School of Dentistry

Continuing Dental Education

Providing timely and practical continuing education for dental professionals

Continuing Dental Education

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    Courses by Subject

    Find courses in your specific area of interest through the University of Minnesota's Continuing Dental Education program.

    Courses by Subject

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    Clinical Grand Rounds

    Catch up on all of the Clinical Grand Sessions with our archive of video and audio dating back to 2009.

    Recorded Sessions

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    Independent Study Courses

    The University of Minnesota's Continuing Dental Education program offers numerous independent study courses, allowing you the opportunity to develop professionally at home.

    Independent Study

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    Participants from all over the world

    The Continuing Dental Education program is open to dental professionals from throughout the world.

    Calendar of Courses

Welcome to Continuing Dental Education

Housed in the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Continuing Dental Education (CDE) offers over 160 educational experiences annually for approximately 7,000 dental professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad. Guest clinicians and local faculty present lecture, demonstration and participation programs in all the clinical disciplines for every dental team member.

Convenient NEW Online Course!

Opiates: Preventing Addiction and Managing Pain

Learn effective strategies to prevent addition and treat acute pain in patients with a history of addiction.


Diet & Oral Health: An Online Course

Receive timely updates on the link between diet and oral health, along with tips to help your patients reduce their caries risk. 

Destination Cannes  

2016 Travel Programs

Chart a course for the annual Duluth Travel Program running July 16-17, 2016, at the historic Fitger's Inn. Earn valuable CE credits while you explore Canal Park and the many scenic stops along Lake Superior's North Shore.

Study in the South of France with the U of M School of Dentistry from September 24 to October 1, 2016, and experience breathtaking sights, charming towns and delicious Mediterranean cuisine.


Dr. Morley's workshop
Certificate Training in Contemporary Restorative and Esthetic Dentistry

Dentists may earn a university diploma in contemporary restorative and esthetic dentistry in addition to mastership credit for the Academy of General Dentistry and continuing education credit for relicensure requirements. See More 



The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

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  • Last modified on May 23, 2013