Coltene Selects Viva Learning™ For New CE Website

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Contact: Phil Klein


Tel. 858-558-9900 PRWEB RELEASE

Coltène/Whaledent Inc., a subsidiary of COLTENE Holding AG (SIX Swiss Stock Exchange: CLTN), has selected Learn HealthSci Inc. and Viva Learning™ for their Internet-based continuing education initiatives. The new Coltène/Whaledent Viva website,, will offer a variety of dental educational content in the form of interactive, live CE webinars, CE webinar archives, product training videos and How to Guides. Interactive and self-study continuing education credit will be available with selected online webinars.

"We are very excited to have COLTENE join the Viva Learning™ network and utilize the Viva platform for online continuing education," says Philip Klein, CEO of Learn HealthSci Inc. "We look forward to working with Coltène/Whaledent and their key opinion leaders on the preparation, delivery and management of their live webinars. Today’s dental companies are moving beyond manufacturing—they’re looking to educate their customers on best practices and how to effectively implement their innovative products and equipment into the doctor’s practice. Viva Learning™ is a turnkey, full-service online solution, offering technology and marketing—designed to do just that,” says Klein.

“Many of our customers go to the Internet for information and continuing education about new products and clinical techniques,” says Pam Conaway, Manager, Marketing Communications and Professional Relations at Coltene/Whaledent. “We want to be at the forefront of this trend and Viva Learning™ gives us the online tools and support that will allow Coltene/Whaledent to accomplish these goals.”

The Viva Learning™ package includes all phases of professional online education including content and website management, live online support, speaker training as well as a comprehensive learning management system. Live webinars allow online attendees to interact with the speaker through polling and Q&A. Presentations are highly interactive and include voice-over, slides and streaming video. Viva Learning™ continues to gain popularity among dental professionals worldwide, with over 23,000 Viva Learning™ student accounts.

About Learn HealthSci Inc.

Learn HealthSci Inc. is a privately held company based in San Diego, CA, specializing in web-based multimedia training and software development in the health care sector. Learn HealthSci provides cost-effective e-learning solutions to medium and large size companies, many of which are among the Fortune 500.

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