Healthy Workplace Advisory Committee (HWAC)

Mandate: The HWAC provides advice to the Manager of Professional Practice, who endeavors to promote resources and education enabling dental hygienists to attain and maintain a healthy and respectful work environment. The committee also assists in the identification of existing resources and the development of new resources by providing ideas and feedback. The HWAC mandate aligns with CDHA Board Ends policies.


Dental Hygienists

Andrea Fulkerson, Chair
Private Practice

Meaghan Bennett
Oulton College

Abdulrahman Ghoneim
University of Toronto

Catherine McConnell
John Abbott College

Elaine Powell

Leanne Rodine
Alberta Health Services

Deborah Winick-Daniel
Bayshore HealthCare

Non dental hygienists

Mireille Cyr
Mental Health Commission of Canada

Melanie Weller
Gowan Health

Committee staff: Donna Wells, manager of professional practice.

Call for members: There are currently no open positions on this committee.