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Dental education and health care resources

Accredited Education The following programs are accredited by the ADA Commission on Accreditation of Dental Programs and dental auxiliary education programs.


Bates Technical College, Tacoma

Program Coordinator: Teri Amundsen, 253.680.7309,

Co-Program Coordinator: Patricia Reno, 253.680.7307,

Bellingham Technical College

Program Coordinator: Alisa Wollens, 360.752.8315,

Academic & Career Advisor: Laura Doss, 360.752.8548,

Clover Park Technical College, Tacoma

Program Director: Roberta Wirth, 253.589.6024,

Renton Technical College

Instructor: Connie Berrysmith, 425.235.2352

Seattle Central College

Program Director: Roberta Byrd-Wright, 206.934.4930,

South Puget Sound Community College, Olympia

Program Director: Dana Larson, 360.596.5295,

Spokane Community College

Program Director: J. Patricia Norman, 509.533.7301,

Yakima Valley Community College, 509.574.4755


Bellingham Technical College

Program Coordinator: Alisa Wollens, 360.752.8370,

Clark College, Vancouver

Director: Kristi Taylor, 360.992.2474,

Hourly Program Coordinator: Terri Anderson, 360.992.2300,

Columbia Basin College, Pasco

Director: Kristen Lauerman, 509.542.466,

Program Coordinator: Valerie Burnett, 509.542.4571,

Eastern Washington University, Spokane

Chair: Lisa Bilich, 509.828.1295,

Program Specialist: Kasey Clark,

Lake Washington Institute of Technology, Kirkland

Associate Dean: Kellie Whitcomb, (425) 739-8405,

Pierce College, Tacoma

Director: Monica Hospenthal, 253.912.3656,

Service-Learning Liaison: Grace Hardy,

PIMA Medical Institute, Seattle

Program Director: Melisa McCannel, 206.529.6692

Seattle Central College, Seattle

206.934.3184, 206.934.4186,

Yakima Valley Community College, Yakima

Director: Cheri Podruzny, 509.574.4921,


Bates Technical College, Tacoma

Instructor: Robert Hayes, 253.680.7313,

Career Advisor: Jason Carroll, 253.680.7002,


University of Washington School of Dentistry

Dean: Dr. Andre Ritter, 206.543.5980

Associate Dean for Student Services & Admissions: Dr. Susan Coldwell, 206.616.3087,

Alumni Services: Randy Newquist, 206.616.0716,


Bellingham Technical College

Program Coordinator: Alisa Wollens, 360.752.8370,

Academic & Career Advisor: Laura Doss, 360.752.8548,

Seattle Central College

206.934.3184, 206.934.4347,

South Puget Sound Community College

Instructor: Evelyn Harry, 360.596.5296,

Program Director: Laura Moe-Genther, 360.596.5529,

Allied Health: Dana Larson, 360.596.5295,

Spokane Community College

Program Director: J. Patricia Norman, 509.533.7301,


Medical Administrative Assistant

Seattle Central College/Seattle Vocational Institute, 206.934.4950, 206.934.4347,

Medical Office Administration

North Seattle College, Program Director: Francie Mooney, 206.934.6067,

Division Contact: Robert Ford, 206.934.6029,

Medical Office Professional

South Seattle College, 206.934.5387,

Medical Billing & Coding Program

South Puget Sound Community College, Office Administration: Jennifer Evans, 360.596.5591,

Medical Coding & Billing Program
Shoreline Community College, Contact: Gloria Anderson, 206.546.4707,

Health Informatics & Information Management Department: Melanie Meyer, 206.546.4757,

Program Coordinator: Karen Silva Martinez, 206.546.4744,


1. I Know CPR, Inc
Randall Flitz, RN
President/ CEO
P.O. Box 528
Marysville, WA 98270

2. LifeTek

3. Red Cross Online Training Link
BLS Training | Get BLS Certification | Red Cross

4. American Heart Association Online Training Link
Basic Life Support (BLS) | American Heart Association CPR & First Aid

5. Everett Community College CPR Training Link
First Aid and CPR | Everett Community College (

6. Harris Biomedical

Harris Biomedical offers a “Team Response to a Dental Patient Emergency” course that satisfies the DQAC requirement.  It is a Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers and Professional Rescuers certification and conforms to the latest American Heart Association guidelines for those doctors with hospital privileges.  The class also includes a Basic First Aid segment that satisfies the WISHA requirement.  Click Here for more information.