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Dental Care for Children under General Anaesthesia

CPD points are available for this course.

A hands-on course for dentists, presented in conjunction with Mobile Surgical Services

Paediatric CPD team photo
Left to right: Mr Mike Brosnan, Professor Bernadette Drummond, Mrs Alison Meldrum, Mrs Dorothy Boyd.

The course will include the following speakers:

  • Dr Eduardo Alcaino (Sydney)
  • Dr Tony Dey
  • Dr Tim Mackay
  • Professor Bernadette Drummond
  • Mrs Alison Meldrum
  • Mrs Dorothy Boyd
  • Mr Mike Brosnan
  • Dr Stuart Gowland

Contributors to Dental Care for Children under General Anaesthesia

This course will cover:

  • Assessment and planning successful treatment that can be delivered with time constraints
  • Research evidence for restorative choices that will give the best long-term outcomes
  • Communication requirements for anaesthetists, nursing staff, and administrative staff
  • Preventive approaches to decrease the future risks

Participants will be involved in:

  • Managing a simulated case with a range of restorative materials and procedures
  • Live videoconferencing of an MSS list with Dr Tim Mackay in Oamaru
  • Observation of a list in the Faculty of Dentistry

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2016 dates

  • March 2016 – Applications open
  • 20 August 2016 – Applications close (late applications may be considered if spaces are available)
  • 29–30 August 2016 – Course runs in Dunedin

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Registration for the 2016 course has now closed.

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Further information

For general enquiries, please contact us at:

Tel 64 3 479 7113

Postal address

Dental Care for Children under General Anaesthesia
Faculty of Dentistry
University of Otago
PO Box 56
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

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