The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
This session is offered to dentists who have completed the Concepts courses. The session covers the importance of building and maintaining an effective and vibrant network of contacts. The session instructs participants about utilizing those contacts to garner support for your program. The content is based on numerous research sources and publications including the “The Perfect Swarm: Science of Complexity” by Len Fisher, and “The Social Animal” by David Brooks. Exercises during the session will be included.
Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to: 1. Recognize the importance of a rich and workplace network, and the potential benefits it can have for a dental program. 2. Explain the activities and patience managers must have to develop and maintain a productive network. 3. Identify individuals who work in clinics, hospitals or Area Office settings that would be beneficial to add to a network.
It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral
Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity.
The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices.
Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.
None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices.
No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted
independent of any commercial entity.
Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to Mary Beth Kinney or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).
Completion of Concepts I, 2, and 3 are required.
Tuition Payment Information:
Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at
least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course.
If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.