UMKC Continuing Education

UMKC Continuing Education

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

From up to date courses on the art and science of clinical dentistry to the business, regulations and laws of practice, UMKC School of Dentistry is your source for continuing education. With many offerings annually for dentists and dental hygienists, you are sure to find a course that fits your schedule and an educational need.

 

 

2016-2017 Course Offerings


Click on titles for full description of course:

 

PRACTICING IN THE DENTAL HYGIENE PUBLIC HEALTH SAFETY NET
Fall Semester, September – December 2016

Cindy Amyot, RDH, EdD

Kylie Austin, RDH MSDH

 

 

 


EXTENDED CARE PERMIT III TRAINING COURSE – ONLINE & LAB(18 CEUs)
Spring Semester: January – May 2017


Cindy Amyot, RDH, EdD

Kylie Austin, RDH, MSDH

 

 

MINIMAL ENTERAL ORAL SEDATION & EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
Hands-on course. Class size is limited.
Friday & Saturday, January 20-21, 2017


Thaer Daifallah, DDS

Matthew Hlavacek, DDS, MD

 

 

MANAGEMENT OF PRESCRIPTION OPIOIDS TO REDUCE ABUSE
Friday, February 3, 2017


Steven Waldman, MD, JD

 

 

NITROUS OXIDE FOR THE DENTIST, DENTAL HYGIENIST & DENTAL ASSISTANT
Hands-on course. Class size is limited.
Friday & Saturday, February 24-25, 2017


Scott Gruwell, DDS, MS

Keerthana Satheesh, BDS, DDS, MS

 

 

PARENTERAL IV SEDATION RE-CERTIFICATION COURSE & EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
Hands-on course. Class size is limited.
Friday & Saturday, March 10-11, 2017


Thaer Daifallah, DDS

Matthew Hlavacek, DDS, MD

 

 

INFECTION/EXPOSURE CONTROL IN THE ORAL HEALTHCARE SETTING
Friday, May 12, 2017

MaryJane Bruning, RDH, MS

 

 


ORAL SURGERY FOR THE GENERAL DENTIST
Lecture/Hands-on course. Class size is limited.

Friday, June 23, 2017


Thaer Daifallah, DDS

 

 

LOCAL ANESTHESIA FOR DENTAL HYGIENISTS (SUMMER SESSION ONLY)
Hands-on course. Class size is limited.
Friday-Sunday, July 28-30, 2017


Liz Kaz, RDH, EdD


Kenneth Frick, DDS

 

 

PRACTICING DENTAL HYGIENE PUBLIC HEALTH SAFETY NET (ONLINE)

Fall Semester: August – December 2017

Cindy Amyot, RDH, EdD

Kylie Austin, RDH, MSDH

 

 

MANAGEMENT OF DENTAL TRAUMA IN YOUNG ATHLETES
Date and Presenter: TBA

 

 

FORENSIC DENTISTRY
Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017


Marsha Voelker

Tracy Brookshire, BSDH

 

 

CEREC - Hands-on course.  
Hands-on course. Class size is limited to 20 participants.
Friday, October 6, 2017


Cynthia Petrie, DDS, MS, FACP


Moid Karwaa, DDS, MS


Lance Godley, DMD

 

 

NITROUS OXIDE FOR THE DENTIST, DENTAL HYGIENIST & DENTAL ASSISTANT
Hands-on course. Class size is limited.
Friday & Saturday, October 20-21, 2017


Scott Gruwell, DDS, MS

Keerthana Satheesh, BDS, DDS, MS

 


For information or to register by phone, call:
Call the UMKC School of Dentistry, Office of Continuing Dental Education: 
816/235-2142 or 800/643-9671.  Ask for Amy Widau.

For the hearing or voice impaired, contact the University by using
Relay Missouri 800/735-2966 (TT) or 800/735-2466 (voice).

Click here to download a registration form you can mail or fax for course enrollment.

Use the Continuing Education Information Request Form to request more information.

UMKC School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP recognized provider

Accreditation

The UMKC School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider Approved by the Missouri Dental Association. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality provider of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does is imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The current term of approval extends from May 2016 from June 2019.

The UMKC School of Dentistry is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing dental education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD.  The current term of approval extends from May 2015 to June 2019.

Institute for Allied Health Educators (IAHE)

UMKC School of Dentistry is a partner with ADEA and the AAL in sponsoring the Institute for Allied Health Educators (IAHE) – a professional development program for allied health and health profession faculty. Learn more here.