410-964-2880      6410 Suite F Dobbin Road, Columbia, MD 21045

Master Dental Calendar


December 2014
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  Socket Preservation Concepts & Materials (2 CE)
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  Infection Control, PANDA, CPR
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  MSBDE Required Pharmacology Course
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  8 Hour Rad Update (8 CEs)
  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  Hanukkah
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  MSDA Office Closes at 12
  Hanukkah
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  Christmas Day
  MSDA Office Closed
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  Component Meetings/Events
  Education
  Leadership Meetings
  Miscellaneous


Dec 3rd, 2014 (Wed)
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  Socket Preservation Concepts & Materials (2 CE)
FREE Course sponsored by Nobel Biocare MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD For more information, visit the Center for Oral Health Studies in the Education tab or call 410-964-2880.
Dec 5th, 2014 (Fri)
8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
  Infection Control, PANDA, CPR
Infection Control w/ Dr. Melissa Mulreany PANDA CPR All 3 Courses in the same day! Discounts for taking more than 1 course! For more information, call 410-964-2880 or visit www.MSDA.com
Dec 6th, 2014 (Sat)
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  MSBDE Required Pharmacology Course
Prescription Drug Abuse (2 CEUs) Date/Time: Saturday, December 6, 2014 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Fee: $100 MSDA Member $200 Non Member Speaker: Marvin Leventer, DDS Location: MSDA Classroom, Columbia, MD Objectives: 1. Review of COMAR 10.44.22.04 – A dentist seeking renewal shall complete a 2 hour Board approved course on the proper prescribing and disposal of prescription drugs. 2. Identify the problem of prescription drug abuse. 3. Review proper use and disposable of prescription and controlled medications. 4. Review proper writing of prescriptions and protection of prescription pads. Topics Discussed: Prevalence: commonly abused prescription drugs; Barbiturates, Benzodiazepines, Sleep medications, Opoids, Stimulants, Amphetamines, Dextromethorphan Illicit Non-prescription drugs abused: Heroin, Methamphetamine, Marijuana, Cocaine Definitions: Prescription drug abuse, Addiction, Physical dependence, Tolerance, Receptors Risk for addiction Pain management strategies: Aspirin, Acetaminophen, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, narcotics, Tramodol (ultram), Lyrica (Pregabalin) Drug seeking behavior; Indicators of drug abuse, Warning signs of drug seekers Strategies Legal implications The Dentist Well Being Committee Mechanisms/Receptors Prevention, Treatment, Behavioral treatment, Pharmacological treatment, Treatment for Barb/BDZ addiction Chronic Pain Disposal, Records, Take back events Prescriptions: Form of written prescription, Signature-sig-directions, DEA number Controlled substances Requirements for prescriptions written for controlled substances
Dec 17th, 2014 (Wed) -- Dec 24th, 2014 (Wed)
  Hanukkah
Dec 17th, 2014 (Wed)
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  8 Hour Rad Update (8 CEs)
MSDA Office, 6410 Dobbin Rd, Columbia, MD 21045 410-964-2880 www.MSDA.com (Education Tab) debra@msda.com
Dec 24th, 2014 (Wed)
  MSDA Office Closes at 12
The MSDA office will close at Noon today.
Dec 25th, 2014 (Thu)
  Christmas Day
Dec 25th, 2014 (Thu)
  MSDA Office Closed
The MSDA Office will be closed today and will reopen on the following business day at 8:30 AM.