Penn Dental Medicine

Continuing Education

ARONJ: An Update » Scientific Program

Attendees of this program can earn up to 11.5 lecture continuing education credits.

The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine 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.

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

8:00-8:45 am – Registration/Breakfast
8:45-9:00 am – Welcome Remarks, Denis F. Kinane, BDS, PhD
9:00-10:00 am – Keynote Lecture
Drug-induced Osteonecrosis of the Jaw: Science and Myth
Associate Professor of Oral Medicine, Infection, and Immunity
Harvard School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Director of Clinical Affairs, Division of Oral Medicine and Dentistry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Co-Director, Center for Oral Pathology, StrataDx Inc, Lexington, MA

Session I – Epidemiology and Pathogenesis

(Moderators: Anh Le, DDS, PhD and Dan Vogl, MD, MSCE)

Time Presenter Title
10:00-10:45 am Peter Dahl, MD, Penn Medicine ONJ in the Osteoporosis Patient
10:45-11:00 am   Break
11:00-11:45 am Amy S. Clark, MD, MSCE, Penn Medicine Balancing Risks of ONJ with Benefits of Bisphosphonate and RANK Ligand Inhibitor Therapy in Breast Cancer Patient
11:45-12:30 pm Dan Vogl, MD, Penn Medicine ONJ and Multiple Myeloma
12:30-1:30 pm   Lunch
1:30-2:15 pm Parish Sedghizadeh, DDS, MS University of Southern California Role of Microbial Biofilms in the Pathogenesis of Jaw Osteonecrosis
2:15-2:30 pm   Break
2:30-3:15 pm Anh Le,DDS, PhD, Penn Dental Medicine Innate Immunity as a Contributing Factor in the Development of ONJ
3:15-4:00 pm Sunday Akintoye, BDS, DDS, MS, Penn Dental Medicine Risk of Anti-Resorptive Therapy: Altered Osseous Wound Healing
4:00-4:45 pm   Panel Discussion
4:45 pm   Adjourn

Saturday, October 25, 2014

8:00-8:45 am – Registration/Breakfast

Session II – Clinical Management and New Developments

(Moderators:Thomas P. Sollecito, DMD FDS RCSEd and David C. Stanton, DMD, MD, FACS)

Time Presenter Title
9:00-9:45 am Cherry L. Estilo, DMD, Memorial Sloan – Kettering Cancer Center Oral Evaluation and Dental Treatment Planning for Those Taking Anti-Resorptive Therapy
9:45-10:30 am Eric T. Stoopler, DMD, FDS RCSEd Diagnosis of ARONJ: Clinical and Beyond
10:30-10:45 am   Break
10:45-11:45 am Mel Mupparapu, DMD, MDS, DIP. ABOMR Penn Dental Medicine Diagnosis of ARONJ: Radiographic Findings
11:45-1:00 pm   Lunch
1:00-1:45 pm Thomas P. Sollecito, DMD, FDS RCSEd , Penn Dental Medicine Conservative Management of Those with ARONJ
1:45-2:00 pm Jonathan Korostoff, DMD, PhD, Penn Dental Medicine Periodontal Surgery in Those with ARONJ
2:00-2:15 pm   Break
2:15-3:00 pm David Stanton,DMD, MD, FACS, Penn Dental Medicine Surgical Management of Those with ARONJ
3:00-3:45 pm   Panel Discussion
3:45 pm   Adjourn

PLEASE NOTE: Symposium location has changed to Penn Dental Medicine. Get directions »

The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030