School of Dentistry

Continuing Dental Education

Providing timely and practical continuing education for dental professionals

Course details

12th Annual Dental Research Updates from the U of M

Friday, March 4, 2016


Great Hall (Ground Floor)
Coffman Memorial Student Union
300 Washington Avenue SE, Minneapolis MN 55455
The Coffman Memorial Union is located on the south side of Washington Avenue, just east of the Mississippi between the Weisman Art Museum and the Basic Sciences Bldg.


Final registration will begin at 8:00 AM
Continental breakfast will be available during registration.
The program will run from 8:30 AM to 4:15 PM
There will be 15-minute refreshment break mid-morning.
A lunch break is scheduled from 12:15 to 1:15 PM

Lunch is not included with the program. However, there are several food vendors located in Coffman Memorial Union, as well as numerous restaurants within walking distance.

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.

Parking & Directions

Parking is not included. There are two options available for parking at Coffman Memorial Union. Parking is available in either the Weisman Art Museum Garage or the East River Road Garage. Parking costs depend on hourly use; there is a $12 daily maximum rate and a $25 lost ticket charge. 

The Weisman Art Museum Garage is located at 333 East River Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55455; the East River Road Garage is located at 391 East River Parkway, Minneapolis, MN 55455.

Link to a map of the East Bank Campus

Hotel Accommodations

Hotel accommodations are available at the Commons Hotel, located directly across the street from the Dental School. To reserve your room at the special Continuing Dental Education rate:

  • Call the Commons Hotel at 612-379-8888 and ask for in-house reservations. Tell the reservationist the dates of your stay and that you want a room under the reservation for “Continuing Dental Education.” Ask the reservationist to enter your name for one of the rooms at the special Continuing Dental Education rate.
  • If you are outside the United States or do not wish to call, please email with the dates you intend to stay and ask to have your name entered for one of the reservations under “Continuing Dental Education.”

Link to a list of hotels near campus.

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