September 2018 Volume LIII Number 5

 
 
 
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AAPD 2018/2019 CE Courses

September 2018 Volume LIII Number 5

Safe and Effective Sedation for the Pediatric Dental Patient
October 26-28, 2018
Hilton Austin Austin, Texas

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


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

October 26-27,2018
Hilton Austin Austin, Texas

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

 

Save the Date


Comprehensive Review of Pediatric Dentistry

Jan. 25-27, 2019

Sheraton New Orleans

New Orleans, La.

 

Board Qualifying Examination Preparation Course

Feb. 8-10, 2019

The Mirage

Las Vegas, Nev.


Safe and Effective Sedation for the Pediatric Dental Patient

March 14-16, 2019

InterContinental Los Angeles Century City

Los Angeles, Calif.

 

Management of Pediatric Sedation Emergencies: A Simulation Course

March 17, 2019

UCLA Simulation Center

Los Angeles, Calif.

 

Pediatric Medicine Update

April 5-6, 2019

Westin Boston Waterfront

Boston, Mass.

 

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