Palm Springs


Assistant Course - April 24-25, 2014

A practical, clinically oriented complement to the practitioner’s course. The ADSA two-day sedation course for auxiliaries features an in-depth approach designed especially for those who work in oral and maxillofacial surgery and moderate sedation practices.





8:00-8:15 Introduction & Course Overview - Brian Chanpong, DDS
8:15-9:15 General Concepts and Principles of Pharmacology - Brian Chanpong, DDS
9:15-10:45 Anesthetic Drugs - Kenneth Lee, DDS
10:45-11:00 Break
11:00-12:00 Preoperative Patient Assessment - Claudine M. Sordyl, RN
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-3:00 Extreme Ages:  Pediatrics and Geriatrics - Michael K. Rollert, DDS
3:00-3:30 Approaching the Apprehensive Patient - April Patton, CDA

5:30pm Presiden'ts Reception



8:00-9:30 From Start to Finish: Dental Assistant’s Point of View - April Patton, CDA
9:30-9:45 Break
9:45-11:15 Are You Ready?: Preparing for the Worst Case Scenario - Claudine M. Sordyl, RN
11:15-12:00 Review and Evaluation - Brian Chanpong, DDS

CE Information

The Annual Session will provide 16 hours of CE credit. The 2-day Assistant course will provide 12 hours of CE credit. Both courses provide breakfast, breaks and a President’s Reception.

ADSA 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 courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
ADSA designates this activity for 12-16 continuing education credits.
The ADSA is an Accepted National Sponsor (#218597) for FAGD/MAGD Credit.


Meeting Fees

Special early-bird fees starting at just $495 remain discounted only until the hotel cutoff. For a full Meeting Fee Schedule, please click here. Cancel anytime less $50.

Exhibitor Information

Exhibitors are welcome at the Annual Session.

Exhibitor Information


Hotel Information

ADSA will be at Westin Mission Hills Resort. For discounted room rates starting at $229, please click on the link below or call the Westin at 877.253.0041 by March 23, 2014.

Westin Mission Hills Resort


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