Empire State Spring MasterTrack Program
"Removable Dental Prosthesis (RDP): From Treatment Planning to Design"
Dates: Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 2022
Location: NYSAGD Learning Center, 1902 Whitestone Expressway, Whitestone, NY 11357-Suite 204
Lecture 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
14 MCE Participation Credit Hours / Course Code: 670
Participants will receive up to 34 MCE participation credit hours towards mastership
Upon completion of their presentation at the Spring 2023 Empire State Masters Program
This program is open to all dentists including pre-fellows as credit is applied towards Mastership
Case presentations for Occlusion will be held Sunday Evening on October 2 via Zoom
Presentation by Dr. Siamak Najafi:
Dr. Siamak Najafi is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics and the Program Director of the Advanced Program for International Dentists in Comprehensive Dentistry at NYU College of Dentistry. He earned his DDS degree at Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences (SBMU - Ex. National University) in Tehran, Iran in 2008. He was in private practice for 3 years when he decided to continue his education in the United States. Dr. Najafi completed the Advanced Program for International Dentists in Comprehensive Dentistry in 2012 and the Clinical Fellowship in Comprehensive Dentistry in 2013. In 2016, he completed a 3-year Advanced Education in Prosthodontics post graduate training at NYU College of Dentistry, where he was honored with an award as the top resident of his class. Prior to joining the NYU faculty, Dr. Najafi practiced in Chicago, Illinois as a Prosthodontist. He has been involved in multiple research activities and has co-authored articles in dental journals on various topics in Prosthodontics. He is actively giving lectures to different dental societies and study clubs. Dr. Najafi also maintains his private practice in NYU Dental Faculty practice limited to Prosthodontics in New York City.
8:30 AM - 12:30PM: RDP: Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
1:00PM – 4:00PM: RDP: Components and Study of Forces
8:30 AM - 12:30PM: RDP Design for Different Clinical Scenarios
Learning objective: Upon successful completion of this course the attendee will have:
The Empire State Mastership Track is a “Protocol” program that complies with the standards and guidelines of AGD’s Council on Dental Education. In order to receive full participation credit the participant will be required to do a case presentation based on an in-office procedure that reflects the material taught by the instructor. The fee for this program includes the case presentation session, held approximately 6 months after the initial meeting. This program is open to all dentists including pre-fellows as credit is applied towards Mastership.
The New York State constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry is an approved PACE provider. The sponsor's formal CDE programs are acceptable by the AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state of provincial board of dentistry. The current term of approval extends from 1/01/21 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.