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Meeting minutes from last DSIDC Meeting:

Call to Order – Bryan Laskin called DSIDC meeting to order at 7:02am CST on 1/14/2021

Roll Call

Dr. Bryan Laskin- Present

Dr. Cindy Perone- Present

Debora Carrier- Present

Aleh Matus – Present

David Pryor – Present

Others in attendance:

Megan Hennen

Jennifer Fernjack

51% or Quorum of DSIDC has been met, meeting to proceed. 


Bryan motioned to approve meeting minutes from previous meeting on 11/12/2020

Dave seconded

Motion passed unanimously

Unfinished business – none from previous meeting

Committee Reports

  • Public comments should be placed in the chat below and will be addressed at the end of the meeting.  Also, it is preferable to have comments emailed to  All comments must specify the standard draft in question and will be posted under that standard draft tab on

New Business

  • Standard Drafts Update:
    • Currently Accredited DSI ANSI Standards: Go to the website for information:
      • ANSI/MST1.1:2020 Definitions Of Terms In Dental Metrics, ANSI/VRST1.1:2020 Usage of Therapeutic Virtual Reality for Anxiety Reduction In Healthcare, & ANSI/GSST1.1:2020 Graphic Symbols – Pictograms For Information Regarding the Healthcare Patient. 
  • BSR/DCNST1.1:202x Verification and Displaying of Dental Patient Chart Notes (DCN) completed 45 day public review on 1/11/2021. Consensus Body voting deadline 1/26/2021.
  • BSR/RCST1.1:202x Systemization of Notifications Regarding Dental Patient Recall (DPR) completed 45-day BSR 8 public review on 9/21/2020. Holding off on consensus body vote at this time to work on the technical section of the draft.
  • ERST1.1:202X The Dental Practice Medical Emergency Kit Design, Contents and location, and TDST1.1-202X The Usage of Teledentistry For Remote Prediagnostic Dental Care, drafts still under development-not ready for BSR submission for public review. 
  • DSI officially enrolled in the FDA Network of Experts on 11/16/2020.
  • Next DSIDC meeting is scheduled for March 11, 2021.

Bryan Laskin motioned for meeting adjournment 

Dave Pryor seconded

Motion passed unanimously

Meeting Adjourned on 1/14/2021 at 7:10am CST

Minutes taken and reported by Megan Hennen

Previous Meeting Minutes

(for prior meeting minutes email