Clinicopathologic & Radiographic Correlation in Clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Oral Medicine: An ACDE Series Webinar

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Course Description

This course will address selective common and uncommon entities in clinical oral pathology and oral medicine of interest to the general dental practitioner. It will encompass an admixture of case-based presentation with a foundation knowledge discussion on the cases in theme-style formats. Various topics of interest will be covered including white, red, ulcerated, and pigmented lesions.  The oral manifestation of systemic disease with a review of basic foundation knowledge of the entities covered will also be presented.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this lecture, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the clinical and radiographic features of many entities in oral pathology and oral medicine that are of interest to the general dental practitioner and specialist alike
  • Identify clues to establishing the diagnosis, differential diagnosis, and management of the conditions.


Headshot Dr. Said-Al-NaiefNasser Said-Al-Naief, DDS, MS

  • Dr. Said-Al-Naief is currently a Professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Laboratory at the Department of Integrated Biomedical and Diagnostic Sciences at OHSU, School of Dentistry and School of Medicine and most recently served as a Professor & Chair and Laboratory Director at the Department of Pathology and Radiology in OHSU, SOD & SOM. He has also served as a Professor of Oral Diagnosis, Radiology and Pathology @ LLU School of Dentistry; as an Associate Professor at Loma Linda U. School of Medicine, Department of Anatomy & Pathology, Head & Neck Pathology; as an Associate Professor & Director of OMF Pathology Lab/Oral Medicine at the U. of Pacific in San Francisco, CA; and previously as an Associate Professor and Oral Pathology Director at the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Medicine for the first 10 years of his academic career. He began his medical career with a DDS from Marquette U. in Milwaukee, WI, where he also served as faculty for a few years and then completed two residencies in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology; the first at U. of Illinois at Chicago where he also obtained his M.S degree in Oral Biology at UIC graduate college and the second in Long Island Jewish Medical Center/Albert Einstein Hospital. Dr. Said continued and completed an advanced fellowship in Head and Neck/ENT Pathology in Mount Sinai Medical Center in NY, attended a 2-year externship in General Pathology/Dermatopathology at U. of Illinois at Chicago, and 2 months of additional training at the AFIP in Washington DC. He authored and co-authored numerous articles, manuscripts, abstracts, chapters, and posters on various topics in head and neck pathology and 3 chapters in Maxillofacial/Head and Neck Pathology, including the most recent WHO classification of head and neck tumors in 2016. He has also been invited to present numerous lectures, seminars, and continuing education courses, nationally and internationally. He did and continues to actively participate in a wide range of basic and translational research related to head and neck pathology. He can be reached at,, 503-494-0041, or his cell 205-215-5699. He received the Research Award by Texas A&M College of Dentistry in 2019.


Webinar: 8pm – 9:30pm Eastern

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Continuing Education Units

1.5 contact hours. Lecture

  • August 4, 2021
  • 8pm – 9:30pm Eastern
  • $59 – ZOOM Webinar
Dates Location Course # Contact Hours
August 4, 2021 ZOOM Webinar 220192.01 1.5

WEBINAR CANCELLATION POLICY: Full refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel their registration no later than 48 hours before the course starting date/time. A 50% refund will be issued to registrants who cancel 48-24 hours before the course starting date/time. No refunds will be issued for registrants who does not login to the webinar or who cancels within 24 hours of the course starting date/time. Participants may phone the Continuing Education office to cancel, but a written request which includes the name and phone number of the person who paid for the course must be received by our office before a refund can be processed. This request can be emailed to