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Continuing Dental Education

Most Common Oral Lesions – a live webinar

What You Need to Know in Oral Pathology, Oral Medicine, and Oral Radiology - a live webinar

Firoozeh Samim, DMD, MSc, Dip ABOMP, FRCD(c)

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This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series

This course is part of the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Live Webinar Series*


Course Description

This course will cover practical clinical oral pathology with an emphasis on both normal and abnormal conditions commonly seen in the dental practice, including systematic examination and interpretations as well as diagnosis, management, and the use of screening tools and biopsies, by reviewing cases.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Diagnose normal, normal variation, and abnormal conditions
  • Understand the etiology and management of oral lesions
  • Better recognize oral lesions and formulate a differential diagnosis
  • Develop a diagnostic approach including an understanding of the oral soft-tissue biopsy technique


Dr. Firoozeh SimimDr. Firoozeh Simim received her DMD from Shiraz University of Medical Science. She completed the Oral Medicine & Oral Pathology residency program at University of British Columbia (UBC) and obtained her Master of Science in craniofacial and pediatric dentistry. After holding the position of an assistant professor at UBC and staff of the British Columbia Cancer Agency, she is currently an assistant professor at McGill University and a staff of pathology and laboratory medicine at the Health Science Center of Newfoundland. Dr. Samim’s expertise lies in the diagnosis, nature, and primarily non-surgical management of oral, maxillofacial, and temporomandibular disorders.

Course Logistics

Saturday, August 28, 2021

Online Webinar

The Dental Professional

8:00am – 10:00am Pacific Standard time


2 hours

*The University of Washington in conjunction with the Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 30 of its member schools jointly presents the “ACDE Webinar Series”

This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental health care professional’s schedule and interests.


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The University of Washington is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the University of Washington and Oregon Health Sciences University.

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The University of Washington is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education.

University of Washington designates this activity for 2 continuing education credits.