What’s Trending: Systemic, Preventive & Restorative Issues Concerning Patients Today—Friday
May 12, 2017 8 am-3:15 pm
The purpose of this course is to provide a practical understanding of what’s currently trending on the internet and social media in dentistry, what patients are then concerned about when they receive dental care, and how that all relates in practical ways to the evidence we currently have available from research. See how current evidence can play an active role in the dental office and assist in providing and optimizing patient-centered care. All members of the dental team are welcomed.
Course Topics & Objectives:
NOTE: Attendees are encouraged to bring their laptops, iPads, tablets and/or smartphones
- Continental breakfast and light lunch will be provided.
Dr. Linda L. Cheng is a clinical assistant professor in the Department of General Dentistry at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry. She received her DDS degree in 1999 and completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in 2000 and a post-residency fellowship in cosmetic and implant dentistry in 2001 from Texas A&M College of Dentistry and practiced restorative dentistry in Plano, TX for over a decade.
Dr. Cheng has received the Fellowship Award from the Academy of General Dentistry, and she is a Diplomate of the American Board of General Dentistry and has served as its deputy examiner. She is involved with evidence-based dentistry at Texas A&M College of Dentistry and completed her training in the ADA/Forsyth Evidence-Based Dentistry course at the Forsyth Institute in Cambridge, MA. Her publications have appeared in peer-reviewed journals.
Date: Friday, May 12, 2017
Time: 8:30 am -3:15 pm – Registration on 6th floor continental breakfast and light lunch will be provided
Location: Texas A&M College of Dentistry, 6th Floor
Credit: 6 hours lecture/participation
Course Fee: $175 Dentists; $75 RDH or Aux or lab
AGD Codes:151 Research Methodology, evidence-based; 730 Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis, Oral Pathology
TAMBCD Office of CE Registration Information, Certifications & Cancellation/Refund policy:
As a distinguished resource for dental education in Texas for more than 100 years, Texas A&M College of Dentistry in Dallas is dedicated to combining higher education and research with community service.
The college opened its doors in 1905, was affiliated with Baylor University from 1918 to 1971 and spent the next 25 years as an independent, private institution.
In 1996, the College of Dentistry entered an entirely new era as a member of The Texas A&M University System. In 1999, the college became a founding component of the Texas A&M Health Science Center.
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