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Continuing Education

2018 Digital Dentistry Symposium

Digital Dentistry:
From Application to Integration

Feb. 20-21, 2018
Chicago


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This symposium is designed for dental professionals who are interested in state-of-the-art digital solutions for the treatment of restorative patients.

Through the combination of improved efficiency and collaboration with extraordinary clinical and esthetic results, CAD/CAM technology has revolutionized the art and science of dentistry.

Whether you are considering investing in digital technology for your practice or would like to get more out of the digital systems you already have in place, this symposium will enhance your capabilities and position you to lead the future of integrated patient care.

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this course, participants will:

  • Become familiar with the technology that is available and how it can be applied in clinical practice.
  • Understand how to integrate digital workflows to optimize patient care.
  • Discuss best practices for the use of digital technology from individual restorations to complex rehabilitations.

Target Audience
Prosthodontists, residents, dental students, dental laboratory technicians, and dental professionals with an interest in digital technology.

Review the brochure and then register online or return the registration form to join us in Chicago, Feb. 20-21.


Tuesday, Feb. 20

3D Diagnosis and Treatment

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

1:00 – 1:15 p.m.
Opening Remarks
Robert M. Taft, DDS, FACP; 2018 ACP President
David L. Guichet, DDS, MS, FACP; Program Chair
Mark E. Ludlow, DMD, MS; Program Chair

1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
Digital Patients: Adapting to New Clinical Workflows, Materials, and Treatment Protocols
Irena Sailer, DDS

2:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Intraoral Scanning: Integration into a Private Practice
Robert W. Berg, DMD

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

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Digital Provisional Workflows and Full-Mouth Prosthodontic Rehabilitation: Laboratory Integration
Stephen F. Balshi, MBE

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

Wednesday, Feb. 21

Digital Workflows, Impressioning, Design Materials, and Delivery‚Äč

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

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Crown/Abutment Workflows: Capture, Design, and Manufacture
Ryan R. Sheridan, DMD, MS, FACP

9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Digital Design in Simple and Complex Reconstruction: Fixed & Removable Materials and Workflows
Carlo Marinello, Dr. Med Dent, MS

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

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
Participants should attend the track that best matches their level of expertise.

Novice Intermediate Advanced

Intraoral Scanning and Design for Fixed and Removable Restorations
Barry R. Franzen, DDS, MS

sponsored by 3Shape

Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Curtis E. Jansen, DDS

sponsored by Henry Schein

Digital Planning and Execution: From Simple to Complex
Mark E. Ludlow, DMD, MS

sponsored by Dentsply Sirona


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

1:00 – 2:15 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
Participants should attend the track that best matches their level of expertise.

Novice Intermediate Advanced

Digital Planning and Execution: From Simple to Complex
Mark E. Ludlow, DMD, MS

sponsored by Dentsply Sirona

Intraoral Scanning and Design for Fixed and Removable Restorations
Barry R. Franzen, DDS, MS

sponsored by 3Shape

Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Curtis E. Jansen, DDS

sponsored by Henry Schein


2:15 – 2:25 p.m.
Break

2:25 – 3:40 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
Participants should attend the track that best matches their level of expertise.

Novice Intermediate Advanced

Intraoral Scanning and Chairside Milling
Curtis E. Jansen, DDS

sponsored by Henry Schein

Digital Planning and Execution: From Simple to Complex
Mark E. Ludlow, DMD, MS

sponsored by Dentsply Sirona

Intraoral Scanning and Design for Fixed and Removable Restorations
Barry R. Franzen, DDS, MS

sponsored by 3Shape


3:40 – 4:00 p.m.
Refreshment Break with Sponsors

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Digital Prosthodontic Rehabilitation: From Minimally Invasive to Complete Implant Rehabilitation
Petra Gierthmuehlen, DDS


Hands-On Training Program

Tuesday, Feb. 20
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

This interactive hands-on course is ideal for all members of the digital team, whether you are seeking to integrate new technology in your practice or you are successfully using intraoral scanning in the office. Learn how to blend traditional techniques with digital advances focusing on occlusion, virtual smile design, and unique tools for digital workflows. The agenda and more information can be found here.

Fee: $99 (limited seating available)

Sponsored by:
3Shape


Sponsors

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3Shape

PREMIER SPONSORS


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Registration & Meeting Information

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

3Shape Hands-On Training Program: $99 (limited seating)

Hotel Accommodations
Loews Hotel Chicago
455 N Park Drive
Chicago, IL 60611

Room Rate: $119 single/double exclusive of applicable taxes/fees.
Reserve your room online or call (312) 840-6600.

The ACP has reserved a limited number of rooms at the Loews Hotel Chicago. You may find alternate options by checking the hotels available for the Chicago Dental Society's Midwinter Meeting.

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. 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.

All programs and events are subject to change and/or cancellation because of scheduling conflicts, low registration, and/or circumstances beyond the control of the ACP. 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. By attending the course, attendees agree to allow photographing, videotaping, audio-taping, or webcasting and for their image to be used by the ACP in association publications, on the ACP’s website, and in marketing and promotional materials.

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.