Continuing Dental Education in Pulgia, Italy

Dean John Valenza, DDS, invites you to a 'homecoming' tour of Italy. 


Travel with us!

Our Itinerary

Continuing Education Topics | 12 Hours

Anticoagulants and Antiplatelet Drugs in Dentistry: Stop the Interruption

Centric Relation: A Critical Evaluation of Historical Concepts.

Laser Dentistry: What a Wonderful World!

Collaborative Preventive Community Based Care


The course fee for this trip is $695.

A minimum of 12 CDE hours will be provided.

Our Content Experts

  David F. Fray, DDS, MBA is an associate professor  in the Department of General Practice and Dental Public Health at The University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHealth) at Houston School of Dentistry. Dr. Fray has a special interest in geriatric and special needs patients. 
  Charles Hoopingarner, DDS, is a 1973 graduate of UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston, and has maintained a private practice in Houston since then. Dr. Hoopingarner is an adjunct associate professor at UTSD and a clinical instructor at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. He is a member of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain and has considered proper dental occlusion and craniomandibular function the basis for a proper patient care delivery system for the last 40 years.
  John A. Valenza, DDS, FAGD, is dean of UTHealth School of Dentistry at Houston (UTSD) and is a 1981 graduate of UTSD. He holds the William N. Finnegan III Distinguished Professorship in the Dental Sciences. In 1987, he initiated the award-winning General Practice Residency program with Memorial Hermann Hospital. He is a fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American College of Dentists and the International College of Dentists, and he is a member of the American Dental Association, Texas Dental Association, Greater Houston Dental Society, American Dental Education Association and the American Association of Hospital Dentists.

An Opportunity Worth Sharing!

What to Expect

Sandy Beaches | Baroque Cities | Hilltop Villages | Excellent Food | Informative Continuing Dental Education

Contact Us
UTHealth School of Dentistry | PACE Center
7500 Cambridge Street, Suite 6152
Houston, Texas 77054
Tel: 713.486.4028 | Fax: 713.486.4037