Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:

  • List the six main sections of forensic dentistry.
  • Understand the concepts and methodology involved in the identification of human remains.
  • Understand the concepts, methodologies and complexities associated with managing victim identification in mass disasters.
  • Create systematic dental record documentation in patient care as a legal document as well as a chronological historical rendering of patient-dental practice interaction.
  • Understand the dental “standard of care” in patient care scenarios and its importance.
  • Understand personal injury cases involving dental and oro-facial injuries.