. To receive continuing education credit, participants must sign in at the conference, attend the sessions, record the assigned CE number for each lecture attended (note: CE verification numbers are announced at the end of each session), and complete the required evaluation forms. Attendees maintain their CE verification form as proof of participation in the educational programming.

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JUSTIFICATION

Budgets are always top of mind and meeting attendance is especially scrutinized to ensure the investment of time and money is worth the price. We've put together a letter to help participants prepare a thoughtful justification that clearly demonstrates the value of attending the 2020 OSAP Annual Conference.

Download the OSAP Annual Conference justification letter.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have questions about the program, logistics, or registration:

  • Email: Office@OSAP.org
  • Phone: +1 (410) 571-0003 | US & Canada: +1 (800) 298-6727
  • Mailing Address:  3525 Piedmont Road NE | Building 5, Ste 300 | Atlanta, GA 30305 | USA

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INVOICE PAYMENT

Any invoices for Annual Conference must be paid by May 14, 2020. Payment can be made immediately via credit card upon registration, or payment can be made by creating an invoice. The invoice can be paid via credit card or check. OSAP also accepts purchase orders.

CANCELLATIONS, REFUNDS & SUBSTITUTIONS 

All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing by May 14, 2020. An 80% refund of conference fees will be given for cancellations received by March 31,2020. A 50% refund of conference fees will be given for cancellations received between April 1, 2020, and May 14, 2020. No refunds will be granted for requests postmarked after May 14, 2020. Submit all requests to OSAP via email at office@osap.org. OSAP regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows. All requests for exceptions to the cancellation/refund policy must be submitted in writing by the registrant with appropriate documentation no later than May 14, 2020. After that time, no refund considerations will be made. 

Substitutions within this program are gladly accepted. A substitution of your full registration is permitted prior to the conference by submitting a written request to office@osap.org. Onsite transfers are not permitted. The individual submitting the substitution request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution before the change can be made. Badge sharing, splitting, and reprints are strictly prohibited. 

OSAP is not responsible for airfare, hotel, or other costs incurred by participants in the event of a program or registration cancellation. As added protection against unforeseen circumstances, OSAP suggests travel insurance.

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PERMISSIONS

OSAP offers registrants contact information to facilitate networking after the course. By registering, you give OSAP permission to include your name and contact details on the attendance list. During the registration process, there is an option to opt-out of this attendance list. Alternatively, if you do not wish to be included on the attendance list, email your exclusion request to office@osap.org by May 14, 2020.

OSAP takes photos during the course. By registering, you give OSAP permission to use any images taken at the course in which you appear, as well as any written comments you submit on evaluation forms.

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CODE OF CONDUCT

OSAP’s Code of Conduct, outlines OSAP’s expectations for anyone attending or contributing to an OSAP meeting or educational activity, as well as the consequences for unacceptable behavior. If you are the subject of unacceptable behavior or have witnessed any such behavior during conference events, please contact Michelle Lee, OSAP’s Executive Director at M +1 404-944-4824 or MLee@osap.org.

OSAP’s Code of Conduct

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