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Continuing Education

2017 Digital Dentistry Symposium

Digital Workflows: From Simple to Complex Rehabilitation

ACP Digital Dentistry Symposium
Feb. 21-22, 2017
Chicago
During the Midwinter Meeting of the Chicago Dental Society

DigDent17_BrochureThis symposium is designed for dental professionals who are interested in state of-the-art digital solutions for the treatment of restorative patients. By enabling improved efficiency and collaboration, and delivering extraordinary clinical and esthetic results, digital technology has become essential to practitioners who would like to lead the future of integrated patient care.

Attendees will learn best practices and see actual clinical workflows for digital treatments ranging from individual tooth restoration to complex rehabilitation.

With all-new breakout sessions for non-owners, owners, and advanced operators, this symposium has been designed to meet the needs of practitioners who are new to the use of digital systems as well as those looking to deepen their expertise in the area. 

REVIEW THE COURSE BROCHURE AND THEN REGISTER ONLINE OR RETURN THE REGISTRATION FORM.


Agenda

Tuesday, Feb. 21:

3D Diagnosis and Planning

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Registration and Refreshment with Sponsors

1:00 – 1:15 p.m.
Opening Remarks
Susan E. Brackett, DDS, MS, FACP
David L. Guichet, DDS, FACP

1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
Full Digital Approach to Implant Dentistry
German Gallucci, DMD

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Three Dimensional Diagnosis, Guided Surgery, and the Prosthodontic Reconstruction
Kent L. Knoernschild, DMD, MS, FACP

3:30 – 4:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break with Sponsors

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
The 3D Virtual Patient: Diagnosis and Laboratory Integration – Guides, Restorative Designs, and Artistic CAD/CAM Therapy
Enrico Steger, MDT

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Networking Reception
Sponsored by 3Shape

Wednesday, Feb. 22:

Clinical Workflows, Impressioning, Digital Design Materials, and Delivery

7:30 – 8:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast with Sponsors

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Digital Workflow in the Prosthodontic Practice
Jonathan Ferencz, DDS, FACP

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Digital Abutment Design, Core File, Split Restorative Designs, Materials, and Workflows
Barry Franzen, DDS, MS

10:15 – 10:45 a.m.
Coffee Break with Sponsors

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 
Breakout Sessions
Participants will be asked to identify themselves as intermediate, advanced, or expert in their knowledge and application of digital dentistry, and attend the corresponding track of three sessions.

Intermediate
(Non-Owner)
Advanced
(Owner/User)
Expert
(Owner/Advanced Operator)

Intraoral Scanning and Smile Design Planning and Restoration
Nelson Silva, DDS, MSc, PhD

Session sponsored by 3Shape


Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Dean Vafiadis, DDS

Session sponsored by Henry Schein

Digital Design in Prosthodontic Reconstruction
Alessandro Cucchiaro, MDT

Session sponsored by Zirkonzahn


12:00 – 1:00 p.m. 
Buffet Lunch with Sponsors

1:00 – 2:15 p.m.
Breakout Sessions

Intermediate
(Non-Owner)
Advanced
(Owner/User)
Expert
(Owner/Advanced Operator)


Digital Design in Prosthodontic Reconstruction
Alessandro Cucchiaro, MDT

Session sponsored by Zirkonzahn

Intraoral Scanning and Smile Design Planning and Restoration
Nelson Silva, DDS, MSc, PhD

Session sponsored by 3Shape


Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Dean Vafiadis, DDS

Session sponsored by Henry Schein


2:15 – 2:25 p.m.
Break

2:25 – 3:40 p.m.
Breakout Sessions

Intermediate
(Non-Owner)
Advanced
(Owner/User)
Expert
(Owner/Advanced Operator)

Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Dean Vafiadis, DDS

Session sponsored by Henry Schein


Digital Design in Prosthodontic Reconstruction
Alessandro Cucchiaro, MDT

Session sponsored by Zirkonzahn

Intraoral Scanning and Smile Design Planning and Restoration
Nelson Silva, DDS, MSc, PhD

Session sponsored by 3Shape


3:40 – 4:10 p.m.
Refreshment Break with Sponsors

4:10 – 5:00 p.m.
The Digital Patient: Adapting to New Clinical Workflows, Materials and Laboratory Protocols
Markus Blatz, DMD, PhD


Thank You to Our Sponsors

PREMIER SPONSORS


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GENERAL SPONSORS


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Meeting Location
Gleacher Center
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611

Fees
ACP Members: $625 • Dental Technicians: $395
Residents/Graduate Students: $395 • Non-Members: $825

Hotel Accommodations
The ACP does not have a preferred hotel reserved for this meeting. You are encouraged to contact your preferred hotel group or travel agent to secure your room accommodation needs. Most hotels located within the Magnificent Mile area of Chicago are within walking distance or a short cab ride from the Gleacher Center.

Dress Code
Business Casual

Meals
Continental breakfast and a buffet lunch will be provided. If you have any special dietary restrictions or require Kosher or Vegan meals, please contact education@prosthodontics.org and a staff member will confirm your needs with you.

Additional Resources
The ACP has developed digital dentistry resources which you may wish to review before the course, including a white paper, abstract compilation, and glossary of digital dental terms.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations are subject to a $50 processing fee. Full refunds for registration minus the $50 processing fee will be given only if written notice of cancellation is received 30 days prior to the course. A 50% refund will be given if written notice is after 30 days, up until one week prior to the course. No refunds will be given within one week prior to a course; therefore “no shows” will not be eligible for a refund. The ACP is not responsible for travel expenses or penalties under any circumstances. In the event of a cancellation by the ACP, all registrants will receive a full refund of any registration fees paid. Notice of cancellation should be made in writing and sent to the ACP by email to education@prosthodontics.org or fax to (312) 573-1257.

Continuing Education Credit
The American College of Prosthodontists is an ADA-CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professional 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.

The American College of Prosthodontists designates this activity for 10.5 continuing education credits.

The American College of Prosthodontists is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 11/1/2014 to 10/31/2018. Provider ID# 214690

The American College of Prosthodontists is a National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology (NBC) approved continuing education provider for dental technicians.

ACP Meetings Code of Conduct Policy

The ACP is dedicated to providing a safe, harassment-free, and inclusive meeting experience for all participants. Participants in ACP meetings include members, registrants, guests, staff, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors, and Board members. The ACP does not tolerate harassment of meeting participants in any form. Any violations will be taken seriously.

Harassment includes offensive comments or gestures related to gender, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion, technology choices, sexual images in public spaces, intimidation, stalking, following, harassing photography or recording, sustained disruption of presentation, or other events, inappropriate physical contact, and unwelcome sexual attention. Harassment can occur in real or virtual space, including social media related to the meeting.

ACP reserves the right to determine, at its sole discretion, whether any behavior at any meeting is unacceptable and in violation of this Code of Conduct. In the event that it is determined that an individual has violated this Code of Conduct or has otherwise engaged in conduct that is deemed to be improper, prejudicial, or detrimental, the ACP reserves the right to (1) remove any such individual from an event or meeting, (2) bar any individual from attending future ACP meetings, and/or (3) suspend any such individual's membership or expel such individual from ACP.


Planning Committee

David L. Guichet, DDS, FACP
Course Director

Lars Bouma, DDS, MS, FACP
Susan E. Brackett, DDS, MS, FACP
Lino P. Calvani, DDS, MSc, FACP
Alan B. Carr, DMD, MS, FACP
Lyndon F. Cooper, DDS, PhD, FACP
Antoanela Garbacea, DDS, MDS, FACP
Gerald T. Grant, DMD, MS, FACP
Dave G. Gratton, DDS, MS
Stephen I. Hudis, DDS, FACP
Thomas J. Salinas, DDS, FACP
Paul E. Scruggs, DDS
Robert M. Taft, DDS, MS, FACP
Frank J. Tuminelli, DMD, FACP