Leslie Canham is a speaker and consultant specializing in Infection Control, OSHA Compliance, Dental Practice Act, HIPAA regulations, and a variety of subjects surrounding accommodating and treating special needs patients. In dentistry since 1972, Leslie lectures nationally and internationally and has earned the reputation as an outstanding speaker in dentistry. Her fast paced, entertaining programs deliver up-to-date accurate information that dental teams can relate to. For the 4th year in a row, she has been listed as a “Leader in Consulting” by Dentistry Today.
Leslie is a Certified Speaking Professional, which is a designation conferred by the National Speakers Association. Fewer than 10 percent of speakers worldwide hold this professional designation. It is earned by a proven track record of speaking experience, expertise, a commitment to ongoing education, outstanding client service, and ethical behavior.
Leslie has been published many times in peer reviewed dental journals, and she maintains a high profile in the online dental community. She is the moderator of the Infection Control forum on Dentaltown.com and has authored multiple continuing education courses for Dentaltown, Dr. BiCuspid, and the American Dental Assistants Association
In addition to her busy speaking schedule, Leslie provides in-office training, mock-inspections, dental office audits, consulting, online home study courses and webinars. Leslie is recognized as a continuing education provider by the Academy of General Dentistry and the California Dental Board. She is also authorized by the Department of Labor as an OSHA Outreach Trainer.