New Jersey
Dental Hygienists' Association
Eastern International College
684 Newark Ave.
Jersey City NJ 07306


Program Director:
Dr. Alaa Mohsen

Student Advisor:
Yraida Lipski

Eastern International College

3rd Grade Day 10.11.17
In Partnership with NJDHA

Golden Door Charter School- Free Preventive Healthcare Day: The dental hygiene senior students at EIC in partnership with NJDHA were delighted to see fifty-eight third-grade children from Golden Door Charter School on 10.11.17. This was a wonderful event where the children participated in different activities, dental screenings such as prophylaxis treatments including tooth brushing, topical fluoride, and x-rays and sealants as needed.

Special Needs Day - 10.17.17
In Partnership with NJDHA

A. Harry Moore School- Free Preventive Healthcare Day: A. Harry Moore School, a school for special needs children, in which dental hygiene senior students from EIC were honored to visit and treat sixty children on 10.17.17. These children were treated with the utmost respect, providing dental screening, and if possible, prophylaxis treatment including tooth brushing and applying topical fluoride. This was such a rewarding experience for all those involved.

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Give Kids a Smile - 2.2.18

Another successful event for children at Eastern International College - and lots of fun for Eastern Dental Hygiene students as well!
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Special Needs Day at A. Harry Moore School 3.27.18
In Partnership with NJDHA!

Another successful event for EIC students who saw 58 special needs students!

Congratulations to German Pachon!

German Pachon is the 2018 NJDHA Gurenlian Leadership Award winner from Eastern International College. German also was honored with the EIC Leadership award.

Pictured at right is German Pachon and faculty member Latanya Williams.

EIC Pinning for 2018 Graduates

On April 27, 2018, EIC celebrated the 2018 graduates with the pinning.  Here are a few photos that capture that exciting day.


Dental Hygiene BS Degree Program Opening at EIC

EIC is pleased to announce the opening of its online degree-completion program for RDHs seeking a BSDH degree. The program is accredited in all states except California. Call 201 630 2080 for more info.

Congratulations EIC Faculty Latanya Williams!

Attend NJDHA GSC and join in congratulating Latanya Williams (Bergen),winner of the 2018 Frances D. Fluhr Outstanding Service Award. Latanya will be there so be sure to shake her hand! Latanya was nominated by Linda Knudsen so be sure to read the attached nominating letter.

EIC Geriatric Day 9.25.18
In Partnership with NJDHA

The 3rd annual Geriatric Day at Eastern International College on Tuesday September 25, 2018 was held, despite the bad weather, flooding and storm.  Students were able to see 26 geriatric patients ages 60 and above! It was a great day during which our senior dental hygiene students provided quality care to the patients including head and neck exam, oral cancer screening, full mouth examination, debridement, radiographs, fluoride treatment, and denture/prosthesis care. Students also educated the patients about optimal quality of life through good oral care and to help them understand the importance of regular dental visits.  Pictured at right is Senior Student Basma Sarsam, treating her patient.

Oral Cancer Walk 9.23.18

EIC senior dental hygiene students and faculty participated in Oral Cancer Walk In Memory of Christine Carratura on Sunday September 23,2018 in Horseshoe Lake Rec. Park in Roxbury NJ. Team Eastern International College had 21 participants and raised $646. We are so proud of our team!!!