April 1, 2022 8:30 AM - April 2, 2022 5:00 PM (EDT)
Friday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
YM Dental Lab, Chantilly VA
16 Participation Credits: 8 Participation Credits Code 730 (Oral Medicine)/8 Participation Credits Code 010 (Basic Science)
Course Descriptions and Objectives:
"Comprehensive Overview of Oral Pathology":
This course will provide the general dentists with a comprehensive review of oral pathology. Common entities,
ulcerative conditions, and drug use will all be discussed. A particular focus will be made on oral squamous cell carcinoma and prevention of this malignancy.
Objectives: Upon completion of this course, the
participant will be able to:
1. Discuss common lesions and ulcerative conditions
affecting the oral cavity
2. Discuss how substance abuse can manifest in the
3. Identify potentially malignant disorders and
determine a management approach
The YM Education Center is a new, state-of-the-art educational facility in Chantilly, VA and home to YM Dental Lab. The venue is conveniently located 25 miles from Washington DC, with fully equipped, spacious educational areas designed to easily seat up to 40 attendees, socially distanced.
There is ample, free parking in front of the facility.
Registration opens at 8:00 am, course to begin promptly at 8:30 am.
Coffee, soft drinks and water will be available throughout the day, and a boxed lunch will be provided each day.
Nearby hotels: Holiday Inn (Chantilly), Westfields Marriot, and Hyatt Place.
Dr. Ashley Clark is a Board-Certified Oral Pathologist currently serving as Associate Professor, Division Chief, and Laboratory Director at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. She has published over 40 papers and abstracts, authored the oral pathology sections of both Dental Decks and Dental Hygiene Decks, and is on the professional board for Digital Dental Notes and Oral Cancer Cause. Her biopsy service offers free biopsy kits across the country; please contact Acl230@uky.edu or call 859-562-3288.
We will be following the current mandates as directed by the state of Virginia to ensure the safety of all who are participating. Our expectations will be consistent with CDC guidelines which encourage frequent hand washing and face coverings for anyone who is not vaccinated. At this time, our event venue additionally requests that all individuals wear a face mask in indoor settings when you cannot socially distance.
Attendees will find hand sanitizer stations set up throughout the event venue, extra masks available at any time, and weather permitting we will have tables and chairs set up outside for meals and sitting down with colleagues.
We ask that anyone who is not feeling well leading up to the events please stay home out of consideration for all who are attending.
Event Cancellation Policy:
Full refunds will only be given up to 30 days before the course. If a refund is requested within 30 days of the course, a credit will be applied to the registrants account for use toward a future VAGD program.
Virginia AGD is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by the AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from June 1, 2019 to May 31, 2023. Provider ID# 219330