ACDE Webinar Series

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The Association of Continuing Dental Education (ACDE) brings together individuals who represent college- and university-based continuing dental education programs associated with accredited dental schools in Canada and the United States.

ACDE and 31 of its member schools are jointly providing a series of live webinars featuring university-based key opinion leaders. These jointly produced webinars are planned to be held through 2022. Watch this website for course listings.

For a list of participating schools: click here.

For a ZOOM webinar How-to Guide: click here

Each lecture is hosted by a different school, but CE Verifications of Participation will be provided by the school with which you registered. 



Date Instructor Topic (Click on the title to register)
May 11, 2021

8pm EST

Shankar Iyer, DDS “Restorative Options for Missing Anterior Tooth”

May 20, 2021

8pm EST

Joan Davis, PhD “Cannabis and Oral Health”

May 23, 2021

11am EST

Samuel Low, DDS, MS, MEd “4 Key Strategies in Managing a Periodontal Patient in a Changing Practice Environment”

June 4, 2021

11am EST

Marvin Leventer, DDS “Essentials of Sedation in Dentistry”

June 8, 2021

8pm EST

Jacqueline Burgette, DMD, PhD “A Practical Guide to Incorporating Silver Diamine Fluoride in your Practice for Primary Teeth”

June 16, 2021

8pm EST

Joseph Best, DDS, PhD “Managing the Most Common Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office”

June 24, 2021

8pm EST

Ken Tilashalski, DMD “What is That Thing? Differential Diagnosis of Oral Disorders”

July 10, 2021

11am EST

Leopoldo Correa, BDS, MS “Dental Sleep Medicine and Temporomandibular Disorder (TMD) and Why It’s Important to your Practice”

July 14, 2021

8pm EST

Bryant Cornelius, DDS, MBA, MPH “The Double-Edged Sword of Sedation: Understanding the Power that You Wield”

July 18, 2021

11am EST

Noah Chivian, DDS, FACD, FICD “Endogastritis: Causes and Cures”

July 29, 2021

8pm EST

Ernest Lam, BSc, DMD, MSc, Cert.OMR, PhD, Dip ABOMR, FRCD(c) “Panoramic Re-Primer”

August 4, 2021

8pm EST

Nasser Said-Al-Naief, DDS, MS “Clinicopathologic & Radiographic Correlation in Clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Oral Medicine”

August 13, 2021

11am EST

Sarah Grafton, DMD “Marijuana Legalization and the Modern Dental Practice: Ethical and Medical Considerations for Treatment Planning”

August 18, 2021

8pm EST

Les Kalman, DDS “Digital Dentistry: Novelty or Necessity?”

August 28, 2021

11am EST

Frioozeh Samim, DMD, MSc, Dip ABOMP, FRCD(c) “Most Common Oral Lesions: What You Need to Know in Oral Pathology, Oral Medicine, and Oral Radiology”

September 14, 2021

8pm EST

Maryam Tabrizi, RDH, DMD, MPH “Geriatric Oral Health Platform”

September 18, 2021

11am EST

Gustavo Machado Santaella, DDS, MS, PhD “Cone Beam CT: Technical Aspects to Get the Most Out of it in the Clinics”

September 23, 2021

8pm EST

Nagamani Narayana, DMD, MS “Diagnosis of Common Nodules and Masses of the Oral Cavity”

September 26, 2021

3pm EST

Deborah Foyle, DDS, MS, MSc “The 2017 Periodontal Classification”

September 30, 2021

8pm EST

Margherita Fontana, DDS, PhD “A Review of Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guidelines for Non-Restorative Management of Caries Lesions in Primary and Permanent Teeth”

October 5, 2021

8pm EST

Benjamin Chaffee, DDS, MPH, PhD “The New (and Old) Tobacco Products: Health Effect and Helping Patients”

October 16, 2021

11am EST

Wendy AuClair Clark, DDS, MS “Digital Dentures: Where are we now?”

October 20, 2021

8pm EST

Tenzin Dadul, MDS, BDS, MS “CBCT for Endodontics”

October 29, 2021

11am EST

A. Omar Abubaker, DMD, PhD “Substance Use Disorder”

November 4, 2021

8pm EST

Lynne Morgan, RDH, MS, MA “60 Minute Review of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation AND 60 Minute Review of Local Anesthesia Techniques”

November 9, 2021

8pm EST

Mary MacDougall, BA, PhD “Genetics in Dental Practice, Are You Ready?”

November 12, 2021

11am EST

Sam Malkinson, DMD, Cert. Perio, Dip ABP, FRCD(c) “Tertiary Implant Stability”

November 17, 2021

8pm EST

Bethany Valachi, PT, DPT, MS, CEAS “5 Steps to Practicing Dentistry Pain-Free: Evidence-based Strategies for a Long & Healthy Career”

November 18, 2021

8pm EST

Amal Noureldin, BDS, MSD, MS, PhD “Silver Diamine Fluoride is the New Black in Medical Management of Caries: What, Why, When, How?”

December 1, 2021

8pm EST

Nader Hamdan, BDS, MSc, M.Dent, FRCD(c) “Partial Root Extraction Therapy (PET): A Tactic to Rescue the Buccal Plate”

December 5, 2021

3:30pm EST

Poonam Jain, BDS, MS, MPH “Educating the Dental Team on Nutritional Counseling for the Patient: From Birth through the Life Cycle”

December 9, 2021

8pm EST

Augusto Robles, DDS, MS, DMD & Nathaniel Lawson, DMD, PhD “Treating Anterior Discolorations: Micro-abrasions, Resin Infiltration, and Bleaching”

December 14, 2021

8pm EST

Scott Peters, DDS “Oral Cancer and Premalignancy: Guide to Diagnosis and Management”


This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the

ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the schools listed here.