The New York Academy of General Dentistry
"Vaping, CBD, Medical Marijuana, Recreational Marijuana - Current Science 2022"
Date: Thursday, September 15, 2022
Course 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Course Code 010
1 MCE Credit Hours
Presentation by: Dr. Bernard Fialkoff
Dr. Bernard Fialkoff DDS; Class Valedictorian SUNY at Stony Brook Dental 1980; Alpha Omega Award; OKU Honor Society; Perriodontal and Dental Implant Post Graduate Certificate Memphis Veterans Administration Hospital / University of Tennessee Dental School 1982. Private Practice in NYC delivering Periodontics, Dental Implantology, Laser Therapy and Dental Cosmetic Plastic Surgery over 40 years. Member NYSDA Chemical Dependency Committee; Pierre Fauchard Honorary Society Award; International Freedom Medal Honor for establishing Drug Education in 5 countries; Honorary member of US High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program (HIDTA). Founding Sponsor and President of the Foundation for a Drug Free World of The Americas Chapter Education Program.
Founder Implant Certainty Training Program and Dental Study Club; Founding Sponsor Drug Free World Education Program that since 2006, conducted more than 2200 training workshops educating more than 100,000 persons The program acheived a 19 % reduction in teenage drug usage in NYC in 2016 - the first such drop in a decade. Trained more than 5000 NYPD School Safety Officers on illicit drugs and synthetic drugs.
Course Goals and Objectives
The nationwide emergence of vaping, CBD, medical marijuana, recreational marijuana has many dental ramifications. Drugs have caused an alarming 100,000 deaths in 2021. Intraoral disease states have multiplied. Proper patient management, surgical and pain control issues have surfaced. The role of the dental practitioner and the implications of Vaping, CBD, Medical and Recreational Marijuana on dental practice will be discussed.
The New York State constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry is an approved program provider. The sponsor’s formal CDE programs are acceptable by the AGD for Fellowship and Mastership and membership maintenance credit. This course is also acceptable for MCE Licensing Maintenance. The current term of approval extends from 01/01/21 to 12/31/22. AGD Code #219318.
Cancellation Policy - If your cancellation is at least 48 hours in advance of the class, you will receive a full refund. If your cancellation is less than 48 hours in advance, we will not be able to issue a refund.