19th Penn Endo Global Symposium Program

Addressing the latest techniques and technologies in the field of endodontics, Penn Dental Medicine’s Department of Endodontics presented the 19th Penn Endo Global Symposium – Update in Endodontics A to Z, June 13-15. With the goal of educating and training general dentists and endodontists worldwide in advanced scientific concepts that translate biological principles into daily endodontic practice, the Department has been presenting these symposia around the globe for many years; this year, they brought it home to Penn Dental Medicine, featuring a program by the Department’s faculty and alumni.

Wednesday, June 12

8:00am “Calcium Hydroxide as an Intracanal Medicament”

Dr. Naela Alboloiushi

9:00am “Medication-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw and its Implications in Endodontics”

Dr. Misun Chun

10:00am “Single Vs. Multiple Visit Endodontiocs”

Dr. Rami Elsabee

11:00am “Clinical Decision-Making for Failed Endodontics Surgical or Nonsurgical?”

Dr. Minji Kim

12:00pm LUNCH
1:00pm “Routine Medication for Endodontic Pain Management”

Dr. Steven Lu

2:00pm “Mandibular Anatomy: Endodontic Considerations”

Dr. Melanie Martel

3:00pm “Stem Cells and Endodontics”

Dr. Yong Tae Park

4:00pm “Periapical Radiolucencies of Non-Odontogenic Origin”

Dr. Vanessa Saez

Thursday, June 13

8:00am Registration and Breakfast
8:50am Welcome
Bekir Karabucak, DMD, MS
9:00am Clinical Management of the Avulsed Tooth – Minimizing Resorption Complications
Martin Trope, DMD
10:30am BREAK
11:00am Anatomical Canal Preparation and Disinfection
Bekir Karabucak, DMD, MS
12:30pm LUNCH
1:30pm Bioceramics
Meetu Kohli, DMD
3:00pm CBCT in Endodontics
Stephanie Chen, DDS
4:00pm BREAK
4:30pm Revascularization
Sumin Lee, DDS, MSD, DScD
5:30pm Save the Tooth! Reconstruction of Compromised Teeth from Endodontics to Final Restoration
Alan Atlas, DMD
6:30pm Reception

Friday, June 14

9:00am Separated File Removal Techniques
Frank Setzer, PhD
10:30am BREAK
11:00am Vital Pulp Therapy
Ya-Hsin Yu, DMD
12:00pm Intentional Replantation
Samuel Kratchman, DMD
2:00pm Surgery Lecture
Syngcuk Kim, DDS, PhD and Samuel Kratchman, DMD
3:30pm BREAK
4:00pm Live Demo: Microsurgery with Bone Window Technique
Live Demo: Syngcuk Kim, DDS, PhD
On Stage: Samuel Kratchman, DMD
In Surgery: Meetu Kohli, DDS
6:00pm Adjourn

Saturday, June 15*

Participants will rotate through a morning and afternoon session. This hands-on is a comprehensive approach to surgical and non-surgical treatment options. Each session is limited to 20 participants.

9:00am GROUP A – Surgical Training
GROUP B – Non-Surgical Training
12:00pm LUNCH
1:00pm GROUP A – Non-Surgical Training
GROUP B – Surgical Training
4:00pm Adjourn

*Registration is limited to 40 persons

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