LOCATION: University of Texas Health San Antonio School of Dentistry

DATES: February 16 – 18, 2018

This course offers 20 CE credits that satisfy both ABE recertification and state CE requirements.

Meeting Program and Registration

Please click this link to complete an evaluation of the 2018 Board Review Course.

Proposed Speakers and Topics include:

Dr. Shimon Friedman, The Current Best Evidence for Endodontic Treatment Outcomes
Dr. Bradford Johnson, Risk Assessment and Management of Medically Complex Endodontic Patient

Dr. Christine Sedgley, Endodontic Microbiology

Dr. Ken Hargreaves, Managing Endodontic Pain and Infection

Dr. Anibal Diogenes, From the Institution to the Clinician: Are Practicing Evidence or  Hearsay?

Dr. Marcel Noujeim, Radiology in Endodontics

Dr. Anibal Diogenes, Regenerative Endodontics

Dr. Ken Hargreaves, Pain Management

Dr. Asma Khan, Inflammation and Immunology

Dr. Bobby Collins, Pathology

Dr. Garry Myers, Trauma and Resorption: Implications in Endodontics

Dr. Keith Krell, Update on Cracked Teeth Vertical Root Fracture

Dr. Karl Keiser- Mock Oral Exam

Dr. Sam Kratchman, Periradicular Surgery and Repair

Full Agenda Here

Handouts will be distributed electronically at the meeting through a provided USB drive and links. It is recommended that attendees bring a tablet or laptop if they wish to view the handouts during the presentations.

The Board Review Course and Scientific Update aids Candidates preparing for the American Board of Endodontics’ certification examinations, Diplomates needing recertification credits and all dentists interested in endodontic continuing education credits. The course is conducted annually in the spring, jointly sponsored by the COD and an ADA-recognized endodontic program at a university in the United States that changes each year. A series of speakers cover a wide spectrum of endodontic topics through lecture presentations.

At conclusion, participants should be able to:

  • Gain insight into the pertinent content and process of endodontic Board Certification.
  • Advance the specialty practice of endodontics and enhance oral health care for the public.
  • Discuss topics that cover the full breadth of the endodontic specialty.

Cancellation Policy

If request received before January 19, 2018, full refund less $100 administrative fee. After January 19, 2018, no refund.

Accommodation Options

The course will be held at the Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade. Room reservations can be made by calling 888/444-6664 and stating that you are with the College of Diplomates or by clicking on the link below. Room rates apply for all reservations received by January 29, 2018 or when the hotel block sells out.

Room Rate: $124/night (not including applicable taxes)

Omni San Antonio Hotel at the Colonnade
9821 Colonnade Boulevard
San Antonio, TX 78230


We recommend flying into San Antonio International Airport (SAT), the Omni hotel is just 15 minutes away, and the hotel provides a shuttle to and from the Airport.


If you are interested in supporting the 2018 Board Review Course and Scientific Update, please contact the COD at [email protected] or 630/510-7136.

Sponsor Recognition

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

Please visit their exhibit tables in hallway outside of the lecture hall during the breaks.

List to come.

CERP-Recognized Provider


The College of Diplomates of the American Board of Endodontics is an ADA CERP recognized provider 1/11-6/18. 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, and does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Endodontics and the University of Texas College of Dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about the CE provider may be directed to the provider or to ADA CERP at www.ada.org/cerp.