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Distinguish yourself as a general dentist and show your commitment to continuing education by pursuing your AGD Fellowship or Mastership. These prestigious awards give you the opportunity to expand your clinical knowledge and enhance how you treat your patients.

Members who have achieved AGD Mastership can go on to earn Lifelong Learning and Service Recognition (LLSR). With this designation, AGD recognizes Masters’ commitment to continuous learning and staying active both in organized dentistry and their communities.

Fellows, Masters and LLSR recipients are recognized annually during the AGD Convocation Ceremony, which is held during AGD’s Scientific Session. Recipient of the AGD Dr. Thaddeus V. Weclew Award are also recognized during this time.

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Oral Cancer: Clinical Guidelines, Liability Trends and Risk Management

Jun. 27, 2019 at 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday, June 27, 2019, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. CST
Presented by Dentist’s Advantage, NSDP and CNA
Members: FREE     Student Members: FREE       Non-members: FREE
Credit Hours: 1
Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is an aggressive epithelial malignancy that is the sixth most common neoplasm in the world today. Despite numerous advances in treatment the long-term survival has remained ~55%. This poor long-term survival is due to a number of factors including delayed diagnosis and the development of multiple primary tumors. Therefore, the early detection and prevention of all premalignant lesions is critical for the long-term survival of these patients.
• Emphasize the role of dental health care professionals in early detection and prevention of oral cancer
• Review the commercially available adjunctive screening devices and tests for oral cancer screening
• Present the new American Dental Association Clinical Guideline recommendations for oral cancer screening
Mark W. Lingen, DDS, PhD, FRCPath, Professor of Pathology, Medicine and Radiation & Cellular Oncology at the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine
Ronald R. Zentz, RPh, DDS, FAGD, CPHRM, Dental Risk Control Consulting Director, CNA Healthcare

Moderator: Jennifer Flynn, CPHRM, Risk Manager, Dentist's Advantage

In order to earn CE credit for this event: Participants must (1) register, (2) attend the entire live event on 6/27/19 at 3pm ET, and (3) complete the post event survey evaluation. Only those who meet these requirements will be issued a certificate of completion. It is the responsibility of the participant to make accommodations for time zone.