Dental Health Programs
Professor Galleshaw has been a practicing clinical dental hygienist for over 30 years and a full-time Dental Health faculty member since 2003. She has taught multiple courses within the program and currently teaches in DENT 1000: Introduction to Dental Health Careers, DHYG1010: Dental and Oral Anatomy, DENT 2220: Dental Materials for Dental Hygienists, Clinical coordinator for DHYG 1060: Clinical Dental Hygiene II and co-teaches in DHYG 2200: Local Anesthesia, DHYG 1030: Clinical Dental Hygiene I, DHYG 2030: Clinical Dental Hygiene III and DHYG 2070: Clinical Dental Hygiene IV, HSSCI 402 Current Concepts in Dental Hygiene Process of Care. Professor Galleshaw has been active within her professional association serving in numerous positions over the years. She was the Chair of the North Providence Special Education Local Advisory Committee for over six years and has participated in the Autism Walk. At CCRI she has participated on the Wellness Committee, the Americans with Disability Act Committee (ADA), a Commencement Faculty Marshal, the Dental Hygiene Club advisor, the SEN Representative to the ADHA and has served as the Chair for the Student Advisory Committee on Governance. Professor Galleshaw has been a speaker at the Yankee Dental Congress since 2007.
CDA, RDH, BS, M. Ed, MA