AGD2018 in New Orleans
 
000: Family Track 010: Basic Science
070: Endodontics 130: Electives
135: Laser therapy/electrosurgery 145: Forensic dentistry
148: Infection control 149: Multi-disciplinary topics
150: Health, Medicine and nutrition 155: Child abuse identification and reporting
156: Domestic violence 180: Occlusion
200: Orofacial Pain 250: Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
310: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 340: Anesthesia, Pain Management, Sedation & Pharmacology
370: Orthodontics 430: Pediatric Dentistry
490: Periodontics 550: Practice Management and Human Relations
610: Fixed Prosthodontics 670: Removable Prosthodontics
690: Implants 730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
750: Special Patient Care 770: Self Improvement
780: Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry 

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
7:30 am - 4:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
2 Day Program (Wednesday and Thursday)
S01: Fellowship Review Course (2 day Course) [More Info]
Moderator: Kris Abed-Canchola
Speaker: Katherine L. Cheng DDS, FAGD
8:00 am - 11:00 am340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Anesthesia and Pain Management Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
WLKC1: Conscious Sedation and Other 4-Letter Words [More Info]
Speaker: Josh Jackstien DMD
Speaker: Kevin Croft DDS
8:00 am - 5:00 pm770 - Self-Improvement
New Course Added
WLJS1: Own Your Leadership Role [More Info]
Speaker: Janine Sergay
9:00 am - 4:00 pm010: Basic Science
WLHG1: Anatomy of the Masticatory System: Clinical Application [More Info]
Speaker: Henry A. Gremillion DDS, MAGD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Anesthesia and Pain Management Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
WLKC2: Offering Safe Sedation Care [More Info]
Speaker: Kevin Croft DDS
Speaker: Josh Jackstien DMD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
WLTD2: Volunteering for Dental Missions: Why, When, Where, What's In The Details [More Info]
Speaker: T. Bob Davis DMD, MAGD
 
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
7:30 am - 4:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
2 Day Program (Wednesday and Thursday)
S01B: Fellowship Review Course (2 day Course) [More Info]
Moderator: Kris Abed-Canchola
Speaker: Katherine L. Cheng DDS, FAGD
7:45 am - 8:50 am150: Health, Medicine and Nutrition
OPENING SESSION
TLDT1: Opening Session: Where We Were, Where We Are and Where Are We Going...How Exciting! [More Info]
Speaker: Dennis Tarnow DDS
9:00 am - 9:50 am490 - Periodontics
TLJG1A: New Dimensions in the Etiology, Pathogenesis and Treatment of Periodontal Disease [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
9:00 am - 12:00 pm370 - Orthodontics
TLJM1: An Introduction to Straight Wire Orthodontics for General Dentists [More Info]
Speaker: Jaimee Morgan DDS
9:00 am - 12:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
Laser Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
TPBC1: Rock Star Lasering - Laser-Assisted Dentistry for the GP - Hard Tissue [More Info]
Speaker: Bruce L Cassis DDS, MAGD, MWCLI
9:00 am - 12:00 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
TPMK1: Artistry and Efficiency with Composite Restorations [More Info]
Speaker: Mark Kleive DDS
9:00 am - 12:00 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
TPRW1: Sex, Drugs & Oral Cancer [More Info]
Speaker: Robert J. Whitman MSE
9:00 am - 4:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TLDS1: The 360 TEAM Experience Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona Academy (FULL DAY COURSE) [More Info]
Speaker: Douglas L Lambert DDS, FASDA, FASD, ABAD
Speaker: Rhonda Savage DDS, CSP
Speaker: Edwin A. McDonald III DDS, FAGD
Speaker: Monica Monsantofils BSDH, EPDH, PG Dip
9:00 am - 4:00 pm010: Basic Science
TPHG1: Anatomy of the Masticatory System: Clinical Application and Dissection [More Info]
Speaker: Henry A. Gremillion DDS, MAGD
9:00 am - 4:30 pm430 - Pediatric Dentistry
TLJD1: Taking the Fear Out of Treating Patients with Physical and Intellectual Disabilities: Special Needs [More Info]
Speaker: Jacob R Dent DDS
9:00 am - 5:00 pm010: Basic Science
TPGM1: Botox Training with Cadaver Review Workshop The Total Face [More Info]
Speaker: Gigi Meinecke DMD, FAGD
9:30 am - 9:50 am780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Dental Pearls Session 1 (9:30 am - 10:30 am) All of Dental Pearls 1 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
TDMK1A: All-Ceramic Restorations on the Dark Tooth [More Info]
Speaker: Michael Kroll DMD, MS, FAGD, ABGD
9:30 am - 10:20 am690 - Implants
TLTK1A: Implants and the GP: Where do we Start? [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
9:30 am - 12:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TLDS1: The 360 TEAM Experience Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona Academy Budget-Friendly Products to Improve Your Practice [More Info]
Speaker: Douglas L Lambert DDS, FASDA, FASD, ABAD
9:30 am - 12:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TLDS1: The 360 TEAM Experience Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona Academy Communication - Listening The Key Ingredient in Every Successful Office [More Info]
Speaker: Monica Monsantofils BSDH, EPDH, PG Dip
9:30 am - 12:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TLDS1: The 360 TEAM Experience Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona Academy: A Day in the Life of a Dental Office - We're All Together, Lets Talk About it [More Info]
Speaker: Edwin A. McDonald III DDS, FAGD
9:30 am - 12:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TLDS1: The 360 TEAM Experience Sponsored by Dentsply Sirona Academy: A Day in the Life of a Dental Office - We're All Together, Lets Talk About it [More Info]
Speaker: Rhonda Savage DDS, CSP
9:30 am - 12:30 pm690 - Implants
TLDT1B: Interdisciplinary Approach for Treating the Esthetically Compromised Patient [More Info]
Speaker: Dennis Tarnow DDS
9:30 am - 12:30 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Anesthesia and Pain Management Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
TPJJ1: Pain and Anxiety: When Traditional Patient Management Fails [More Info]
Speaker: Kevin Croft DDS
Speaker: Josh Jackstien DMD
9:30 am - 4:30 pm670: Removable Prostodontics
TPLW1: WOW! Dentures and Implants in a Single Visit [More Info]
Speaker: Larry Wallace DDS
9:50 am - 10:10 am370 - Orthodontics
Dental Pearls Session 1 (9:30 am - 10:30 am)
TDDW1B:Orthodontic Eruption of a Fractured Tooth [More Info]
Speaker: David Wright DDS, FAGD
10:00 am - 10:50 am490 - Periodontics
TLJG1B: Predictable Wound Closure and Suturing for Implant and Periodontal Surgery [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
10:10 am - 10:30 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 1 (9:30 am -10:30 am)
TDJH1C: Restore Lower First Molars Using Two Implants [More Info]
Speaker: James Hebert DDS, FAGD
10:30 am - 10:50 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 2 (10:30 am -11:30 am) All of Dental Pearls 2 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
TDBS1D: Implant Dentistry with Digital Integration and Workflow [More Info]
Speaker: Benjamin Schwartz DDS, FAGD, FICOI
10:30 am - 11:20 am690 - Implants
TLTK1B: Setting the Foundation for Implant Placement: A Discussion of Atraumatic Extraction Techniques and Socket Preservation Procedures [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
10:50 am - 11:10 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
Dental Pearls Session 2 (10:30 am -11:30 am)
TDSS1E: Betel Nut and Oral Health Implications [More Info]
Speaker: Sanjeev Satwah DMD, FAGD
11:00 am - 11:50 am149: Multi-disciplinary topics
New Dentist Lounge
FLJA1: Expedited Excellence: Save Time on Class II [More Info]
Speaker: Josh Austin DDS, MAGD
11:00 am - 11:50 am490 - Periodontics
TLJG1C: The Myths and Truths of Oral/Systemic Conditions [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
11:00 am - 1:00 pm000: Family Track
TFCC1: Cooking Class at the New Orleans School of Cooking [More Info]
Speaker: Staff TBD
11:10 am - 11:30 am250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
Dental Pearls Session 2 (10:30 am- 11:30 am)
TDCN1F: Aesthetic Anterios Composite - A Simple Technique [More Info]
Speaker: ChauLong T. Nguyen DDS, MAGD, AF, AAID
11:30 am - 11:50 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
Dental Pearls Session 3 (11:30 am -12:30 pm) All of Dental Pearls 3 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
TDDL1G: Intraoral Osseous Choristomas [More Info]
Speaker: Daniel Long DDS
11:30 am - 12:20 pm690 - Implants
TLTK1C: How to Place Posterior Implants: Can I Use Conventional Radiographs or is 3D Better? [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
11:50 am - 12:10 pm310 - Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Dental Pearls Session 3 (11:30 am -12:30 pm)
TDEG1H: Triple-layered Closure of an Oroantral Fistula [More Info]
Speaker: Eric George DMD
12:10 pm - 12:30 pm610: Fixed Prosthodontics
Dental Pearls Session 3 (11:30 am - 12:30 pm)
TDSP1I:Are You Sure You Want to Place an Implant There? [More Info]
Speaker: Steven Pratt DDS, FAGD, FAAID, FICD
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
New Dentist Lounge
TLGS2: Owning Your Practice: The Key to Your Financial Future [More Info]
Speaker: Charles Loretto
Gavin Shea
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm690 - Implants
TLJE2: Photographic Planning of Implant Patients [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan X. Esquivel DDS
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
Laser Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
TPBC2: Rock Star Lasering Laser-Assisted Dentistry for the GP: Soft Tissue [More Info]
Speaker: Bruce L Cassis DDS, MAGD, MWCLI
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
Learning Lab

TBAB2: The Essentials of Search: Getting Your Practice on Page 1 of Google [More Info]
Speaker: Adam Barnett
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
TPRW2: Sex, Drugs & Oral Cancer [More Info]
Speaker: Robert J. Whitman MSE
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
Emerging Speaker
TEUH2: CAD/CAM: Materials and Applications [More Info]
Speaker: Udoka Holinbeck DDS
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
New Course Added
TLMS2: Learning to Lead - Fundamentals from Successful Women Leaders in Organization and Business Culture [More Info]
Moderator: Maria Smith DMD, MAGD
Speaker: Kim Perry DDS, MSCS
Speaker: Regina Cobb DDS
Speaker: Alison Bibbins Ward
Speaker: Ricki Braswell CAE
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm690 - Implants
TLDT2: What We Know, What We Think We Know and What We Don't Know About Immediate Extraction Socket Management [More Info]
Speaker: Dennis Tarnow DDS
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
TLJF2: Stay Ahead of the Curve: Don't be a Malpractice Case Study [More Info]
Speaker: Jennifer Flynn CPHRM
Speaker: Ronald Zentz DDS, FAGD
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Anesthesia and Pain Management Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
TPJJ2: Preparing for the Unexpected [More Info]
Speaker: Kevin Croft DDS
Speaker: Josh Jackstien DMD
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
TPMK2: Artistry and Efficiency with Composite Restorations [More Info]
Speaker: Mark Kleive DDS
2:30 pm - 2:50 pm690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 4 (2:30 pm -3:30 pm) All of Dental Pearls 4 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
TDGS2A: "All on Six" in 10 [More Info]
Speaker: George Schmidt DMD, FAGD
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm690 - Implants
TLTK2A: Anterior implants: Emergence profile is important in the esthetic zone [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
2:50 pm - 3:10 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
Dental Pearls Session 4 (2:30 pm -3:30 pm)
TDKS2B: An Alternative Solution for a Hopeless Tooth [More Info]
Kristin Soileau
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm010: Basic Science
Emerging Speaker
TETV2: "Top of the Heap" Frequently Prescribed Medication [More Info]
Speaker: Thomas Viola RPh, CCP
3:10 pm - 3:30 pm670: Removable Prostodontics
Dental Pearls Session 4 (2:30 pm - 3:30 pm)
TDDS2C: Immediate Denture Therapy-Clinical Pathway [More Info]
Speaker: David Stillwell DDS, MAGD, LLSR
3:30 pm - 3:50 pm690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 5 (3:30 pm - 4:50 pm) All of Dental Pearls 5 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
TDZM2D: Hybrid Restoration Complications [More Info]
Speaker: Zola Makrauer DMD
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm690 - Implants
TLTK2B: CBCT Analysis and Planning from A to Z [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
3:50 pm - 4:10 pm690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 5 (3:30 pm - 4:50 pm)
TDKY2E: Case Study: Guided Stent Implant Placement [More Info]
Speaker: Kara Yu DMD, FAGD, FICOI
4:00 pm - 4:50 pm780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Emerging Speaker
TECG2: Esthetic Dentistry for the Everyday Practice [More Info]
Speaker: Chad Goeckeritz DDS, FAGD
4:10 pm - 4:30 pm770 - Self-Improvement
Dental Pearls Session 5 (3:30 pm -4:50 pm)
TDMS2F: Stress Management for Dental Professionals [More Info]
Speaker: Mark Szarejko DDS, FAGD
4:30 pm - 4:50 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
Dental Pearls Session 5 (3:30 pm - 4:50 pm)
TDSS2G: Patients for Life [More Info]
Speaker: Sanford Schwartz DDS, MAGD, FAAID, FICOI
4:30 pm - 5:20 pm690 - Implants
TLTK2C: What are Hybrids? What you need to know about implant hybrids and bridges [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
TWBC2: Wine Down - To Lase or Not to Lase, that is the question? [More Info]
Speaker: Bruce L Cassis DDS, MAGD, MWCLI
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
TWDT2: Wine Down - An Open Discussion of the Controversies and Innovations in Dentistry today [More Info]
Speaker: Dennis Tarnow DDS
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
TWJE2: Wine Down - The role of high end documentation in everyday practice [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan X. Esquivel DDS
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm490 - Periodontics
TWJG2: Wine Down - What is "Bugging" You and Your Staff in the Area of Perio? [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
TWJT2: Wine Down - Wrapping Up with the Gas Guys [More Info]
Speaker: James (Jimmy) Tom DDS, MS
Speaker: Kevin Croft DDS
Speaker: Josh Jackstien DMD
 
Friday, June 8th, 2018
7:30 am - 8:20 am430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FLJT1A: When Teeth Go Bump in the Night: Management of Dental Trauma to Primary Teeth [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
7:30 am - 1:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
S02: Fellowship Exam [More Info]
Moderator: Kris Abed-Canchola
8:00 am - 8:50 am780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Emerging Speaker
FEJG1: Rules and Tools for Superior Esthetic Dentistry [More Info]
Speaker: Joseph Greenberg DMD, FAGD
8:00 am - 8:50 am490 - Periodontics
New Course Added
FLDV1: Teeth for Life: New Insights into Plaque Toxicity and Inflammation [More Info]
Speaker: Amy Kinnamon RDH, MS
Speaker: David Valent
8:00 am - 11:00 am250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
FLJB1: Direct Restorations: Materials and Techniques [More Info]
Speaker: John O. Burgess DDS, ABGD
8:00 am - 11:00 am490 - Periodontics
Periodontics Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FLJG1: Socket Preservation and Augmentation for Implants and Restorative Dentistry [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
8:00 am - 12:00 pm070: Endodontics
FPRK1: Minimally Invasive Endodontics: Streamlining Endo and Associated Procedures [More Info]
Speaker: Ron Kaminer DDS
8:00 am - 4:00 pm145: Forensic dentistry
FPBM1: Mass Casualty Lecture and Lab: A Forensic Dental Matching Game [More Info]
Speaker: Brent D Martin Lt Col, USAF, DC
8:00 am - 4:00 pm010: Basic Science
FPGM1: Dermal Filler Training with Cadaver Review Workshop [More Info]
Speaker: Gigi Meinecke DMD, FAGD
8:30 am - 9:20 am430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FLJT1B: When Teeth Go Bump in the Night: Management of Luxation Injuries to Permanent Tooth [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
8:30 am - 11:30 am690 - Implants
Esthetics & Cosmetic Dentistry Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FLJE1: Treatment of the Single-Tooth Implant in the Esthetic Section [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan X. Esquivel DDS
8:30 am - 11:30 am148: Infection control
FLND1: Are You Safe "Enough"? Infection Control and OSHA Update [More Info]
Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst RDH
8:30 am - 11:30 am135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
Laser Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FPBC1: The Laser's Role in Implant Dentistry:Live Patient [More Info]
Speaker: Bruce L Cassis DDS, MAGD, MWCLI
8:30 am - 11:30 am130: Electives
FPRP1: Hands-on Fabrication of Pressure Thermoforming Appliances [More Info]
Speaker: Ray Padilla DDS
8:30 am - 11:30 am690 - Implants
FPTK1: Practical Techniques for Moving Forward with Implants: A Cadaver Participation [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
8:30 am - 4:30 pm670: Removable Prostodontics
FLMB1: A New Generation of Hybrid Denture: An Effective Viable Hygienic Fixed Restoration for the Edentulous Patient [More Info]
Speaker: Marco Brindis DDS
8:30 am - 4:30 pm430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FPJD1: Now What? An Easy, Practical Approach to Treating Patients with Special Needs [More Info]
Speaker: Jacob R Dent DDS
8:30 am - 4:30 pm370 - Orthodontics
Orthodontics Course Package Available – Click Here for Details
FPJM1: Solving the Mystery of Orthodontics for the GP: Lecture and Hands-On [More Info]
Speaker: Jaimee Morgan DDS
9:00 am - 9:50 am340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Emerging Speaker
CXL FECD1: Proper Prescription Writing and Disposal of Drugs [More Info]
Speaker: Charles Doring DDS, MAGD
9:00 am - 9:50 am250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
New Course Added
FLWN1: Erosive Tooth Wear - Dentistry's Hidden Enemy [More Info]
Speaker: Warden Noble DDS, MS, MSEd
9:30 am - 10:20 am430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FLJT1C: When Teeth Go Bump in the Night: Management of Fractures to Permanent Tooth [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
9:30 am - 10:30 am000: Family Track
FFWL1A: Yoga with Wild Lotus [More Info]
Speaker: Staff TBD
9:30 am - 11:30 am149: Multi-disciplinary topics
New Dentist Lounge
FLCB1: Malpractice 101: Lessons in Dental Liability [More Info]
Speaker: Christopher Buseman
Speaker: Jennifer Flynn CPHRM
10:00 am - 10:50 am750 - Special Patient Care
Emerging Speaker
FEMM1: Pregnant Patients, What Does the Evidence Say? [More Info]
Speaker: Melanie Mayberry DDS, MS-HCM
10:00 am - 10:50 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
New Course Added
FLSL1: What Are We REALLY Looking For? Oral Pathology Cases and Concepts [More Info]
Speaker: Sherri Lukes RDH, MS
10:30 am - 11:20 am430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FLJT1D: When Teeth Go Bump in the Night: Management of Permanent Tooth Avulsion [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
11:00 am - 12:00 pm690 - Implants
Learning Lab

FBCG1: How Open Source Technology Will Change Dentistry As We Know It [More Info]
Speaker: N. Cory Glenn DDS
11:00 am - 12:00 pm000: Family Track
FFWL1B: Yoga with Wild Lotus [More Info]
Speaker: Staff TBD
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
S03: Mastership in the AGD: Getting There [More Info]
Speaker: Lynda Lipske
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
New Course Added
FLTG2: Helping Patients Achieve Whiter and Brighter Smiles with Tooth Whitening [More Info]
Speaker: Shannon Pace-Brinker CDA
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm010: Basic Science
Learning Lab
FBJB2: Diabetes Inter-Professional Management of A Public health Crisis -A Collaborative Effort of Dentists, Physicians, and Diabetes Educators [More Info]
Jerry Brown DMD, CDE
Speaker: Wanda C. Gonsalves MD
Speaker: Joanne Rinker MS, RD, CDE
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm000: Family Track
FFKM1A: Self-Defense - Krav Maga [More Info]
Louis Charron, Krava Maga - Self Defense
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
New Dentist Lounge
FLRS2: “Closing the Deal” – With Excellent Verbal Skills [More Info]
Speaker: Rhonda Savage DDS, CSP
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
FLJB2: Indirect Restorations: Materials and Techniques [More Info]
Speaker: John O. Burgess DDS, ABGD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm690 - Implants
Esthetics & Cosmetic Dentistry Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FLJE2: Treatment of the Full-Arch Implant-Supported Prosthesis [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan X. Esquivel DDS
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm490 - Periodontics
Periodontics Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FLJG2: The Art and Science of Crown Lengthening for Restorative Dentistry [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm490 - Periodontics
FLTD2: Peroxides for Biofilm Management [More Info]
Speaker: Tanya Dunlap Ph.D., ABPP
Speaker: Duane Keller DMD, FAGD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
Laser Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
FPBC2: The Laser's Role in Implant Dentistry: Cadaver [More Info]
Speaker: Bruce L Cassis DDS, MAGD, MWCLI
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FPJT2: Pulp Fact or Fiction: Diagnosis and Treatment of the Primary Pulp [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm010: Basic Science
FLND2: Ergonomics: The Balancing Act [More Info]
Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst RDH
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm130: Electives
FPRP2: Hands-on Fabrication of Pressure Thermoforming Appliances [More Info]
Speaker: Ray Padilla DDS
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm770 - Self-Improvement
Emerging Speaker
FELK2: Learn to Chill [More Info]
Speaker: Lisa Knowles DDS
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
New Course Added
FLAK1: You, the Dental Professional, Oral Health, and Chronic Illness [More Info]
Speaker: Amy Kinnamon RDH, MS
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm070: Endodontics
Emerging Speaker
FEKA2: Understand Root Canal Anatomy for Instrumentation [More Info]
Speaker: Kasim Ali DDS, FAGD
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry
New Course Added
FLJW2: One for the Team: A Collaborative Approach to Care [More Info]
Speaker: Jennifer N. Watters RDH, MBA
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
New Dentist Lounge
FLLG2: A Clinical Ethics Approach to Patient Care [More Info]
Speaker: Lawrence P. Garetto PhD
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm135: Laser therapy/electrosurgey
Learning Lab
FBTK2: Laser use in Modern Dental Practices [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm000: Family Track
FFKM1B: Self-Defense - Krav Maga [More Info]
Louis Charron, Krava Maga - Self Defense
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm000: Family Track
FFCC2: Cooking Class at the New Orleans School of Cooking [More Info]
Speaker: Staff TBD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm200 - Orofacial Pain
FWGM2: Wine Down - A Facelift for your Practice? Should you add Botox and Dermal Filler Treatments? [More Info]
Speaker: Gigi Meinecke DMD, FAGD
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm430 - Pediatric Dentistry
FWJT2: Wine Down - When Teeth Go Bump in the Night: Management of Pediatric Dental Trauma [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm770 - Self-Improvement
FWND2: Wine Down - Discover the Advantages of Ergonomics [More Info]
Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst RDH
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
FWRS2: Wine Down - Leadership Sucks! [More Info]
Speaker: Rhonda Savage DDS, CSP
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm690 - Implants
FWTK2: Wine Down - 6 topics Related to Implant Dentistry: A guide for the GP [More Info]
Speaker: Timothy Kosinski DDS, MAGD
 
Saturday, June 9th, 2018
8:00 am - 8:20 am770 - Self-Improvement
Dental Pearls Session 6 (8:00 am - 9:00 am) All of Dental Pearls 5 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
SDBY1A: The Tooth About Dentistry [More Info]
Speaker: Brian Yoon DDS, MAGD
8:00 am - 8:50 am550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
Emerging Speaker
SESP1: Revolutionary Technology to Empower Hygienists [More Info]
Speaker: Sherry Priebe DH, BDSc, MSc, RDH
8:00 am - 8:50 am155: Child abuse identification and reporting
SLRA1: Human Abuse & Neglect [More Info]
Speaker: Robin Ainsworth DDS, MS, D-ABFO, ABGD, FAGD
8:00 am - 11:00 am550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
SLRS1: Practice Management [More Info]
Speaker: Rhonda Savage DDS, CSP
8:00 am - 11:00 am490 - Periodontics
Periodontics Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
SPJG1: Bone Grafting for Site Preparation for Implants and Restorative Dentistry [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
8:00 am - 12:00 pm430 - Pediatric Dentistry
SLJT1: Best Practices in Pediatric Pain Management [More Info]
Speaker: Janice A. Townsend DDS, MS
8:00 am - 12:00 pm070: Endodontics
SPRK1: Minimally Invasive Endodontics: Streamlining Endo and Associated Procedures [More Info]
Speaker: Ron Kaminer DDS
8:00 am - 3:00 pm690 - Implants
Esthetics & Cosmetic Dentistry Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
SPJE1: A Hands-On Approach to Predictable Implant Esthetics [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan X. Esquivel DDS
8:00 am - 3:30 pm010: Basic Science
New Course Added
SPGM1:Botox Training with Cadaver Review Workshop The Total Face [More Info]
Speaker: Gigi Meinecke DMD, FAGD
8:20 am - 8:40 am370 - Orthodontics
Dental Pearls Session 6 (8:00 am - 9:00 am)
SDMT1B: Limited Orthodontic Extrusion [More Info]
Speaker: Melissa Tucker MS, DDS
8:30 am - 9:20 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW1A: What the Hell is That? - Lumps and Bumps [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD
8:30 am - 11:30 am010: Basic Science
SLND1: Standing up to Emerging Diseases [More Info]
Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst RDH
8:30 am - 11:30 am670: Removable Prostodontics
SPJP1: Makeup Dentistry for Theater and Costumes Including Everyday Digital Workflow [More Info]
Speaker: Jorge Palavicini DDS
8:30 am - 4:30 pm370 - Orthodontics
Orthodontics Course Package Available – Click Here for Details
SPJM1: Minor Tooth Movement for General Dentist Using In-Office Fabricated Clear Aligners Lecture and Hands-on [More Info]
Speaker: Jaimee Morgan DDS
8:40 am - 9:00 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 6 (8:00 am - 9:00 am)
SDJL1C: Central Incisor Implant and Cantilever Restoration [More Info]
Speaker: Jason Luchtefeld DMD, FAGD
9:00 am - 9:20 am780 - Esthetics/Cosmetic Dentistry
Dental Pearls Session 7 (9:00 am - 10:00 am) All of Dental Pearls 7 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
SDGK1D: Little Guys Matter: The Critical Importance of Your Lower Anterior Teeth for Form, Function and Esthetics [More Info]
Speaker: Glenn Kidder DDS, FAGD
9:00 am - 9:50 am690 - Implants
Emerging Speaker
SEDH1: Ceramic Implants: Modern Practice Considerations [More Info]
Speaker: Dan Hagi DDS
9:00 am - 12:00 pm149: Multi-disciplinary topics
New Dentist Lounge
SLMC1: Building a Team of Everyday Leaders: A Team Approach to Patient Care [More Info]
Speaker: Mike Cindrich
9:00 am - 4:00 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
SLEM1: Creating the Practice of Your Dreams: Building on a Comprehensive New Patient Experience [More Info]
Speaker: Edwin A. McDonald III DDS, FAGD
9:20 am - 9:40 am180: Occlusion
Dental Pearls Session 7 (9:00 am - 10:00 am)
SDRY1E: Tooth Aches Transforming into SUNCT Headaches [More Info]
Speaker: Richard Yeh MS, DDS, MAGD
9:30 am - 10:20 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW1B: What the Hell is That? - White and Red Lesions How do you tell the good ones from the bad ones? [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD
9:40 am - 10:00 am149: Multi-disciplinary topics
Dental Pearls Session 7 (9:00 am - 10:00 am)
SDLK1F: Updates in Pediatric Dentistry Treating Tiny Tots to Teens [More Info]
Speaker: Lance Kisby DMD, FASDC, FAAPD, MAGD
10:00 am - 10:20 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 8 (10:00 am - 11:20 am) All of Dental Pearls 8 Sessions must be attended concurrently to obtain CE
SDKK1G: Bone Loss from Implant-Retained Overdentures [More Info]
Speaker: Kirk Kalogiannis DMD, FAGD
10:00 am - 10:25 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 8 (10:00 am - 11:20 am)
SDSH1H: Guided Osteotome Sinus Lift [More Info]
Speaker: Steven Holbrook DMD, MAGD
10:00 am - 10:50 am430 - Pediatric Dentistry
Emerging Speaker
SECG1: How to Start Using Silver Diamine Fluoride Therapy [More Info]
Speaker: Chris Griffin DDS, FAGD
10:25 am - 10:50 am010: Basic Science
Dental Pearls Session 8 (10:00 am - 11:20 am)
SDMM1I: The Dizzying Notion of Acute Vertigo [More Info]
Speaker: Mark Mortiere MS, DDS, MAGD
10:30 am - 11:20 am730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW1C: What the Hell is That? - Mucosal Ulcers [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD
10:50 am - 11:15 am690 - Implants
Dental Pearls Session 8 (10:00 am - 11:20 am)
SDEK1J: Flapless Crestal Sinus Lift [More Info]
Speaker: Eugene Kim DDS, FAGD
11:00 am - 1:00 pm000: Family Track
SFCC1: Cooking Class at the New Orleans School of Cooking [More Info]
Speaker: Staff TBD
12:30 pm - 1:20 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
Emerging Speaker
SEGK2: Systematic Reviews of Complex Musculoskeletal Pain [More Info]
Speaker: Ghabi Kaspo DDS
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm180: Occlusion
SLCC2: TMD/OFP: Changes in the Last 20 Years [More Info]
Speaker: Charles R Carlson Ph.D., ABPP
Speaker: Alex Dale Ehrlich MS, DDS, USN, Ret.
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
New Course Added
SLLG2: Managing the Ethical Dimension of Care [More Info]
Speaker: Lawrence P. Garetto PhD
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm490 - Periodontics
Periodontics Course Package Available - Click Here for Details
SPJG2: Crown Lengthening for Predictable Esthetic and Functional Restorations [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Grisdale DDS, MRCD
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm010: Basic Science
Emerging Speaker
SEDB2: (REPLACEMENT SESSION) Newer Biomaterials in Pulp Therapy: An Update for 2018 [More Info]
Speaker: Lance Kisby DMD, FASDC, FAAPD, MAGD
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
SLCL1A: Financial Decisions the Dentist Must Get Right: Real World Answers to Dentistry's Tough Financial Questions [More Info]
Speaker: Charles Loretto
1:30 pm - 2:20 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW2A: What the Hell is That? - Oral Pigmented Lesions [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm340 - Anesthesia, Pain Mgmt, Sedation, Pharmacology
SLJT2: Opioids: Stigma, Hysteria, Paranoia and Errata Making Good Decisions Based on Data [More Info]
Speaker: James (Jimmy) Tom DDS, MS
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm670: Removable Prostodontics
SPJP2: Makeup Dentistry for Theater and Costumes Including Everyday Digital Workflow [More Info]
Speaker: Jorge Palavicini DDS
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm148: Infection control
SPND2: Interactive Infection Control Interactive Workshop [More Info]
Speaker: Nancy Dewhirst RDH
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
SLCL1B: Successful Dental Partnerships: From Associate to Equity Partner [More Info]
Speaker: Charles Loretto
2:30 pm - 3:20 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW2B: What the Hell is That? - Radiopaque and Radiolucent Lesions of the Jaws [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm550 - Practice Management and Human Relations
SLCL1C: Owning Your Practice: The Key to Your Financial Future [More Info]
Speaker: Charles Loretto
3:30 pm - 4:20 pm730: Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis & Oral Pathology
SLJW2C: What the Hell is That? - Why do we get cancer? [More Info]
Speaker: Jim Weir DDS, JD