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Master Dental Calendar


May 2016
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  Socket Preservation Concepts & Materials (2 CE Credits)
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  Mid Atlantic P.A.N.D.A. (2 CE Credits)
  CPR Renewal for Healthcare Providers (Relicensure Requirement)
  Infection Control (2 CE Credits)
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  Harford/Cecil Officer Visitation
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  CNA Risk Management and Liability Seminar (4.5 CE Credits)
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  CNA Risk Management and Liability Seminar (4.5 CE Credits)
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  Component Meetings/Events
  Education
  Leadership Meetings
  Miscellaneous


May 4th, 2016 (Wed)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  Socket Preservation Concepts & Materials (2 CE Credits)
This course will focus on various techniques and materials used for socket preservation. After completion of the course participants should have an understanding of various bone graft material such as allograft, synthetic and xenograft and their indications. FREE - To All Dentists! Dinner will be served Instructor: Arash Mike Rostami, DDS, MS, DICOI *Hosted & Sponsored by: Nobel Biocare ** This course is being offered by Nobel Biocare, Continuing Educations credits will be issued by Nobel Biocare and questions about course content may be directed to Nick Zohdi at 443.845.9181 This course will be given at the MSDA Headquarters
May 6th, 2016 (Fri)
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  Infection Control (2 CE Credits)
A thorough review in principles of respiratory etiquette, to lessen the spread of colds and flu, as well as steps that may be taken to reduce the impact of potential pandemic influenza, such as bird or swine flu. Emphasis will be placed on compliance issues pertaining to the new CDC guidelines and how a practical, cost effective “safe workplace” can be achieved into the next millennium. This course fulfills CDE requirements for infection control and requirements for annual OSHA training. Fees: $100 MSDA Members/$200 Non Members $75 MSDA Members/$175 Non Members* *(If taken with another course on the same day). Instructor: Louis DePaola, DDS, MS Refreshments: Breakfast will be served. ***Note: If this course is taken in addition to the CPR or PANDA course scheduled on the same day, the fees will be reduced to $75 per course for MSDA Members and $175 per course for Non Members.
May 6th, 2016 (Fri)
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  Mid Atlantic P.A.N.D.A. (2 CE Credits)
Designed to educate dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and staff about the problems of child abuse and neglect, domestic violence, elder abuse and neglect and human trafficking. Aims to teach participants how to recognize the indicators or this kind of abuse and inform them of their legal and ethical responsibilities reporting and referring victims. This course satisfies the 2 credit requirement for relicensure. (Requirement begins with those who are renewing their licenses for 2011.) Fee: $100 MSDA Members $200 Non-Members $75 MSDA Members* $175 Non-Members* Instructor: Drs. Suzanne Fohl & Michelle Brooks (March); Drs. Harold Pincus & Patricia Van Story (May) Location: MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD Refreshments: Morning snacks, Lunch will be served after this course for those staying for CPR. *This course is being offered on the same day as Infection Control and CPR. If you or a staff member takes two or more of these courses, the course fees drop to $75 per course for members and $175 per course for non-members.
May 6th, 2016 (Fri)
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  CPR Renewal for Healthcare Providers (Relicensure Requirement)
Designed for all members of the dental team who need to renew CPR requirements for relicensure. CPR instructors are affiliates of the American Heart Association (AHA). Fee: $100 MSDA Members $200 Non Members (If taken individually) $75 MSDA Members* $175 Non Members* (If taken with another course) Instructor: Kay Hickman Location: MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD Food & Bev: Refreshments will be served. ***This course is given on the same day as Infection Control and PANDA to allow participants to take all three required courses in one day. Prices are applicable if more than one of these courses is taken on the same day.
May 16th, 2016 (Mon)
  Harford/Cecil Officer Visitation
May 19th, 2016 (Thu)
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  CNA Risk Management and Liability Seminar (4.5 CE Credits)
The course was developed by dentists for both dentists and their staffs. Good risk management depends on the entire dental team understanding the issues and working together, making this a great course for the entire staff to attend. The presentation will provide you with skills, tips and techniques to better manage patients and your role in the practice. Its goal is to stimulate you to assess your practice, apply critical thinking based on the information presented, and make prudent choices that enhance patient care and reduce your chance of a malpractice claim. Each attendee will receive a comprehensive course workbook that makes a great reference resource to have at the office. Fees: $125 ALL Attendees Instructor: Jill Baskin, DDS Location: MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD Time: 8:00 AM-12:30 PM Refreshments: Breakfast will be served.
May 20th, 2016 (Fri)
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM
  CNA Risk Management and Liability Seminar (4.5 CE Credits)
The course was developed by dentists for both dentists and their staffs. Good risk management depends on the entire dental team understanding the issues and working together, making this a great course for the entire staff to attend. The presentation will provide you with skills, tips and techniques to better manage patients and your role in the practice. Its goal is to stimulate you to assess your practice, apply critical thinking based on the information presented, and make prudent choices that enhance patient care and reduce your chance of a malpractice claim. Each attendee will receive a comprehensive course workbook that makes a great reference resource to have at the office. Dentists who are insured with R.K Tongue and the Professional Protection Plan for their professional liability insurance will receive a 7.5% premium credit off their professional liability policy, good for 3 years. Fees: $125 ALL Attendees Instructor: Jill Baskin, DDS Location: MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD Time: 8:00 AM-12:30 PM Refreshments: Breakfast will be served.