Continuing Dental Education (CDE)


The Office of Continuing Dental Education is proud to be part of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry’s 140 year commitment to providing outstanding education in the dental field. We offer a wide range of innovative educational programs to assist you in growing your practice or in meeting your state licensure requirements. Our courses are open to all dental professionals.


Please visit Accommodations & Travel for driving, parking, restaurants, and lodging suggestions. Visitor parking for the school of dentistry is located in the Palmer Drive structure which is located behind the dental school. The Fletcher parking structure is used for patient parking only.

* Courses of Interest also list specialized courses, not listed under "Current Courses"

Exploring Digital Dentistry: How CAD/CAM Technology is Changing Dental Practice
October 19, 2018

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Course Number: A157-18
Credits: 6
Location: Sheraton Detroit/Novi Hotel, 21111 Haggerty Road, Novi, MI 48375
Registration Time: 7:15am
Course Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Fee: $85

Course Speaker: Dennis J. Fasbinder, DDS, ABGD

Course Overview: Digital technology for dental application is expanding and evolving at a rapid rate with the proliferation of new materials and patient treatment workflows. The presentation will focus attention on current technology with the aim to understanding its clinical capability and application for efficient implementation in private practice. Two major categories will be discussed, Digital Impression systems and Chair-side CAD/CAM systems as well as material and treatment capabilities.

Annual Kenneth J. Ryan Memorial Seminar: "Recent Updates and Current Trends in Periodontology and Implant Dentistry”
January 9, 2019

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Course Number: A302-19
Credits: 6
Location: Rackham Auditorium, 915 E. Washington, University of Michigan
Registration Time: 8:30am
Course Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Fee: $95

Course Speaker: Rodrigo Neiva, DDS

Course Overview: New treatment options, instruments and materials have been introduced to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry in recent years. The aim of this presentation is to discuss possible advantages and realistic short- and long-term expectations of these new techniques and materials.


University of Michigan School of Dentistry Continuing Dental Education
1011 N University Ave, Room G508
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Phone: (734) 763-5070 or (734) 763-5171

University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Continuing Dental Education 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.