General Information

Conflict of Interest Disclosure for CDE Staff and Advisory Board

“We declare that neither we nor any member of our family members have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program greater than $999, nor do we have a financial interest greater than $1,000 in any commercial product(s).”

Confirmation

If you do not receive written confirmation of your registration a minimum of 14 days before the course starting date, please call 888-550-4590 or 352-273-8480 or email ce@dental.ufl.edu.

Course Duration

Unless stated otherwise in your letter of acknowledgment, check-in time will be 7:30 a.m., with the program beginning at 8 a.m. and ending at 4 p.m.

Travel Reservations Disclaimer

Continuing Dental Education cannot be responsible for non-refundable airfare or other expenses in the event of a course cancellation.

Participant Cancellation/Refund – effective January 1, 2019

Cancellation/Refund Procedure

Cancellations by telephone are acceptable; however, a written request must be received by our office before a refund may be processed. The refund amount will be calculated upon the receipt of a written request (as opposed to the phone request) and refund made via the same method as the payment. Registrant also has the right to transfer the amount (less any cancellation penalties) to a new course registration.

Standard Course Refund Policy –

  • Full refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel their registration no later than 14 days before the course starting date.
  • Refunds, less $50, will be processed for registrants who cancel 7-13 days before the course starting date.
  • A 50% refund will be issued for registrants who cancel 2-6 days before the course starting date.
  • No refunds will be issued for registrants who cancel within 48 hours of the starting date.

Hands-On Courses with Pre-ordered Consumable Supplies Policy

Examples: Courses involving pig jaws, cadaver heads, etc

  • Full refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel their registration no later than 14 days before the course starting date.
  • Refunds, less $110, will be issued for registrants who cancel 7-13 days before the course starting date.
  • A 50% refund will be issued for registrants who cancel 2-6 days before the course starting date.
  • No refunds will be issued for registrants who cancel within 48 hours of the starting date.

Exceptions: Refunds issued according to the application guidelines for the program

  • Comprehensive Dentistry Program
  • Executive Practice Management™ Program for Dentists
  • Fellowships/Internships/Preceptorships
  • Mini-Residencies/Clerkships

Program Cancellations

Continuing Dental Education reserves the right to modify or cancel a course when circumstances warrant, including insufficient enrollment. Dates, course content, fees or faculty will be changed only when unavoidable. If a course is already full when registrations are received, or if the course has been canceled, applicants will be notified and a full refund will be processed.

How to Register

2 Easy Ways to Register 4 Easy Payment Options
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  • Mail: (check only)
    UF Continuing Dental Education
    P.O. Box 100417
    Gainesville, FL 32610
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Advance registration is required for all courses and should be completed no later than 14 days prior to the course starting date. If you wish to register after this date, please call 352-273-8480 for space availability. Full tuition payment must accompany all registration applications. Checks or money orders should be made payable to the University of Florida. Do not send cash.

More registration information

Continuing Education Credits

The University of Florida College of Dentistry is an approved course provider by the Florida Board of Dentistry and CE Broker. Please contact your state licensing authority for continuing dental education credit hour requirements and regulations. Credit hours are granted on an hour-for-hour basis, provided the course is completed as designed. A course voucher will be issued at the end of the course verifying attendance and the number of continuing education credits earned.

Dental Accreditation

ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program

University of Florida is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP Opens in a new window 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. University of Florida designates each activity for the listed credit hours of continuing education credits.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/goto/cerp Opens in a new window

Association for Continuing Dental Education

ACDE is the organization of Continuing Dental Education providers associated with dental schools in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The association creates opportunities for leadership, collaboration and professional development for university-based continuing education professionals to provide the highest quality of science-based continuing dental education.

Policy of Non-Discrimination

The University of Florida admits students of any race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying disability, religion or creed, or national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, and does not discriminate in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

We are pleased to announce a new Wi-Fi network called “ufvisitor” for to the UF campus.


Here is how to get set up:

  • First, join the “ufguest” wireless network from your mobile device. When your attempt to browse to the Internet, your browser will be redirected to a portal web page. This web page presents an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) with a button at the bottom to indicate you accept the policy. Once the policy is read and accepted, you will be permitted to access the Internet.

For technical assistance, the UFHealth Technical Support Center can be reached at 352-265-0526.

Contact Information

Contact our registrar regarding course information or registration
ce@dental.ufl.edu
Toll-free at 888-550-4590 or 352-273-8480.