Continuing Education


Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office: A Simulation Course- Ashland

Date/Time: Friday, November 06, 2015: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Credits: 7 Lecture Credits

Tuition: $320 Dentist (Standard) $145 Dental Auxiliary (Staff)

Location: Ashland Springs Hotel; 212 East Main Street, Ashland, OR 97520 Despite careful planning, medical emergencies can happen at any time. These situations can be unnerving and this course will help build your capacity to address them with confidence. Dr. Johnson has developed a fun and thoroughly entertaining course that will help you feel more comfortable administering medications and operating life-saving equipment. We encourage doctors to bring their staff so the whole office will be prepared when a medical emergency comes knocking at your door.The Speaker: Scott Cooper is a paramedic/firefighter and EMS educator, with 24 years of field and 28 years of teaching experience, including ACLS, PALS and BLS; EMT and paramedic training programs. He has served as a preceptor for paramedic interns; examiner for state and national EMT through paramedic licensing exams and has been a professional speaker for EMS conferences. He has educated hundreds of dentists and oral surgeons in ACLS, PALS and BLS.
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12th Annual PROH Conference- "Dental Myths and Controversies IX"

Date/Time: Friday, October 30, 2015  8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Credits: 5 Lecture Credit Hours

Tuition: Dentists- $180 Dental Auxiliary- $150

Location: World Trade Center; Portland, OR 97204

Topics And Speakers:

",Addition or subtraction, what's the answer to the milling vs 3D-printing equation for indirect restorations?Š" by Luiz Bertassoni, D.D.S., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry. The pros, cons and future of 3D printing for dental restorations.

",Root fill or regrow: How does regenerative Endo work?Š" by Dr. Christine Sedgley, M.D.S., Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Endodontology. The potential for regenerating the pulp in lieu of conventional Endo. ,

"External resorption, diagnosis, etiology, and treatment: What do we know and not know?Š" by Joseph Califano, D.D.S., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Periodontology. Causes, diagnosis and treatment for external resorption.

",Peri-implantitis: Inevitable or preventable?"Šby Harjit Sehgal, B.D.S., M.S., Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontology. The causes, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of peri-implantitis

"My snoring is better, but now my teeth don't fit together. What's up with that?" by Thomas Walker, D.M.D., private practitioner. Effectiveness, appliance design, and occlusal considerations for sleep apnea appliances. ,

"They took it out of my water bottle, but is BPA still in my filling?"Š by Carmem Pfeifer, D.D.S., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry. The facts about BPA in dental resins.

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