Created by the Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP),
Saliva Were Red
is a FREE five-minute downloadable video that offers a striking visual of how far saliva can travel and how to prevent the spread using appropriate personal protective equipment, plus a combination of barriers, work practices and engineering controls.
Produced without a voice track, the video uses visual rather than verbal cues to stress the need for procedure-specific dental infection control. It is a suitable training tool for classrooms worldwide, regardless of native language.
- How to Tell the Story: A Facilitator's Guide: This guide will equip educators and instructors with visual cues and talking points from the video, answers to common questions, a checklist of the elements of a comprehensive training program, and a list of resources. It’s
the perfect tool for teaching effective infection control!
- Free ADA CERP CE Credit: Anyone can claim 1 CE credit for FREE! Don’t need CE credit? Use the certificate as confirmation of completion.
Learn more at
osap.org/if-saliva-were-red. For questions, please contact OSAP at
Click on the above image to watch the 30-second teaser video.
Courtesy of Organization for Safety,
Asepsis and Prevention
Published on May 10, 2023