Continuing Dental Education

Continuing Dentistry Education courses events


Stay up to date with the ever-changing world of dentistry with our state-of-the art continuing education facility in Portland's beautiful South Waterfront District next to the Tilikum Crossing Bridge.

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Click the Course Calendar button below for a list of our current courses.

Online Courses

Stay up to date and complete continuing education conveniently from your location and at your own pace. Current courses:

  • Online Pharmacology Better Medicine, Better Dentistry This online course looks at some of your most critical patients, common disease states and their management with a particular focus on the dental realm. You will learn implementable strategies to successfully treat medical-complex patients on Monday morning. 
  • Online Infection Control Stay up-to-date with the Oregon Board of Dentistry guidelines and regulations concerning infection control. Review of CDC guidelines and recommendations for infection control practices in dentistry.
  • Online Medical Emergencies Medical emergencies can and do occur in dental practices every day. The entire dental team must be prepared to recognize and respond to a variety of emergencies

Pain Management and Substance Use Disorders Dental ECHO

Dentists and other dental professionals are cordially invited to participate in the Pain Management and Substance Use Disorders Dental ECHO program, funded by the SAMHSA State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis grant program.

This 6-session program will build the capacity of dentists and their teams to increase responsible opioid prescribing. This CE course is offered at NO COST to the participants

Link to registration 


Oregon Health & Science University is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.


Oregon Health and Science University is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education. 

Contact us

Continuing Dental Education Department
Phone: 503-494-8857
Fax: 503-494-2973