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MSDH candidate, Eastern Washington University BSDH, Northeastern University
AS, Certificate in Dental Hygiene Forsyth School for Dental Hygienists, Boston Massachusetts
Janis McClelland is a full time instructor in the Dental Hygiene Department. She came to Sheridan College from Sandpoint, Idaho where she practiced clinical dental hygiene for 18 years and Arizona where she taught dental hygiene. She is responsible for teaching Dental Hygiene Ethics and Law and Pharmacology as well as preclinical and clinical dental hygiene. She has worked in a variety of practice settings and is currently enrolled in the Masters of Dental Hygiene Education program through Eastern Washington University, Spokane, Washington. She is a member of the American Dental Hygienists’ Association, Wyoming Dental Hygienists’ Association and the Western Society of Periodontology. Janis has served as a WREB dental hygiene examiner for 11 years. Janis is a Past President of the Idaho Dental Hygienists’ Association and served two governor appointed terms on the Idaho State Board of Dentistry. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist, Janis was a registered dental assistant.