continuing education credit

The ACOMS 40th Annual Scientific Conference and Exhibition has been approved for 16.25 ADA CERP Continuing Dental Education (CDE) credit hours and 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Actual, physical attendance in a session, including abstract presentations, is required in order to claim the CDE and CME credit hours. Industry-Sponsored Symposia are not eligible for CDE or CME credits.

CDE forms will be available onsite at the registration desk. Forms may be returned to the registration desk during the conference or sent to our office via email: info@acoms.org or fax: +1 (202) 367-2182. Forms must be received by May 1, as CDE credits will be administered by the end of May.

Following the conclusion of the meeting, attendees will receive an email (typically within 2-3 days) in regards to claiming CME credit.

In most cases, CDE and CME credits will be issued within 30 days after the meeting.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. ACOMS 40th Annual Scientific Conference & Exhibition has been approved for 16.25 hours of Continuing Dental Education (CDE) credit.  This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standard of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between ACOMS and PeerPoint Medical Education Institute.

ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. ACOMS 40th Annual Scientific Conference & Exhibition has been approved for 16.25 hours of Continuing Dental Education (CDE) credit.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standard of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between ACOMS and PeerPoint Medical Education Institute.

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  Credit Designation Statement: PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25  AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of PeerPoint Medical Education Institute and the American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. The PeerPoint Medical Education Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: PeerPoint Medical Education Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learning objectives

  1. Discuss methods to prevent and manage complications with implant treatment planning and surgery

  2. Describe the risks and benefits of extraction versus coronectomy in managing third molar impactions

  3. Review the management of patients on anticoagulant and antiplatelet medications

  4. Discuss diagnosing and management of patients with mucosal pathology

  5. Explain the advancements in antibiotic pharmacology and their appropriate use in managing maxillofacial infections

  6. Discuss the management of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis

  7. Describe the diagnosis and management of facial pain

  8. Explain treatment planning and the use of soft-tissue injectable fillers in managing facial esthetics

  9. Discuss the management of orthognathic complications

  10. Describe indications and techniques for intraoral bone grafting with BMP

  11. Illustrate treatment planning and surgery to achieve an optimal outcome when combining esthetic and orthognathic surgery