School of Dentistry

Continuing Dental Education

Providing timely and practical continuing education for dental professionals

Course details

Dental Hygiene Refresher: A Hands-on Program

Monday-Friday, May 4-8, 2015 

School of Dentistry
Lynda J. Young Conference Room
( 6-410 Moos Health Sciences Tower)
515 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 

Moos HS Tower is located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus, at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Harvard Street SE


Final registration will begin at 7:30 AM on Monday.
Continental breakfast will be available during registration on Monday and on each subsequent day.
The program will run from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Monday; 8:00 am to 5:15 PM on Tuesday; 12:00 PM to 8:45 PM on Wednesday; 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM on Thursday; and 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM on Friday.
Refreshment breaks and lunch or dinner will be included each day.

If you have special dietary needs or are disabled and have special needs, please contact us at least two weeks prior to the program date.


We suggest that you bring a jacket or sweater to help you adjust to the seemingly inevitable changes in meeting room temperature.


A full refund will be issued if you cancel at least 30 days before the program. If you cancel less than one month prior to the program a $100 processing fee will be deducted from your refund. For registrations charged to your credit card the refund will be credited to your account. No cash refunds will be issued on charged registrations.


Clinic attire must include long pants and closed-toe leather shoes. The School of Dentistry will provide over-garments that comply with OSHA standards for infectious disease control and general safety.  Non-latex gloves and masks will also be provided.  If you have special glove or mask needs, please bring them with you.

The School of Dentistry will provide patients and instrument kits for the clinical sessions involving patient care.


Parking is available in the Washington Avenue Ramp The Washington Avenue Ramp is located at 501 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.

You will need to push the button on the stationary box in order to receive a parking slip and activate the gate. Detailed instructions for exiting the ramp will be provided during the program. Parking charges will be billed to Continuing Dental Education.

If EVENT PARKING is in place as you enter the ramp, please inform the attendant that you are attending a Continuing Dental Education conference in the School of Dentistry.

PLEASE NOTE: If you park anywhere besides the Washington Ave. Ramp, you will be responsible for the parking fees.

The Commons Hotel Guests Only: If you are staying at the Commons Hotel, we encourage that you make parking reservations directly with the hotel. We cannot validate parking for overnight stays. Validated parking is only available during course hours.


A limited number of rooms have been reserved at the Commons Hotel. The Commons Hotel is located directly across the street from the Dental School. To reserve your room at the special Continuing Dental Education rate,

  • go to
  • click on Book Now
  • select your dates of stay
  • under the Group Code, enter 050315UCDE

Please note that the room block cut-off date is April 12, 2015.

Link to a list of hotels near campus.

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