Clinical Grand Rounds for the Dental Team

 

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First Thursday evening of October, November & December 2016

Would you like treatment planning solutions for your patients with complex medical and dental problems?

University of Minnesota faculty and guest speakers can help you with your challenging treatment planning decisions. Participation in this case-based series will give you insights into a variety of dental disciplines that can improve your clinical results and also avoid patient complaints.

Conveniently scheduled in the evening, you will enjoy short programs, dinner, and interaction with colleagues, faculty, staff and students. You will want to take advantage of this low-cost/high-value continuing dental education opportunity created especially for you and your dental team.

This program is offered in partnership with the School of Dentistry Alumni Society.

Benefits/Objectives

You will enhance your knowledge in the assessment and treatment of:

  • patients with osteoporosis and degenerative oral bone disease. (October 6, 2016 – Dr. Leon Assael)
  • early (phase I) and other orthodontic patients through the use of light forces and minimally invasive techniques. (November 3, 2016 – Dr. James Miller)
  • restorative patients utilizing minimally invasive treatment principles. (December 1, 2016 – Dr. Mark Malterud)

Course Outline

6:00 PM - Registration and dinner
6:30 PM - Clinical cases presented
7:45 PM - Question and answer session
8:00 PM - Adjourn

Who Should Attend

Dentists, dental therapists, dental hygienists and dental assistants interested in keeping up to date with important, evolving practices in all areas of clinical dentistry.

Educational Methods

Illustrated presentation of clinical cases, discussion

Speakers

Leon A. Assael, D.M.D., C.M.M., Dean and Professor, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Mark Malterud, D.D.S., M.A.G.D., maintains a full-time general and family dentistry practice in St. Paul, Minnesota with a minimally invasive treatment philosophy. Dr. Malterud consults with various dental manufacturers on product development and testing and is a member of the Catapult Lecture Group.

James R. Miller, D.D.S., M.S., Board Certified Orthodontist in private practice at Advances in Orthodontics, P.A. in Golden Valley, MN; Adjunct Associate Professor, Division of Orthodontics, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.

Testimonials

Here's what your colleagues have liked about previous Clinical Grand Rounds sessions:

"Utilization of cases, information presented was easily applicable."

"Case examples were very interesting and brought the information to life."

"Informative and convenient, varied courses with up to date topics."

"Problem-based cases to give us good ideas of different situations."

"Real cases, current topics relating to today's dentistry."

"Respected lecturers and relevant/current information."

"Very informative and relatable to daily practice."

Previously Recorded Webcasts

A link to the recorded webcast presentations will be posted on our website Clinical Grand Rounds Recorded Sessions within a week of each session. When you view only this recorded version of a session, you may earn 1.5 hours of "elective" credit per session for Minnesota relicensure requirements. However, you will need to keep track of the date and time of your completion in case of a Board of Dentistry audit of your continuing dental education records.

PLEASE NOTE: When you attend a "live" presentation of Clinical Grand Rounds or a "live" webcast, you earn core continuing dental education credit in diagnosis and treatment planning and receive a certificate of attendance.

Schedule

  • Final registration and dinner will begin at 6:00 PM.
  • The program will run from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.

If you have special dietary needs or are disabled and have special needs, please contact us at least two weeks prior to the program date.

Course details

What to wear

We suggest that you bring a jacket or sweater to help you adjust to the seemingly inevitable changes in meeting room temperature.

Refund policy

A full refund will be issued if you cancel at least one week (five working days) before the program. If you cancel less than one week before the program, no refund will be issued. For registrations charged to your credit card the refund will be credited to your account.

Parking & hotel

Directions & Map

Phillips-Wangensteen Building & Moos Health Sciences Tower
515 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Moos HS Tower is located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus, at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Harvard Street SE.

Phillips-Wangensteen Building and the Washington Avenue Parking Ramp.

Parking

Parking is available in the Washington Avenue Ramp. The Washington Avenue Ramp is located at 501 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.

Because of the low tuition rate, parking is not included for this series.

Hotels

List of hotels near campus.

How to register

  • Mail in your registration form along with your check or credit card information.
  • Call us at 612-625-1418 or 800-685-1418 and use your credit card to register.
  • Fax your registration form and credit card information to 612-624-8159.

Register online

Please register at least two weeks prior to each course date.

Tuition

$30 per session

$20 per session, School of Dentistry Alumni Society Member

Credits

1.5 hours per session

Minnesota Credits
1.5 core per session (Diagnosis & Treatment Planning)

Date & Time

October 6, 2016
November 3, 2016
December 1, 2016

6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Location

2-470 Phillips Wangensteen Building

Webcast Sites
Bemidji, Minnesota
Cook, Minnesota
Duluth, Minnesota
Hibbing, Minnesota
Moorhead, Minnesota
Willmar, Minnesota
Madison, Wisconsin

Course Number

1180817