This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.Dr. Margaret Scarlett is the originator of the first infection control guidelines for dentistry from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and has served 17 years at the CDC. She is the current contractor to CDC on infectious and chronic disease management.
Dr. Scarlett is a national and international expert on infection control, consultant to World Health Organization and Pan American Health Organization and international ministries of health, as well as global dental schools. Prior to retirement from CDC, Dr. Scarlett was a Senior Policy Analyst in the Office of Public Health and Science, Department of Health and Human Services from 1998-2000. She has 23 years of experience with oral health policy and practice. She was a contributor to Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health, 2000.
She is the author of 24 published articles on oral health. She is the recipient of 7 Governmental Awards for exemplary service in oral health and women’s health. She is a professional lecturer in dentistry, including infection control, infectious and chronic disease and bioterrorism and pandemic flu.
Dr. Scarlett declares having received an honorarium from Young Innovations for preparing this course.