Webinar: The Opioid Crisis in the Dental Community

  • Continuing Education Programs
  • Dental/Medical

You can earn 1 CE credit by viewing this FREE online course. All details about the webinar have been included below. To get started, click here to sign up. The presentation will begin directly after.

Webinar Overview

In this webinar, the opioid crisis will be discussed, including statements and guidelines from the American Dental Association (ADA). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines for prescribing medications, as well as overdose statistics from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will also be presented. In addition, there will be a review of statistics of the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP).

Objectives

Upon completion of the course, the participant will have knowledge of:

  • CDC Guidelines for prescribing
  • Statistics of Overdose
  • Statistics of PDMP including individual states
  • Resources for more information

Presenter

James Grant, DDS

 

Dr. James Grant currently works at DentaQuest as Dental Director for Colorado and is the owner of Grant Dental Technology Corporation, a company that designs, develops and produces dental implant and associated surgical and restorative instruments. Previously, he had a private practice in Colorado Springs for 22 years. He has lectured and consulted for many dental organizations and has written articles for publications.




Ready to begin the online course?  Click here to sign up and the presentation will begin directly after.

 

Contact susan.bitler@nationaldentex.com with any questions.

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National Dentex designates this activity for 1 continuing education credit.


 
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10/1/2017 to 9/30/2021
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Original release date: 08/06/2018