Three first-year Roane State Community College dental hygiene students recently won second place at the Tennessee Dental Hygiene Association, or TDHA, table clinic competition.
The studentsâ€”Bethany Brisson (Maryville), Laci Carroll (Clinton), and Jessica Swanger (Kingston)â€”attended the TDHAâ€™s annual conference in Franklin. Their research table clinic was about the transfer of bacteria from parent/caregiver to child, resulting in tooth decay. Their work was awarded second place in the competition.
The students competed against six other dental hygiene programs from Tennessee. [Read more…]