January 2020 Volume LV Number 1

 
 
 
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Wednesday & Thursday Scientific Program

January 2020 Volume LV Number 1

Scientific Program Codes
The following code letters appear after those programs and presentations that the Scientific Program Committee suggests would be of special interest to that particular group of attendees. However, most sessions are open to all participants.
PD: Pediatric Dentist 
DT: Dental Team
S: Spouse
 
Joint Academic Day
Wednesday, May 20
8 AM – 5 PM
(Invitation Only)
 
Join your colleagues for the annual Joint Academic Day.
For further information, please contact Education Development and Academic Support Manager Leola Royston at (312) 337-2169 or lroyston@aapd.org.
Sponsored by Elevate Oral Care
 
Preconference Course
 
Diagnosis and Management of Dental Trauma in Children and Adolescents PD, DT
Thursday, May 21
8:30 AM – 4:45 PM
Jessica Lee; Asgeir Sigurdsson; Gustavo Oliveira; Dick Barendregt; John Christensen
 
 
This exciting CE offering course will offer busy clinicians an update on the current concepts and innovative approaches in diag- nosis, management and treatment of dental trauma in children and adolescents. The format will feature a review of up-to-date fun- damentals and emerging approaches most to be illustrated by case reviews. Hear from a group of internationally recognized expert speakers in dental trauma. Using the best evidence, we will discuss avulsion therapy from A to Z and bring participants up-to-speed with new concepts in avulsion care. The concept of decorona-
tion and pulp regeneration will be presented and illustrated with clinical cases. Participants will also learn the best operative and orthodontics techniques to achieve optimal esthetic results. Be sure to plan on staying for the afternoon when the exciting area of tooth autotransplantation in children will be presented.
 
Using a variety of actual clinical case reviews, participants will learn:
  • Up-to-date science in the area of diagnosis permanent tooth dental children and adolescents.
  • Fundamentals of pulp regeneration.
  • How and when to perform decoronation.
  • Operative and orthodontics techniques to achieve optimal esthetic results.
  • The emerging area of tooth autotransplantation.Recognize the legal ramifications of providing interventions on tough issues.
 

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