Understanding the Periodontal and Systemic Disease Relationship
Saturday, June 22, 2013
Recent epidemiologic and biologic evidence has shown a significant relationship between periodontal disease and various systemic diseases. This course is designed to provide an update of current information regarding the relationship of periodontal disease to diabetes, cardiovascular disease and pre-term low birth weight. Evidence linking common mechanisms between the diseases will be discussed.
At the completion of the course participants will be able to:
Describe the relationship between periodontal disease and diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and pre-term low birth weight
Describe the common mechanisms between periodontal disease and diabetes
Describe the common mechanisms between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease
Describe the common mechanisms between periodontal disease and preterm low birth weight
Park Place Hotel, Traverse City, MI
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Includes a continental breakfast.
One Course/Both Courses - Dentist - $150/$260; Allied - $80/$125
UDM Alumni: One Course/Both Courses - Dentist $135/$234; Allied - $72/$112.50
If you choose to pay for a continuing education course by check, please note that the check must be received by UDM within ten (10) days of registration. If the check is not received within ten (10) days of registration, we will assume that you are no longer interested in the course and will remove you from the course roster and you will forfeit your held seat. If you register less than ten (10) days prior to the start of a course, payment will be accepted up to the course start time. If additional time is required, please contact 313-494-6626 prior to registering to make a payment arrangement.
8:30 AM to 11:30 AM; Registration table opens half an hour before the course begins.
This Course/Both Courses - 3/7 hours (Lecture)
You must register separately for Days 1 and 2
For your convenience you may register up until 3:00 p.m. on the day prior to the start of the course with no additional charge. An additional non-refundable fee of $20 dollars per person, per course will be assessed to any registrations received after 3:00 p.m. the day prior to a course or to any same day or walk in registrations.
Refund and Cancellation Policy
Unless otherwise posted, a full refund less $25 will be granted if notification of cancellation is received by the Institute for Advanced Continuing Dental Education office two weeks (14 or more days) prior to the start of the course. If a cancellation is received less than two weeks (13 or less days) prior to the start of a lecture only course, a full refund less $100 will be granted. If a cancellation is received less than two weeks (13 or less days) prior to the start of a hands-on course, no refund will be granted. Refunds cannot be given for same any day cancellations or no-shows.
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