Continuing Dental Education Program

For more than four decades, Lehigh Valley Health Network has provided dental continuing education for area dentistry professionals.

We encourage dental colleagues throughout the area to attend our upcoming continuing education programs. These programs offer dentists, specialists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and technicians an opportunity to learn more about our profession and improve care to our patients.

This page was last updated on 8/19/2021 at 4:48 PM.

Learn more about upcoming continuing education opportunities offered by Lehigh Valley Health Network Department of Dental Medicine:

46th Annual Continuing Dental Education Program

Seven continuing dental education courses are offered for 2021-2022. You can earn a total of 20 ADA CERP credit hours for seven full day courses.

To register, please call 610-969-4839.

Topic: CBCT Evaluation of Pathology of the Jaws: Medico-legal considerations
Speaker: Dr. Adeyinka F. Dayo
Date: September 30, 2021
Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Method: Webinar via Webex

Topic: Dental Trauma
Speaker: Dr. Joseph Silvaggio
Date: October 14, 2021
Time: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Method: Webinar via Webex

Topic: Tooth-borne and Implant Attachments to Assist Restoring Complete & Partially Edentulous Patients
Speaker: Gary Burton, CDT
Date: January 12,2022
Time: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Method: Webinar via Webex

Topic: Periodontal Update, Part 2
Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Korostoff
Date: April 27, 2022
Time: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Method: Mack Building

Up In Smoke: Cannabis for Managing Dental Pain and Anxiety?
(AM Session)
Hurts So…Good! Management of Acute Dental Pain and Appropriate Opioid Prescribing (PM Session)
Speaker: Dr. Tom Viola
Date: May 4, 2022
Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Method: Mack Building

The lecture will fulfill the Act 124, CE requirement for dentists renewing their license who have a current DEA registration or use another DEA number (as permitted by law) to prescribe controlled substances.

Topic: Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting for Dental Professionals
Speaker: Jocelyn Valentin Miller
Date: September 28, 2022
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Method: TBD

This program, Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting for Dental Professionals will fulfill Act 31 mandatory three-hour CE requirement for those seeking initial licensure with the SBOD.

LVHN dental continuing education leadership

Michele Pisano-Marsh, DMD, is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, and served her residency in general practice at the Medical College of Pennsylvania, also in Philadelphia. Dr. Marsh practices at Eric J. Marsh, DMD, and Michele Pisano-Marsh DMD, Dentistry in Allentown, Pa. She is also director of the General Practice Residency Program, Department of Dental Medicine at Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN), and co-program director for dental continuing education at LVHN.

About dental continuing education at LVHN

Lehigh Valley Health Network 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. Lehigh Valley Health Network designates this activity for 42 continuing dental education credits.




7:45am - 8:30am - Registration
8:30am - 12:30pm - Program
12:30pm - 1:30pm - Lunch
1:30pm - 3:30pm - Program

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To register please download the registration brochure for each program you wish to attend. Complete the registration brochure by providing your contact information and billing information. Upon completion, please email the completed copy to Patricia Atno or Lesley Shambo or via fax at (610) 969-3084.

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