EARDH Conference 2023


To all European Association of Registered Dental Hygienists (EARDH) Members and future Members;


The EARDH Executive Board has been, as usual, busy searching for speakers for the 26th Conference in 2023.  We are proud to announce that we have commitments from speakers to include,  Lois Colwell, (Licensed Clinical Social Worker), Dr. Farzan Pouranfar, (Prosthodontist), Dr. Dona Taherizadegan, (Pedodontist),  Oral-B, and Ultradent Products.  Nancy Barnes is also finishing up securing a speaker from the USA for us (Name and topic will be announced at a later date).  Topics include: Pedodontics,  Child Behavior, Bleaching with Workshop, Motivational Interviewing, just to name a few.  An added highlight will be a tour of the Röntgen Museum, where Conrad Röntgen discovered the X-Ray, with lots of the original items he used (included in the conference price).  Please see the EARDH web site at www.eardh.de for the full agenda after July 2023. 

The Conference will be conducted at the MELCHIOR PARK HOTEL, in Würzburg, Germany on October 6 and 7, 2023.  There are hotel rooms reserved for the EARDH under the Code: EARDH until  August 24, 2023.  You can reserve a room by calling +49 931 359040-0.  These are special room prices, 132,00€ per night and includes breakfast and use of the Fitness Room, Sauna, and Swimming Pool.  Other deluxe room categories are also available by contacting the hotel.  Outside or garage parking is available for 12,00€ per day/night.  Please visit the Hotel Web Site for more Information at:    https://hotel-melchiorpark.de

We hope to see many new members, along with our current members at this fun-filled and informative conference.  If you know of an RDH that is new in your area, please inform them of the EARDH and see that they receive information about the conference. RDHs, Dentists, and other dental staff members are welcome to attend. It is important for them to be aware that conference Continuing Education Credits are awarded by the American Academy of Dental Hygiene (AADH). 


The cost for the conference is 335.00€ for paid 2023 members and 395.00€ for the conference including the 2023 EARDH membership fee.  The price for attendees not wishing to join the EARDH is 550.00€  These prices include all coffee breaks and the lunches on Friday and Saturday (all drinks at meals to be paid for by the attendee). 


The Conference will begin on Friday, October 6, 2023 at 8:30 a.m.. (Registration from  8-8:30 a.m.) and end on Saturday, October 8 at approximately 4 p.m. Deadline for registration, without having to pay a late registration charge, is  August 24, 2023.  (Price for Late Registration for the Conference and Membership after August 25, 2023 is 495,00€.)  

 If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Carol Bartoschek at 49 9367 1541, anytime (advantage of being retired!!!).  Tammie Stiess (Vice-President) +49 160 97712404 or Cindy Felter (Secretary/Treasurer)  +41 76 3916104 would also be happy to answer any questions you might have regarding membership or the conference. 

 Visit the EARDH web site  at www.eardh.de or our Facebook Group Page (EARDH) for further information.  Looking forward to meeting you at the 26th EARDH Conference in Würzburg!




Carol LeMay Bartoschek             Tammie Stiess                            Cynthia Felter

President, EARDH                      Vice-President, EARDH                Secretary/Treasurer, EARDH