Dental Pharmacology Update & Patient Substance Abuse

Pharmacology Update for the Entire Dental Team and Substance Abuse-Dental Considerations and Patient Care Planning 
This lecture offers an overview of the basic principles of pharmacology with special emphasis on drugs administered or prescribed in a dental practice, as well as medications whose actions, effects or interactions with other drugs may impact dental therapy. The lecture also will provide participants with an overview of the most common substances of abuse, along with their potential contraindications to dental therapy and any dosage modifications of commonly used dental drugs. 
Presented by: Thomas Viola, RPh, CCP, a clinical educator and published writer in addition to his daily practice of the profession of pharmacy.

Date: Friday, September 21, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Registration at 8:30 a.m. Meals are on your own.
Location: Tokishi Training Center, 124 Nypum Drive, Wellsboro
$130 - PDA/ADA Member dentist
$75 - PDA Retired/Life Member
$225 - Nonmember dentist
$75 - Non-dentist dental team
CE Credits:
 6 continuing education credits 

Cancellation policy: A refund, less a 10% administrative fee, will be issued if the registration is cancelled in writing seven days prior to the program you are attending. Refunds are not issued for no shows.

PDA is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider 
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.
PDA designates this activity for 6 (six) continuing education credits.


Online registration is available to PDA member dentists and their non-dentist team membersPDA member dentists have a user id and password for PDA's website. To register online, sign in with your user id (default is your first initial, last name and 4 digit year of birth with no spaces or punctuation) and password (default is lowercase letters ada and your ADA membership number with no spaces or punctuation).
ADA dentists outside PA, non-member dentists and dental team members who are not attending the meeting with a PDA member dentist, should contact PDA at (717) 234-5941, ext. 117 or email Rebecca at
9/21/2018 9:00 AM - 9/21/2018 4:30 PM
Tokishi Training Center 124 Nypum Dr Wellsboro 16901