Webinar: The Opioid Crisis in the Dental Community

June 26, 2018 at 7PM EDT

  • Continuing Education Programs
  • Dental/Medical
 Date:   Tuesday, June 26, 2018               Time:   7:00 - 8:00 PM EDT 
 Cost:  Free    CE Credit:   1 CE Hour
 Subject Code:   345    Hosted by:   National Dentex

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Webinar Overview

In this webinar, the opioid crisis will be discussed, including statements and guidelines from the American Dental Association (ADA). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines for prescribing medications, as well as overdose statistics from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will also be presented. In addition, there will be a review of statistics of the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP).


Upon completion of the course, the participant will have knowledge of:

  • CDC Guidelines for prescribing
  • Statistics of Overdose
  • Statistics of PDMP including individual states
  • Resources for more information


James Grant, DDS


Dr. James Grant currently works at DentaQuest as Dental Director for Colorado and is the owner of Grant Dental Technology Corporation, a company that designs, develops and produces dental implant and associated surgical and restorative instruments. Previously, he had a private practice in Colorado Springs for 22 years. He has lectured and consulted for many dental organizations and has written articles for publications.


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