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ATSU Continuing Education
 

october, 2022

21oct10:00 am11:30 amTop 5 Prescribed Drugs:What do you Need to Know?

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Event Details

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

Top 5 Prescribed Drugs: What do you Need to Know?

Date & Time:      Friday, October 21, 2022 – 11AM (EST) , 10AM (CST) ,  8AM (PST)

Location:               Zoom Webinar

Audience:              The Dental Professional

Format:                 Lecture

CE Credit:              1.5

Tuition:                  $59

 Course Description:

Pharmacology is the study of drugs and their effects on the human body.  Chronic medical conditions such as cancer, cardiovascular disease, endocrine disorders, and neurological conditions are very prevalent worldwide.   In this course, we will discuss the top 5 prescribed drugs in North America. We will review the pharmacological actions of these drugs, any reported adverse reactions, and drug interactions associated with their use.  We will review the effects of these medications on the oral cavity and any needed dental modifications for these patients.  Specific emphasis will be given to the effects and interactions of these commonly prescribed drugs with those often given by dentists namely, local anesthetics, analgesics, antibiotics, and antifungals.

 Learning Objectives:

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

  1. Identify the top 5 prescribed drugs.
  2. Recognize the indications and contraindications of these commonly prescribed drugs.
  3. Discuss the mechanism of action, adverse reactions, and drug interactions of the most commonly prescribed medications.
  4. Discuss the top 5 prescribed drugs and their interactions with dental treatment and commonly prescribed dental drugs.

 

Meet the Speaker: Dr. Aviv Ouanounou, BSc, MSc, DDS, FICO, FICD, FACD

Dr. Aviv Ouanounou is an associate professor of pharmacology and Preventive Dentistry at the faculty of dentistry, University of Toronto. He received both his DDS and MSc at the University of Toronto. He teaches pharmacology and Preventive Dentistry to undergraduate and graduate students and is also a clinical instructor and Treatment Plan Coordinator in the University clinics.  Dr. Ouanounou won numerous teaching awards including winning the “Best Teacher of the Year Award” three times: in 2013, 2015 and in 2019.   Also, Dr. Ouanounou is the recipient of the 2014-2015 prestigious Dr. Bruce Hord Master Teacher Award for excellence in teaching at the University of Toronto and is the 2018-2019 Recipient of the W.W. Wood Award for Excellence in Dental Education.  Dr. Ouanounou is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists, the American College of Dentists and the Pierre Fouchard Academy.  He is a member of the American Academy of Pain Management and the American College of Clinical Pharmacology. He has published and authored numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals.  He also maintains a general private practice in Toronto.

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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.

5/1/2022 to 4/30/2026.

Provider ID# 397632

Time

(Friday) 10:00 am - 11:30 am CST

Location

VIRTUAL (MOSDOH)

Link emailed prior to start of course.

Organizer

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

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Price: $59.00

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