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Month
Date
Location
Upcoming Event
August
8/14/2020
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Zoom Online Meeting
Minimally Invasive Restorations: Evidence Based option for Non-Surgical Treatment of Dental Caries
Can dental caries be successfully treated without cutting a tooth? Is there evidence to support the use of fluorides, silver diamine fluoride (SDF) or amorphous calcium phosphate? In this course, we will explore these recommendations, look at protocols for using SDF and introduce the idea of SMART restorations.
8/14/2020
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
A Review and Update in Minimal, Moderate and Deep Sedation
This course is designed for dentists or physicians with previous training in minimal, moderate and/or deep sedation.
8/14/2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 10AM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
8/15/2020
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 8AM and 10:30AM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
8/21/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Trauma in the Primary and Young Permanent Dentitions: Important Stuff You Wish to Never Use
This course will review evidence based treatment methods for common dental injuries. It will also present tools available to practitioners that walk them through management of a dental trauma when they present to the office long after this course is over.
8/21/2020
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Medical History Front and Center - Oral Manifestations of Systemic Conditions
An examination of oral lesions that are manifestations of systemic diseases will be discussed in this seminar. Expand your reasoning as we look at lesions, deciphering the systemic conditions they are evidence of. Etiology, clinical appearance and treatment options of both common and uncommon conditions are included, emphasizing interdisciplinary collaboration with other health professionals.
8/27/2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Current Concepts of Anterior Implant Therapy
This CE presentation will review diagnostic and treatment planning strategies for the replacement of missing single teeth in the maxillary anterior region.
8/28/2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Going Viral! The Role of Viruses in Oral Disease
Traditionally, bacteria has been the focus of most oral diseases. This course explores the role viruses may play with periodontal disease, oral cancer and tooth decay.
8/28/2020
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Current CDC/State Board Guidelines - Post COVID-19 Infection Control
Infection Prevention is required to ensure the safety and health of both the Dental Clinician and the patient. This requires a series of repeatable, sequential protocols that break the chain of infection and prevent the transmission of infectious diseases. We will discuss the use of Standard Precautions and Best Practices to become CDC/ OSHA compliant.
8/29/2020
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Zoom Online Meeting
Do These Gums Make Me Look Fat?
This course provides an in depth look at the many contributing factors to inflammation and specifically the correlation between obesity and periodontal disease.
8/31/2020
11:45 PM - 11:45 PM
Self Instructional - Webinar
Current CDC/State Board Guidelines - Post COVID-19 Infection Control
Infection Prevention is required to ensure the safety and health of both the Dental Clinician and the patient. This requires a series of repeatable, sequential protocols that break the chain of infection and prevent the transmission of infectious diseases. We will discuss the use of Standard Precautions and Best Practices to become CDC/ OSHA compliant.
September
9/4/2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Salivaomics
Saliva is full of clues of what may be happening in the body. It contains DNA and markers for endocrine, immunologic, inflammatory, infectious and various other conditions. Knowledge is power! Test your saliva IQ!
9/11/2020
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Zoom Online Meeting
Cradle to Grave: Oral Pathology Through the Life Span
This course is an overview of oral pathologic conditions outlined according to those affecting children/adolescents, adults and geriatric clients. It includes both common and uncommon conditions. Many of the images and cases presented are from Ms. Lukes’ own personal collection of lesion images accumulated over 39 years as a dental hygienist, a 28-year teaching career and 20 years of mission work.
9/11/2020
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Eye Spy with My Little Eye: The Eye-Mouth Connection
Several connections have been discovered between the eye and oral cavity. Join me as we discuss oral pathogens, chronic inflammation, mouth and eye diseases and discover how the oral cavity and the eyes may hold clues to overall health and wellness.?
9/11/2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 1PM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
9/12/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Pelham Civic Center
Basic and Beyond - A Comprehensive Review and Update of Fixed Prosthodontics
This course is designed to provide an update of current concepts and dental materials in fixed prosthodontics. Evidence-based research and clinical studies will be presented to substantiate the long-term clinical performance of fixed restorations. General practitioners who wish to fine tune their fixed prosthodontic techniques will find this program to be perfectly suited to their needs and to their busy professional schedules.
9/17/2020
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Treating Nausea and Vomiting
Dental patients may experience nausea and vomiting associated with dental treatment. The nausea and vomiting may be related to anxiety, swallowing blood, pain, sedation or from positional changes perioperatively. Dr. Sims will review common causes of nausea and vomiting and recommend anti-emetics that can be used to prevent nausea and vomiting or treat nausea and vomiting. She will review adverse effects of those antiemetics.
9/18/2020
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Zoom Online Meeting
Current CDC/State Board Guidelines - Post COVID-19 Infection Control
Infection Prevention is required to ensure the safety and health of both the Dental Clinician and the patient. This requires a series of repeatable, sequential protocols that break the chain of infection and prevent the transmission of infectious diseases. We will discuss the use of Standard Precautions and Best Practices to become CDC/ OSHA compliant.
9/19/2020
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 8AM and 10:30AM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
9/24/2020
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
The Opioid Epidemic with Recommendations for Managing Dental Pain
Dr. Sims will review the common opioids of abuse and those drugs’ effects on oral health and dental treatment. She will provide guidance for treating patients to reduce opioid exposure and those who are recovering from drug abuse. This course meets the Alabama Board requirements for prescribing controlled substances.
9/25/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Pelham Civic Center
Achieving Clinical Excellence in Implant Restorations – How Would You Treat These Patients
This patient presentation and audience participation course is designed to offer clinicians with comprehensive information related to various types of patient treatment in implantology. These include patient evaluation, treatment planning, and step-by-step restorative phase of single tooth implant, partially edentulous patients, and fully edentulous patients.
9/26/2020
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Pelham Civic Center
Prevention and Non-Surgical Treatment of Caries
This lecture presents a simple approach for treating caries based on the risk factors of our patients. We will discuss new products and techniques used for re-mineralization (such as MI Paste) as well as review time-tested approaches (such as fluoride-containing products and diet modification recommendations).
October
10/2/2020 10:00 AM
Zoom Online Meeting
Medical Marijuana
This course will review the medical indications for marijuana and its active ingredients. The course will also review the impact of the legalization of the use of marijuana in certain states.
10/16/2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 1PM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
November
11/6/2020
8:00 AM - 11/8/2020 12:00 PM
To Be Determined
Infiltration Anesthesia for Dental Hygiene Procedures
This four-day course will offer training for Alabama hygienists to provide local anesthesia (infiltration) administration to the dental patient. With 40 hours of CE training under the guidance of Dr. Patrick Louis, and conforming to the AL State Board of Dental Examiners regulations, this course will present the participant with the mechanics to provide pain management. As with any hands-on training course, the participant should realize that competency and proficiency requires repeated administration and periodic self-reeducation.
11/6/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Zoom Online Meeting
Pharmacology Review - Most Prescribed Medications Your Patients are Taking
Having an understanding of the medications taken by patients is essential for the dental team to provide the best care possible to their dental patients. Dr. Sims will review the importance of and strategies for taking useful medical and medication histories. Learning how to ask the right questions in the right way will provide helpful information to the dental team.
11/13/2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 1PM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.
December
12/4/2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 1PM
The BLS Healthcare Provider Course teaches CPR skills for helping victims of all ages (including doing ventilation with a barrier device, a bag mask device, and oxygen); use of an automated external defibrillator (AED); and relief of foreign body airway obstruction (FBAO). This course meets the updated requirements for licensure and is intended for participants who provide healthcare to patients. For certified or noncertified, licensed or nonlicensed healthcare professionals.