School of Dentistry

Continuing Dental Education

Providing timely and practical continuing education for dental professionals

Course Details

Sedation Monitoring & IV Certification for DAANCE Certified Assistants

Saturday, March 29, 2014

School of Dentistry
Lynda J. Young Conference Room
(Room 6-410 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

Please note that on weekends, you must enter Moos Tower from the second floor (the Washington Avenue entrance located below street level) or use the tunnel from the Washington Avenue parking ramp to access Moos Tower.


Final registration will begin at 7:30 AM
Continental breakfast will be available during registration.
The program will run from 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM
There will be a 15-minute refreshment break mid-morning and mid-afternoon.
Lunch is included.

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.  


Licensed Dental Assistants and Dental Hygienists must provide proof of the following certification prior to the course:

  1. CPR Certification (Health Care Provider level)
  2. Nitrous Oxide Administration and Monitoring Certificate
  3. DAANCE Certification

This information should be submitted to the Office of Continuing Dental Education by March 14, 2014, or at the time of registration if your registration is submitted after March 14. It can be sent attention Bethany Cartwright and submitted by faxing the documents to (612) 624-8159, scanning and emailing the documents to, or mailing copies to Continuing Dental Education, 6-406 Moos Health Sciences Tower, 515 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.


Course participants must complete six successful venipunctures, with a minimum of two venipunctures on a live patient. Course participants will serve as each other’s patients. Please wear appropriate clothing for easy arm access.


A full refund will be issued if you cancel at least one month (30 total days) before the program. If you cancel less than 30 days prior to the program, $100 will be deducted from your refund. For registrations charged to your credit card the refund will be credited to your account. No cash refunds will be issued on charged registrations.


Parking is available in the Washington Avenue Ramp. The Washington Avenue Ramp is located at Washington Ave. SE and Harvard St. SE.

You will need to push the button on the stationary box in order to receive a parking slip and activate the gate. Detailed instructions for exiting the ramp will be provided during the program. Parking charges will be billed to Continuing Dental Education.

If EVENT PARKING is in place as you enter the ramp, please inform the attendant that you are attending a Continuing Dental Education conference in the School of Dentistry.

PLEASE NOTE: If you park anywhere besides the Washington Avenue Ramp, you will be responsible for the parking fees.

The Commons Hotel Guests Only: If you are staying at the Commons Hotel, we encourage that you make parking reservations directly with the hotel. We cannot validate parking for overnight stays. Validated parking is only available during course hours.


Important Access Information: The School of Dentistry and the Washington Avenue Parking Ramp are easily accessible even though light-rail construction is underway on campus. Directions and maps are available at


Link to a list of hotels near campus.

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