ACDE Webinar Series

 

 Oral Cancer and Premalignancy: Guide to Diagnosis and Management

 

Tuesday, December 14, 2021

8:00 PM-9:30 PM EST

 

A joint live webinar series


Course Details

Description:

This course serves as a review of the clinical and microscopic features of oral premalignant lesions and oral squamous cell carcinoma. The diagnosis and management of commonly encountered premalignant conditions of the oral cavity, such as leukoplakia and erythroplakia, will be discussed. In addition, this course will include a review of the varied clinical manifestations of oral squamous cell carcinoma. The role of soft tissue biopsy and biopsy techniques will also be covered.

 

Objectives:

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

 

  1. Recognize clinical lesions that are considered premalignant, such as leukoplakia and erythroplakia.
  2. Understand the role of tissue biopsy in everyday clinical practice and when/how to biopsy lesions.
  3. Recognize the varied clinical appearances of oral cancer.
  4. Develop sound treatment strategies and referral systems for management of patients with potentially cancerous oral lesions.

Audience: The dental professional

 


Speaker

Scott Peters, D.D.S., assistant professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Columbia University Medical Center, College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Scott received his B.A. in History from Columbia University, his D.D.S. from Columbia University, and completed his post-graduate training in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology from Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, a fellow of the American Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, and the recipient of the Academy’s William G. Shafer Award. Dr. Peters has been published in journals, including The Journal of the American Dental Association, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, Journal of Endodontics, Head and Neck Pathology, and Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, among others. He is a member of the Columbia University Oral Diagnostics Biopsy Service, and the clinical oral pathology service located at ColumbiaDoctors Midtown. In addition to his clinical responsibilities, Dr. Peters teaches various courses including histology, pathophysiology, and oral pathology and stomatology at Columbia. He also serves as an adjunct assistant professor at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine and provides oral pathology training to the dental residents at Kings County Hospital Center, Woodhull Hospital, and Harlem Hospital. Dr. Peters is a member of the American Dental Association and the New York State Dental Association. He serves as the new dentist representative on the New York State Dental Association Council of Hospital Dentistry and as a member of the AAOMP Committee on Professional and Public Relations.


 

Presenter declares that neither he, nor any member of his family, have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program.


About this Series

Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE)

 

The ACDE, of which the University of Louisville School of Dentistry's Office of Continuing Education (ULSD CE) is a member, brings together individuals who represent university-based continuing dental education programs associated with accredited dental schools in Canada and the United States.

 

The ACDE and 31 of its member schools are jointly providing this series of live webinars featuring university-based key opinion leaders.

 

Each lecture will be presented by a different member school's faculty member. By registering through this page, ULSD CE will provide your verification of attendance document. Similar to our other CE offerings, we will maintain a record of your attendance in our database, which you may always access through your personal CE account.

 

CE staff of participating schools declare that neither they nor any member of their family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program, nor do they have a financial interest in any commercial product(s) or service(s) the speaker will discuss in the presentation, within the last 12 months that are relevant to this educational activity.


Register

 


Registration open through 12/14/2021 6:30 PM EST


Continuing Education

Lecture: CEU(s) - 1.5

Education Method: Online, Live Interactive Presentation


Course Tuition

Webinar Fee: $59.00

 

American Express, Discover, MasterCard or VISA only.

 

Please note there are no discounts for the ACDE Webinar Series.

 

 


Cancellation Policy:
We reserve the right to cancel, modify course date, revise course content, and revise program faculty and activities. Registered participants will be notified if a course is revised or cancelled, as warranted. In the event a course is cancelled, tuition will be refunded.

All registrations are subject to the ULSD Cancellation Policy. This is a 'non-limited' attendance course.

ULSD must receive your written request for cancellation not later than two-weeks prior to course start date to process a refund. A 30% processing fee will be deducted from the refund. Course Registrants who are a 'NO-SHOW' forfeit course tuition.


Location

Live Interactive Webinar: Zoom

 

ULSD CE will provide the Zoom link to participate the day before the webinar is scheduled to start.

 

Technical assistance: Please be in touch with the ULSD CE office at 502-852-5077 or ulsdce@louisville.edu.


ADA CERP

ADA CERP

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 schools listed here.

The University of Louisville School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. 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.

 

The University of Louisville School of Dentistry designates this activity for 1 continuing education credit.