Continuing Education

Prosthodontic Review Course

Prosthodontic Review Course

Update on Comprehensive Prosthodontics


Registration for this course will open soon. Contact the ACP with any questions.

This two-day course is designed to cover the entire spectrum of contemporary prosthodontics. From an update on core concepts in fixed, removable, and implant prosthodontics to an overview of the latest developments in dental materials, digital workflows, and more, this all-new program will give you a concise and comprehensive look at current trends.

Whether you are a seasoned practitioner or getting ready to start your career, the Prosthodontic Review Course will provide a fresh perspective on the innovations that are driving the specialty forward.

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

  • Recognize and apply principles of diagnosis, planning, and treatment for completely edentulous, partially edentulous, and dentate patients.
  • Discuss traditional methods and assess the evidence behind new ideas and approaches.
  • Review current clinical applications and future directions of dental materials and digital technology in patient care.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for practitioners who would like to stay up to date on the latest trends as well as prosthodontists who want to become board-certified, residents, and dental professionals who collaborate with prosthodontists in multidisciplinary teams.

Program Chair
Leila Jahangiri, BDS, DMD, MMSc
New York University, College of Dentistry

Thank You to Our Sponsor:



Friday, Sept. 11

7:00 – 7:45 a.m.
Registration & Continental Breakfast

7:45 – 8:00 a.m.
Welcome & Remarks 
Stephen I. Hudis, DDS, FACP
ACP President

Leila Jahangiri, BDS, DMD, MMSc
Program Chair

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Definitions Regarding Success/Survival.
Implants Versus Endodontics

Stephen I. Hudis, DDS, FACP
ACP President

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Session Title to be Announced!
Vincent Celenza, DMD, FACP

10:00 – 10:25 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:25 – 11:25 a.m.
Clinical Protocols for Full Arch Fixed Implant Supported Prostheses
Avinash S. Bidra, DDS, MS, FACP
University of Connecticut Health Center

11:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth
Louis DiPede, DMD, FACP
Temple University

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

1:35 – 2:30 p.m.
Principles and Innovations in Removable Partial Denture Therapy
Stephen D. Campbell, DDS, MMSc, FACP
University of Illinois at Chicago

2:35 – 3:3 p.m.  
The Past, Present, and Future of Digital Dentures
Brian J. Goodacre, DDS, MSD, FACP
Loma Linda University

3:35 – 4:35 p.m.
Attachments for the Prosthodontic Practice
Chris Bormes, MICOI

Sponsored by: preat

4:35 – 5:00 p.m.


7:00 – 8:00 a.m.
Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Are We Experiencing a Paradigm Shift. How Many Implants Do We Really Need?
Frank J. Tuminelli, DMD, FACP
Manhattan Veterans Administration

9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Long-Term Performance of Monolithic and Minimally Veneered Zirconia in Clinical Practice
Michael Moscovitch, DDS, CAGS
Montreal, QC

10:00 – 10:25 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:25 – 11:25 a.m.
Why Save Teeth?
Roger N. Warren, DDS
New York University College of Dentistry

11:30 a.m. – 12:25 p.m.
Practical Management of Maxillomandibular Relationship in Fixed Rehabilitation
Mijin Choi, DDS, MS, MBA
New York University College of Dentistry

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

1:35 – 2:30 p.m.
Implant Complications: Fixed or Removable Prostheses - Can It Happen to Anyone?
Kenneth S. Kurtz, DDS, FACP
Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine

2:35 – 3:30 p.m.
The Integration of Digital Dentistry in Dental Implant Therapy
Ghadeer Thalji, DDS, FACP
University of Illinois at Chicago

3:30 – 3:50 p.m.

Meeting Information

Meeting Location
Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Hotel Accommodations
Westin Chicago River North
320 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654

Please contact the Westin Central Reservations Center at 888-627-8359 or book online here to reserve your room. Be sure to reference the American College of Prosthodontists' Prosthodontic Review Course in order to take advantage of the room block rate of $229 plus taxes per night. Rooms will be available until Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020 or until the room block is full.

Please note that the ACP holds rooms for attendees based on past attendance history. Attendees are encouraged to reserve their rooms as early as possible. The ACP cannot guarantee that the block will not sell out. 

Registration Fees
Members: $895
Non-Members: $995
Residents/Graduate Students: $395

Dress Code
Business Casual

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.

Cancellation Policy & Program Disclaimer

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. 

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.

The 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 the ACP.

Continuing Education Credit

ADA_CERP_Logo_CMYK    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 14 CE credits.

agd-pace-logo American College of Prosthodontists (Nationally) Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. 11/1/18 to 10/31/2021 Provider ID# 214690

CDT_NADLThe American College of Prosthodontists is a National Board of Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology (NBC) approved continuing education provider for dental technicians. Continuing education credit awarded for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her state licensing board(s) and submit the form provided by the ACP to receive credit.