General Calendar

  • Education Showcase 2019 Keynote Address

    Mission Bay

    Cees van der Vleuten, PhD, will deliver the address on "Work-Based Assessment and Programmatic Assessment." Dr. van der Vleuten, scientific director of the Maastricht School of Health Professions, is the UCSF Presidential Scholar 2018-19. Online access will be available. Registration coming soon!

  • Addressing Bullying and Abusive Conduct in the Workplace

    Parnassus, CL 221/222

    Join the Office of the Ombuds and the Faculty and Staff Asistance Program for a lunch time presentation on strategies, tips, and best practices for addressing bullying and abusive conduct in the workplace.

  • BLS Certification

    707 Parnassus Ave, D-2009

    The registration deadline is this Friday, July 9th at 11:00am.

  • Summer Break Recess

    Dental Center Courtyard

    The Staff Work Life Committee hosts an afternoon of snacks, games and fun, for all School of Dentistry staff.

  • Risk Management – Avoiding Lawsuits

    UCSF Parnassus Campus - N-217

    This course will discuss current medicolegal issues in general dentistry and the dental specialties. It will include the experience of surgeons, pathologists, and attorneys. Presentations will be illustrated with case histories from the perspective of defending dentists, and providing expert testimony.

  • Staff Work Life Committee Kickoff Meeting

    S 719 (Medical Sciences)

    Interested in joining the Staff Work Life Committee? Find out more about the committee's work at this kickoff/recruitment meeting. Lunch will be available.

  • Advanced Topics in Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Nursing Building 225

    Join us one or two days for advanced topics in Obstructive Sleep Apnea!

    This course is designed to help dentists determine which appliance is appropriate for a patient. There are many appliances to choose from and each appliance may not be appropriate for specific circumstances. Small mouths, tori, mouth breathers, large tongues, small teeth are just a few intra-oral problems to consider when fabricating an appliance.

  • 2019 CAMBRA Coalition Conference

    Westin Denver International Airport 8300 Pena Blvd. Denver, CO 80249

    Third Annual CAMBRA Coalition meeting. More details to follow.

  • Research and Clincial Excellence Day 2019

    Cole Hall and Millberry Union Gym

    Each year, the School of Dentistry community gathers for our annual Research and Clinical Excellence Day. UCSF students and research trainees present their work through posters and oral presentations. For predoctoral students who have spent the summer working on projects with their faculty advisors, this event offers an opportunity to receive feedback as they fine-tune their presentations for a national audience at upcoming meetings of the American Association for Dental Research (AADR) and the American Dental Education Association (ADEA).

  • Is Your Office Truly Ready to Manage a Medical Emergency?

    UCSF Parnassus Campus

    Following guidance from UCSF and the San Francisco Department of Public Health to practice social distancing and limit non-essential group gatherings, we are postponing the course scheduled on Saturday, March 14.

  • Oral Medicine in Clinical Practice

    UCSF Parnassus Campus

    Following guidance from UCSF and the San Francisco Department of Public Health to practice social distancing and limit non-essential group gatherings, we are postponing the course scheduled on Saturday, March 28.

  • POSTPONED - Update on Oral Health Products

    UCSF Parnassus Campus - S214

    Response to the COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated many changes in our educational, clinical and administrative routines, both within the School of Dentistry and across the University. The health and safety of our Continuing Dental Education participants, students, faculty and staff are of the utmost importance. Update on Oral Health Products will be postponed. A date is being determined

    Ms. Baker will compare manufacturer claims and objective clinical data concerning chemotherapeutic products for gingivitis and calculus reduction.

  • WEBINAR: The Art and Science of Periodontal Plastic Surgery

    Webinar (Zoom)

    In cases of periodontitis or peri-implantitis, inflammation starts initially within the soft tissue and bone resorption occurs as a consequence of immune response. Therefore, soft tissue integrity is essential for healthy clinical condition and soft tissue management is often a key element to achieve esthetic, function and longevity.

  • WEBINAR: Utilization of PAOO for Interceptive Orthodontic Therapy

    Webinar (Zoom)

    This presentation will present recently submitted information where Drs. Kao along with Dr. George Mandelaris and Colin Richman collaborated in reporting their learning experiences of 1500 PAOO cases. This information is put into clinical prospective by Dr. Cherissa Chong who will present how this information can be incorporated into clinical case management.

  • WEBINAR: Cone Beam CT: Image Quality, Patient Dose and Systematic Interpretation

    Webinar (Zoom)

    The lecture will address Imaging principles of CBCT, factors influencing image quality and ways to improve image quality, factors controlling patient dose. Additionally a systematic approach to interpretation of CBCT volumes will be discussed with attention to anatomical landmarks and incidental pathological findings.

  • WEBINAR: Oral Medicine and Dentistry at the Forefront of Patient Care

    Webinar (Zoom)

    This course highlights the role of the dentist as part of the interprofessional health care team using specific examples as illustrations: from detection and management of oral pre-malignant conditions, complications of specific cancer therapies, to oral features of Sjögren’s syndrome.

  • WEBINAR: Stem Cell Therapy in Dental Practice

    Webinar (Zoom)

    This course will give an in-depth review of adult dental stem cells and present an overview of techniques and procedural guidelines that utilize their regenerative properties across all disciplines of dentistry. Both general dentists and specialists will learn how to present to patients, perform, and bill for procedures linked to stem cell therapy.

  • POSTPONED - Dental Implant Therapy: Sinus and Ridge Augmentation

    UCSF Parnassus Campus

    Response to the COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated many changes in our educational, clinical and administrative routines, both within the School of Dentistry and across the University. The health and safety of our Continuing Dental Education participants, students, faculty and staff are of the utmost importance. Dental Implant Therapy: Sinus and Ridge Augmentatio will be postponed. A date is being determined

    During this course, literature will be presented and discussed that supports the rationale for using preventative measures such as specific methods of atraumatic exodontia and techniques of ridge preservation. When a pneumatized sinus or atrophic ridge is present, the knowledge of and implementation of various sinus and ridge augmentation techniques can help assure a successful outcome.

  • 7-Night Classical Danube River Cruise

    Amadeus Star

    Register here

    Conference sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends. Topics include:

  • POSTPONED - 2020 Delta Dental Day: Implant Treatment Planning & Oral Manifestations of Systemic Disease

    UCSF Parnassus Campus - HSW300

    Response to the COVID-19 outbreak has necessitated many changes in our educational, clinical and administrative routines, both within the School of Dentistry and across the University. The health and safety of our Continuing Dental Education participants, students, faculty and staff are of the utmost importance. 2020 Delta Dental Day has been postponed to Saturday, December 12

    Dr. Setia will present evidence-based, differential implant treatment planning that will address the common concerns of both clinicians and patients.

    Dr. Pogrel will discuss current thoughts with regards to bisphosphonates, but even more with regards to some of the newer medications such as denosumab.