Courses

Demystifying Dementia:Fundamentals for Dental Professionals
A Half-Day Course
This course is not offered at this time.

 

7:30 – 7:55 a.m. Check-In and Breakfast  
7:55 – 8:00 a.m. Welcome June Sadowsky, DDS, MPH
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Overview of Dementia Michelle Peck, MPH, ANP-BC, GNP-BC
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Executive Function and Capacity David Flores, PhD, LMSW, MPH, CPH
10:00 – 10:15 a.m. Break  
10:15 – 11:30 a.m. Special Considerations: Dental Management June Sadowsky, DDS, MPH
11:30 – 12:15 p.m. Special Considerations: Dental Therapy Donna Warren-Morris, MS, MEd, RDH
12:15 – 12:30 p.m. Wrap up and Questions  

Faculty

David Flores, PhD, LMSW, MPH, CPH
UTHealth Medical School, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

Michelle Peck, MPH, ANP-BC, GNP-BC
UTHealth Medical School, Division of Geriatric and Palliative Medicine

June Sadowsky, DDS, MPH
UTHealth School of Dentistry, Department of General Practice and Dental Public Health

Donna Warren-Morris, MS, Med, RDH
UTHealth School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene

Location
The class will be held at The University of Texas Health Science Center Cooley Center, 7440 Cambridge St., Houston, TX 77054.

Cost
The registration fee for this program is sponsored by the Houston Geriatric Education Center.  Pre-registration is required and space is limited to 58 dental professionals.

Registration
Registration is now CLOSED
You may call 713-486-4028 or e-mail houstongec@gmail.com for information.

Breakfast
Breakfast will be generously provided by The University of Texas Houston Retirees’ Organization (UTHRO).

CEU Information
This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston —Office of Continuing Education and The University of Texas Medical School—Houston Geriatric Education Center.
The formal continuing education programs of this sponsor are accepted by AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit.  The current term of acceptance extends from 11/01/2011 to 12/31/2015. 
The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston is a member of the Association for Continuing Dental Education. The University of Texas School of Dentistry Office of Continuing Education designates this activity for 4 hours of continuing education credit; AGD Code: 750 Special Patient Care and 752 Geriatric Dentistry.

Association for Continuing Dental Education, Academy of General Dentistry and Continuing Education Recognition Program