Craniofacial Pain Mini-Residency (Session 4 of 4) (description)


Address:American Airlines Training & Conference Center Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America
Phone:800/322-8651 or 817/282-1501
Event dates:5/1/2008 - 5/3/2008 (This event has already taken place)
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Topics to be Covered:

  • Various
  • Occlusion/orthodontics/malocclusion philosophies
  • growth & development of the craniofacial complex
  • orthodontic diagnosis & cephalometric analysis
  • cephalometric workshop
  • orthodontic treatment timing
  • orthodontics for the extra-capsular patient
  • arc length analysis workshop
  • orthodontics for the repositioned patient
  • protocol if TMD problems return during/after orthodontic treatment
  • orthodontic treatment to help the airway
  • introduction to the history of sleep medicine/dentistry
  • the nature of sleep
  • sleep disorders
  • pediatric develoment & OSA
  • obstructive sleep apnea
  • parasomnias
  • pharyngometry workshop
  • examination/diagnosis
  • treatment options
  • oral sleep appliances: selection & treatment procedures
  • ambulatory sleep study workshop
  • problem solving & discussion
  • headaches -- not always TMJ
  • TMJ & cranial release technique workshop
  • the 16 fascial diaphragms of the body
  • fascial diaphragms technique workshop
  • resultant force vectors of occlusion
  • nutrition: "whole foods" vs. synthetic"
  • integrated autonomic analysis
  • integrated autonomic analysis workshop
  • testing and review.
Organizer phone:800/322-8651 or 817/282-1501
Offering type:Lecture & Participation
Event frequency:Never
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Total events:
Est. attendance:
Target audience:Dentists
Other target audiences:
Host Sponsor:American Academy of Craniofacial Pain/AACP Institute
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Currency:US Dollars
CE Credits:Approximately 25.75 CE credits are available (15.50 lecture + 10.25 participation). AACP is an ADA CERP recognized provider. The formal CE programs of the AACP are recognized by AGD for FAGD/MAGD credit. January 1993 - December 2009.


Upon completion of Session 4, participants should be able to: determine the best orthodontic approach for phase II finishing; evaluate the craniofacial pain patient for obstructive sleep apnea; determine if oral appliance therapy for OSA is indicated and, if so, the type of appliance to prescribe; and understand the role of alternative therapies in the management of the craniofacial pain patient.


Registration Fee Details:

Tuition for the entire, 4-session Craniofacial Pain Mini-Residency is $10,740 for AACP members and $13,600 for non-members. Individual session tuition is $3,500.

Other items that tuition includes:

Comprehensive course manual

Travel and hotel arrangements:

For assistance with hotel and airline reservations, contact the American Airlines Training & Conference Center (800/777-6464). 
Contact Person:Cordelia Mason
TitleExecutive Director
Organizer Address 1516 W. Pipeline Road
Organizer CityHurst
Organizer State: (US)Texas
Organizer State/Province: (Outside US)
Organizer Zip or Postal Code76053
Organizer CountryUnited States of America
Organizer Phone800/322-8651 or 817/282-1501
Organizer Fax817/282-8012
Structural makeupNon-Profit
Host Sponsor; Other SponsorsAmerican Academy of Craniofacial Pain/AACP Institute
Event Site/VenueAmerican Airlines Training & Conference Center
Event sold out?No
Multiple locations or dates?No
Statistics available for most recent event held in:NA
Average number in event attendance of:
Number in attendance of:
Target BoundariesNational
Refund Policy:Tuition refunds must be requested in writing at least 30 days prior to session start date and are contingent upon filling your space in each session for which you have registered. The American Airlines Training & Conference Center will cancel hotel reservations without penalty with notification at least 24 hours prior to scheduled arrival.
Is Registration contact information the same as Organizer Contact above?Yes
Web Page
Can one register for your CE on your web site?NA
Can registration be made by snail (regular) mail?Yes
Online housing reservations: 
Do you have additional written or AV materials for sale?No
If so, are they available for non-attendees as well as those attending?NA
Is full tuition necessary to ensure registration?Yes
Details:Enrollment is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Dentists who register for the entire, 4-session Craniofacial Pain Mini-Residency program will receive priority.
Will there be shuttle service available?Yes
Details:Complimentary shuttle service between Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport and the American Airlines Training & Conference Center will be available to participants in this Craniofacial Pain Mini-Residency program.
Are there any particular aspects of your conference that you consider unique to your field?Participation credits may be applied toward AGD mastership requirements. Successful completion of all exams at the ends of the sessions of this program satisfy AACP Fellowship written exam requirements.

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