Continuing Education Schedule

THURSDAY, MAY 16 -   8:30am – 11:30AM      

Gordon J Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD    
The Christensen Bottom Line – 2024        
Type: Lecture    
Audience: Dentists Only

Dr. Ken Matsumoto        
Management of Periodontal Complications in Orthodontic Treatment    
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D,DS,DA,DH,OS          

Michael Brennan DDS, MHS        
Updates on the Management of the Head and Neck Cancer Patients        
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D,DS,DA,DH,OS          

Richard Lipscomb, Jr. DDS           
This Crown Doesn’t Fit: What the Lab Needs to Make Flawless C & B cases
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA,OS

Lori Hendrick PhDC, MS, CDA, CDT, RDH

Local Anesthetic Techniques for NC Hygienists with Certification
Type: Lecture & Hands-On (full day required)      
Audience: DH    
                                                                               
THURSDAY,  MAY 16  - 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Gordon Christensen DDS, MSD, PhD        
The Christensen Bottom Line – 2024 (continued)              
Type: Lecture    
Audience: Dentists Only

Michael Brennan DDS, MHS        
Title: Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Dryness and Burning Syndromes
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
       
Dr. Donald Alton Tyndall, PhD, MSPH, DDS            
Surveying the Landscape of Diagnostic Imaging in Dentistry’s Future: Four Emerging Technologies of Promise        
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH      
         
Lori Hendrick, PhDC, MS, CDA, CDT, RDH               
Local Anesthetic Techniques for NC Hygienists with Certification (continued)        
Type: Lecture & Hands On (full day required)
Audience: DH

Richard Lipscomb, Jr. DDS            
What to Do When Temporary Crowns & Bridges Go Wrong
Type: Lecture
Audience:                                          
                                                                               
FRIDAY, MAY 17 -  8:30am – 11:30am

Bruno Asevedo DDS, MS              
Imaging Innovations: Unveiling the 3D Dental Revolution              
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
     
Tyrone Rodriguez, DDS, FACD, FPFA, FAAPD

Local Anesthetic in Children and the Ty Technique; Pediatric Medical Emergencies: What Should the Dental Team Know
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS  
     
Karen Gregory RN, CDIPC
When You Can't Walk Away: How to Recognize and Respond to Potential Human Trafficking and Abuse Cases in your Practice
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
       
Gary Radz, DDS
Tips, Tricks & Techniques for the Esthetic Based General Dentist
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS        

Carlos Smith, DDS, MDiv               
Unlocking Biases and Assumptions in Oral Healthcare      
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS      
                                                                               
FRIDAY, May 17 – 1:30pm – 4:30pm

Bruno Asevedo, DDS, MS              
Imaging Innovations: Unveiling the 3D Dental Revolution (continued)    
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
                                 
Tyrone Rodriguez, DDS, FACD, FPFA, FAAPD       
Mom, Microbiome and Me/Pediatric Airway and Soft Tissue Management Intro
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, OS

Gary Radz. DDS
Tips (cont) plus, Elective, Cosmetic Dentistry for Adolescents and Young Adults    
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
     
Meredith Parker DA, MS           
   
Tips for the Ultimate Dental Assistant    
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
     
Renee Russell, RDH        
OSHA and Infection Control- Keeping Your Practice Safe
Type: Lecture    
Audience: DDS, DA, DH, OS

Conrad Rensburg, N.D, N.H.D in technology 
(Absolute Dental Services)
Technology: The Ultimate Link from Planning to Final Delivery
                                                                                       
SATURDAY,  MAY 18 – 8:30am – 11:30am

Dr. Tyrone Rodriguez, DDS, FACD, FPFA, FAAPD
Intro to Dental Spanish  
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH, OS
     
Dr. Acela Martinez Luna, DMD, MS          
Planning for Implant Success: From Tissue Biology to Digital Workflows  
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH
             
Bill Claytor, DDS, MAGD
2024 NC Dental Opioid Update & Mental Health Awareness Courses
Type: Lecture    
Audience: D, DS, DA, DH