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ATSU Continuing Education

february, 2022

17feb7:00 pm8:30 pmImplicit Bias in Dentistry: What we don't think we think?


Event Details

ATSU Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health and the Association for Continuing Dental Education Joint Provider Live Webinar Series

Implicit Bias in Dentistry: What we don’t think we think?

Date & Time:        Thursday, February 17, 2022 – 8:00 PM (EST), 7:00 PM (CST), 5:00 PM (PST)

Location:               Zoom Webinar

Audience:              The Dental Professional

Format:                 Lecture

CE Credit:              1.5

Tuition:                  $59

 Course Description:

 The webinar will explore implicit bias and research studies showing the prevalence and potential impact of implicit bias on students’ clinical and learning environments. Evidence-based strategies and skills will be discussed to mitigate our own biases and provide a safe and unbiased clinical environment for the patients.

 Learning Objectives:

At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

  1. Define implicit bias and understand the difference between implicit and explicit bias
  2. Increase self-awareness of implicit bias
  3. Recognize how implicit bias can impact the clinical and learning environment
  4. Strategies to mitigate the impact of implicit bias

Meet the Speaker: Shaista Rashid B.D.S, M.S, M.P.H

 Dr. Rashid earned her Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree (B.D.S) from de’Montmorecy College of Dentistry, Pakistan. She then earned her M.S. degree in Oral Science and a Certificate in Operative Dentistry from the University Iowa College of Dentistry in 2007 and a Masters in Public Health Degree from the University of New England in 2021. Dr. Rashid has a diverse clinical teaching background. She served as a faculty member at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Dentistry University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, and University of New England College of Dental Medicine before joining A.T. Still University – Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health as a Comprehensive Care Unit Director. Dr. Rashid is a current member of the Academy of Operative Dentistry, American Association for Women dentist (AAWD), American Association for Dental Research, the American Dental Association, the Maine Dental Association, and American Dental Education Association.

Her research interests include minimally invasive restorative dentistry and Aesthetic dentistry.



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ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program

A.T. Still University Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health

Nationally Approved PACE Program

Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.

Approval does not imply acceptance by

Any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement.

5/1/2020 to 4/30/2022.

Provider ID# 397632


(Thursday) 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST



Link emailed prior to start of course.


Continuing Dental Education - MOPatricia Pou at (314) 685-3557or 1500 Park Ave., St. Louis, MO 63104

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