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Friday, February 08, 2019 - Sunday, February 10, 2019

Qualifying Examination Preparation Course

All Day Event



AAPD Members and Student Members preparing for the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry’s Qualifying Examination.

 
Overview  Summary  Speakers and Schedule  Hotel and Travel  Registration

 

Overview

Who Should Attend
AAPD Members and Student Members preparing for the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry’s Qualifying Examination.

Date
Feb. 8-10, 2019

Location
The Mirage
3400 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nev. 89109
(702) 791-7111

Registration Fees

  By Jan. 8, 2019 After Jan. 8, 2019
AAPD Member $880 $980
AAPD Student Member $495 $595
 

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Summary

Course Description
This course will help you prepare for the first step toward becoming a Diplomate - taking and passing the ABPD Qualifying Examination. It will be presented by leading educators and clinicians who will utilize a lecture format to review subjects and materials included in the board examination.

Learn about the various domains contained in the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry examination and how to be prepared for this type of high-stakes written examination. Participation in this course does not guarantee successful completion of board exams.

Course Objectives
At the conclusion of the course, participants will have gained a better understanding of how to prepare for the ABPD Qualifying Exam including:

  • The scientific and biological principles supporting the practice of pediatric dentistry
  • Topical areas of the exam
  • Recommended reference materials
  • Suggested readings for exam preparation

Speakers and Schedule

Invited Speakers

Course Chair & Speaker: Rebecca Slayton, D.D.S.,Ph.D.

Clarice Law, D.M.D., M.S.

Travis Nelson, D.D.S., M.S.D., M.P.H.

Juan Yepes, D.D.S., M.D., M.P.H., M.S., Dr.P.H.
 

Schedule

Friday
7:00 am – Registration & Continental Breakfast
7:15 am – Welcome
7:30 am – Prevention and anticipitory guidance (Dr. Slayton)
10:00 am – Break
10:15 am –Prevention and anticipitory guidance cont. (Dr. Slayton)
10:45 am – Child development/behavior guidance (Dr. Law)
12:00 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm – Child development/behavior guidance cont. (Dr. Law)
1:45 pm – Pharmacologic behavior guidance (Dr.  Nelson)
2:45  pm – Break
3:00 pm – Microbiology (Dr. Yepes)
5:30 pm- Adjourn

Saturday
6:45 am – Continental Breakfast
7:15 am – Craniofacial growth, developing dentition and occlusion (Dr. Law)
9:45 am – Break
10:00 am – Break
10:15 am – Oral diagnosis/oral pathology/oral medicine (Dr. Yepes)
12:00 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm – Oral diagnosis/oral pathology/oral medicine cont. (Dr. Yepes)
2:30 pm – Break
2:45 pm – Restorative dentistry and oral rehabilitation (Dr. Nelson)
5:30 pm – Adjourn

Sunday
6:45 am – Continental Breakfast
7:15 am – Pulp therapy/orofacial trauma (Dr. Slayon)
9:45 am – Break
10:00 am –Special health care needs (Dr. Yepes)
12:30 pm – Adjourn


CE Hours

AAPD designates this activity for 22 continuing education credits.

Hotel and Travel

Room Block
The Mirage
3400 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, Nev. 89109
(702) 791-7111

Accommodations
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
$99* single/double occupancy
Friday & Saturday, Feb. 8-9, 2019
$121* single/double occupancy

* A daily resort fee of $37.00 plus the current Clark County room tax of 13.38% (subject to change), will be charged in addition to the room rates set forth above. This fee includes: Property-wide high speed internet access (public spaces and in-room), unlimited local and toll free calls, airline boarding pass printing, notary service, and fitness center access for guests 18+

Reservations can be made by calling the Mirage directly at (702) 791-7111. Be sure to mention the AAPD in order to get our special room rate, and be sure to ask about any early departure and cancellation fees. 

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Room rates listed do not include applicable room tax.


To take advantage of our discounted AAPD room rate, make your reservation no later than Jan. 8, 2019. Please note that our discounted rate may sell out prior to this date.

Travel
Please contact Direct Travel, AAPD's official travel provider at (800) 840-0908 or you can e-mail directly to aapd@dt.com. As always, to obtain the lowest available fares, early booking is recommended.

Registration

Deadline for early registration is Jan. 8, 2019. Space is limited, with registrations being accepted on a space-available basis. Please note that space may fill up prior to the early cut-off date. After Jan. 8, 2019, please contact the Meetings Department at the AAPD headquarters office at (312) 337-2169 to verify availability of onsite and faxed registration.

Registration Fees

  By Jan. 8, 2019 After Jan. 8, 2019
AAPD Member $880 $980
AAPD Student Member $495 $595

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Fax completed Registration Form to number below

Cancellation
Full refunds for registration minus a $150 cancellation fee will be given only if written notice of cancellation is received 30 days prior to the course. For one-day courses, the cancellation fee will be $75 with the same rules applying. A 50 percent refund will be given if written notice is received up to two weeks prior to the course. No refunds will be given within one week prior to the course. No refunds will be given for no-shows.

Notice of cancellation can be made online or in writing and sent as follows:

Mail: AAPD Meetings Department
211 East Chicago Ave, Ste. 1600
Chicago, IL 60611

Fax:
(312) 337-6329

E-mail: kkatona@aapd.org


The meeting sponsors are not responsible for travel expenses or penalties under any circumstances.

For further information, please contact the AAPD Meetings Department at (312) 337-2169.

 

 

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