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Month
Date
Location
Upcoming Event
February
2/28/2020
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.
March
3/6/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Preventing Infection: Guidelines for Antibiotic Prophylaxis
This program will review the current antibiotic prophylactic guidelines for patients at risk of endocarditis, those with joint replacements, organ transplant patients and other surgical patients who are considered at risk. This program will assist the dentist and their staff in making appropriate antibiotic choices; anticipating common adverse drug effects and preventing important drug-drug interactions.
3/13/2020
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 10AM OR 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.
3/13/2020
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
UAB School of Dentistry
Infectious Diseases: HIV/AIDS Focus
This course satisfies the Alabama Dental Board requirement for infection control training.
3/13/2020
8:00 AM - 3/15/2020 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
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.
April
4/10/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Local Anesthetics: Advances, Drug Interactions and Drug Allergy
Dr. Sims will identify the interacting medications, explain the reasons for the interactions and the potential adverse consequences of the interactions. She will explain strategies to minimize or prevent the interactions. In addition, Dr. Sims will review allergic reactions to local anesthesia and discuss emerging concerns including allergies to newer local anesthetic options. Dr. Sims will also discuss the use of local anesthetic options to reduce opioid requirements in the management of acute pain.
4/17/2020
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.
4/17/2020
1:00 PM - 4/18/2020 5:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Botox & Dermal Fillers for the Cosmetic Dentist
This course is designed for the dentist who is interested in safe, secure neurotoxin and dermal filler techniques presented in a lecture format. Clinical demonstrations will be performed in the anatomy lab.
4/24/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Things You May Not Learn in Dental School - Prosthodontic Treatments in Unique Circumstances
This unique course is designed to provide clinicians with comprehensive information related to various unusual dental treatments during the speaker’s 32 years of dental experience.
4/25/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Making Temporaries - A Hands-On Course for Auxiliary
This one-day course provides current information in fabricating the provisional restoration for dental auxiliaries. Single anterior and posterior provisional restorations utilizing prefabricated crowns and matrix techniques will be reviewed. More advanced techniques such as multiple unit and veneer provisional restorations will be covered in lecture and in the technical, hands-on portion.
May
5/2/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Practical Fixed Single Implant Temporary Crowns: A Hands-On Workshop for Dentists
This hands-on course is designed to offer clinicians with comprehensive information related to fixed implant provisional restorations. The lecture portion will discuss patient evaluation, treatment planning, and step-by-step fabrication of various types of provisional restorations during different stages of implant therapy. The hands-on exercises will include making a wire reinforced resin-bonded pontic and a screw-retained implant temporary crown on a technical cast
5/2/2020
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
What to Do With Stripped, Broken, and Loosened Screws? Implant Prosthetic Screw Complications: A Hands-On Workshop for Dentists
This hands-on course is designed to provide clinicians with comprehensive information related to several types of implant prosthetic screw complications including stripped, broken, and loosened screws. This course is limited to 10 participants.
5/8/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Medications and Dental Care for your Older Patient
Dr. Sims will provide a review of the medications taken for the most common diseases of older adults. For the dentist and staff to safely and optimally provide dental care and treatment for patients, an understanding of the pharmacology of these drugs is important.
5/15/2020
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.
June
6/12/2020
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.
6/12/2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
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.
July
7/10/2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Preventing Infection: Guidelines for Antibiotic Prophylaxis
This program will review the current antibiotic prophylactic guidelines for patients at risk of endocarditis, those with joint replacements, organ transplant patients and other surgical patients who are considered at risk. This program will assist the dentist and their staff in making appropriate antibiotic choices; anticipating common adverse drug effects and preventing important drug-drug interactions.
7/17/2020
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.
August
8/14/2020
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
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 - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 10AM OR 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.
8/15/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Demystifying the All-Ceramics and Veneers - a Hands-On Course from Preparation to Cementation
This one-day hands-on course is divided into two portions. The lecture portion will discuss the indications, contraindications and tooth preparation designs for all-ceramics and veneers. The technique portion provides hands-on practice in four different veneer preparations and one anterior all-ceramic preparation on dentoform teeth. Participants will receive (1) a detail color step-by-step preparation guide for all-ceramic and veneer, (2) a Brasseler all-ceramic and veneer preparation bur kit, (3) one set of 3D printed model with removable ideal tooth preparation dies which you can bring home as office demonstration model.
September
9/11/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
To Be Determined
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.
9/11/2020
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 10AM OR 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.
9/25/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
To Be Determined
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.
9/25/2020
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
CPR Training (Basic Life Support) 10AM OR 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.
9/26/2020
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
Making Temporaries - A Hands-On Course for Auxiliary
This one-day course provides current information in fabricating the provisional restoration for dental auxiliaries. Single anterior and posterior provisional restorations utilizing prefabricated crowns and matrix techniques will be reviewed. More advanced techniques such as multiple unit and veneer provisional restorations will be covered in lecture and in the technical, hands-on portion.
October
10/16/2020
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.
November
11/6/2020
8:00 AM - 11/8/2020 12:00 PM
UAB School of Dentistry
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
UAB School of Dentistry
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
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.
December
12/4/2020
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.
12/4/2020 10:00 AM
UAB School of Dentistry
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.