Target Audience

Workshop Descriptions

Planning Committee
Future Courses
Course Schedule
Friday, Sep 14
Sedation Symposium

Friday, Sep 14
Simulation Workshops

Saturday, Sep 15

Weekend Conference

Sunday, Sep 16
Weekend Conference

Friday, Sep 14
Dental Sedation 

Saturday, Sep 15
Pediatric Dental Sedation Crisis Management: Didactics

Saturday, Sep 15
Pediatric Dental
Sedation Crisis
Management: Simulation

Saturday, Sep 15

Weekend Conference

Sunday, Sep 16
Weekend Conference

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

Keynote Speakers Sedation Faculty Dental Sedation Faculty

Sunday, September 16, 2018
Weekend Conference Theme: Advancing Safety in Pediatric Sedation

Course Director: Keira P. Mason, MD
Director, Pediatric Dental Sedation Conference: James Tom, DDS, MS, FACD
6:45 – 8:00 AM Breakfast Breakout Panels

Dexmedetomidine: Vivian Yuen, MD, Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
Propofol: Douglas Carlson, MD, Troy Sands, MD, Isabela Cajiao-Angelelli, MD
8:00 – 8:45 AM

8:45 – 9:15 AM

9:15 – 9:45 AM
9:45 – 10:30 AM
    Keynote Lecture: Medical Malpractice, Sedation and Informed Consent
Stewart Cohen, Esq.

Safety: Checklists, Cognitive Aids, and the Future of Patient Safety
Craig Webster, BSc, MSc, PhD
Top Picks of 2017: High Impact Sedation and Dental Sedation Publications 
Timothy Martin, MD   
Update on the Evaluation and Treatment of Children and Adolescents with Autism
Antonio Hardan, MD
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:
Keeping it Safe
Franz Babl, MD

Track 2:
Avoiding 911 in Dental Sedation  
James Tom, DDS, MS, FACD
10:50 – 11:15 AM
What Can We Learn from Adverse Events? – Review of Literature
Michael Ignelzi, Jr, DDS, PhD
10:50 – 11:10 AM
Sedation Protocols: Discharge Criteria and Management of Post-Procedure Pain and Nausea/Vomiting
Jason Brady, DMD
11:15 – 11:40 AM
Learning from Our Mistakes: Who’s at The Greatest Risk for Morbidity and Mortality?
Pradip Kamat, MD
11:10 – 11:30 AM
Maximum Dosing Limits: Origins and Logic
Philip Yen, DDS
11:40 – 12:05 AM
Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Assessment and Implications for Risk and Procedural Sedation
Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
11:30 – 11:50 AM
Oral Sedation Update
Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH
12:05 – 12:30 PM
Advanced Capnography: Differentiating Bronchospasm from Respiratory Depression… And More
Bhavani Kodali, MD
11:50 – 12:10 PM
Calling 911 in an Office Base Setting- Stories from the Field
James Tom, DDS, MS, FACD
12:30 – 1:00 PM
Question and Answer Panel

Michael Ignelzi, Jr, DDS, PhD, Pradip Kamat, MD, Bhavani Kodali, MD, Mohamed Mahmoud, MD
12:10 – 12:40 PM
What Went Wrong? Medical and Anesthesia Related Complications
James Tom, DDS, MS, FACD  
12:40 – 1:00 PM
Common Myths & Cognitive Errors in Dental Anesthesia Disasters
Steve Yun, MD
1:00 – 2:15 PM     Lunch On Your Own or Optional Lunch Breakout Panel

Sedation Techniques for Radiological Procedures:  Mohamed Mahmoud, MD, Isabela Cajiao-Angelelli, MD, April Hollenbeck, MPAS, PA-C
Special Lunch: Airway Management and Hands-On Capnography Workshops: A Combination: Basic Skills
Pre-registration and fee required.
Airway Workshop Director: Jennifer Dearden, MD.  Elena Brusseau, MD, Babu Koka, MD, Charles Nargozian, MD, Janet Valicenti, CRNA, Steve Zgleszewski, MD, Bistra Vlassakova, MD, Hyun Kee Chung, MD, Vesela Kovacheva, MD, PhD, Ameeka Pannu, MD

Capnography Workshop Director: Bhavani Kodali, MD.  Stephanie Kahntroff, MD
2:15 5:30 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 B: Clinical Care through the Lens of International Dental Experts
Nancy Sandoval, MD
2:15 – 2:45 PM
Strategies and Approaches to the Autistic Child Travis Nelson, DDS, MSD, MPH
2:45 – 3:15 PM
Treating Patients with Disabilities and Complex Medical Histories 
Jason Brady, DMD, TBA
3:15 – 3:35 PM
Keeping the Old Recipes Alive: From Midazolam to Oral Benadryl  
Dorothy Pang, DDS, MS  
3:35 – 3:55 PM
When to Say No!
Cory Resnick, MD, DMD
3:55 – 4:25 PM
Sedation Failures: Why They Occur and How to Avoid?
Eduardo Alcaino , BDS (Hons), MDSc, FRACDS, MRACDS, MIntBus/Law
4:20 – 4:45 PM
Pharmacology of Emergency Drugs
Jason Brady, DMD
4:45 – 5:00 PM 
Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office: Preparation, Identification and Results
Cory Resnick, MD, DMD
5:00 – 5:30 PM
Recovery Care of The Dental Patient Following Anesthesia or Sedation
Nancy Sandoval, MD
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