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The Virginia AGD and its components are dedicated to improving patient care through lifelong learning. That dedication is supported by the programs and events that assist AGD members to achieve their professional and educational goals.

Our calendar contains a current listing of Virginia AGD programs and events. Please be sure to check it on a regular basis as it will serve as the source for the latest information. If you have questions about a listed program or event, please contact the organizer located in the event listing. If you have general questions regarding the overall use of the calendar, please feel free to contact the Virginia AGD.

Click on the event title to find detailed information.

Nov
16
Fri
Fellowship Review Course and Exam
Nov 16 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Protech Dental Studio

1890 Preston White Drive

Reston, VA 20191

 

Room Block/Shuttle reserved at the Sheraton Reston: (703) 620-9000

https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/VAAGDNovember2018 


Fellowship Review Course

November 16-17, 2018

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

$550 REGISTER HERE

Larry Williams, DDS, MAGD, ABGD

16 Lecture Credits, Multiple Disciplines

Fellowship Review Exam

November 18th, 2018

8:00 AM to 1:00PM

$600 (register through National, application will be emailed to you)

The Virginia AGD is pleased to offer a Fellowship Review Course and exam in 2018.  The review course, with instruction provided by Larry Williams, DDS will help candidates prepare for the exam, a 252-item multiple choice test that covers accepted knowledge, techniques, and procedures in 17 different areas of general dentistry.  The exam is administered in a one day, four-hour testing session. Taking this course does not guarantee that a member will pass the exam. Information on the content of the Fellowship Exam is held in strictest confidence, and as such, information regarding the overall content of the exam will not be released during the review course or to the course speaker. Candidates may refresh their knowledge of basic clinical information in the 17 areas of general dentistry covered in the exam by attending the review course. Candidates are expected to draw on their own practical experiences as they take the Fellowship Exam.

Objectives
At the end of the two-day review course, attendees will have
(1) Reviewed the 17 areas of general dentistry
(2) Been provided the opportunity to discuss and explore questions pertinent to the areas reviewed
(3) Engaged other attendees to discuss the 17 areas of dentistry
(4) Been provided information about the Fellowship Exam

You must complete the following requirements to earn your FAGD Award:

  • Passing the Fellowship Exam: The exam may be taken at any time during Pre-Fellowship, including New Graduates (once 90 days have passed after graduation from dental school) and either before, after or while working towards completion of the required 500 CE hours.
  • Current AGD membership for three continuous years by December 31 of the year in which the application is received, to begin no earlier than the month of dental school graduation.
  • A dental license has not been suspended or revoked within the last five years and is not currently under probation, suspension, or revocation.
  • 500 hours of approved CE.
  • Attendance at an AGD convocation ceremony, held during an AGD annual meeting, to receive the award (successful candidates are allowed three years following approval to complete this requirement).

*To register for the Exam, you must do so by completing an application and sending this along with the $600 fee to National Headquarters to sit for the exam.

It is best to FAX this application to National.

For more information go to http://www.agd.org/education-events/examawards/fellowship-award.aspx.

Nov
17
Sat
Fellowship Review Course and Exam
Nov 17 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Protech Dental Studio

1890 Preston White Drive

Reston, VA 20191

 

Room Block/Shuttle reserved at the Sheraton Reston: (703) 620-9000

https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/VAAGDNovember2018 


Fellowship Review Course

November 16-17, 2018

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

$550 REGISTER HERE

Larry Williams, DDS, MAGD, ABGD

16 Lecture Credits, Multiple Disciplines

Fellowship Review Exam

November 18th, 2018

8:00 AM to 1:00PM

$600 (register through National, application will be emailed to you)

The Virginia AGD is pleased to offer a Fellowship Review Course and exam in 2018.  The review course, with instruction provided by Larry Williams, DDS will help candidates prepare for the exam, a 252-item multiple choice test that covers accepted knowledge, techniques, and procedures in 17 different areas of general dentistry.  The exam is administered in a one day, four-hour testing session. Taking this course does not guarantee that a member will pass the exam. Information on the content of the Fellowship Exam is held in strictest confidence, and as such, information regarding the overall content of the exam will not be released during the review course or to the course speaker. Candidates may refresh their knowledge of basic clinical information in the 17 areas of general dentistry covered in the exam by attending the review course. Candidates are expected to draw on their own practical experiences as they take the Fellowship Exam.

Objectives
At the end of the two-day review course, attendees will have
(1) Reviewed the 17 areas of general dentistry
(2) Been provided the opportunity to discuss and explore questions pertinent to the areas reviewed
(3) Engaged other attendees to discuss the 17 areas of dentistry
(4) Been provided information about the Fellowship Exam

You must complete the following requirements to earn your FAGD Award:

  • Passing the Fellowship Exam: The exam may be taken at any time during Pre-Fellowship, including New Graduates (once 90 days have passed after graduation from dental school) and either before, after or while working towards completion of the required 500 CE hours.
  • Current AGD membership for three continuous years by December 31 of the year in which the application is received, to begin no earlier than the month of dental school graduation.
  • A dental license has not been suspended or revoked within the last five years and is not currently under probation, suspension, or revocation.
  • 500 hours of approved CE.
  • Attendance at an AGD convocation ceremony, held during an AGD annual meeting, to receive the award (successful candidates are allowed three years following approval to complete this requirement).

*To register for the Exam, you must do so by completing an application and sending this along with the $600 fee to National Headquarters to sit for the exam.

It is best to FAX this application to National.

For more information go to http://www.agd.org/education-events/examawards/fellowship-award.aspx.

Nov
18
Sun
Fellowship Review Course and Exam
Nov 18 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Protech Dental Studio

1890 Preston White Drive

Reston, VA 20191

 

Room Block/Shuttle reserved at the Sheraton Reston: (703) 620-9000

https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/VAAGDNovember2018 


Fellowship Review Course

November 16-17, 2018

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

$550 REGISTER HERE

Larry Williams, DDS, MAGD, ABGD

16 Lecture Credits, Multiple Disciplines

Fellowship Review Exam

November 18th, 2018

8:00 AM to 1:00PM

$600 (register through National, application will be emailed to you)

The Virginia AGD is pleased to offer a Fellowship Review Course and exam in 2018.  The review course, with instruction provided by Larry Williams, DDS will help candidates prepare for the exam, a 252-item multiple choice test that covers accepted knowledge, techniques, and procedures in 17 different areas of general dentistry.  The exam is administered in a one day, four-hour testing session. Taking this course does not guarantee that a member will pass the exam. Information on the content of the Fellowship Exam is held in strictest confidence, and as such, information regarding the overall content of the exam will not be released during the review course or to the course speaker. Candidates may refresh their knowledge of basic clinical information in the 17 areas of general dentistry covered in the exam by attending the review course. Candidates are expected to draw on their own practical experiences as they take the Fellowship Exam.

Objectives
At the end of the two-day review course, attendees will have
(1) Reviewed the 17 areas of general dentistry
(2) Been provided the opportunity to discuss and explore questions pertinent to the areas reviewed
(3) Engaged other attendees to discuss the 17 areas of dentistry
(4) Been provided information about the Fellowship Exam

You must complete the following requirements to earn your FAGD Award:

  • Passing the Fellowship Exam: The exam may be taken at any time during Pre-Fellowship, including New Graduates (once 90 days have passed after graduation from dental school) and either before, after or while working towards completion of the required 500 CE hours.
  • Current AGD membership for three continuous years by December 31 of the year in which the application is received, to begin no earlier than the month of dental school graduation.
  • A dental license has not been suspended or revoked within the last five years and is not currently under probation, suspension, or revocation.
  • 500 hours of approved CE.
  • Attendance at an AGD convocation ceremony, held during an AGD annual meeting, to receive the award (successful candidates are allowed three years following approval to complete this requirement).

*To register for the Exam, you must do so by completing an application and sending this along with the $600 fee to National Headquarters to sit for the exam.

It is best to FAX this application to National.

For more information go to http://www.agd.org/education-events/examawards/fellowship-award.aspx.

Nov
30
Fri
30th Annual Colonial Conference @ DoubleTree by Hilton Richmond Hotel
Nov 30 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm

30TH ANNUAL COLONIAL CONFERENCE

NOVEMBER 30TH, 2018

 

Earlybird: $299 per course for Member Doctors, $199 for Staff , $419 for Non-Members

 

DoubleTree by Hilton Richmond Hotel

1021 Koger Center Blvd,

Richmond, VA 23235

 

REGISTER HERE

November 30th, 2018 , “COPING WITH THE MAJOR ONGOING CHANGES IN DENTISTRY ”

8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

Dr. Gordon J. Christensen DDS MSD PhD

7 CE Credits, Code 149

 

The last decade has had more changes in dentistry than ever before. There are new concepts, materials, devices, and technologies coming out constantly. How do you decide what is best for your patients, your budget, your own interests, and the long-term success of your practice? The following and other topics will be included:

  • “All-on-four” implant supported restorations
  • Cone beam radiology
  • Frequently changing cements
  • Scanning impressions
  • The various types of new crowns
  • New perio surgery techniques
  • Multisonic endodontic procedures
  • In-office milling
  • Sleep medicine
  • Botox and dermal fillers

On completing this presentation each participant should be able to:

  • Compare and discuss the currently present new concepts, materials, devices and technologies
  • Decide which of these major changes will be best for their practice
  • Incorporate the information into their practices

 

Dec
1
Sat
The Professional Protector Plan
Dec 1 all-day

R.K. Tongue Co., Inc. & Tongue | GERNER Financial Services, LLC

cordially invite you to attend:

The Professional Protector Plan® for Dentists

Control, Protocol, and Risk Management Seminar for Dental Professional Liability

Presented by Dr. Robert Peskin

 

Saturday, December 1

DoubleTree by Hilton Richmond Hotel

1021 Koger Center Blvd

Richmond, VA 23235

REGISTER HERE 

FREE FOR MEMBERS ATTENDING CHRISTENSEN COURSE

$30 for Members, Saturday Only Registration

$50 for Non-Members

  • Attendees receive 4.5 hours of dental continuing education credit
  • Attendees insured under the Professional Protector Plan® for Dentists (underwritten by AAIC) will receive a 10% credit on their professional liability premium for 3 years
  • Dentists not currently insured by the Professional Protector Plan®(PPP) can qualify for a 10% credit on a PPP professional liability premium if they purchase coverage within one year of attending the seminar
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Free parking