July 2017 Volume LII Number 4

 
 
 
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Fall 2017 CE Courses

July 2017 Volume LII Number 4

Oral Clinical Exam Review
August 17, 2017
Westin St Francis on Union Square San Francisco, California

Preparing for the Oral Board Exam? Do you want to brush up on your oral test-taking skills? This course will provide you with the opportunity to participate in numerous mock examinations.

Drs. Fields and Wright will focus on the area of the examination process as well as topical areas of the exam. Not only will they discuss how cases are designed and created, but also provide suggested readings to help you study.

Speakers
Henry Fields, D.D.S., M.S., M.S.D.
Paul Casamassimo, D.D.S., M.S.

Who Should Attend
Members preparing to take the ABPD’s Oral Clinical Examination.

CE Credits
8 hours

Sponsor
Nusmile

Safe and Effective Sedation for the Pediatric Dental Patient

Ocotber 27-29
Westin Gaslamp Quarter San Diego, California

This course features the recognized leaders in the field, both in dental anesthesia as well as pediatric dentistry. You’ll find didac- tic lectures, case studies, film clip sessions, panel discussions and hands-on breakouts with personalized attention. There will be dedicated forums to ask questions and talk about specific issues with course faculty, discuss techniques for effective communication with the patient and parent to address unusu- ally challenging and complex situations. This course will offer opportunities to gain hands-on experience while learning airway techniques to rescue patients and will include breakout sessions with manikin practice with face masks, ambu bags and the inser- tion of nasal and oral airways; all in a personalized setting with real equipment and monitors.

Course Chair and Speaker
Stephen Wilson, D.M.D., M.A., Ph.D.

Course Vice-Chair and Speaker
Bobby Thikkurissy, D.D.S., M.S.

Speakers
Alan Milnes, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Cara Riley, D.M.D.

Who Should Attend
Any dentist who sedates chil- dren in their office and wants to be taught by the leaders in the field who wrote the Cur- rent AAPD-AAP Guidelines.

CE Hours
22 hours

Sponsor
Sedation Resource

Comprehensive Review of Pediatric Dentistry
August 18-20, 2017
Westin St Francis on Union Square San Francisco, California

Taught by expert clinicians, the Comprehensive Review Course will provide attendees an extensive review of Pediatric Dentistry. The topics discussed in this course include Growth and Develop- ment, Assessment and Prevention, Oral Pathology, Care for Spe- cial Needs Patients, Restorative Dentistry and Materials, Trauma, Behavior Management and Pulp Therapy. Whether you’re pre- paring for the ABPD examinations or just need a refresher, this course is an in-depth summary for all pediatric dentists.

Course Chair and Speaker
Amr Moursi, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Speakers
Catherine Flaitz, D.D.S., M.S.
Christina Carter, D.D.S.
D.M.D. Timothy Wright, D.D.S., M.S.

Who Should Attend
Any dentist treating children; whether you are preparing for the ABPD examinations or just need a refresher.

CE Credits
22 Hours

Sponsor
NuSmile

Dental Assistant Sedation Course
Your Role in the Safe Sedation of Children

October 27-28,2017
Westin Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, California

This one-and-a-half-day course is specially designed for the pe- diatric dental assistant to enhance their knowledge and under- standing of sedation emergencies and other emergent medical conditions in the office. An introduction to oral sedatives and using nitrous oxide/oxygen sedation will be included. Participants will learn how to organize and prepare the office for an organized response to a medical emergency and how to assist in the management of medical and sedation emergencies.

Recently added is a four hour workshop on Saturday morning that allows hands-on training for the dental assistant. Participants will rotate through multiple stations to include airway manage- ment; airway equipment; papoose board and monitor placement.

Course Chair and Speaker
Bobby Thikkurissy, D.D.S., M.S.

Speakers
Alan Milnes, D.D.S., Ph.D.
Cara Riley D.M.D.
Stephen Wilson, D.M.D., M.A., Ph.D.

Who Should Attend
Those on the dental team involved with the sedation of children in their office.

CE Hours
11 hours

 

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