Management of the Patient with Diabetes Mellitus

Dean Ira Lamster, DDS, MMSC Diabetes_Lamster_Photo

Date and Location
Friday, October 25, 2013

The Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center
3075 US 97 Business
Bend, OR 97701

CE Credit and Tuition
8 lecture credit hours
$225 AGD Members and OHSU School of Dentistry Alumni
$295 Non-AGD Members
$125 Dental Auxiliaries

This course is co-offered by OAGD and the Oregon Health and Science University School Of Dentistry Alumni Association. We welcome all OHSU School of Dentistry Alumni to join us at the OHSU Alumni Reception immediately following the course. Please be sure to notify us below if you wish to attend.

pin Course Overview:
Join us in Bend, Oregon to learn how you can support the ever-growing number of people who are diagnosed with diabetes each year.  This course will help you understand and manage these patients to assure that you deliver the highest quality dental care in your practice for this population of patients.  Dr. Lamster will provide a comprehensive review for all dental professionals on the etiology, pathogenesis, classification, complications, and medical treatment of patients with diabetes. Oral complications common for this group and recommended treatment will also be reviewed.

pin Course Objectives:

  • Perform a comprehensive review of the etiology, pathogenesis, and classification of your dental patient with diabetes
  • Understand and plan for possible dental complications in patients with diabetes
  • Learn how to participate in the overall health treatment of patients with diabetes when seen in the dental office
  • Create a plan for treating oral complications when they occur
  • Evaluate evidence-based data when delivering dental care to patients with diabetes

pin About the Clinician:
Dr. Ira B. Lamster received his D.D.S. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook (1977), his M.M.Sc. from Harvard University (1980) and a Certificate of Special Training in Periodontology from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine (1980). Dr. Lamster served as Dean of the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine from 2001 to 2012, and Senior Vice President of Columbia University Medical Center from 2006 to 2012.

Dr. Lamster is currently Dean Emeritus, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, and Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health.

This course is provided through a corporate sponsorship from Colgate to the Academy of General Dentistry.

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