Each month, the Composite CE team selects the most intriguing and appealing live courses scheduled throughout the world that are designed to help dental professionals hone their skills (and collect their required continuing education credits). These nine educational courses are bound to please college football fans and beer lovers alike. Costs listed may vary based on applicable discounts and don't include accommodations or any additional activities.
Using Modern Material Science & Technology to Enhance Restorative Success for Indirect Restorations
Head to Ann Arbor to learn some tips and tricks on restorative dentistry and then watch the University of Michigan take on Michigan State and see who takes home the Paul Bunyan trophy.
Organizer: University of Michigan
When: Oct. 6
Where: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Oral Surgery Topics for the General Practitioner: Medical Emergencies, Complications
Florida or LSU alum? Check out this oral surgery course offered by the University of Florida and stay in town to watch the Gators take on the Tigers.
Organizer: University of Florida
When: Oct. 6
Where: University of Florida, Gainesville
Mini-Residency in Clinical Oral Pathology
You have the option of attending one or both days of this mini-residency focused on oral pathology. Learn, tailgate and cheer on the Huskies or Cal as they face off in Seattle.
Organizer: University of Washington
When: Oct. 6–7
Where: University of Washington, Seattle
Lawsuits and Dental Board Investigations
and Other Case Presentations
The Longhorns' game field is just 90 minutes away from UT's San Antonio dental school. Hit up this course, check out the San Antonio Riverwalk and then drive up to Austin to watch Texas take on Oklahoma State.
Organizer: University of Texas at San Antonio
When: Oct. 21
Where: UT at San Antonio
Lasers in Dentistry:
A One-Day Certification Course
Looking for an excuse to head to the Horseshoe to watch The Ohio State University play Penn State? Check out this laser certification course!
Organizer: The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
When: Oct. 27
Where: The Ohio State University, Columbus
Contemporary Approach to Diagnosis,
Treatment Planning and Therapy in Periodontics
With the Trojans set to take on Arizona this weekend, head into town a day early to attend this periodontics course and enjoy all the entertainment, culture and food that L.A. has to offer.
Organizer: University of Southern California, Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry
When: Nov. 3
Where: USC, Los Angeles
Demystifying Attachment and Implant Dentistry: The All-Day Attachment Dentistry Ultimate Course
Watch Pitt play UNC under the Thursday night lights, and then stay Friday for this "ultimate" attachment dentistry course.
Organizer: University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
When: Nov. 10
Where: University of Pittsburgh
Posterior Ceramic Restoration Mastery
Arizona State or UCLA fan? Make sure you're in Los Angeles to take this restorative dentistry course, then head to the Rose Bowl the next day to watch what will surely be an exciting game!
Organizer: UCLA School of Dentistry
When: Nov. 10
Where: University of California, Los Angeles