Lesion Sterilization and Tissue Repair (LSTR)
Wednesday, July 19, 2023- Register first and then a second link will be sent to register to receive the zoom link 5 days prior to the course date. This is a live program.
Course Description: This course aims to inform dental practitioners of an emerging alternative treatment to pulpectomies and extractions for non-vital primary teeth called lesion sterilization and tissue repair (LSTR). LSTR is a non-instrumentation endodontic treatment that involves a tri-antibiotic mixture in a propylene glycol vehicle, which is used to disinfect root canal systems.
ADACERP Joint Provider-ship Statement: This continuing educational activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADACERP) through joint efforts of the Texas A&M University School of Dentistry and the Association for Continuing Education Directors.
Meet the Speaker:
Brian Hodgson, DDS received his dental degree from Marquette University in 1987 and a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in 1993. He became Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD) in 2001 and served on the Oral Clinical Examination Committee for the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry until his appointment to the Board of Directors of the ABPD in May 2021. Dr. Hodgson has been an instructor in the Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program at Children’s Wisconsin since July 1993 and joined the faculty at Marquette University School of Dentistry in March 2003. He also provides hospital dental services to healthy children and children and adults with special health care needs. His clinical research has been focused on the prevention and treatment of cancer therapy-related oral mucositis, but also investigates oral health-related findings in patients with special health care needs. He previously maintained a private practice in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin from May 1996 through September 2013, and recently retired after a 32-year career in the US Navy Dental Corps.
Course Topics & Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Understand the origins of the development of the Lesion Sterilization and Tissue Repair (LSTR) technique.
2. Understand the foundational research on which the LSTR Technique is based.
3. Understand the selection criteria for application of the LSTR Technique.
4. Understand the LSTR technique to treat infected primary teeth.
Course information: Date: Wednesday, July 19, 2023, Time, 7:00pm-8:30pm CST
Location: Office or Home Computer- Registration here online and zoom link to follow.
Credit: 1.5 hour lecture online and live zoom
AGD Codes: Pediatric Dentistry
Texas A&M University School of Dentistry, Office of Continuing Education is a member of ACDE (Association of Continuing Dental Education).
ACDE brings together individuals who represent college and university based continuing dental education programs associated with accredited dental schools in Canada and the United States.
ACDE and its members' goal is to serve you, the dental professional, in delivering high quality, evidence-based continuing dental education programs to meet your educational needs.
The ACDE and 35 of its member schools are jointly providing a series of live webinars featuring university-based leaders and educators.
Each lecture is hosted by a different school! Texas A&M University, School of Dentistry will provide the CE and verification of participation for all who register to attend.
See below for a list of all Universities involved.
A.T. Still University Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
A.T. Still University Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health
Columbia University College of Dental Medicine
Dental College of GA at Augusta University
Marquette University School of Dentistry
Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine - Arizona
Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Oregon Health Sciences University School of Dentistry
Rutgers School of Dental Medicine
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University, London, Ontario, Canada
Texas A&M University, School of Dentistry
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
University at Buffalo, Continuing Dental Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry
University of British Columbia Continuing Dental Education
University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry
University of Detroit Mercy Dental
University of Florida Continuing Dental Education
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry
University of Louisville School of Dentistry
University of Maryland School of Dentistry
University of Michigan
University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry
University of North Carolina Adams School of Dentistry
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
University of Texas Health School of Dentistry at Houston
University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, Continuing Dental Education
University of Washington
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the schools listed here.
TAMU SOD Office of CE Registration Information, Certifications & Cancellation/Refund policy:Texas A&M University School of Dentistry is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
QUESTIONS: Please feel free to call us at 1-214-828-8238. For quicker response please email your questions through the online registration website. 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. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/cerp. Continuing education credits issued for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states/provinces. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his/her state/provincial licensing board(s). CONFIRMATIONS: Will be sent by e-mail to the official email address provided by the attendee to the registration website. Exact email is necessary.
REGISTRATION CANCELLATION: Tuition is refundable if a course is canceled by the Office of CE. A $50 fee will be assessed for any course cancellation. All payments by check or cash are deposited into the Texas A&M University account and CANNOT be refunded. “No Shows” for a course forfeit all tuition. Confirm notification of cancellation by e-mail. The CE Office cannot be held responsible for a non-refundable airline ticket.
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