LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education is the brand name of LSU’s overall continuing dental education program; it represents the long-standing affiliation and working relationship between LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry and The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. for the purpose of developing and marketing continuing education courses.
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Course Description

 

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Moderate Sedation Review & Update Course:
For Adult Patients Only
- Take this course to renew your personal permit or as a refresher course
    for dentists and dental team members

   Live-Stream Video Conference - Attend From Anywhere

Friday-Saturday, March 19-20, 2021
12 clinical hours (10.5 lecture, 1.5 participation) | AGD #340 | Course #32-21-Video*

  Sign-In (each day): 7:30-8:00 am (CST) | Course Starts (each day): 8:00 am (CST)
  Course Ends: by 5:15 pm (CST) on Friday, by 12:15 pm (CST) on Saturday

* LSUCDE video courses are live-streamed via BlueJeans. CE administrators perform roll call and random check-ins via the chat 
        window in BlueJeans. If you miss one or more check-ins it could affect your credits. Before the course you will receive three links:  
        a link to the meeting, a link to a short test, and a link to a course evaluation. You must submit the test and evaluation in order to 
        receive credit. The Louisiana State Board of Dentistry counts CE hours earned through LSUCDE live video conference as in-person 
        hours.

Registration Fees

Early Bird
(BY 12:00 pm /noon CST 2/5/21)

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

Dentist

$1,010

$1,060

$1,110

Dental Team Member

$265

$295

$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 AN
EMAIL CONFIRMATION FROM CDE@LSUHSC.EDU within ten (10) business days, please call our office 504.941.8193.

CDE@LSUHSC.EDU is never used for marketing purposes, to ensure delivery of course information please‚ add this email
address into your contacts and/or mark as a "safe-sender".

REGISTER BY PHONE OR ONLINE TODAY!

Phone: (504) 941-8193  |Online: Click here

Overview

This course serves as a review and an update of requirements for the purpose of administering moderate oral sedation and/or IV sedation to adult patients and includes a review of the medications used in oral and IV sedation – protocols and pharmacology. The Louisiana State Board of Dentistry requires that dentists with a permit to administer moderate sedation to adult patients attend a live, in-person review course once every four years. For dentists licensed in other states, call your state board office to confirm whether this course satisfies their continuing education requirements.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this course and thoroughly reviewing the requirements to administer and recover adult patients from moderate oral sedation and/or IV sedation, dentists will be better able to:

  • make a thorough patient assessment before the safe administration of and recovery from moderate sedation
  • monitor their patients and review and know what is required to maintain the standard of care
  • learn and apply the best practices for predictable moderate sedation results by reviewing and learning from oral and IV moderate sedation case studies
  • manage common emergencies during sedations visits
  • administer local anesthesia in sedation
  • sedate medically compromised and special needs patients
  • administer nitrous oxide-oxygen as part of moderate oral and IV sedation
  • administer post-operative pain management as part of practicing sedation dentistry

Course Co-Directors

Alfredo R. Arribas, DDS, MS, is an assistant professor in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Dentistry in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Arribas received his DDS from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia School of Dentistry in Lima, Peru and completed the following post-doctoral programs: AEGD certificate from Baltimore College of Dentistry, a two-year GPR certificate from LSU School of Dentistry, a MS in healthcare management from University of New Orleans School of Business, and a four-year oral surgery residency at LSU School of Dentistry. Benjamin R. Record, DDS, a general dentist with a practice in the Baton Rouge area, received his DDS from LSU School of Dentistry. Prior to entering into private practice, Dr. Record served as director of the General Practice Residency Program and assistant professor in the Department of Comprehensive Dentistry and Biomaterials at LSU School of Dentistry and as director of a dental clinic in Pineville, Louisiana. He has taught local anesthesia and moderate sedation review and update courses for dentists and hygienists for the past ten years.

Video Conference

LSUCDE video courses are live-streamed via BlueJeans. CE administrators perform role call and random check-ins via the chat window in BlueJeans. If you miss one or more check-ins it could affect your credits. Before the course you will receive three links: 

  • a link to the meeting,
  • a link to a short test,
  • and a link to a course evaluation.

If you are new to video conferencing and/or if you have not participated in a video conference course with LSUCDE and/or it has been awhile since your last video conference WE STRONGLY ADVISE that you review all troubleshooting/test links that will be sent to you in your "course logisitics" email and attend the "tech help" session prior to the course. You must submit the test and evaluation in order to receive credit. The Louisiana State Board of Dentistry counts CE hours earned through LSUCDE live video conference as in-person hours. For details on how LSU CDE video conferencing works, FAQs, and troubleshooting tips and tricks click here

 

 

 

LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry/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 this course should circumstances warrant such action. If this course is canceled, the Academy will refund the full tuition. If you cancel your registration for this course, the Academy will refund the tuition you paid (minus an administrative cancellation fee). We must receive your written cancellation request no later than March 5, 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.

New Knowledge Related to Dental Practice: Dental educational institutions such as LSU School of Dentistry and CE providers such as The Louisiana Academy of Continuing Dental Education, Inc. (d/b/a LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education) 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.

Name, Likeness & Image Release: By attending this course, attendees agree to allow their names, likenesses and images either in audio, photographic, or video format 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: You are not permitted to make audio or video recordings of parts of or all of this live-streaming, video conferencing course.

  

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Phone: 504.941.8193  •  Fax 504.941.8403  • Info@LSUCDE.org