Miniresidency in Pediatric Dentistry

Miniresidency in Pediatric Dentistry

Friday-Sunday, October 12-14, 2018

Enthusiastic and experienced instructors will share everything you need to know about pediatric dentistry today, guiding you through several hands-on workshops relevant to your practice. In addition, you will benefit from the individual attention from faculty and close interaction with fellow course participants afforded by the small class size.

After this practical program, you will return to your practice with the knowledge, confidence and skills to treat young children using present-day materials and techniques.

Learn How To

  • Assess updated pediatric guidelines of care
  • Gather medical history and informed consent documentation
  • Determine the benefits and pitfalls of parents' and caregivers' presence in the operatory
  • Analyze current prevention methods
  • Focus on advances in restorative procedures
  • Utilize updates strategies to manage pain and anxiety among children
  • Manage developing malocclusion in the primary and early mixed dentition
  • Design and fabricate arch length maintainers
  • Modify developing dentition
  • Prepare and restore stainless steel crowns
  • Prepare and restore class 1 and 2 primary molar lesions with RMGI
  • Analyze ectopic canine emergence
  • Prepare teeth for pulpotomy and pulpectomy
  • Evaluate traumatic injuries in the primary and mixed dentition
  • Implement current techniques in anterior strip crowns and posterior pediatric zirconia crowns
  • Prepare and adapt anterior teeth for celluloid crowns
  • Prepare and adapt teeth for zirconia crowns 

Training Methods

Lecture, discussion, laboratory experiences

Meet Our Experts

Richard J. Baylon, DDS, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Dr. Baylon maintains a four-clinic private practice limited to pediatric dentistry with three partners. He is a staff member of St. Paul Children’s Hospital and serves on their Surgery, Anesthesia, and Pathology Committees. He also serves as a consulting pediatric dentist for research and clinical development with 3M ESPE Dental Products Division. Dr. Baylon is a frequent guest lecturer for the University of Minnesota Continuing Dental Education Department, the Division of Pediatric Dentistry, and the University of Tennessee Pediatric Dental Alumni Association. 

Robert S. Jones, DDS, PhD, Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry; Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Jones received his DDS and PhD after completing the Dental Scientist Training Program at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). He completed his Pediatric Dental Residency at UCSF in 2009 and has done research in examining biological factors in Early Childhood Caries. Dr. Jones is a 2010 recipient of the Faculty Development Award from the 3M Foundation.

Nicholas B. Baylon, DDS, is a pediatric dentist practicing in the Twin Cities. Dr. Baylon received his dental degree from the University of Minnesota in 2010. He practiced as a general dentist in a community clinic for several years and then completed a one-year general practice residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in The Bronx, NY. Dr. Baylon completed a two-year pediatric dentistry residency program at the University of Minnesota in 2015. Dr. Baylon received diplomate status with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2016. 

Colin J. Maguire, DDS, is a pediatric dentist practicing in Plymouth and Excelsior, MN. Dr. Maguire received his dental degree in 2012 from the University of Minnesota. He then completed a one-year general practice residency at the OU Children's Hospital in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Dr. Maguire completed a two-year pediatric dentistry program at the University of Minnesota in 2015, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Maguire received diplomate status with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in 2016.

Schedule

  • Final registration will begin at 7:30 AM on Friday.
  • Continental breakfast will be available during registration and each subsequent morning.
  • The program will run from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Friday & Saturday; and from 8:00 AM to 12:15 PM on Sunday.
  • There will be 15-minute refreshment breaks mid-morning and mid-afternoon.
  • Lunch is included on Friday and Saturday

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

Please note

You may receive 4.5 additional credits (25 total credits) by completing an online tutorial on pediatric caries management prior to the course. Specific information about the online tutorial will be sent prior to the course date.

Special instructions

Please bring two intact, extracted primary 1st and 2nd molars to the course to use during the pulpotomy hands-on exercise. (One of each would be ideal. Please bring more if you have them.) Wipe/rinse extracted teeth with bleach and store in saline or water to prevent the extracted teeth from drying out.

Participants are welcomed to bring a pediatric case(s) from their practice for group analysis and treatment planning. Information for case review should include case narrative, photos, radiographs, study models as needed.

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.

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 month (30 total days) before the program. If you cancel less than 30 days prior to the program $595 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.

Directions, parking & hotel

Directions & Map

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.

Get directions to Moos Tower 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.

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 the ramp is FULL or EVENT PARKING is in place, 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 Ave. Ramp, you will be responsible for the parking fees.

The Graduate Minneapolis hotel guests only: If you are staying at the Graduate Minneapolis (formerly 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.

Hotel   

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

  • Call the Graduate Minneapolis, 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 ssommervold@graduateminneapolis.com 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

Enrollment is limited to 26.

Tuition

$2,295 dentist, dental therapist

A $595 deposit is due at the time of registration. The balance of the tuition is due by September 14, 2018. (Registrations made after September 14, 2018, will be paid in full at the time of registration.)

Tuition includes continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, lunches, materials, supplies and parking.

Credits

25 hours

Minnesota Credits
17.5 fundamental
3 core (Diagnosis & Treatment Planning)

Please note: You may receive 4.5 additional credits (25 total credits) by completing an online tutorial on pediatric caries management prior to the course. Specific information about the online tutorial will be sent prior to the course date.

Eligible for AGD Mastership credit in pediatric dentistry and orthodontics.

Time

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Friday)
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Saturday)
8:00 AM to 12:15 PM (Sunday)

Location

6-410 Moos HS Tower
(Lynda J. Young Conference Room)
Minneapolis Campus

Course Number

1570819