On Feb. 11, 2020, The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston celebrated its 115th anniversary....
Welcome to the PACE Center at UTHealth Houston School of Dentistry. We work to connect our students, alumni and dental professionals with life-long resources to support their success in dentistry. We provide services in career development, alumni affairs, continuing dental education and more, helping students and alumni make successful transitions into the professional world. The center also shares school news and connects dental professionals with volunteer opportunities.
UTHealth School of Dentistry offers numerous courses for all disciplines of dentistry, including general dentists, specialists, dental hygienists and dental assistants. Our world-renowned instructors, as well as guest lecturers and clinicians, offer cutting-edge, hands-on sessions.
We're interested in your ideas for course topics. Let us know what you need! Email us or call 713-486-4028 to discuss options for concierge courses.
Interested in presenting a course? Please fill our and submit the Speakers' Registration form.
Let's Play play ball! Watch the Houston Astros vs. New York Yankees game from our exclusive seats at the Torchy's Party Deck AND participate in the three-hour Controlled Substances CDE Course, presented by Arthur Jeske, DMD, PhD. This course is designed to meet the satisfy the TSBDE requirements for RULE §111.1 Catch the early-bird pricing at Go.uth.edu/Astros.
Course begins at 2 p.m. at Cambria Hotel Houston | First-pitch at 7:10 p.m. at Minute Maid Stadium
Friday, May 15
Martin Kaplan, DMD and Peter Vitruk, PhD, DABLS teach the best practices for tongue and lip tie assessment and treatment in infants and older children. Participants will remove tongue-ties using soft-laser tissue on pig jaws. The course will enable participants to diagnose and surgically treat tongue and lip ties for the purpose of ensuring public safety with soft-tissue lasers.
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Garza Classroom
Friday, March 6 and Saturday, March 7
Magda R. AbdelFattah, DMD, MS, Aaron Glick, DDS, and Paul Levine, DDS examine the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology of sleep-disordered breathing and show dentists how to construct a bite record and make a trial oral appliance. This course is designed to satisfy the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners 12 hour requirements for RULE §108.12 to treat obstructive sleep apnea.
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Garza Classroom
Friday, March 20
Rebeca Weisleder, DDS, MEd illustrates how the introduction of modern technology new materials have enhanced chances of success for different treatment modalities of Endodontic therapy. These advances have created new possibilities for vital and non-vital pulp therapy in young patients, leading to tooth conservation. The hands-on portion will review different treatment options available for general practitioners and pediatric dentists.
7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Westbrook Classroom
Saturday, March 21