Greetings… and Welcome to Las Vegas!

Join us to celebrate the CSPD’s 42nd and WSPD’s 15th Annual Session. Experience a new “Innovative Annual Session designed with you in mind…Viva Las Vegas! “.

Our Spring CSPD-WSPD-Annual Session will take place March 16-19, 2017 at the Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa in Henderson, Nevada. As you glance through the Las Vegas Program, please note that this year’s GALA will take place on Friday night and our Alumni and New Dentist- WBI Receptions are scheduled Saturday night. The program format has been changed this year to allow time for our guests to have dinner on their own and catch a show on the Las Vegas Strip or Downtown.

Advanced topics in Pediatric Dentistry has been selected for the continuing education program.  Lectures for the Pediatric Dentist and Pediatric Dental team are includes Infant Oral health, Motivational Interviewing, Medical model of managing caries, Digital Radiography made simple, Changing parental attitudes and the millennial parent, Adolescent dentistry, PALs*,  and Infection Control*.  Earn up to 23 CEUs.

Here is a glance of the full educational program at this year’s conference:

  • PALs*
  • Infection Control*
  • Hot Topics: Don’t be left at the station: Up-to-date post election information and views about the Affordable Care Act (ACA) embedded dental plans and the possible paradigm shifts in reimbursement and delivery of pediatric dentistry. Listen and learn from the experts on Integrated Pediatric Medical and Dental Collaboration and the Triple Aim (Presenters: Art Nowak James Crall, Elise Sarvas, Paul Reggiardo, Cambria Garell, and Andy Soderstrom)
  • Infant Oral Health, Prevention/Motivational Interviewing and Silver Diamine Fluoride (Presenters: Rocio Quinonez, Maria Cordero-Ricardo, Kyle House, Elise Sarvas)
  • Oral Radiology and Advanced Diagnostic Tools (Presenter: Johan Aps)
  • WOW! – Words of Wisdom: Experts will share their WOW! at Friday Happy Hour and Saturday Lunch. Various presenters and topics discussed. Sessions Not to be missed! 
  • Parents and Children of Today; changing parental attitudes, the Millennial parent (Faculty:  Clarice Law, David Rothman)
  • Special Needs and Adolescent Dentistry (Presenters: Jessica DeBord, Travis Nelson)
  • CSPeD Talks – Poster Presentations (All residents encouraged to present)
  • CSPeD Talks – Resident Group Presentations (Loma Linda, UCLA, UCSF)
  • CSPeD Talks – Practice Management, Associateships and Partnerships (Presenter: Raj Tanden)

*Pre-meeting courses sponsored by the Nevada Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, March 15, 2017

This year we had the pleasure of working with the Dr. Mike Saxe, President of the Nevada Academy of Pediatric Dentistry as our local arrangements coordinator.

For detailed information on the courses, view our Preliminary Agenda.

Relax, Learn, and Win in Las Vegas!

Take a deep breath and get comfortable…capture fine moments of exhilaration and excitement with friends and colleagues…See you all in March!

Jonathon Everette LeeCSPD  2017 Annual Meeting Event Coordinator
Oariona Lowe, CSPD  2017 Annual Meeting Chair