Upcoming CE Courses


The Division of Continuing Dental Education at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is dedicated to educating dental professionals by providing the highest quality CE programs available in dentistry today. We offer a variety of CE programs, including: lecture courses, hands-on workshops, mini residency programs, certification programs and travel programs.  To access the CDE policies and general information, click here


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Upcoming Event
California Dental Practice Act - Online Course
The Dental Board of California requires all dentists, registered dental hygienists and registered dental assistants take two units of dental law every two years in order to renew their license.
1/5/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Stay Out of Jail: Avoid Coding Errors and Excel in Insurance Administration
Coding errors are predictable in today’s dental practice. Learn the top coding errors and how not to make them! This course will cover the new CDT - 2019 codes.
1/12/2019 9:00 AM
- 2/2/2019 5:00 PM
Certification in Radiation Safety for Allied Dental Professionals
This two-day radiation safety program is a combination of didactic, laboratory and clinical instruction designed to meet the requirements of the Dental Board of California.
1/12/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Immediate Implant Placement for General Dentists: Hands-on Course
A technique course emphasizing the successful surgical management of immediate implant placement in general practice.
1/26/2019 8:00 AM
- 1/27/2019 5:00 PM
Smile Reconstruction Using Porcelain Veneers: A Hands-on Workshop
In this two-day, hands-on course, you will learn how to show your patients exactly what their new smile will look like through advanced case presentation techniques and to deliver beautiful restorations.
1/26/2019 9:00 AM
- 5:00 PM
Sedating and Managing the Pediatric Patient: A Recertification Course for Advanced Practitioners
This lecture course will review the current practice of pediatric minimal and moderate sedation beginning with a basis in physiology and pharmacology and progressing through monitoring, drug selection and office protocols.
1/28/2019 7:30 AM
- 2/1/2019 11:30 AM
25th Annual Island Dental Colloquium - Kauai
Pacific Dugoni School of Dentistry and UCSF invite you to join us for the 25th Annual Island Dental Colloquium on the island of Kauai.
2/2/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) and Glass Ionomer Cement (GIC)
During this lecture program, you will learn techniques and proper indications for SDF and GIC.
2/9/2019 8:30 AM
- 5:00 PM
Oral Surgery for General Practitioners: Comprehensive Training from A to Z
In this comprehensive, hands-on workshop for general dentists, participants will learn basic to advanced concepts and skills in oral surgery.
2/23/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Diagnosis and Treatment of Dental Cases: A Multidisciplinary Approach
Increase your knowledge of how to integrate and apply various disciplines in the diagnosis and designing of a treatment plan. The speakers will present cases from the medical-dental, anatomic, orthodontic and pain management/psychological points of view with relevance to practicing general dentists, specialists and their teams.
2/23/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
The Dental Professional's Role in the Evaluation, Diagnosis & Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Lecture and Workshop
This lecture and workshop includes the basic of normal sleep patterns, snoring and sleep apnea in adults and in children and the dental professionals role in screening, referral and treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.
2/23/2019 9:00 AM
- 1:00 PM
The Dental Professional's Role in the Evaluation, Diagnosis & Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Lecture Only
This lecture includes the basic of normal sleep patterns, snoring and sleep apnea in adults and in children and the dental professionals role in screening, referral and treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.
2/23/2019 10:00 AM
- 2:00 PM
RDAEF Prospective Applicant Event
Learn more about University of the Pacific, Dugoni School of Dentistry's Registered Dental Assistant in Extended Functions Program. Meet our program director and students, and tour our campus.
3/9/2019 8:00 AM
- 3/10/2019
International Bone Symposium in Implant Dentistry - 2019
This comprehensive bone grafting, bone augmentation and bone regeneration symposium will present the unique opportunity to learn and expand knowledge base and comfort level with surgical implant dentistry.
3/16/2019 9:00 AM
- 3/17/2019 3:00 PM
Lasers for Hard and Soft Tissue
The use of lasers for specific procedures found in everyday general practice will be highlighted. This course fulfills part of the requirements for a standard proficiency certificate from the Academy of Laser Dentistry.
3/22/2019 9:00 AM
- 3/23/2019 5:00 PM
Multirooted Endodontics Two-Day Workshop
This two-day workshop combines updates about the latest techniques, instruments and clinical strategies in endodontic therapy. Lectures with relevant hands-on laboratory exercises ensure that participants take their endodontic skills to the next level.
3/23/2019 8:30 AM
- 4:00 PM
Dental Hygiene Symposium
Join for the first ever Dental Hygiene Symposium at Pacific featuring Kristy Menage Bernie, Lory Laughter, and Peter Jacobsen.
3/30/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Clinical Restorative Dentistry 2019: Practical Tips to Improve Results
This lecture will provide you with practical clinical recommendations for procedures ranging from diagnosis, treatment planning and execution of direct and indirect techniques in the field of restorative dentistry.
4/26/2019 5:00 PM
- 4/28/2019 12:00 PM
Weekend in the Wine Country
Join us for a rejuvenating weekend program at the refined Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa. The weekend begins with a complimentary welcome reception on Friday evening. Edmond Bedrossian, DDS; Armand Bedrossian, DDS, MSD; and Jeff Brucia, DDS will present lectures on Saturday and Sunday morning, leaving your afternoons free to enjoy the spa and pools at the Fairmont, local restaurants, and the multitude of wineries in the valley.
5/18/2019 9:00 AM
- 4:00 PM
Forensic Odontology: Is it CSI Dentistry?
If you are curious how forensic dentists work within the criminal justice system, how your dental practice might someday be involved in a dental identification or human abuse report or how some of California’s high-profile criminal cases have used forensic dentistry, then join us for this informative program.
8/10/2019 8:00 AM
- 5/3/2020 5:00 PM
Registered Dental Assistant in Extended Functions (RDAEF)
This program will satisfy the California Dental Board's requirements for new and existing RDAEFs who wish to expand their licensure in preparation for earning certification in the new extended functions.