The New Comprehensive Review: Advances in Pediatric Dentistry
Who Should Attend
Pediatric dentists, residents, and general dentists. More specifically:
Pediatric dentists preparing for the ABPD Oral Clinical Examination (“Oral Board”)
Pediatric dentists preparing for ABPD recertification
Pediatric dentists who want a refresher, as well as relevant, exciting case presentations
General dentists who treat pediatric patients
Residents who want a more in-depth understanding of the incorporation of evidence-based clinical science into clinical practice
Note: Those preparing for the ABPD Qualifying Examination (“Written Board”) are encouraged to take the AAPD Qualifying Examination Prep course
September 8-10, 2023
The Brown Hotel
335 W Broadway
Louisville, KY 40202
You can reserve your room here.
By August 8, 2023
After August 8, 2023
AAPD Student Member
Comprehensive Review sponsored by NuSmile
Please note again this year AAPD in collaboration with the College of Diplomates will be offering Mock Oral Review Interviews. This allows attendees to participate in a simulation of the oral interview with two examiners. You will be give 15 minutes to present your answer and then 15 minutes for feedback. In the registration process you will have the opportunity to include this for an additional $100. For those that are attending both Oral Review and Comprehensive Review you will have the ability to sign up for these Mock Oral Review Interviews in the Comprehensive Review registration. These interviews will take place during the lunch hour on Friday September 8, 2023 and Saturday September 9, 2023.
Mock Oral Exam interviews sponsored by College of Diplomates
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.
Taught by expert clinicians, The Comprehensive Review provides attendees with an extensive overview of the latest in evidenced-based pediatric dentistry. This course focuses on the cutting edge of clinical science topics and the application of state-of-the-art therapies into your daily practice. This course covers topics including: interceptive orthodontics and space management, caries assessment and prevention, behavior guidance, oral pathology, care for patients with special health needs, oral-facial trauma, pulp therapy and the latest in pediatric restorative dentistry and materials. The topics are covered using an evidence-based approach with interesting case presentations and open question/discussion forums to wrap up topical areas.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will have gained a better understanding of the:
General knowledge base of pediatric dentistry including topics such as: interceptive space management, caries assessment and prevention, behavior guidance, oral pathology, care for patients with special health needs, oral-facial trauma, pulp therapy and the latest in pediatric surgical and non-surgical caries management , materials and esthetic approaches.
Cutting edge therapeutics in pediatric dentistry
The most up-to-date evidence describing the role of oral health in overall health
Speakers & Schedule
Schedule is subject to change.
Course Chair & Speaker: Amr Moursi, D.D.S., Ph.D
Kathleen Schultz, D.M.D.
Christina Carter, D.M.D.
Timothy Wright, D.D.S., M.S.
6:45-7:20 Registration, Breakfast
7:20-7:30 Welcome Dr. Moursi
7:30-9:00 Caries Prevention and Management Dr. Wright
9:15-10:45 Syndromes, Oral Pathology and Medicine Dr. Schultz
11:00-12:30 Oral Pathology and Medicine (cont.), Nutrition and Obesity Dr. Schultz
1:30-3:00 Restorative Approaches, Dental Materials and Esthetics Dr. Wright
3:15-4:45 Patients with Special Health Care Needs (Part 1) Dr. Schultz
5:00-6:00 Restorative Approaches, Dental Materials and Esthetics (cont.) Dr. Wright
7:30-9:00 Vital and non-vital pulp therapy and pulp regeneration Dr. Wright
9:15-10:15 Adolescent oral health Dr. Schultz
10:15-10:45 Behavior Guidance Dr. Moursi
11:00-12:30 Behavior Guidance (cont.) Dr. Moursi
1:30-3:00 Growth & Development, Orthodontics Dr. Carter
3:15-4:45 Growth & Development, Orthodontics Dr. Carter
5:00-6:00 Trauma Dr. Moursi
7:30-9:00 Airway Issues: Morphology, Sleep Disorders, Behavior Dr. Carter
9:15-10:15 Frenectomies: Speech, Breastfeeding Dr. Carter
10:15-10:45 Trauma (cont.) Dr. Moursi
11:00-12:30 Patients with Special Health Care Needs (Part 2) Dr. Moursi
AAPD designates this activity for 22 continuing education credits.
Deadline for early registration is August 8, 2023. 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., please contact the Meetings Department at the AAPD headquarters office at (312) 337-2169 to verify availability of onsite and faxed registration.
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
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.