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DE0032: Billings Area Dental Prevention Coordinators' Meeting

 
Date: 10/12/2016 - 10/13/2016
Course Status: Completed
Facility: Hilton Garden Inn
Location: Bozeman, MT
Director: TRAVIS FISHER
Level: Basic
Audience: Hygienists, Assistants
Quota: 5 - 15 students
Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 7.00 (Total CDE); 14.00 (DANB Clinical); 4.50 (AGD - 149); 5.75 (AGD - 257); 3.75 (AGD - 490)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Summary:

The purpose of this course is to provide an overview of caries risk assessment and best practices as they relate to oral health surveillance, early childhood caries, periodontal disease prevention, and oral health promotion/disease prevention.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
1. Discuss the concept of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention and how it applies to dental caries.
2. Discuss the concept of primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention and how it applies to periodontal health.
3. Describe the oral health status of AI/AN living in the Billings Area.

Disclosure Policy:

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 IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).

Prerequisites:

None

Tuition Payment Information:

No tuition - tribal sponsored

Tuition Policy:

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.