Las Vegas


Human Simulation - February 19, 2015



Aria Hotel & Casino Reservations


ADSA will be at the Aria Hotel & Casino in las Vegas, NV in 2015. Rooms are also being held at the Vdara hotel, Aria's sister property next door.

For discounted room reservations starting at $149-$199 at Aria, please click on the link below.

Aria Hotel

For discounted room reservations at Vdara at $129-$179, please click on the link below.

Vdara Hotel

General Information

Now for the ENTIRE OFFICE TEAM (Limit 2 Staff at Auxiliary Tuition to Each Doctor), an educational high fidelity simulation experience for successful management of complications to optimize your team’s reactions and responses.

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for practitioners providing IV moderate sedation and deep sedation/general anesthesia.

Course Description:
This unique and challenging program provides a clinical simulation experience that addresses the proper assessment and management of complications associated with moderate sedation, deep sedation and general anesthesia. Following a brief introduction explaining essential principles, participants will demonstrate appropriate patient management on human patient simulators (Laerdal SimMan). Registrants are provided prerequisite reading materials for study, including treatment algorithms, and an optional online course pretest that must be completed prior to the course date.

Describe and demonstrate appropriate components of an adequate primary assessment.
Discuss various anatomical and pathological causes of airway obstruction and demonstrate their recognition and appropriate management.
Describe and demonstrate the recognition and appropriate management of respiratory depression, distinguishing it from airway obstruction.
Describe and demonstrate appropriate management of bradycardia and hypotension.




Clive B. Rayner, DMD - Chair
Private Practice - Orange Park, FL

Robert Bosack, DDS
University of Illinois College of Dentistry

Jason Brady, DMD
University of Southern California

Karen E. Crowley, MS, DDS
Private Practice - Londonderry, NH

Deepak Krishnan, DDS
University of Cincinnati

James C. Phero, DMD
University of Cincinnati

Kenneth L. Reed, DMD
Lutheran Medical Center

Morton B. Rosenberg, DMD
Tufts University

Paul J. Schwartz, DMD
Washington Hospital Center - Washington DC


CE Information

The 1/2 day SimMan course provides 4.5 hours of CE credit. Doctors may register for an additional 2 CE (6.5 CE total) that is awarded for successful completion of an online multiple choice pretest that examines the prerequisite reading materials. This examination must be completed prior to the course date.
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 4.5 continuing education credits.
The ADSA is an Accepted National Sponsor (#218597) for FAGD/MAGD Credit.


Meeting Fees

Special early-bird fees starting at just $795 remain discounted only until the hotel cutoff. For a full Meeting Fee Schedule, please click here. Refunds for simulation courses cannot be guaranteed after the hotel cutoff unless and until a replacement student is found to fill the space.


Course Hours

Course registration is limited to provide each registrant with an optimal educational hands on experience. Acceptance in the course requires receipt of your application, payment of the course fees, and approval of the Chair to assure your position in the course of your preference. The course will be offered from 7:30 AM-12:00 Noon and from 1:00 PM-5:30PM.


Exhibitor Information

Exhibitors are welcome at the Las Vegas review.

Exhibitor Information

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