Friday, April 8, 2011
1 pm – 5 pm
Recommended for: Entire Dental Team
4 CE Credits
Presented with Gabriel Kennedy, DMD
If a medical emergency does occur in your office, preparation is the key. This course will emphasize recognition and prevention of complications that may lead to a medical emergency in your office. Dr. Howerton will discuss medical management of the office emergency. He will review the most recent American Heart Association guidelines for CPR and the role of an AED. This course meets the medical emergency requirement for the Oregon Board of Dentistry license renewal.
At the conclusion of this course, attendees will have a straightforward approach on how to handle various medical conditions or emergencies that they may encounter in the office.
Joel Hopkin, DMD, MD is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Albany and Salem, Oregon. He graduated from OHSU School of Dentistry in 1995 and completed his medical school training at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1998. He completed his oral and maxillofacial surgery residency at Baylor University Medical Center in 2001.