2021 Catalog: All Courses
DE0379: OCA/BEM/GP Webinar: Systemic Cyclones - The Biology of Disease and Wellness [Live Webinar]
This webinar is specifically developed for dental staff from IHS, tribal, and urban programs in the Oklahoma City, Bemidji, and Great Plains Areas.
This program examines the deadly synergistic exacerbation between cardiovascular disease [CVD], which is the leading cause of death and disability for men and women in North America, and the contributing role oral disease plays in patients with CVD. The conditions of metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance, and others with their devastating cardiovascular effects that lead to outcomes of heart attack and stroke will be discussed.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Review current understanding of the histology of inflammation
2. Discuss the general physiology and cellular responses of a normal and abnormal inflammatory response
3. Contrast the differences between acute and chronic inflammation, and their associated manifestations and complications
4. Provide a broader health education to dental patients with confidence and motivation
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.
Participants should be dental staff from IHS, tribal, and urban programs in the Oklahoma City, Bemidji, and Great Plains Areas.
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.