Updates in Light-Curing: Unraveling the new era of light-cured materials
An ACDE Series Webinar

Course Description:

In this course, you will learn the basic concepts of light-curing applied to your clinical practice. You will understand the difference between monowave and multiwave curing lights and their clinical implication according to the different light-cured materials in the market. And last, you will understand how to read manufacturers’ labels and instructions and avoid misleading advertising.

Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Understand the difference between the different current curing lights in the market (monowave x multiwave)
  2. Identify the differences between different light-cured materials (composites/cements) in the market and their clinical implications
  3. Understand how to read manufacturers’ labels and instructions and not fall for marketing hypes.

Meet the Speaker: Dr. Dayane Oliveira

Dr. Oliveira is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences at the University of Florida. She has a master’s degree in Operative Dentistry and Ph.D. degree and a post-doctoral training in Dental Biomaterials. Dr. Oliveira has devoted her teaching experience and her private practice to Restorative and Esthetic Dentistry for the last 12 years. Dr. Oliveira wrote six international book chapters, including topics on color selection, color matching, light curing and diagnosis in Operative Dentistry. Dr. Oliveira has a research background in color science and composites’ development which contributed to several patents and dental products development. Her most recent and pioneer research involves the development of dental light cured materials using long wavelengths, such as red light

Registration Information

  • Zoom Webinar
  • Lecture
  • 1 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $49

Hosting University

  • University of Florida Continuing Dental Education
  • CE contact name & email: Angela Debono, Adebono@dental.ufl.edu
  • Speaker name & contact info: Dr. Dayane Oliveira
  • doliveira@dental.ufl.edu

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 ce@dental.ufl.edu.