Continuing Education

2021 May 14

Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics - the Update!

Fri - Sat, May 14 to May 15, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Location: 

Virtual- Please note that your Zoom link for the course will be sent to you by 8am ET on 14 May 2021

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Temporary anchorage devices (TADs) are an important tool in managing complex malocclusions in orthodontic patients. TADs are considered a relatively new treatment modality; therefore clinicians and orthodontic residents benefit from...

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2021 May 11

Now that the implant has failed: where do we go next?

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Webinar via Zoom (link will be emailed to you 24 hours prior to event)

Speaker: Dr. Eli Machtei

Abstract: While dental implants present a viable alternative to replace missing teeth, it is not without it shortcomings. One such problem is early and late implant failure. While the incidence rate for implants loss is low (less than 5% for early loss and ~1% annually thereafter), it is still a major therapeutic dilemma in the dental office. This presentation will deal with different scenarios of implants' loss, the alternatives to...

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2021 Apr 09

Resorptive Dental Diseases: Diagnosis, Prognosis and Management

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online via Zoom

Speaker: Dr. Brooke Blicher

Abstract: Resorptive dental diseases can seem like a confusing and heterogeneous group of entities because of their varying etiologies and presentations. Oversimplification into internal and external forms is misleading given the varying forms of external inflammatory, pressure and cervical resorption. Ultimately, the pathogenesis of resorption is shared across the different types, with the differences in...

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2021 Apr 13

3D Printing Technology in Periodontics & Implant Dentistry (Division of Periodontology CLS #10)

10:00am to 11:05am

Location: 

Webinar via Zoom

Speaker: Dr. Chia-Yu (Jennifer) Chen

Abstract: With the advent of digital dentistry, clinicians find themselves inundated with new materials, hardware and software in daily practice. A thorough comprehension of the technologies will help us integrate digital solutions to promote communication, as well as acceleraing treatment processes and optimizing treatment outcomes. This presentation will allow dentists to become familiar...

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2021 Mar 09

Clinical Lecture Series: Surgical Peri-implantitis Treatment

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Virtual Webinar
Join the HSDM Division of Periodontology for another Clinical Lecture Series continuing education opportunity, titled, "Surgical Peri-implantitis Treatment," featuring Dr. Stefano Parma Benfenati. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, March 9 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.

This course will cover surgical treatment plans for peri-implantitis. Peri-implantitis is a bacterial infection of peri-implant supporting tissues, characterized by the loss of supporting bone. Early interception in peri-implantitis is a crucial factor that can improve treatment prognosis. The correct diagnosis... Read more about Clinical Lecture Series: Surgical Peri-implantitis Treatment
2021 Apr 10

Advanced Education in Implant Therapy

8:00pm

Location: 

Online Webinar (registration link forthcoming: NOTE: Asian Time)

Welcome to Advanced Education in Implant Therapy!

Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) is committed to providing scientifically and clinically relevant continuing education courses for dental professionals seeking to review, enhance and expand their scientific and clinical knowledge.

Course description: Course participants will have an opportunity to interact with highly skilled periodontists, oral surgeons, and prosthodontists who are recognized experts in restoring challenging cases. Participants will be...

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2021 Feb 08

Continuing Professional Education: Dental Care in the Pediatric Population

Mon - Fri, Feb 8 to Feb 12, 1:00pm - 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

HSDM Continuing Professional Education will be offering a four-part course titled, "Dental Care in the Pediatric Population," which will include four one-hour sessions. Each session is dedicated to a different aspect of pediatric care.

Sessions:

Monday, February 8, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.
Management of Pediatric Special Needs Patients
Neeta Chandwani, DDS

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.
Pediatric Crowns
Keri Discepolo, DDS, MPH

Thursday, February 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m.
Endodontics in Pediatric Patients 
Zameera...

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2021 Feb 09

Clinical Lecture Series: Perio-implant Disease: Cause-related Non-surgical Protocols

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Zoom (your Zoom link will be emailed to you one day prior to the webinar)


Peri-implantitis treatments may not be considered as predictable as periodontal disease treatments, and not all patients are willing to accept surgical treatment options. Thus, dentists need to understand and offer potential non-surgical treatment options. In this presentation, clinical cases, didactic drawings and videos related to peri-implant disease...

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2021 Jan 12

Clinical Lecture Series: Esthetic and Functional Crown Lengthening

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Your Zoom link will be emailed to you at 5pm EST on January 11, 2021
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Join the Division of Periodontology for the seventh Clinical Lecture Series event, "Esthetic and Functional Crown Lengthening," on Tuesday, January 12, featuring Dr. Emilio Argüello. The management of a gummy smile has been well-documented throughout...

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2020 Dec 08

Clinical Lecture Series: Maxillary Sinus Elevation Today

10:00am to 11:00am

Location: 

Virtual

Join us on December 8 for the sixth Clinical Lecture Series (CLS), titled, "Maxillary Sinus Elevation Today," with Dr. Steve Wallace. The maxillary sinus elevation procedure was developed more than 30 years ago as a method to surgically create bone volume for the placement of dental implants. The procedure has undergone many modifications, and new surgical procedures and protocols have been developed to enhance outcomes. This presentation will discuss the procedural changes and the reasons for them. It will also introduce new procedures recently developed to allow for more predictable...

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2020 Nov 09

Clinical Lecture Series: Minimally Invasive Immediate Implant Placement & GBR Techniques Using Digital Technology

11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Virtual Webinar

The Department of Periodontology is hosting its next Clinical Lecture Series webinar in Monday, November 9, from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Titled, “Minimally Invasive Immediate Implant Placement & GBR Techniques Using Digital Technology,” this program is specifically designed to provide a unique experience in 4D guided implantology with an emphasis on digital workflow. 4D guided implantology is a concept of applying 3D CAD/CAM technology with a 4th...

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2020 Oct 19

COVID-19 and Oral Health Care for Older Adults

Mon - Wed, Oct 19 to Oct 21, 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: 

Virtual

Moderated by Dr. Lisa Thompson, Instructor in Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology and Program Director for the Geriatric Dental Fellowship,  this series of three courses will take place on October 19, 20, and 21 starting at 7 pm. They will total 3.5 credit hours and cost $55 per session.
Oral health services nearly came to a halt due to COVID-19 and many of our most vulnerable patients, including older adults and long-term care residents, were unable to receive care and continue to have limited access to care. Due to the complex nature of the health...

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2020 Oct 06

Clinical Lecture Series: Current Soft Tissue Grafting Technique in Esthetic Dentistry

11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

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Join the fourth lecture in our Clinical Lecture Series from the Division of Periodontology, titled "Current Soft Tissue Grafting Technique in Esthetic Dentistry," on Tuesday, October 6, at 11:00 a.m with Edward P. Allen, DDS, PhD. Soft tissue grafting techniques...

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