College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario
The College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario regulates the practice of dental hygiene in the interest of the overall health and safety of the public of Ontario.

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Roles and Responsibilities of the Registrar / CEO


The Registrar is a staff member who is also the College’s chief executive officer.

Overall Role

The Registrar has the primary responsibility for directing and managing the affairs of the College in conformity with the legislated mandate, policies set by Council and Council’s strategic plan. In carrying out this role, the Registrar has three broad areas of responsibility:

  • fulfill the statutory responsibilities of the Registrar,
  • assist the Council to fulfill its role, and
  • direct the operations of the College.
Term of Office

As agreed in the employment contract.