Target Audience

Workshop Descriptions

Planning Committee
Future Courses
Course Schedule
Friday, Sep 15
Sedation Symposium

Friday, Sep 15
Simulation Workshops

Saturday, Sep 16

Weekend Conference

Sunday, Sep 17
Weekend Conference

Friday, Sep 15
Dental Sedation 

Saturday, Sep 16
Pediatric Dental Sedation Crisis Management: Didactics

Saturday, Sep 16
Pediatric Dental
Sedation Crisis
Management: Simulation

Saturday, Sep 16

Weekend Conference

Sunday, Sep 17
Weekend Conference

Conference Info
Tuition/Fees Hotel/Travel Info
Call for Abstracts

Keynote Speakers Sedation Faculty Dental Sedation Faculty

Sedation Brochure
Dental Sedation Brochure

Sunday, September 17
Weekend Conference: The Cutting Edge of Sedation Across Specialties and Continents
6:45 – 8:00 AM Registration/Breakfast OR Optional Breakfast Breakout Panels

Airway Management Hands- On Workshop: (Basic Skills)
Jennifer Dearden, MD (Workshop Director)
Propofol: Gary Andolfatto, MD, Douglas Carlson, MD, Troy Sands, MD
Acupuncture: Yuan Chi-Lin, MD, Brenda Golianu, MD
Dexmedetomidine: Keira P. Mason, MD, Jason Reynolds, MD
8:00 – 9:00 AM

9:00 – 9:30 AM

9:30 – 10:00 AM
10:00 – 10:20 AM
    Keynote Lecture: Medical Legal Issues of Sedation: Do We Really Need Informed consent?
Steven Shafer, MD and Stewart Cohen, Esq.

The Business of Sedation: Where Are The Profits, Losses and Vulnerabilities? 
Dean Andropoulos, MD
Capnography: Guidelines, Applications, Challenges and Interpretation Bhavani Kodali, MD
Question and Answer Panel
Steven Shafer, MD, Stewart Cohen, Esq., Dean Andropoulos, MD, Bhavani Kodali, MD
10:20 – 10:50 AM     Morning Break with Exhibitors
10:50 – 1:00 PM
    Morning Track Lectures. You may attend and combine any of the two concurrent sessions. Pre-registration is not required and lectures are included in the cost of weekend registration.
Track 1:
A Comprehensive Exploration of Sedation
Mohamed Mahmoud, MD

Track 2:
The Dental World Through the Lens of World Experts
Dimitrius Emmanouil, DDS, MS, PhD
10:50 – 11:10 AM
 The Unveiling of a New Sedation Tool  
Mark Roback, MD
10:50 – 11:10 AM
Using the Most Current Sedation Guidelines in Private Practice to Optimize Safety and Efficiency
Michael Ignelzi, DDS, PhD
11:10 – 11:30 AM
NPO and Aspiration Risk
Maala Bhatt, MD
11:10 – 11:30 AM
Recent Regulatory Changes: Regulation 37 adopted by the ADA in 2016
Andrew Herlich, DMD, MD, FAAP
11:30 – 11:50 AM
New and Novel Techniques and Approaches to Pain Management
Pamela Flood, MD
11:30 – 11:50 AM
Approaches and Management to the Developmentally Challenged
Dimitrius Emmanouil, DDS, MS, PhD
11:50 – 12:10 PM
Optimizing Medical Conditions With Adverse Sedation Implications
Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
11:50 – 12:10 PM
When To Say No!
Andrew Herlich, DMD, MD, FAAP  
12:10 – 12:40 PM
Ketofol Pro and Con
  |  Gary Andolfatto, MD and Mark Roback, MD
12:10 – 12:30 PM
Future of Dental Sedation
Richard Steffen, Dr. med dent. WBA KZM SSO
12:40 – 1:00 PM
Question and Answer Panel
12:30 – 1:00 PM
Question and Answer Panel
1:00 – 2:15 PM     Lunch On Your Own or Option Lunch Breakout Panel
Interactive Round Table Forum with Experts: Challenges of Pediatric Dental Sedation in an Office Based Setting: Dimitris Emmanouil, DDS, Michael Ignelzi, DDS, PhD, Paloma Perez, DMD
Ketamine: Gary Andolfatto, MD, Mark Roback, MD, Franz Babl, MD
2:15 5:00 PM   Afternoon Track Lectures. You may attend and combine any of the three concurrent sessions. Pre-registration is not required and lectures are included in the cost of weekend registration.
Track A: General
Mark Roback, MD
Track B: Keeping Dental Sedation Safe
Dimitrius Emmanouil, DDS
Track C: Establishing a Successful Sedation Service: From Needs Assessment to Highly Functioning Service
Doug Carlson, MD
2:15 – 2:35 PM
Oral Sedatives: Is There Anything New?
Piet Leroy, MD
2:15 – 2:35 PM
Nitrous Oxide
Eduardo Alcaino, BDS (Hons), MDSc, FRACDS, MRACDS, MIntBus/Law
Building and Improving Your Sedation Service

2:15-2:45 PM 
Developing and Maintaining Sedation Provider Competencies
Jason Reynolds, MD

2:45-3:15 PM
Drug Combinations to Improve Efficiency and Satisfaction
Troy Sands, MD

3:15-3:45 PM
Sedation Service Design: Successes and Opportunities
Anna Lin, MD

3:45-4:15 PM 
Nitrous Oxide as an Alternative to Sedation for Minor Procedures
Isabela Cajiao Angelelli, MD and April Hollenbeck, MPAS, PA-C

4:15-4:45 PM
Meeting Expectations and Negotiating Support
Douglas Carlson, MD

4:45-5:00 PM 
Group Discussion

This will be an interactive workshop to help participants evaluate potential gaps in sedation provision at their home institutions. Small groups will work towards solutions. Each group will share ideas with all participants. Strategies to overcoming barriers will be emphasized. Workshop is appropriate for sedation providers and leaders at all levels of experience. Facilitators come from emergency medicine, critical care medicine, hospital medicine and dentistry.

Participants will be able to:
1) Better recognize deficiencies in their own sedation systems
2) Develop a comprehensive multi-disciplinary plan for sedation access and improvement
3) Better advocate for a patient centered approach to sedation
4) Negotiate for appropriate funding of sedation systems

2:35 – 2:55 PM 
What’s New? Drugs and Delivery Methods
Keira P. Mason, MD
2:35 – 2:55 PM
Clinical Use and Selection of Oral Regimens and Options for Failures
Tom Lenhart, DMD
2:55 – 3:20 PM
Are there Neurocognitive Effects from Sedation? Clinical Implications of Recent FDA Initiatives 
Dean Andropoulos, MD
2:55 – 3:15 PM
Pharmacology of Agents Used in Sedation
Jason Brady, DDS
James Fehr, MD
3:15 – 3:35 PM
Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Tom Lenhart, DMD
3:35 – 3:55 PM
Best Papers of 2016
Saif Siddiqui, MD
3:35 – 3:55 PM
Local Anesthesia-Pharmacology, Techniques, Morbidity and Mortality
Ronald Kosinski, DMD 
3:55 – 4:35 PM
Open Forum: Interactive Sedation Case Studies
Mark Roback, MD Franz Babl, MD, Jason Reynolds, MD
3:55 – 4:15 PM
Atypical Approaches to Sedation:  Routes and Medications- Nasal and Intramuscular
Jason Brady, DDS
4:15 – 4:35 PM 
Criteria and Clinical Pearls for Pre and Post Sedation/Discharge Assessments
Andrew Herlich, DMD, MD, FAAP
4:30 – 5:00 PM
5:00 – 5:30 PM
    Question and Answer Panel
Joint Session and Debriefing
Moderators:  Keira P. Mason, MD and Mark Roback, MD
All attendees will meet in the Grand Ballroom for the final session of the day.
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