The 2017 Periodontal Classification

Deborah Foyle, DDS, MS, MSc

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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*

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Course Description

In 2017, the American Academy of Periodontology held a joint symposium with the European Federation of Periodontology to review the status of periodontal classification which is necessary to properly diagnose and treat patients. This workshop was attended by world leaders in clinical periodontics and in periodontal research. This updated classification system was released in the summer of 2018. This course will review the classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions, taking into account the etiology, pathogenesis, and natural history of these diseases and conditions.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Define Periodontal disease
  • Introduce the new periodontal classification
  • Explain the concept of staging and grading
  • Discuss risk factors
  • Undertake treatment planning: non-surgical and surgical

Instructor

Dr. Deborah FoyleDr. Deborah Foyle is a Clinical Associate Professor and the Director of the Predoctoral Program in the Department of Periodontics. She received her dental degree in 1982 from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. In 1991, she received her Master of Science in Periodontology from the Royal London Hospital Medical College, University of London. She received her certificate in Periodontics and Master of Science in Oral Biology from the Texas A & M University in 2005. Dr. Foyle is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

Course Logistics

DATE:
Sunday, September 26, 2021

LOCATION:
Online Webinar

TARGET AUDIENCE:
The Dental Professional

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

TUITION:
$69/Participant

CREDITS:
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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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.