The 15th Annual Clifton O. Dummett, Jr. Memorial Lecture and Workshop Putting a Puzzle Together: — Treating the Medically Complex Child in the Dental Office (Friday and Saturday)

This lecture will provide attendees with a review of systemic issues and conditions affecting children and a contemporary approach to safe delivery of oral and dental care.

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CE Credits
Pediatric Dentistry

About the Course

The 15th Annual Clifton O. Dummett, Jr. Memorial Lecture and Workshop
Putting a Puzzle Together:
— Treating the Medically Complex Child in the Dental Office in New Orleans


Friday-Saturday, September 10-11, 2021
 at LSU School of Dentistry, 1100 Florida Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana

Course: #58-21 (Friday & Saturday) | 11 clinical hours (7 lecture, 4 participation)
Sign-In and breakfast (each day): 7:00-8:00 am (CST) | AGD #430
Course Starts (each day): 8:00 am (CST)
 Course Ends: by 5:00 pm (CST) Friday; by 12:30 pm (CST) Saturday

Registration
 Fees

Early Bird
BY 12:00 pm / noon (CST) 7/30/21

Regular
BY 12:00 pm / noon (CST) 9/3/21

Late
AFTER 12:00 pm / noon (CST) 9/3/21

Dentist

$835

$885

$915

Dental Team Member

$265

$305

$325

IMPORTANT: The email address used to register will be the email address to which all course materials will be sent. Once
you are registered in the course, you will receive an email confirmation from CDE@LSUHSC.EDU. IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE ANEMAIL CONFIRMATION FROM CDE@LSUHSC.EDU within ten (10) business days, please call our office 504.941.8193.

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REGISTER BY PHONE OR ONLINE TODAY!

Phone: (504) 941-8193

Overview & Objectives

Friday Lecture

This lecture will provide attendees with a review of systemic issues and conditions affecting children and a contemporary approach to safe delivery of oral and dental care. Topics to be covered include pediatric hematology/oncology, hematopoietic stem cell and solid organ transplantation, cardiac defects and antibiotic prophylaxis for infective endocarditis, sickle cell disease, and Down syndrome, among others.
After the lecture, the attendee will be able to describe and discuss:

  • the etiology and pathophysiology of the systemic issues and conditions presented;
  • how these conditions and their treatment may affect the oral/dental tissues and the craniofacial growth;
  • how these conditions and their treatment affect the safe delivery of dental and oral care;
  • modifications necessary for the safe delivery of dental and oral care for affected patients.

Saturday Workshop

To apply the concepts learned in the lecture, a medical and dental history, along with clinical and radiographic findings, will be provided. Participants will discuss the best approach in the treatment planning and delivery of dental care in each scenario.

About the Presenter & Workshop Facilitator

Marcio da Fonseca, DDS, MS is the head of the Pediatric Dentistry department at The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry. He is also the director of Oral Health for Special Needs Children and has extensive clinical experience in dental care for medically compromised children and adolescents. His research interests include oral - systemic health connections, dental education, and poverty. He has spent most of his career in academic pediatric dentistry and has published several articles and book chapters, and has co-edited a pediatric dentistry book.

Course Location

This course will be held at LSU School of Dentistry at 1100 Florida Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana located in the Mid-City area of New Orleans near beautiful City Park and historic Bayou St. John. If you are staying at a downtown hotel in or near the French Quarter, the distance to the dental school is approximately five miles. If you are driving to the dental school, free parking is available in the patient and visitor parking lots located across from the dental school.

Experience New Orleans

New Orleans is a unique city bursting with over 200 years of history and culture. It remains America's most unique, authentic, and enthralling destination. Find out all that will be going on in New Orleans while you are in town by visiting www.neworleans.com or calling 1.800.672.6124, Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Central Time.

Travel Accommodations

Please make your own airline and hotel reservations as soon as possible because New Orleans is busy with many events and conventions at this time of year. Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is located approximately 30-40 minutes by taxi from both downtown New Orleans and LSU School of Dentistry. For your return flight, please allow about 90 minutes for the trip to the airport and for airline check-in.

Hotel Information

For this course, we have a block room rate of $199/night plus applicable taxes and fees with the JW Marriott Hotel located at 614 Canal Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. To make your reservation at this rate (group name LSU 15th Dummett Lecture & Workshop), click here or call 888.364.1200. The deadline to make reservations under this rate is Monday, August 9, 2021.

Video Conference

If you live more than 120 miles from New Orleans, a video conference option of this course is available. Video conference registrations MUST be processed by phone. For details on how LSU CDE video conferencing works, FAQs, and troubleshooting tips and tricks click here.

Clifton O. Dummett, Jr. Memorial Lecture and Workshop

This course is named in memory of Dr. Clifton O. Dummett, Jr., a beloved faculty member in the Pediatric Dentistry Department of LSU School of Dentistry from 1974 to 2006. Dr. Dummett served as Pediatric Dentistry Department head from 2000 until his retirement in 2006 when he was honored with the title Professor Emeritus.

The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) 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. Concerns or complaints about CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at www.ada.org/CERP.

Cancellation & Refund Policy: The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) reserves the right to cancel any course should circumstances warrant such action. If a course is canceled, the Academy will refund the full tuition. If you cancel your registration, the Academy will refund the tuition you paid (minus an administrative cancellation fee). We must receive your written cancellation request no later than August 27, 2021 by mail, fax at (504) 941-8403, or email at CDE@lsuhsc.edu. If LSU Health New Orleans CDE receives notification of your cancellation after the specified deadline, this will result in forfeiture of your entire tuition.

Health & Wellness (Physical Attendance) Policy: By registering for an in-person course, you affirm that you will comply with the safety requirements of the course facility/location with regards to wearing face masks, getting temperature taken, etc. You also affirm that you will NOT attend the course if you have a fever, respiratory/flu-like symptoms and/or if you believe that you have been exposed to COVID-19. If you are ill and/or feel that you should self-quarantine and will not be able to attend the course (in-person), contact our office (504.941.8193 or CDE@lsuhsc.edu). It is your responsibility to (i) ensure you are healthy enough to attend a course in person, (ii) abide by safety requirements of the course facility/location, and (iii) contact LSUCDE office (504.941.8193 or CDE@lsuhsc.edu) if you will be unable to attend a course due to illness. LSUCDE must be contacted PRIOR to the start date/time of the course. LSUCDE monitors updates from the CDC, as well as, local, state, and federal guidelines. If additional safety precautions become necessary, LSUCDE will inform registered attendees.

Nonrefundable Airline Ticket, Flight Change, or Hotel Reservation: LACDE (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) cannot be held responsible for the cost of a nonrefundable airline ticket, flight change, or hotel room reservation in the event a course is canceled or rescheduled. Please: No recording devices in lecture room or lab, and turn mobile phones off. New Knowledge Related to Dental Practice: You are cautioned about the potential risks of using limited knowledge when incorporating techniques and procedures into your practice, especially when the course has not provided you with supervised clinical experience to ensure you have attained competence.

New Knowledge Related to Dental Practice: Dental educational institutions have an obligation to disseminate new knowledge related to dental practice. In so doing, some presentations may include controversial materials or commercial references. Participants are cautioned about the potential risks of using limited knowledge when incorporating techniques and procedures into their practices, especially when the course has not provided them with supervised clinical experience in the technique or procedure to ensure that they have attained competence. Providership or partial providership of a continuing education course by LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education does not necessarily imply endorsement of a particular philosophy, procedure or product.

Equality of Educational Opportunity: The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc., LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education, and LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry are committed to equality and do not discriminate against applicants, students or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age or disability.

Continuing Education Credit: CE credit awarded for participation in a course or activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his or her state licensing board.

Photography Release: By attending this course/session, attendees agree to allow their names, likenesses and images either in audio, photographic or video format recorded on site to be used by The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a: LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) for educational and promotional purposes.

Please: No recording devices in lecture rooms or lab, and turn mobile phones off.

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