Our Faculty Resources host a variety of FREE teaching tools for educators, such as case studies, student handouts, and an easy-to-use module that enables educators to assign courses from our CE library to students. In addition, our Faculty Resources provide links to student fundraising opportunities, and to exclusive product purchase opportunities for faculty and students at special pricing from Crest + Oral-B.
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We are looking for experienced oral healthcare professionals to author CE courses in topics that are timely, relevant and compelling for dental professionals. Prospective authors should be able to demonstrate their expertise in the subject matter through experience, education or both.
Soft Tissue Module
The learner will experience a virtual soft tissue exam including the parameters of the new periodontal classification guidelines. Next, there are 5 patient case studies where learner will apply the material while developing critical thinking and problem solving skills. Lastly, upon completion of the case studies a final knowledge quiz.
What’s in it for you and your patients? This course module will go into depth about the benefits of stabilized stannous fluoride and how to communicate benefits to your patients.
Electric Toothbrush Module
Patient compliance is key to improved self-care and oral health. In this interactive module learn how to make an impactful and evidence based recommendation using motivational interviewing techniques proven to improve oral health. And practice using what you've learned in the patient cases at the end.
There’s a regular misperception that dentifrices are all the same. Share with your students' why stabilized stannous fluoride dentifrice is different from regular fluoride. Not only does stannous fluoride provide more benefits than regular fluorides, but clinical trials show significant advantages versus various marketed control products.
*helps prevent gingivitis. Not intended for use as treatment of periodontal disease.
Syllabus: Dental Radiology
The information in this 12-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet elements of initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students related to dental radiography; (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by federal, state, local and professional organizations; and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to dental radiography. A PDF is available for each module that may serve as a convenient resource.
Syllabus: Infection Prevention, Hazardous Waste Management, and Hazard Communication Compliance
The information in this 13-module syllabus is intended (1) to meet initial educational/training requirements for Dental Students, Dental Hygiene Students, and Dental Assistant Students as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, (2) to provide a framework for an in-service training program in oral healthcare settings to meet annual educational/training requirements as mandated by OSHA and other federal, state, local and professional organizations, and (3) to serve as a resource for oral healthcare personnel wishing to review evidence-based information on specific topics related to infection prevention, hazardous waste management, and hazard communication compliance.
Creating an assignment and reviewing existing assignments are EASY! Watch the How to Create an Assignment training video and share the Student Assignment Guide with your students.Curriculum Guides
The guides below recommend CE courses to assign using an example curriculum from leading dental, dental hygiene and dental assisting programs.
This chairside periodontal patient education guide is designed to help you communicate common oral conditions to your patients while using your professional guidance to provide treatment options.
It is based on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions proceedings of the World Workshop jointly held by AAP and EFP 2017.
Here are several teaching tools to assist you:
Need help preparing for the new Integrated National Board Dental Exam? Download our INDBE Guide which outlines the CE courses on our website related to topics covered on the Integrated National Board Dental Examination.
Fundraising Opportunities Available: As a faculty advisor to students who want to fundraise for their organization or event, once registered at dentalcare.com, you qualify for exclusive discounts on Crest + Oral-B products. You can participate in special fundraising programs that help your school organizations reach their financial goals.