2022 Catalog: General Courses
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DE0606: USPHS Quarterly CDE Webinar: Oral Effects of Marijuana & Opioid Stewardship Updates [Live Webinar on 1/26/22]
This is the quarterly USPHS Dental Webinar, and will be held from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. CT on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. This webinar is open to all USPHS dentist and dental hygienist officers, and dentists from agencies served by the USPHS. However, CDE is available only to USPHS dental officers and to IHS dentists and dental hygienists.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Know how to find and utilize other resources for opioid stewardship and acute dental pain management.
2. Know how to utilize the IHS DOH web portal to locate the IHS Opioid Stewardship Initiative webpage.
3. Describe some of the oral effects of marijuana use, and the similarities between marijuana and tobacco.
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.
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an accredited sponsor of continuing education under the American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program (CERP). ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the IHS at IHS CDE Coordinator or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at CCEPR.ada.org
This webinar is open to all USPHS dentist and dental hygienist officers, and dentists from agencies served by the USPHS.
Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.
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.