What the Future Holds for the Endodontic Practice


LOCATION: Park Hyatt Beaver Creek Resort and Spa, Beaver Creek, CO

DATES: August 13 – 17, 2014

The Summer Conference takes place biannually at locations that allow for both a conducive learning environment, as well as opportunities to enjoy the local area and network with fellow attendees and speakers. Conference attendance is open only to Diplomates and Candidates currently in the Board Certification Process. A conference theme drives the selection of speakers and topics that are at the forefront of the endodontic specialty, shared with attendees through lecture presentations.

At conclusion, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss topics that are at the forefront of the endodontic specialty.
  • Highlight the advantages and disadvantages of new clinical trends, procedures and/or armamentaria.
  • Understand the importance of Board Certification.

The College of Diplomates of the American Board of Endodontics 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 activities or instructors nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The College of Diplomates of the American Board of Endodontics designates this activity for 12 continuing education credits.

Registration Information

***In order to attend, you must be a Diplomate or a Candidate in the Board Certification Process.***

Registration is closed.

Payment and Confirmation

Registration without complete payment cannot be processed. If you provide an email address when you register, you will receive an electronic confirmation. If you have not received a confirmation within two weeks of submitting your registration, please contact the COD at [email protected] or 630/510-7136.

Registration Deadlines

The early registration fee will be granted for registrations received by June 20, 2014. After this date, the standard fee will apply.

Registration Packages and Fees

Registration package includes all breakfasts, breaks, Wednesday Welcome Reception and Saturday Dinner Reception.

Cancellation Policy

Refund requests received by the College at [email protected] before July 15 will be refunded in full less $100 processing fee. Refund requests received after July 15 will not be granted.

Housing and Reservations

Location of Events

136 East Thomas Place
Beaver Creek, CO 81620-1595
Phone: 888/421-1442 or 970/949-1234
Fax: 970/949-4164

Reservation Procedures

Reservations are closed


The standard guestroom rate (single or double occupancy) of $289 will be offered until July 14, 2014, or until the room block is filled, whichever occurs first. After that time, rates and reservations will be subject to availability. Rates are quoted per room, per night and are subject to state and local taxes.

Group rates will be offered for the three days prior to and the three days following the meeting, subject to availability at the time of reservation.

Schedule At-a-Glance

The lecture handouts and speaker background materials will be provided on a thumb drive and via Web links, so a laptop or tablet is required to view them during or following the presentations.

Wednesday, August 13

6 – 9 p.m.
Welcome Reception

Thursday, August 14

7 – 9 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet

8 – 8:05 a.m.
Opening Announcements

8:05 – 10 a.m.
Instrumentation and Obturation—Hagay Shemesh, D.D.S., Ph.D.

10—10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.— 12:30 p.m.
Disinfection—Tom C. Pagonis, D.D.S., M.S.

Friday, August 15

7:30 – 9 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet

8 – 10 a.m.
Implants—Ashley Millstein, D.M.D. and Kenneth N. Namerow, D.D.S.

10 –10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m.  – 12:30 p.m.
Sonendo—Markus Haapasalo, D.D.S., Ph.D.

Saturday, August 16

7:30 – 9 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet

8 – 10 a.m.
Office of the Future—Martin D. Levin, D.M.D.

10 – 10:30 a.m.

10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Workforce Issues—Marko Vujicic, Ph.D. and Joseph McManus, D.D.S., M.S., M.H.A., M.B.A.

7 – 10 p.m.
Dinner Reception


Sponsor Recognition

The College of Diplomates of the ABE would like to thank the following companies for their support of this program.

Please visit their exhibit tables in McCoy’s Peak during the breaks.

Brasseler USA
Carestream Dental
Coltene Whaledent
Dentsply Tulsa Dental Specialties
Global Surgical Corporation
Obtura Spartan Endodontics
SS White
TDO Software: Quality Centered Endodontics
Treloar & Heisel, Inc.