General Information

Learn from the leaders at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Join your local dental colleagues, fellow CDM Alum and visiting practitioners from across the nation and around the globe who travel to New York City to participate in our CE courses.

All course are lecture format except where indicated as hands-on option. 

ACCREDITATION

Columbia University College of Dental Medicine is an ADA CERP recognized provider 11/2013-12/2017. 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. Please contact your local licensing authority for CE credit hour guidelines and regulations.

Columbia University is a member of the Association of Continuing Dental Education (ACDE) - the organization of Continuing Education providers associated with dental schools in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico.  

SETTING

Courses are held at the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) located at West 168th Street in northern Manhattan. Meeting facilities at the Morningside campus and conference space in midtown Manhattan are occasionally utilized. Classes and symposia are also held overseas. Course location details are provided at registration.

Directions to CUMC: http://dental.columbia.edu/page/campus-information-directions

As the temperature in meeting rooms may fluctuate, layered clothing is suggested.

NEW YORK CITY

New York City is a unique setting for any course so be sure to experience all that the city has to offer while you are in town. Websites you  may find helpful:

Official tourism website - http://www.nycgo.com/

New York State official tourism website: http://www.iloveny.com/

MTA trip planner 

Coming from the airports:  Newark, NJ; LaGuardia or JFK, New York

Frommer's Hotels

NYMag; TimeOut; Eater.com

HELPFUL LINKS:

New York Academy of Dentistry: newyorkacademyofdentistry.org
Academy of General Dentistry: www.AGD.org
Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology: www.aaomr.org
Academy of Pediatric Dentistry: www.AAPD.org
American Academy of Periodontology: www.perio.org
American Association of Endodontists: www.aae.org
American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons: www.aaoms.org
American Association of Orthodontists: www.braces.org
American Association of Public Health Dentistry: www.aaphd.org
American College of Dentists: www.ACD.org
American College of Prosthodontists: www.prosthodontics.org
American Dental Association: www.ADA.org
American Dental Hygiene Association: www.adha.org
Dental Hygiene Association of New York: www.dhasny.org
International College of Dentists: www.ICD.org
New York State Dental Association: NYSdental.org
Ninth District Dental Association: www.ninthdistrict.org
Second District Dental Society: www.sddsny.org
Third District Dental Society: www.third-district.org
Fourth District Dental Society: www.4thdds.org