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 cover everything from restorative dentistry to pediatric dentistry, and take you from Cancún, Mexico, to Zurich, Switzerland. Costs listed may vary based on applicable discounts and don’t include accommodations or any additional activities.
IAPD Congress 2019
The Fourth of July falls on a Thursday this year, and this International Association of Pediatric Dentistry Congress is a great reason to enjoy a long weekend while you brush up on your pediatric dentistry skills in sunny Cancún, Mexico.
When: July 3–7
Where: Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach, Cancún
Two-Day Mini Implant Course
Travel CE is always more fun when the family is involved. If you want to find a course and location that works for the whole family, look no further than this Shatkin First course held at a Disney resort.
Organizer: Shatkin First
When: Aug. 2–3
Where: Disney Beach and Yacht Club, Orlando, Florida
Dentistry Update Course
Want to see if Lake Tahoe really is as blue as it looks in pictures? If so, check out Gordon Christensen’s Dentistry Update course this August.
Organizer: Clinicians Report
When: Aug. 9
Where: Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, Nevada
The 7th Annual Dental Summit Nashville
Here’s an idea: Call up your dental school buddies and plan to attend this summit and spend your evening enjoying the legendary Nashville nightlife.
Organizer: Tennessee Dental Association
When: Aug. 22–23
Where: Hilton Downtown Nashville
The East Coast Ultradent Summit
Love autumn in New England? Then sign up for Ultradent’s East Coast Summit at the end of September. You’ll learn the latest on endodontics and restorative and cosmetic dentistry while relaxing at one of the finest resorts in New Hampshire.
When: Sept. 25–28
Where: Wentworth by the Sea, New Castle, New Hampshire
Enhancing Predictability and Longevity of Your Restorations
September is “shoulder season” in London, which means smaller crowds and more reasonably priced hotels. This restorative dentistry course is only one day, so you’ll have the rest of the trip to take in the sights.
Organizer: British Dental Association
When: Sept. 27
Where: British Dental Association, London
2019 Ohio Dental Association Annual Meeting
This state’s annual meeting always packs a killer lineup of industry-leading clinicians and speakers. If you’re a college football fan, check out Ohio Stadium, where the Buckeyes will take on the Spartans on the 5th.
Organizer: Ohio Dental Association
When: Oct. 3–6
Where: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Anterior Aesthetics and Severe Atrophy
If you’re looking for a CE that will take you a little further afield, this Zimmer Biomet course may be just the ticket. The course takes place at the Zimmer Biomet Institute, a state-of-the-art facility where you’ll learn from some of the best in the industry.
Organizer: Zimmer Biomet
When: Oct. 31–Nov. 1
Where: Zimmer Biomet Institute, Winterthur (Zurich), Switzerland
Occlusion in the Caribbean: Advanced Occlusion and Case Planning Workshop
Trinidad and Tobago CEs do not come too often, so if these Caribbean nations are on your bucket list, you’ll definitely want to check out Dr. Michael Melkers’ event this November.
Organizer: Michael Melkers
When: Nov. 22–24
Where: The University of the West Indies School of Dentistry, St. Augustine