CDHA Virtual Annual General Meeting & Education Session 2022

President’s Welcome

Wendy Stewart, RDH Wendy Stewart, RDH

On behalf of the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association’s (CDHA) board of directors, I would like to invite you to CDHA’s virtual annual general meeting (AGM) and education session. We hope you will join us on October 22 to learn about the work of CDHA, approve the selection of financial auditors, and learn about guided biofilm therapy sponsored by Oral Science.

Agenda for Saturday, October 22

Note: Times listed are in Eastern Time.

Time Event Presenter

10:45 – 10:55 am ET

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11:00 – 11:03 am ET

Introduction & Welcome

Wendy Stewart, CDHA president

11:03 – 11:05 am ET

Greetings from Oral Science

Fazila Hassanali, RDH

11:05 – 11:55 am ET

The Magic of Air on Dysbiotic Biofilms sponsored by

Join us for a presentation on guided biofilm therapy (GBT). Melissa will answer your most pressing questions and share the compelling science, and benefits surrounding the magic of GBT. Questions for the speaker will be collected from participants in advance of the event.

Note: The speaker will endeavour to answer as many questions as possible. Questions can only be submitted until October 10.

Melissa A Obrotka, BA, RDH

11:55 am – 12:00 pm ET



12:00 – 1:00 pm ET

Annual General Meeting


Notice of Annual General Meeting

Members-Only Event

Notice is hereby given that the annual meeting of the members of CDHA will be held virtually via Zoom on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at 12:00 pm ET. Click below to access the proxy form and submit it to the CDHA office as instructed, no later than 4:00 pm ET on October 14, 2022.

The annual financial statements and the auditor’s reports will be made available on CDHA’s website and at the registered office of the CDHA and any member may, on request, obtain a printed copy free of charge at the registered office or by prepaid mail.

Note: Only CDHA active, life, and graduated student members are eligible to vote and must do so using the Zoom online platform. Those choosing to use the Zoom conference call option will not have the ability to vote during the session and must complete a proxy form in advance as indicated above.

Notice and proxy form (PDF)

Before joining the session on a computer or mobile device, be sure to download the Zoom app. For those who do not have access to a computer or mobile device, there will be an option to dial in using a Zoom conference call number but you will not have the ability to vote during the session. In this case, please complete the proxy form as indicated above.

Are you curious about what happened at last year’s virtual AGM? The recorded version of the 2021 Annual General Meeting is still available.

Education Session