Schedule 2018

Get CyberSmart: Technology for an Efficient and Secure Practice

About this Seminar

Getting connected to the web has made running a dental office easier than ever. From processing claims to managing patient data, practices are dependent on the internet to run an effective, patient-centered office. However, with the automation of workflow comes responsibility to protect patient information. In this session, Canadian Dental Association’s Dean Smith will discuss tips on safeguarding your office. He will demystify cyber security, discuss security best practices, and offer CDA member benefits designed to help, such as CDA Secure Send.


Dean Smith

About Dean Smith

Dean Smith is the Information Technology Manager at the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) and is responsible for all aspects of technology at CDA. Working in the IT field since 1998, Dean came to CDA after spending nine years working for High Road Communications where he was responsible for building secure web applications for a variety of clients throughout North America.

Security and risk are the two primary focus areas of Information Technology within CDA and Dean ensures CDA leads Canadian dentistry in promoting security and privacy. Dean has played a key role in the development of mobile computing as well as CDA member services including ITRANS and CDA Secure Send.

  • Location Virtual
  • Date 2020 November 20
  • Start time 11:00 am
  • End time 12:30 pm
  • Category 2
  • Credit hours 1.5
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