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Assistant Course - December 6-7, 2015

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.

Swissotel Chicago Hotel Reservations

ADSA will be at the Swissotel in Chicago in 2015. Discounted rooms are available at the Swissotel Chicago for $220 per night. Please click below to make reservations online or call the Swiss at 888-73-SWISS.

Swissotel Reservations


Sample Faculty from 2014

Andrea M. Bell, DMD - Chair
Southern Illinois University

Kyle Kramer, DDS, MS
Indiana University School of Dentistry

April Patton, CDA
Pacific Coast Oral and Maxillofacial Surgergy

Michael Rollert, DDS
University of Colorado

David L. Rothman, DDS
Private Practice, San Francisco, CA

Claudine M. Sordyl, RN, MS
University of Detroit Mercy


Sample Schedule from 2014




8:00-8:15 Introduction – Dr. Brian Chanpong
8:15-9:15 Basic Physiology – Dr. Kyle Kramer
9:15-10:15 General Concepts and Principles of Pharmacology - Dr. Andrea Bell
10:15-10:30 Break
10:30-12:00 Anesthetic Drugs – Dr. Brian Chanpong
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00 Preoperative Patient Assessment - Claudine Sordyl, RN
2:00-3:00 Geriatric – Dr. Kyle Kramer
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:15 Pediatric - Dr. David Rothman
4:15-5:15 Approaching the Apprehensive Patient - April Patton, CDA



7:00-8:00 Breakfast
8:00-9:00 From Start to Finish: Dental Assistant’s Point of View - April Patton, CDA
9:00-10:00 What I need from you! - Dr. Michael Rollert
10:00-10:30 Break
10:30-11:30 Are You Ready?: Preparing for the Worst Case Scenario - Claudine Sordyl, RN
11:30-12:00 Course Comments / Questions - Dr. Brian Chanpong


CE Information

The General Anesthesia course and Minimal & Moderate Sedation courses offer 16 hours of CE and include breakfast, lunch and breaks. The Assistant course offers 12 hours of CE credit and includes one lunch and all breakfasts and breaks.

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.


Exhibitor Information

Exhibitors are welcome at the Chicago review.

Exhibitor Information


Meeting Fees

Special early-bird fees starting at just $499 remain discounted only until the hotel cutoff. For a full Meeting Fee Schedule, please click here. Cancel anytime less $50.

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