Dr. Samson Ng Oral Medicine/Pathology BC, Canada, BC


Registration Opens 12/10/19
  • Clinical Associate Professor, University of British Columbia, Canada
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Thursday Courses
Th305 - Lumps and Bumps in the Mouth 2.0
Time: 8 - 11 AM
Type: General    Handouts: No

This interactive course is designed to review oral lesions and dental therapeutics that oral care providers commonly encounter in a community practice. This course will reinforce the chair-side techniques for head and neck and intra-oral examinations. Techniques for written and photo documentation of oral lesions will also be discussed. The visual presentation and hands-on demonstrations of adjunctive evaluation tools will definitely make these topics interesting and educational. Topics includes, common benign oral lesions, microbial infections, and oral pre-cancerous lesions.

 

Th201 - Prevention Convention
Time: 8 AM - 3 PM
Type: Registered    Handouts: No

8 - 9:30 a.m.

Dr. Tieraona Low Dog

Boning Up on Osteoporosis: An Update for the Dental Team

This highly informative session will provide the most current evidence for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. Intertwining medical and dental management throughout, allowing participants to gather personal and professional insights. 

 

9:30 - 11 a.m.

Ms. Judy Bendit

Something to Chew On: The Effects of Aging on Oral Health

Just like all of us, our patients are advancing in age and are facing some complicated age-related consequences. Food impactions, expanding restorations, temperature sensitivity, xerostomia, grinding, and erosion are just a few of the many issues they will face as they grow older. This course looks at the contributing factors that will be affecting our aging patients and provides an opportunity to discuss their personal, and our professional dilemmas. We will chew on the facts and spit out potential solutions that will help us all age tastefully. 

 

Lunch on your own from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

 

12 - 1:30 p.m.

Dr. Samson Ng

Oral Pathology Update for the Hygienist 

Please join us for this interactive clinical-radiological-pathological correlation seminar designed to review clinical relevance of radiology/pathology and dental therapeutics that hygienists commonly encounter in a community practice. This seminar will focus on clinical mucosal examination identifying “WNL” vs “atypical” findings; principle of radiographic interpretation (nothing black and white, only something in between; and clinical identification and management of oral viral, and fungal infection. 

 

1:30 - 3 p.m.

Ms. Shannon Nanne

Jump With Me! Take That Step to Treating the Entire Patient, Not Just the Oral Cavity We Are Used To!

We are experts in our field trained to recognize abnormalities, provide patients’ education, teach prevention techniques, screen for early detection, and provide prompt treatment. This is good intra-orally, but what happens when we see a mole on a patient’s face, lip, eye or skin that keeps getting bigger every time we see them? About three million non-melanoma skin cancers and 132,000 melanoma skin cancers occur globally each year. By the end of this course you will have the knowledge to save a life!

Friday Courses
Fr255 - Lumps and Bumps in the Mouth 2.0
Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Type: Registered    Handouts: No

This interactive course is designed to review oral lesions and dental therapeutics that oral care providers commonly encounter in a community practice. This course will reinforce the chair-side techniques for head and neck and intra-oral examinations. Techniques for written and photo documentation of oral lesions will also be discussed. The visual presentation and hands-on demonstrations of adjunctive evaluation tools will definitely make these topics interesting and educational. Topics includes, common benign oral lesions, microbial infections, and oral pre-cancerous lesions.

Fr356 - Early Detection of Oral Cancer in Dental Practice
Time: 2:30 - 5 PM
Type: General    Handouts: No

This course will discuss various aspects of oral cancer important to an oral care provider. It will introduce technologies such as visualization devices and quantitative cytology, as well as conventional histopathology for assisting oral care providers in early detection and diagnostic workup of patients with suspicious oral (pre-) malignant lesions. Visual demonstrations of these chairs-side procedures also will be provided.

Saturday Courses
Sa293 - Lumps and Bumps in the Mouth 2.0
Time: 12 - 3 PM
Type: Registered    Handouts: No

This interactive course is designed to review oral lesions and dental therapeutics that oral care providers commonly encounter in a community practice. This course will reinforce the chair-side techniques for head and neck and intra-oral examinations. Techniques for written and photo documentation of oral lesions will also be discussed. The visual presentation and hands-on demonstrations of adjunctive evaluation tools will definitely make these topics interesting and educational. Topics includes, common benign oral lesions, microbial infections, and oral pre-cancerous lesions.


Registering for the Hinman Dental Meeting is required to attend ALL courses and Special Events.
Course type description:
General = No additional fee (registration required for these courses – we no longer accept walk-ups)
Registered, Interactive, Participation and Special Events = Fee courses