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3 New Free Online Courses

4.5 hours of quality content plus layered learning resources

Gen Z: Choices and Challenges – 1.5 hours – Sponsored by Philips Gen Z, the global generation, engage in multiple platforms of social media. This course identifies and addresses how these platforms influence a teen’s venturous decisions. You will learn about timely topics relating to Gen Z like oral and overall health issues associated with nutrition, obesity, eating disorders, substance abuse and recognize various risk behaviours.

Clinical Management of Dentin Hypersensitivity – 1 hour – Sponsored by Colgate Learning objectives include:
  • Description of the factors which contribute to dentin hypersensitivity
  • Identify the types of pain stimuli which elicit hypersensitive reactions
  • Understand the ways in which desensitization agents act to decrease sensitivity and evaluate treatment options to plan an evidence based
  • In-office and/or home care plan for your client to control or treat hypersensitivity
Supporting Implant Therapy – 2 hours This course tackles the challenge of supporting implant therapy and uses evidence-based protocols to build confidence and skills to support and protect our clients in the prevention of peri-implant disease. Highlights of the learning objectives are; you will learn how to utilize evidence-based protocols to assess and monitor dental implants, recognize and classify peri-implant disease and conditions and apply protocols to provide safe implant maintenance and recommend self-care for your clients.