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DD0044: Pediatric Dental Concepts II - Guidance of Eruption, Developing the Permanent Dentitiion

Date: 3/10/2021 - 3/24/2021
Course Status: Available
Facility: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: BRIAN TALLEY
Level: Advanced
Audience: Dentists, DHA
Quota: 5 - 35 students
Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 3.00 (Total CDE); 3.00 (AGD - 430)
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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

This is a continuation of Pediatric Dental Concepts I offered in FY 2020 and is open to dentists and DHATs.

This course, presented virtually, is an introduction to recognizing the need for guidance of eruption and the clinical steps dentists can take to optimize the natural eruption of permanent teeth. It is a two-part webinar course intended to increase the skill and comfort level of dentists and dental health aide therapists in identifying, treatment planning, and guiding the emergence of the permanent dentition in the pediatric and adolescent dental patient.

To obtain CDE credit, participants must participate in both live sessions on March 10 and 24, 2021.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this two-session virtual educational series, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the use of serial extractions in permanent tooth emergence;
2. Identify potential delayed tooth eruption and resolution options; and
3. Describe the use of space maintenance to develop the adult dentition.

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 (


Participants must pre-register for this course.

Tuition Payment Information:

Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.

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.