CBD and Implications to Improve Oral Health Outcomes

Free dental continuing education course hosted by Dental CE Academy

Live interactive and On Demand Dental CE Webinar

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CBD and Implications to Improve Oral Health Outcomes

1 CEU: Live interactive webinar

AGD PACE Subject Code: 340 Anesthesia & Pain Management. Anxiolysis. Emerging Concepts.

COST: No Charge

DESCRIPTION: A free online dental continuing education course hosted by Dental CE Academy.

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is produced from hemp, or the cannabis sativa plant. CBD is legal in the United States as it does not contain THC the psychoactive component of cannabis. In recent years, CBD has been used increasingly in OTC products to combat pain, inflammation, and anxiety.  In this webinar we will discuss the implications and potentials of CBD use in dentistry to improve patient outcomes. 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand how CBD may help to mediate immune functions in the body.

  • Know how CBD may help to reduce bacteria associated with dental caries and periodontal disease.

  • Discuss how CBD may be an important tool in improving TMJ inflammation.

  • Understand how CBD may assist patients in maintaining a healthy oral flora.

  • Know the analgesic properties of CBD.

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DENTAL CE ACADEMY DISCLAIMER:

The views expressed and opinions and materials presented during these presentations represent the personal views and opinions of the individual speaker and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of Dental CE Academy. Dental CE Academy assumes no responsibility for the content of the presentations made by the individual speakers. Any suggested protocols for treatment, materials, or services may be based upon the speakers' own clinical experience and should not be construed as Dental CE Academy recommended. Selected presentations may include exploratory research or experimental procedures and are intended for informational purposes that may lead to new interest and scientific breakthroughs in the fields of dentistry. Dental CE Academy appreciates its members who share their knowledge. This level of dedication to dentistry allows our profession to expand and thrive and provokes necessary discussion and understanding.

Disclosure of Speaker and Faculty Commercial Relationships
According to Dental CE Academy's  Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Policy, faculty and speakers for any course are expected to disclose any economic support, personal interests, or potential bias that may be perceived as creating a conflict related to the material being presented. Disclosure statements are printed in each course description and announced by moderators or individual speakers at the beginning of each presentation. This policy is intended to alert the audience to any potential bias or conflict so that participants may form their own judgments about the material being presented.

Dr. Kirsten Roling is the CEO and Co-Founder of Dental CE Academy.  Dental CE Academy is a host of continuing education. Dr. Roling is not a paid speaker. She is financially affiliated with Dental CE Academy.

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Dr. Kirsten Roling, DDS is the Chief Education Officer for Dental CE Academy administered by Virtual Dontics®. She completed dental school training at the University of California, San Francisco; during the height of the HIV/AIDS Pandemic. Dr. Roling is credited as an early pioneer of Teledentistry. Her clinical practice spans pediatrics to geriatrics. Previously an Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF; and Public Health Preceptor, Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Dr. Roling also held the position as Chief for the Office of Oral Health, Maricopa County, Department of Public Health where she administed the nation's largest pediatric oral health prevention programs for the third largest U.S. public health department. As a mobile dental provider, she commanded a large teledentistry practice to treat homebound geriatric patients. She is a recipient of the Pediatric Oral Health Access Program (POHAP) scholarship and provided dental services pro bono to at risk infants and foster children. She has completed certification through the American Dental Education Association in conjunction with the Academy of Academy Leadership and Institute for Allied Health Educators "Advances in Educational Methodology." In 2017 she was published in the Journal of Public Health Dentistry, and in 2018 interviewed on National Public Radio.