If you're serious about becoming a diplomate, this course could make the difference.
Presented by leading educators and clinicians, this course focuses on preparing the candidate to succeed in the oral portion of the board examination.
Participants will have the opportunity to be part of numerous mock examinations and will learn skills to deliver an impressive performance. Learn about the various domains contained in the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry examination, successful test taking techniques and how to be prepared for this type of high-stakes clinical examination. Additionally, participants will learn how to organize, remember and present pediatric dentistry information and literature.
At the conclusion of the course, participants will have gained a better understanding of how to prepare for the exam including:
- Topical areas of the exam
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Guidelines
- The examination process
- Suggested readings for exam preparation
- How cases are designed and graded
Henry Fields, D.D.S., M.S., M.S.D.
Timothy Wright, D.D.S., M.S.
8-8:30 a.m. – Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30-8:40 a.m. – Part 1: Introduction and Logistics
8:40-9 a.m. – Part 2: Case Examination and Structure
9-9:20 a.m. – Part 3: OCE Case Anatomy, Health History
9:20-9:50 a.m. – Dental Caries Cases, Trauma Cases, Medical Illness
9:50-10:05 a.m. – Behavior, Dental Condition Cases
10:05-10:20 a.m. – Break
10:20- 11:05 a.m. – Imageless Cases, Radiographs, Images
11:05 a.m.-12 p.m. – Ortho and G&D Cases
12-1 p.m. – Lunch
1-1:30 p.m. – Ortho and G&D Cases, continued
1:30-1:50 p.m. – Part 4: Case 1
1:50-2 p.m. – Case 2
2-2:15 p.m. – Case 3
2:15-2:30 p.m. – Case 4
2:30-2:45 p.m. – Break
2:45-4:05 p.m. – Case 5
4:05-4:15 p.m. – Case 6
4:15-4:30 p.m. – Case 7
4:30-4:45 p.m. – Case 8
4:45-5 p.m. – Case 9 (Case 10, Imageless on their own as take home)
5-5:20 p.m. – Part 5: Strategies for Success
5:20 p.m. – Adjourn and Q&A
AAPD designates this activity for 8 continuing education credits.
Hyatt Regency Phoenix
122 N 2nd Street
Phoenix, Ariz. 85004
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Fax completed Registration Form to number below.
Deadline for early registration is August 10, 2020. 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 August 10, 2020, please contact the Meetings Department at the AAPD headquarters office at (312) 337-2169 to verify availability of onsite and faxed registration.
By Aug. 10, 2020 After Aug. 10, 2020 AAPD Member $320 $420 AAPD Student Member $320 $420 Optional Mock Oral Review Interview $200 $200
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.