Iowa Dental Reviews (Last Chance): Views from World Leaders in Operative Dentistry

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Views From World Leaders in Operative Dentistry

Last Chance
Continuing Education

Location: College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics

Register Online for 6.5 Hours Relicensure Credit/Lecture Course (0.65 CEU).

This fast-paced conference features leading Operative Dentistry educators from across the United States. Lectures cover a large array of operative topics such as cariology, adhesion, polymerization, bulk filled composites and esthetics. Presenters are alumni of
the University of Iowa Operative Graduate Program and/or current faculty at the University of Iowa Department of Operative Dentistry. This lineup of presentations is designed to be informative and stimulating. It is targeted for dentists, dental assistants and dental hygienists, especially those needing to complete their continuing education credits for the Iowa State relicensure period ending August 2022.

This CE is given in conjunction with the 60th Anniversary Celebration for the University of Iowa Operative Advanced Education Program.

Presented by the Department of Operative Dentistry and an unrestricted educational grant from the Fuller-Denehy Operative Dentistry Professorship.

Fees

Dentist: $185 / Hygienist/Assistant: $115

Schedule

8:45 AM | REGISTRATION

College of Dentistry, First Floor

9:15 AM | WELCOME AND OPENING REMARKS

Amanda Shoemaker

Section 1 | Adhesion

9:20 – 10:15 AM

NEW DENTAL ADHESIVES–HOW UNIVERSAL ARE THEY?
Jorge Perdigão | DMD, MS, PhD, Professor
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Sciences

  • Identify major differences between universal adhesives and previous adhesive generations; and
  • Describe the limitations of universal adhesives.
10:15 – 10:30 AM | BREAK
10:30 – 11:30 AM

FINISHED THE TOOTH PREPARATION, NOW WHAT? CHALLENGES IN DENTAL ADHESION: NOVEL STRATEGIES AND ONGOING RESEARCH
Cristina Vidal | DDS, MS, PhD, Assistant Professor
University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry
Ariene Leme Kraus | DDS, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor
University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry

  • Recognize changes within the dentin substrate that can affect the performance of current adhesive materials; and
  • Explain the contribution of the dentin matrix biomechanics and stability (at macro- and nano-scale) to the failure of the adhesive restorations as well as its degradation mechanisms.

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION

12:00 – 12:45 PM | LUNCH

Section 2 | Clinical Techniques and Technology

12:45 – 1:30 PM

SMILE DESIGN: A SIMPLIFIED STEP-BY-STEP PROTOCOL
Rafat Amer | BDS, MS, Assistant Professor
The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Clinical Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry

  • Discuss the literature behind the smile design protocol; and
  • Apply the smile design protocol to analyze a patient’s case.
1:30 – 2:30 PM

EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT USE OF LIGHT CURING AND BULK FILL DENTAL COMPOSITE PLACEMENT
Natalia Restrepo-Kennedy | DDS, MS,
Clinical Associate Professor, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry
Aditi Jain | BDS, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry

  • Discuss indications, contraindications, advantages and disadvantages of bulk-fill resin composites; and
  • Identify important considerations when choosing an efficient curing light and best practices for more predictable light curing.

2:30 – 2:45 PM | Q&A SESSION

2:45 – 3:00 PM | BREAK

Section 3 | Cariology

3:00 – 3:30 PM

INCORPORATING EARLY DIAGNOSIS AND NON-SURGICAL INTERVENTION INTO THE GENERAL DENTISTRY PRACTICE
Joshua Cohen | DDS, MS
Clinic Director, Mainside Dental Clinic, 1st Dental Battalion/Naval Dental Center Camp Pendleton, CA

  • Identify strategies to diagnose clinical/subclinical evidence of dental caries; and
  • Integrate non-surgical intervention techniques into the general dentistry practice.
3:30 – 4:00 PM

STEPWISE REMOVAL OF EXTENSIVE LESIONS: TREATMENT DECISION FACTORS, SUCCESS, AND COST-EFFECTIVENESS
Paula Ortega Verdugo | DDS, MS, PhD, Lecturer and Clinical Instructor
UCLA School of Dentistry, Section of Restorative Dentistry

  • Distinguish what is the stepwise removal, or two-step caries removal (SW) and the effectiveness of this carious removal procedure on the management of deep carious lesions; and
  • Recognize what factors predict a successful SW and the acceptability among dentists on choosing less invasive caries removal methods when treating extensive carious lesions.

4:00 – 4:20 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION

4:20 – 4:30 PM | CLOSING REMARKS

General Information

The College of Dentistry will make every reasonable effort to assure that requested continuing education programs are provided, but assumes no liability for failure to deliver beyond the refunding of any fees paid to The University of Iowa. The University of Iowa reserves the right to limit registration to the size of the available classroom or clinical space. Sponsorship of this course does not imply subject matter, product or technical endorsement. This material is offered to the profession for educational and informational purposes in a spirit of academic freedom.

REGISTRATION OPTIONS

Registrations will not be accepted without payment. You may register using
our new online registration portal.

CANCELLATIONS/REFUNDS

Fees paid will be refunded less a $45 per person processing fee following notice of cancellation. Refunds will not be granted for cancellations received after the course begins. The refund will be credited to your credit card. If insufficient enrollment necessitates canceling a course, all fees will be refunded.

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT/RECORD KEEPING

CEU verification will be provided (by e-mail following the program) only for those individuals completing/submitting a CEU card at the completion of the program. Credit will be appropriately adjusted for those individuals who do not attend the entire program. All attendees are encouraged to submit a CEU card which will ensure that a letter documenting attendance will be sent following the program via e-mail.

For information about this or other
College of Dentistry programs or if you need assistance processing your registration,
please call (319) 467-4206
E-mail: dentistry-ce@uiowa.edu

Friday, June 10, 2022 (all day)
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Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Amanda Shoemaker in advance at +1 319 335 7166 or amanda-shoemaker@uiowa.edu.