Harvard School of Dental Medicine
and
Mass General Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Center for Applied Clinical Investigation
present

"Evidence-based Implant Dentistry"

November 1-3, 2013
Hosted by Institucion Universitaria Colegios de Colombia
Bogota-Chia, Colombia

In this didactic course, participants will learn how to apply the principles of evidence-based decision making to the management of their implant patients.  The course will be hosted by Institucion Universitaria Colegios de Colombia (UNICOC) on its campus in Chia, Bogota.*

Topics to includes:

  • Introduction to principles of evidence-based clinical decision making
  • Bisphosphonates and implant therapy
  • Digital imaging and implant treatment planning
  • Implant restorations in the aesthetic zone
  • Bone grafting in dentistry: an evidence-based approach
  • Regenerative medicine and its role in dentoalveolar reconstruction
  • Singe tooth restorations, restorations/immediate stabilization & function

Confirmed speakers:

Thomas B. Dodson, DMD, MPH -- Course Director
Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial  Surgery, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Director, Center for Applied  Clinical Investigation, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital

Nadeem Karimbux, DMD
Professor of Periodontology and the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

Mark Y. Wang, DMD, DMSc
Instructor in Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences (Prosthodontics)
Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Miguel D. Vidal, DMD, MS
Instructor in Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences (Prosthodontics)
Harvard School of Dental Medicine

FOR FEES AND REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Contact:  Dr. Jorge Hernando Arango Mejia, Rector, Institucion Universitaria Colegios de Colombia, Bogota-Chia, Colombia
Email:  jarango@unicoc.edu.co

***Pre-registration by October 1, 2013 is required for this course.

*Notice to all attendees:  This course is conducted in English.  Simultaneous translation in Spanish will be available.

Location and dates of all sessions:

Campus Universitario Colegio Odontologico, UNICOC
Autopista Norte Km. 20 (Costado Iriental) Via Bogota--Chia
Auditorio Jorge Arango Tamayo

Friday, November 1 -- 8am to 5pm
Saturday, November 2 --  8am to 5pm
Sunday, November 3 --  8am  to 12 noon

Important information for attendees:  Course materials will be distributed upon check-in on Friday, November 1.

Cancellation policy:  Written notification of cancellation is required and must be received by 5pm on October1 for a full refund of course fees.  Cancellations after February 1 will be subject to a $180 processing fee.

The Harvard School of Dental Medicine designates this activity for 17 hours of continuing education credits.

The Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Assocaition 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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