Continuing Education Courses

Following is a list of CE courses planned for AGD2020 at Caesars Palace.* Check back frequently as courses are being added all the time. Those registered for the meeting will be among the first notified when courses are open.

 

*Course schedule subject to change

 

 

Ruben Arebalo

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture - Learning Lab

Overdenture Stud Attachment Troubleshooting & Review

Sponsored by Preat

670 - Prosthodontics

 

Josh Austin, DDS, MAGD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Expedited Excellence: What's New That Can Make You Faster and Better

Sponsored by 3M

550 - Practice Management
Lecture - NDL

Reputation Matters - Grow Your Practice For Free!

Sponsored by 3M

550 - Practice Management
Lecture

Reputation Matters - Grow Your Practice For Free!

Sponsored by 3M

550 - Practice Management
Participation

Reputation Matters Hands-On: Take Action to Build Your Digital Practice

Sponsored by 3M

550 - Practice Management 
Participation

Expedited Excellence Hands-On: Increase Your Efficacy & Predictability With Direct Restorations

Sponsored by 3M

250 - Restorative Dentistry
ParticipationThe New Era of Glass Ionomer: A Hands-On Experience!250 - Restorative Dentistry
ParticipationPrep With the End in Mind: A Hands-On Course250 - Restorative Dentistry


Joyce Bassett, DDS, MAGD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Cutting Edge Technology with Digital Design

Sponsored by Catapult

780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Lecture

Cutting Edge Technology with Digital Design and Real World Cosmetic Dentistry; Faults, Failures and Fixes

Sponsored by Catapult

780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Participation

Mastering Posterior and Anterior Techniques for Direct Composite and Creating Undetectable Restorations

Sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent

780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Participation

Ceramics: Mastering Preparation Design, Material Selection and Cementation

Sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent

780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry

 

Steve Carstensen, DDS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureAirway Therapy for the Dental Team – Putting What You Learn Into Practice750 - Special Patient Care
ParticipationHands-On with Airway Therapy – Documents and Devices (AM and PM) 750 - Special Patient Care

 

Ashley Clark, DDS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LecturePotentially Malignant Disorders of the Oral Cavity730 - Oral Medicine Oral Pathology
LectureOral Cancer: An Update730 - Oral Medicine Oral Pathology

 

Kevin Croft, DMD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Conscious Sedation and Other 4-Letter Words

Sponsored by American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

340 - Anesthesia, Pain Management, Sedation
Lecture

Offering Safe Sedation Care

Sponsored by American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

340 - Anesthesia, Pain Management, Sedation
Participation

Pain and Anxiety: When Traditional Patient Management Fails

Sponsored by American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

340 - Anesthesia, Pain Management, Sedation
Participation

Preparing for the Unexpected: When Seconds Matter 

Sponsored by American Society of Dentist Anesthesiologists

340 - Anesthesia, Pain Management, Sedation

 

Lee Culp, CDT

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Dental Symbiosis - A Journey to Esthetic Dentistry

Sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent

780 - Esthetics
Lecture

Meeting Today's Restorative Needs Using Digital Technologies

Sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent

250 - Restorative Dentsitry

 

Linda D'Amico, RDH

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture - NDL

The Science of Whitening 

Sponsored by Colgate

780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry

 

Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, MPH, MAEd

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LecturePractical Approaches to Special Care Dentistry750 - Special Patient Care
LecturePractical Approaches to Geriatric Dentistry750 - Special Patient Care
LectureProper Management of Patients with Complex Medical Conditions750 - Special Patient Care
Participation

New Dentists and Malpractice: Managing Liability Risks Related to Extractions 

Sponsored by Dentist's Advantage

550 - Practice Management 

 

Michael C. Fling, DDS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
ParticipationOh My, Oh MiYo610 - Prosthodontics
ParticipationFabrication of Biscaryl or Composite Shell Overlays for Provisional, Intermediate and Final Restorations610 - Prosthodontics
LectureMethods, Materials and Madness610 - Prosthodontics
LectureTreating Severe Dental Wear610 - Prosthodontics

 

Jennifer Flynn, CPHRM

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Risk Management - We Don't Know What We Don't Know: Embracing a Culture of Safety in Dentistry

Sponsored by Dentist's Advantage

550 - Practice Management
Participation

New Dentists and Malpractice: Managing Liability Risks Related to Extractions

Sponsored by Dentist's Advantage

550 - Practice Management

 

Andrea Gallimore

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

3 Practice Marketing Keys to Level Up Your ROI

Sponsored by Henry Schein One

550 - Practice Management
Lecture

Patient Acquisition in the Digital Age

Sponsored by Henry Schein One

550 - Practice Management 

 

Corey Glenn, DDS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture - Learning Lab

A Roadmap to Mastering Digital Dentistry

Sponsored by Blue Sky Bio

690 - Implants
Lecture - NDL

Must Have Technology for the New Practice

Sponsored by Blue Sky Bio

690 - Implants

 

Theresa S. Gonzales, DMD, MS, MSS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureBeyond Autonomy, Justice, Beneficence and Non-Maleficence150 - Health, Medicine and Nutrition

 

Jim Grisdale, DDS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LecturePeriodontal Surgery Hands-On Participation Course490 - Periodontics
LectureThe Myths and Realities of the Link Between Oral Disease & Systemic Conditions a New Paradigm in Dental Practice – Where Do We Go From Here? 490 - Periodontics
LectureEmerging Trends in Periodontics in the 21st Century490 - Periodontics
LectureBasic and Advanced Suturing Techniques for Implant490 - Periodontics
ParticipationSuturing Hands-On Participation Course490 - Periodontics
ParticipationEsthetic and Functional Periodontal Plastic Surgery490 - Periodontics
ParticipationCrown Lengthening 490 - Periodontics
ParticipationPredictable Bone Grafting490 - Periodontics

 

Casey Hein BSDH, RDH, MBA

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Rethinking the Significance of Periodontal Systemic Links and Building Dental - Medical Collaboration

Sponsored by Colgate

490 - Periodontics

 

Tim Kosinski, DDS, MAGD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture

Revolutionize Your Practice With Lasers

Sponsored by DenMat

690 - Implants
Lecture

Setting the Foundation for Predictable, Healthy Prosthetically Driven Implants

Sponsored by Glidewell

690 - Implants
Participation

Revolutionize Your Practice with Lasers - Workshop

Sponsored by DenMat

690 - Implants
Participation

Setting the Foundation for Predictable, Healthy Prosthetically Driven Implants - Workshop

Sponsored by Glidewell

690 - Implants

 

Gigi Meinecke, DMD, FAGD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
ParticipationBotox Training with Cadaver Review Workshop: The Total Face010 - Basic Sciences
ParticipationAdvanced Botox® Training with Cadaver Review010 - Basic Sciences
ParticipationDermal Filler Training With Cadaver Review Workshop010 - Basic Sciences
ParticipationBotox Training With Cadaver Review Workshop: The Total Face010 - Basic Sciences

 

John Olmstead, DDA, MS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureAre You Gambling With Your Endodontic Treatment? Part 1070 - Endodontics
LectureAre You Gambling With Your Endodontic Treatment? Part 2070 - Endodontics
ParticipationExcellent and Efficient Endodontic Workshop - Hands-On Course070 - Endodontics

 

Dave Roberts, DDS, PA

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureThe Rules of the Road for Safe Minimal and Moderate Sedation in Dental Surgical Extractions310 - Oral Surgery
LectureThe Essential Instruments and Armamentarium of Dental Surgical Extractions310 - Oral Surgery
LecturePreoperative Workup and Dental Surgical Treatment Plan310 - Oral Surgery
LectureThe Seven Habits for Safe Patient Selection and Emergency Management of Dental Surgical Patients310 - Oral Surgery
LectureFlaps Design and Suturing for Dental Surgical Extractions310 - Oral Surgery
LectureRecognition and Management of Dental Surgical Complications310 - Oral Surgery
LectureDiagnosis, Case Selection and Treatment Planning of Third Molars310 - Oral Surgery
LectureVideo Demonstrations of Surgical Extractions310 - Oral Surgery
LectureHow Would You Handle These Cases (Open Discussion)? Questions and Answers310 - Oral Surgery
ParticipationOral Surgery Level II Model Work #3, #19, and #23-26310 - Oral Surgery
ParticipationOral Surgery Level II Model Work #1, #17 and Demo of Venipuncture and Administration of IV Emergency Drugs310 - Oral Surgery
Wine DownWine Down with Dr. Roberts310 - Oral Surgery

 

Rhonda Savage, DDS. CSP

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureDon't Worry About 'Wowing' Your New Patient, Focus Instead on Excellent Customer Service550 - Practice Management
LectureSleep Apnea, TMJ and Periodontal Disease: Healthy Patients = A Healthy Dental Office770 - Self-Improvement
Lecture - NDLLeadership Sucks550 - Practice Management

 

Janice Townsend, DDS, MS

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureTrauma - Take the Drama Out of Managing Pediatric Dental Trauma430 - Pediatric Dentistry
LectureBehavior Guidance - Hug'em or Drug'em?430 - Pediatric Dentistry
ParticipationPain Control - Decision Making for the Pediatric Patient430 - Pediatric Dentistry
ParticipationPulp Therapy for Primary Teeth: An Evidence Based Approach430 - Pediatric Dentistry
Wine DownWine Down with Dr. Townsend430 - Pediatric Dentistry

 

Jerry Varner, CDT

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture - Learning Lab

Maximizing Esthetics of IPS e.max® CAD Restoration

Sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent

250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry

 

Tom Viola, RPh, CCP

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
LectureI Have Become...Comfortably Numb: Proper Use of Local Anesthetics010 - Basic Sciences
LectureUn-Break My Heart: Managing Cardiovascular Diseases010 - Basic Sciences
Lecture - NDLWaiting to Inhale: Will Cannabis Challenge Dentistry as Tobacco Has in the Past?010 - Basic Sciences

 

Jessica Wilson, MPH

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Participation

The Instrument Check-up

Sponsored by Hu-Friedy

148 - Infection Control
Participation

Hand Hygiene and Dental Unit Waterlines

Sponsored by Hu-Friedy

148 - Infection Control
Participation

The Instrument Check-up

Sponsored by Hu-Friedy

148 - Infection Control

 

Amos Yahav, DMD

 

Course TypeTitleSubject Code
Lecture - Learning Lab

State of the Art Advanced Bone Cement Techniques to Confront Diversity of Augmentation Challenges 

Sponsored by Augma Bio

490 - Periodontics