Don L. Allen, Sr., DDS, MS, who served as the fifth dean of UTHealth Houston School of Dentistry from 1982-92, died June 22, 2018 in Florida. During his tenure, Allen...
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.
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Dr. Terry Tanaka will present the featured course, covering TMD management and occlusion, as well as splint therapy. Lisa Mallonee, RDH, MPH, will present a course on nutrition and preventive health care. After the conference, there will be a networking social with school leadership and future professionals.
Friday, Sept. 14
This certification course is designed for dentists, dental hygienists and laser safety officers, and will enhance your knowledge and understanding of the science, function and roles that lasers can offer your patients. Featuring Drs. Juliana Barros and Charles Hoopingarner, and Angie Mott, RDH. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days.
Friday & Saturday
Two innovative and progressive speakers in clinical education and practice management bring to you an all-day workshop where you will learn how to evolve your dental practice and thrive in this new era of dentistry. Featuring Bernie Stoltz and Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fullerton Classroom.
Saturday, Oct. 13
Dean John Valenza, DDS, invites you to a ‘homecoming’ tour of Italy. Join the dean, faculty, alumni and friends as we discover sandy beaches, baroque cities, hilltop villages, excellent food and informative continuing dental education. This will be one travel CDE course you won’t forget!
June 7-16, 2019