Continuing Education Webinar

Surface Disinfection Back to Basics

The importance of proper infection prevention and control protocols is at the forefront for healthcare providers of all segments. Surface disinfection plays a key role in the effort to keep dental patients and staff safe. This webinar will discuss the scientific principles regarding pathogenic microorganisms, their role in infectious disease transmission and methods of preventing disease transmission resulting from contact with environmental surfaces.


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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course the learner will be able to:

  • Explain the regulatory requirements of the different disinfection standards
  • Understand the differences in surface disinfectant chemistries and kill vs. contact times
  • Recognize the difference in products for use with clinical and housekeeping surfaces
  • Know how to properly select and use surface disinfectants in your clinical setting


 John Molinari, PhD

Kimberly Grensavitch, MJ, BA, RDH