Gain insight into the changing dental sedation regulatory landscape
Understand current Dental Board patient sedation guidelines
Current permitting process and timelines
Review applicable State laws
Local, State and Federal patient and provider sedation landscape and advocacy efforts
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Of interest to Dentists, Students & Residents, Dental Auxiliaries and Dental Office Staff
John Blake, DDS is the Executive Director and Dental Director of the Children’s Dental Health Clinic (cdhc.org) in Long Beach, CA. This private non-profit program and teaching facility helps the comprehensive dental needs of underserved, special needs and medically complex patients in their (main) Long Beach and Catalina Island programs. The CDHC is a clinical training site for 4 (PY2) Pediatric Dental Residents from the U.S.C. Ostrow School of Dentistry. He also helped start the C.A.R.E. Dental program at St. Mary’s hospital. This grant funded; non-profit program is specific to patients with H.I.V. His first 12 years were spent in private practice. Dr. Blake is the president of the Living Hope Clinical Foundation, a fellow of the American College of Dentists, a part-time faculty member of the U.S.C. School of Dentistry, a member of the A.D.A council on government affairs and the 2023 president of the California Dental Association.
Instructor Disclosure of any conflicts of interest:
Dr. Blake has no conflicts of interest
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