2017 Catalog: All Courses
DE0108: 2017 Portland Area Dental Meeting
The purpose of the annual dental meeting is to provide updates, present new oral health data, and provide continuing dental education on various clinical, prevention, and cultural topics.
Upon completion of this meeting, participants should be able to:
1. Describe historical trauma and its impact on AI/AN people;
2. List three findings of the 2016-17 IHS Oral Health Survey; and
3. List at least three components of minimally-invasive dentistry and explain how these might fit into a comprehensive early childhood caries program.
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.
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.