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The Office of Continuing Dental Education is proud to be part of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry’s 140 year commitment to providing outstanding education in the dental field. The CDE Office offers a wide range of innovative educational programs to assist you in growing your practice or in meeting your state licensure requirements. The courses are open to all dental professionals. The University of Michigan School of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education Department is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

Please visit Directions and Parking for travel suggestions and hotel information. Visitor parking for the school of dentistry is located in the Palmer Drive structure which is located behind the dental school. The Fletcher parking structure is used for patient parking only.

Have questions? Check out the Continuing Dental Education Frequently Asked Questions

The University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Office of Continuing Dental Education, does not accept course registrations from 3rd party websites.


LIVE WEBINAR COURSES IN-PERSON COURSES ONLINE COURSES

LIVE WEBINAR COURSES

Treatment Planning and Fabrication of Implant-Assisted Complete Prostheses
December 3, 2022

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Course Number: A991-22: Session WW
Credits: 2
Location: Live Zoom Webinar
Course Time: 11:00am-1:00pm
Fee: $69
Course Speaker:: Pierre-Luc Michaud, DMD, MSc, FRCD(C)
Course Overview: This course offers an introduction to the planification and execution of treatments for patients requiring implant-assisted complete prostheses. During the presentation 3 prosthetic designs will be discussed: removable complete prostheses retained by unsplinted attachments such as the Locator™ abutment, removable complete prostheses retained by splinted attachments such as the Dolder bar, and implant-fixed complete prostheses will be discussed.

Oral Pathology Review and Updates
December 8, 2022

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Course Number: A991-22: Session XX
Credits: 1/5
Location: Live Zoom Webinar
Course Time: 8:00pm-9:30pm
Fee: $59
Course Speaker: Elizabeth Ann Bilodeau DMD, MD, MSEd
Course Overview: he speaker will discuss common pathologies of the orofacial complex and the clinical, pathologic, and radiographic features (when applicable). This session will also address the clinical manifestations of common ulcerative lesions in the oral cavity. Also covered will be oral cancer, HPV related oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma, and other HPV related oral lesions. The oral systemic disease connection will be discussed.

IN-PERSON COURSES

The 50 th Annual Moyers Symposium
March 3-5, 2023

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Course Number: OP301-23
Credits: 15
Location: Rackham Graduate School, 915 E. Washington, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Registration Time: 7:30am
Course Time: 8:30am-5:00pm (Friday); 9:00am-5:00pm (Saturday); 9:00am-12:00pm (Sunday)
Fees: DDS: $425 (Early Bird-$390); Auxiliary: $200 (Early Bird: $180); Residents: $75
Course Director: Nan Hatch, DMD, PhD
Course Overview: Course Overview: The 50th Moyers Symposium is a 3-day event that features, 17 outstanding speakers, from around world. We know that many topics in orthodontics have varying viewpoints and perspectives, even among the experts. The Moyers Symposium has always been a place for presentation of clinically relevant evidence, and lively discussion by speakers and attendees. This 50th Moyers Symposium is anticipated to be educational, spirited and fun, in traditional Moyers Symposium fashion (as ever).

ADVANCED PERIODONTAL SURGERY: A PRACTICAL TRAINING COURSE
August 8-12, 2023

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Course Number: P485-23
Credits: 29
Location: Room G508, School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Registration Time: 7:30am
Course Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Fees: $5,000
Course Director: Hom-Lay Wang, DDS, MSD, PhD
Course Overview: This course is designed to help dentists incorporate hard and soft tissue graft as well as advanced implant surgeries into their daily practices. This CE course combines didactic lectures and hands-on workshop with fresh cadaver specimens to cover a broad range of advanced periodontal/implant surgical techniques.

EFFECTIVE INSURANCE CODING: HOW TO GET YOUR CLAIMS PAID FASTER
This course is co-sponsored by the Delta Dental Foundation

September 8, 2023

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Course Number: A156-23
Credits: 6
Location: Park Place Hotel & Conference Center 300 East State Street Traverse City, Michigan 49684
Registration Time: 7:45am
Course Times: 8:00am – 3:00pm
Fee: $85
Course Speaker: Jeffery Johnston, DDS, MS
Course Overview: Billing for dental procedures doesn’t have to be complicated. With better understanding of the third-party payer industry, you can maximize your clinical time.


ONLINE COURSES

LOCAL ANESTHESIA REFRESHER AND UPDATE
(available until November 30, 2022)

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Course Number: PR-P765-21
Credits: 5
Pre-Recorded Zoom Webinar
Fees: $150
Course Speaker: Martha McComas, RDH, BS, MS
Course Overview: This pre-recorded Zoom webinar will review pain control theory, anatomy and physiology, local anesthetic agents, managing medical emergencies, both maxillary and mandibular injection technique and refresh dental hygienists on the skills, knowledge and technique for the safe, effective administration of local anesthesia in dental hygiene practice. This course includes troubleshooting common errors in block and infiltration anesthesia, as well as pain management strategies amidst the opioid crisis. This course fulfills the State of Michigan requirement for pain management.

TOBACCO CESSATION COUNSELING OF DENTAL PATIENTS
(available until April 30, 2023)

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Course Number: PR-P1018-22
Credits: 3
Pre-Recorded Zoom Webinar
Fees: $95
Course Directors: Iwonka Eagle, RDH, MS; Marita R. Inglehart, Dipl. Psych., Dr. phil., Dr. phil. habil; and David Tindle, DDS, MS
Course Overview: This pre-recorded webinar reviews the following topics:
(1) Overview of the history and use of tobacco products and nicotine replacement therapies and an introduction to Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) and its oral and overall health consequences.
(2) Prescribed and OTC medications that support tobacco cessation efforts.
(3) Motivational communication and tobacco cessation; the importance of assessing the severity of a patient's addiction to tobacco to tailor communication towards the patient's situation.


OFFICE INFORMATION

University of Michigan School of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education
1011 N University Ave, Room G508
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Phone: (734) 763-5070 or (734) 763-5171
cde.umich@umich.edu



University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Continuing Dental Education is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

The Office of Continuing Dental Education is proud to be part of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry’s 140 year commitment to providing outstanding education in the dental field. The CDE Office offers a wide range of innovative educational programs to assist you in growing your practice or in meeting your state licensure requirements. The courses are open to all dental professionals. The University of Michigan School of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education Department is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

Please visit Directions and Parking for travel suggestions and hotel information. Visitor parking for the school of dentistry is located in the Palmer Drive structure which is located behind the dental school. The Fletcher parking structure is used for patient parking only.

Have questions? Check out the Continuing Dental Education Frequently Asked Questions