Continuing Dental Education

Winter/Spring 2015 Course Brochure Available Now!

Current Course Listings 2015


Thank you for choosing the University of Washington – your best source to fulfill your continuing dental education needs year-round in the Pacific Northwest. If you have come to one of our courses before, thank you! We hope to see you again soon. If you haven’t, please consider trying us out.

Register for CDE courses through June 2015 now!

Friday and Saturday,
May 29-30, 2015
CE1482: Diode Laser Practice Refinement with Optional 2nd Day Hands-On Clinical Simulation Workshop

  • Janet Press, RDH
June 20, 2015
Botulinum Toxin-A Therapies for the Dentist

  • Timothy A Hess, DDS, MAGD

Currently Scheduled Classes in the 2015-2016 Course Year (more coming…)
Registration Opens July 1, 2015

September 11, 2015
Early Identification and Management of the Behaviorally Difficult Dental Patient

  • Leesa Morrow, PhD
September 18, 2015
Women’s Issues/Oral Medicine Update (specific topic being confirmed)

  • Barbara Steinberg, DDS
Thursday evening,
September 24, 2015
Dental Ethics: The Foundation for Risk Management

  • Rod Wentworth, DDS and Melissa Moore Sanchez, CIC
September 25, 2015
Ultrasonics Hands-on Simulation Workshop

  • Janet Press, RDH
October 2, 2015
To Biopsy or Not to Biopsy: Interactive Soft Tissue Oral Pathology for the Dental Practitioner

  • Dolphine Oda, BDS, MS
October 10, 2015
Better Medicine, Better Dentistry!

  • Mark Donaldson, BSP, PHARM D, FASHP, FACHE
October 16, 2015
Legal and Accounting Issues in Today’s Dental Office

  • Ann Durham, JD and Tim Proctor, CPA

This course will be presented in Bellevue, Washington

October 23, 2015
Updates in Direct and Indirect Dentistry

  • Greg Gillespie, DDS

This course will be presented in Tacoma, Washington

October 30, 2015
From Gums to Guts: Periodontal Medicine and New Developments

  • Mark Ryder, DDS

This course is offered in partnership with the Seattle-King and Pierce County Dental Societies.

November 13, 2015
WISHA-OSHA Compliance for the Dental Office & CDC Guidelines for Infection Control

  • Samuel Barry, DMD

This course is offered in partnership with the Washington State Dental Hygienists’ Association.

November 21, 2015
Fear And Loathing In The Dental Chair – Using Psychology, Local Anesthesia, Nitrous and Conscious Sedation

  • Tar-Chee Aw, DDS, MS and Fred Quarnstrom, DDS, FADSA, FAGD, FICD, FACD, CDC
Friday, Saturday, and/or Sunday,
February 19-21, 2016
The Art and Science of Anxiolysis and Sedation in 2015 and Beyond – Nitrous Oxide and Oral Sedation

  • Fred Quarnstrom, DDS, FADSA, FAGD, FICD, FACD, CDC
  • Mark Donaldson, BSP, PHARM D, FASHP, FACHE
Saturday, February 27, 2016 Biopsy Techniques

  • Jasjit Dillon, MD, DDS, BDS, FDSRCS
Friday, March 4, 2016 The Christensen Bottom Line – 2016

  • Gordon Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD

This course is offered in partnership with the Seattle-King and Snohomish County Dental Societies.

Saturday, March 5, 2016 Oral Surgery for the General Practitioner

  • Karl Koerner, DDS, MS
Friday, March 25, 2016 Ernest M. Jones Memorial Lecture
Morning topic: Avoiding Restorative Failure
Afternoon topic: Today’s Top Clinical Tips

  • Lee Ann Brady, DMD
Friday, April 8, 2016 Untangling the Confusion of Today’s Restorative Materials

  • Edward J. Swift, Jr., DMD, MS
Friday, April 15, 2016 Stay Out of Jail: Avoid Coding Errors and Excel in Insurance

  • Charles Blair, DDS

This course will be offered in Tacoma, Washington.

Friday, May 20, 2016 Over-the-Counter Dental Health Products

  • Karen Baker, MSPharm

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