Novy BrianThe Plaque Monologues

Saturday, May 11

Time:  8:30 - 11:30 am
                                                     
Course Code:  S 540
 
Quick Summary:  You will never again see a more entertaining and attention-keeping lecture on the subject of plaque.  Be prepared to thoroughly enjoy a fast-paced three hours of continuing education.
 
Fee:  Dentists $50   All Others $15
 
GC America, Inc. is a partial sponsor for this lecture.
 
Course Description:  Have you ever thought about what it would be like to have a conversation with Streptococcus mutans?  A group of dentists and hygienists have finally figured out the secrets to carving out a niche in the human mouth.  They’re using this new information to transform biofilm and eradicate cariogenic species by the mouthful… Come find out what these radical dentists and hygienists know that you don’t.
 
Learning objectives:
  1. Explain various caries hypotheses.
  2. Differentiate between pathogenic and commensal bacteria.
  3. Apply targeted therapeutics in a variety of patients to decrease caries risk.
  4. Transition patients from high to low caries risk.
Course most appropriate for:  All Attendees
 
C.E. Hours:  3 clinical hours
 
Academy of General Dentistry Code:  011, 017, 432