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Thursday Courses
Th305 - Lumps and Bumps in the Mouth 2.0
Time: 8 - 11 AM
Room: ,
Type: General    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

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
Room: ,
Type: Registered    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $180.00  Other Fee: $110.00

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.

 

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

Attendees will receive a $10 food and beverage voucher when arriving at the course, courtesy of Hinman Housing Powered by Eventsphere. The voucher can be redeemed at any Levy outlet in the Georgia World Congress Center.

 

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” versus “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
Room: ,
Type: Registered    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00

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 include 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
Room: ,
Type: General    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $0.00  Other Fee: $0.00

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
Room: ,
Type: Registered    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $65.00

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 include 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