Pediatric Dentistry Technology Symposium 2015

Continuing  Dental Education Course

2015 Pediatric Dentistry Technology Symposium

This course is presented in association with the New York State Association of Pediatric Dentists.

Sponsored in part through educational grants from: DEXIS, MouthWatch

Date: Wednesday, March 4. 2015                                                     

Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
 
Location:  Columbia University Medical Center
Alumni Auditorium, West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032
 
Registration Fee: $225 - CDM Alumni, NYSAPD members receive a 10% discount with membership number
 
Continuing Education Credits 4*
 
Emerging Concepts, Technology and Products in Pediatric Dentistry 2015
Course Director and Speaker: Shantanu Lal, DDS
Director, Predoctoral Program in Pediatric Dentistry, and Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (at CUMC), Columbia University College of Dental Medicine; Attending, New York Presbyterian Hospital; Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry; Private practice, New York City
 
COURSE DESCRIPTION - 3 hours
Advances in dental products and tech gadgets are here! See how the top 10 innovations can help you provide better care for your child patient. Examples include intra-oral imaging, 3D video eyewear, smart toothbrushes, polywave curing lights, bioactive dental materials, lasers, probiotics, and more... 

COURSE OBJECTIVES
Identify current technologies and materials in Pediatric Dentistry
 Review scientific principles, research and clinical applications
 Learn about integrating such technologies into private practice
 
Practice Management Pearls and On-line Services for the Pediatric Dental Practice
NEW Speaker: Joseph McManus, Jr., DMD, MS, MHA, MBA, MS
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine (at CUMC), Section of Population Oral Health, Division of Community Health, Columbia University Medical Center; Executive Director of Community DentCare
 
COURSE DESCRIPTION (to be updated) - 1 Hour 
Advances in dentistry are reschaping dental practice management like never before. Learn how the cloud, practice management software and automation services enhance efficiency and productivity. Also review strategies that impact patient choices, engagement and loyalty.
 
COURSE OBJECTIVES (to be updated)
Identify current practice management technologies and trends
Learn about integrating such advances in private practice
 
 
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REGISTRATION: The fastest way to register for courses is through our online registration system. You can also submit a completed CE registration form by fax to 212-342-5179 or by mail to: CE Office, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, 630 West 168th Street, Box 20, New York NY 10032. Registration may also be done by telephone at 212-305-7124. Please make checks payable to: Columbia University. Early registration is advised to guarantee a place in all courses.
 
TUITION & FEES: CDM Alumni and all dental hygienists/staff receive a 10% discount on listed tuition for all Continuing Education (CE) courses. CDM faculty and staff receive a 50% discount on listed tuition rates. Retired alumni not requiring CE credits nor certification may audit courses at no charge, dependent on space availability.
 
CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellation of a course will result in a refund or credit. Refunds are granted only if notification is received in writing at least 72 hours prior to the course. Columbia University cannot assume responsibility for losses due to participants' travel arrangements. Tuitions for no-shows will be forfeited.
 
COLLEGE POLICY: Sponsorship of a course by the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine does not necessarily reflect the philosophy or endorsement of a procedure or product. We reserve the right to modify course content or faculty.

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.

AGD - Accepted Program Provider, FAGD/MAGD Credit 11/2013-12/2017, Provider ID #214174

Participants: Continuing Education credits awarded for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her licensing board(s) and to report credits to the appropriate authority. *Some states such as PA and NY do not accept credits for practice management courses. For the convenience of practitioners living in those states, Columbia will provide a certificate for partial credit for the portion of the course eligible for CE credits.

COLLEGE POLICY   Sponsorship of a course by Columbia University College of Dental Medicine does not necessarily reflect the philosophy of the College or endorsement of a procedure or product. We reserve the right to modify course content or faculty at any time.