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FREE CME Webinar: Alternatives to Opioids for Treating Pain- 5.6.2020

Learn about Alternatives to Opioids for Treating Pain Live Webinar on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 4:30 pm Pacific time | 7:30 pm Eastern time In this webinar, you will learn: Why do we need to minimize the use of opioids? Compared to alternatives, are opioids more effective for acute pain? Are opioids bad for chronic pain? What alternatives are available for treating acute pain? What alternatives are available to ...
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Webinar – Treating Pain Without Going to Jail – 3.25.2020

Treating Pain Without Going to Jail Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST Understand current laws and enforcement policies by state and local authorities. 1 CME Credit Awarded for completion of the webinar. Presenter: John Harwell , Esq. To register: http://nextstep.usc.edu/painmedicine-2-0 ...
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REGISTRATION FULL – Webinar – Telehealth Open Forum – 3.26.2020

Telehealth Open Forum Webinar Thursday, March 26th  at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST As COVID-19 is limiting the public from leaving their homes, telehealth is being recognized as an adjunct to having a doctor's visit at a distance.  There are many medical apps for mobile phones where a doctor's visit is just a virtual face-to-face smartphone call away.  Telehealth is the next application of virtual health care! Presenters: Dr ...
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Webinar – Dental Treatment for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic – 3.27.2020

Webinar - Dental Treatment for Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic Friday, March 27th at  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PST Assessing and treating your older adults during the COVID 19 pandemic Changes to HIPPA compliance: Expanding your use of telecommunication technology Medication updates for the COVID 19 at risk and possible therapies Presenters: Dr. Roseann Mulligan, Dr. Phu Han and Dr. Lisa Hou To register: http://nextstep.usc.edu/geriatric-0 ...
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Webinar – Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence 3.31.2020

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Webinar  Tuesday, March 31st at 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence promises to help clinicians make better decisions. As this technology becomes more pervasive, it will play an important role in health, including dentistry. In this webinar, we will introduce some of the basic concepts behind Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) and discuss how these techniques can be ...
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Webinar – Laboratory Studies for Diagnosis for Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine – 3.23.2020

Laboratory Studies for Diagnosis for Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine Monday, March 23rd 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm PST.  This webinar will review the interpretation of the laboratory reports, such as CBC, CMP, and other laboratory diagnostic tests related to Oral medicine and orofacial pain conditions. Presenter: Dr. Kamal Al-Eryani Meeting link: https://usc-ostrow.zoom.us/j/760873635 ...
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USC’s advanced program in orofacial pain endowed and named

Drs. Glenn T. Clark and Roseann Mulligan The investment ensures Ostrow’s first named program, The Dr. Glenn T. Clark Orofacial Pain and Oral Medicine Program, continues educating the profession’s finest for years to come. BY JOHN HOBBS MA ’14 USC’s advanced program in orofacial pain has been provided a significant financial endowment — ensuring its place at USC for years to come — thanks to a generous donation from Drs ...
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Zweig elected vice president of the American Association of Endodontists

Stefan Zweig DDS ’86, ENDO ’92 BY JILLIAN CARMENATE ’22 Stefan Zweig DDS ’86, ENDO ’92 has been elected vice president of the American Association of Endodontists. The AAE is a global resource for knowledge, research and education for the profession. The Ostrow clinical associate professor will take office as vice president in April 2020 and will automatically become the president in 2022. As AAE vice president, Zweig hopes to ...
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