Our company is based on the belief that all aspects of Dental Safety Knowledge & Practice leads to COMPLIANCE. Dr. Puttaiah is a leader in Infection Control, Occupational Safety and HIPAA and is committed to helping clinics work towards those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our consulting is from Dental Practices that are High-End and care about Patients and Employees without shirking on Quality. We welcome the opportunity to TRAIN your Group, EARN your TRUST and deliver to you STATE-OF-THE-ART programs in dental safety.
Location: your clinic or at scheduled group sessions
Tuesday: 1.00 PM - 900 PM
Wednesday: 8.00 AM - 12.00 Noon; and 5.00 PM - 9.00 PM
Fridays & Saturdays: 8.00 AM - 9.00 PM
trainer: Dr. Raghunath Puttaiah
Dr. Raghunath Puttaiah, a public health dentist, completed his graduate studies in Epidemiology, International Health, Dental Public Health and a Residency in Dental Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He was the first recipient of the prestigious Johnson & Johnson Medical Inc. Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Infectious Disease Control in Dentistry Award at the University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio Dental School. Currently, he is a tenured professor in Diagnostic Sciences at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry in Dallas, Texas. He has provided over 100 Training Programs in Infection Control, OSHA and HIPAA in the US and abroad. He actively conducts train-the-trainer program for Faculty in multiple countries in Dental Safety through the International College of Dentists. He has also provided numerous in-office programs for high-end practices in the United States for over 25 years.
Dr. Puttaiah has developed all his training materials, some of which are being used by other trainers worldwide. He also crafted the Dental Safety Standards for India, which was released by the Hon. Prime Minister of India. He has helped the Russian Federation formulate their Dental Safety Standards. He has conducted numerous research projects funded by industry and NIH/NIDCR-SBIR grants, presented over 100 original research abstracts and published multiple book chapters, research papers, review papers, and regular columns on Dental Infection Control.
He is an ad hoc reviewer for the Journal of American Dental Association, Journal of Dental Education, among others. He is the Editor-at-Large for the Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, the World Journal of Dentistry, and a grant reviewer for HRSA and PCORI. He has been a consultant for over 25 dental industries.
Dr. Puttaiah has been an invited speaker, a keynote speaker on dental infection control and safety in the United States, India, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Taiwan, Philippines, Malaysia, Thailand, Russia, Italy, Jamaica, China, and the Middle East (Lebanon). He is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, Scientific Director of Dental Safety Programs and provides Infection Control Train-The-Trainer Programs and Antimicrobial Stewardship Training to ICD Fellows worldwide.