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Jessica Vignapiano
Display Name
Jessica Vignapiano
Title
Adjunct Professor
Department
Dental Hygiene
Office Location
NYCCT
Academic interests

Dental Hygiene

My Courses

DEN 2400 (Spring 2024)

DEN 2400 (Spring 2024)

Principles of Dental Hygiene Care IV

DEN1200 | Spring 2024 | Principles of DH Care II

DEN1200 | Spring 2024 | Principles of DH Care II

Writing Intensive 2 cl hrs, 8 lab hrs DEN 1200|1200L is a continuation of the study of the principles and techniques involved in the practice of dental hygiene as introduced in DEN 1100|1100L. All aspects of adult care will be presented in lectures and in clinical practice. Prerequisites: DEN 1100, DEN 1112, DEN 1114; Corequisites: DEN 1217, DEN 1218

DEN 1100 Fall 2023 – Principles of Dental Hygiene Care I

DEN 1100 Fall 2023 – Principles of Dental Hygiene Care I

DEN 1100/1100L is an introduction to the didactic concepts and clinical techniques and principles involved in the practice of dental hygiene. Emphasis is on the principles of optimal patient care involving: aseptic techniques, patient assessment, personal oral hygiene and plaque control, fundamentals of instrumentation and related body mechanics, principles of instrument sharpening, and emerging modalities. Basic principles and elements of social and behavioral sciences are reinforced.

DEN 2300, Fall 2023

DEN 2300, Fall 2023

Advanced didactic material and clinical experience. The instructor serves as a group facilitator who assists the student in developing an appreciation for the concepts, topics and procedures related to the clinical experience and in integrating the material into the practice of clinical oral hygiene.

DEN 2318 Dental Materials – Fall 2023

DEN 2318 Dental Materials – Fall 2023

The study of sources, physical and chemical characteristics of materials used in dentistry. To acquaint the student with the chemical and physical properties of those dental materials and devices which are most commonly used in dental practice. Emphasis is placed on how such properties may affect the care and manipulation of those materials and devices. To understand the properties of materials as they relate to the proper use of or the care and maintenance of these materials, when providing dental hygiene care. The Dental Hygienist role in the recommended use of dental materials, as well as, the care and maintenance are stressed throughout the didactic and laboratory components of this course. The laboratory exercises scheduled in this course complement the didactic lecture and offer the student clinical and laboratory experience in the manipulation and application of dental materials commonly used in operative, restorative, and preventative procedures.

My Projects

Office of the Provost

Office of the Provost

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DEN 1200 Faculty Calibration 2024

DEN 1200 Faculty Calibration 2024

This site is designed to furnish DEN 1200 faculty with the lesson plans and resources needed to facilitate active and effective student learning and to ensure consistency across the faculty.

Dental Hygiene Department Faculty OpenLab Site

Dental Hygiene Department Faculty OpenLab Site

This site is for FT/PT Dental Hygiene faculty. Please request membership to join and, once you are a member, please visit the project site.

DEN 1100 Fall 2023 – Faculty only

DEN 1100 Fall 2023 – Faculty only

This project is created for DEN 1100 instructors. The objective is to share all course-relevant information with faculty on a unified platform.

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