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 Botox and dermal fillers to restorative dentistry, and take you from Los Angeles to Argentina. Costs listed may vary based on applicable discounts and don’t include accommodations or any additional activities.
Botulinum Toxin A (Botox and Dysport) and Dermal Fillers
If you’ve been thinking about incorporating Botox and dermal fillers into your practice repertoire, consider taking this course offered by the Esthetic Skin Institute.
Organizer: Esthetic Skin Institute
When: Dec. 6–7
Where: Westin, Los Angeles
Immediate Implant Placement and Provisionalization “The Next Level Up”
Sneak in a quick getaway before the holidays with this implant course. Use your downtime to see the lights, take in some festive entertainment and enjoy some fine dining.
Organizer: Implant Direct
When: Dec. 20–21
Where: UNLV School of Dental Medicine, Las Vegas
Southeastern Society of Pediatric Dentistry Annual Meeting
Brush up on your pediatric dentistry knowledge at this CE event at a luxurious Atlanta hotel. Courses on both the clinical and business aspects of pediatric dentistry will be offered.
Organizer: American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
When: Jan. 10–12
Where: The Whitley Hotel, Atlanta
Hawaii Dental Convention 2020
After taking a year off, the HDA’s annual convention is back in 2020. If a trip to Hawaii is on your wish list, this two-day event will leave plenty of time to explore Oahu and some of the neighboring islands.
Organizer: Hawaii Dental Association
When: Jan. 23–24
Where: Hawai’i Convention Center, Honolulu
Smile Reconstruction Using Porcelain Veneers: A Hands-On Workshop
It’ll be a little chilly in San Francisco in January, but this porcelain veneer course will make it worth your while. Learn about everything from photography, design, prep, temps and cementation.
Organizer: University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
When: Jan. 25–26
Where: UP School of Dentistry, San Francisco
25th Annual Ski & Learn
This Ski & Learn is great for seasoned skiers or those who just want to enjoy the scenery. Fuel up with a full breakfast while attending the early morning CE programs that end in time for you to get on the slopes when the lifts open.
Organizer: University of Texas San Antonio
When: Feb. 5–8
Where: Westin Snowmass Resort, Snowmass Village, Colorado
José Carlos Martins da Rosa Presents the Immediate Dentoalveolar Restoration Level I
Escape the chilly February weather and head to Palm Harbor to learn about IDR, a surgical and prosthetic technique for restorative cases.
Organizer: Pikos Institute
When: Feb. 20–22
Where: Pikos Institute, Palm Harbor, Florida
Prosthodontic Approach to Comprehensive Rehabilitation, Simplified
South American cruises don’t come around too often. On this 14-night cruise you’ll hit Argentina, Chile, Uruguay and several other stops while you learn the latest on treatment planning, case management, as well as aesthetics, prosthodontics and implants.
Organizer: Dr. Travel Seminars
When: Feb. 29–March 14
Where: Norwegian Star, departs from Buenos Aires
New Orleans Dental Conference
Book this CE event in the historic city of New Orleans this spring. Warm temps, delicious Cajun food and musical entertainment await you at this conference sponsored by the Louisiana Dental Association.
Organizer: Louisiana Dental Association
When: May 7–9
Where: Hilton Riverside Hotel