Oral, Maxillofacial & Head and Neck Pathology
7-Night Alaska Cruise Conference
Round-trip Seattle, Washington
June 29 - July 6, 2018
14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
14 CE Credits
14 Contact Hours
$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners
$495 Nurses, Residents, Students & Others
BIAS FREE CME - No Commercial Support was provided for this CME activity.
Program Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Columbus, OH
Director, Oral Pathology Consultants Laboratory and Sterilization Monitoring Services
Director, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
John R. Kalmar, DMD, PhD is a Clinical Professor in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology and Radiology at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry.
Dr. Kalmar received his DMD from Southern Illinois University. Following residencies in hospital dentistry (UNC- Chapel Hill) and oral pathology (Emory), he received a PhD in Pathology (Emory). From 1992-9, Dr. Kalmar served on the faculty in the Department of Pathology at the University of Rochester and the Eastman Dental Center. In 1999, he joined the faculty of The Ohio State College of Dentistry and has served the Buckeyes as Program Director in Oral Pathology, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and director of the Oral Biopsy and Sterilization Monitoring services.
Dr. Kalmar has published over 60 manuscripts and book chapters. Dr. Kalmar is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology (ABOMP) and a member of the Editorial Board of Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology. He is a Past President of the American Academy of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology (AAOMP) and currently serves as a Director of the ABOMP.
Mark W. Lingen, DDS, PhD, FRCPath
Professor, Department of Pathology
Scientific Director, Human Tissue Resource Center (HTRC)
The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Editor-in-Chief, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology
Mark Lingen is a Professor of Pathology at the University of Chicago Medicine. He completed his dental school training, Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology residency and PhD in Cellular and Molecular Pathology at Northwestern University.
Dr. Lingen is the Editor in Chief of the journal Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology Oral Radiology (TripleO). His research dealing with the molecular diagnostics and oral cancer prevention has resulted in more than 160 publications.
Dr. Lingen is a Diplomate of the American Board of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology and is a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, the International College of Dentists, and the Royal College of Pathologists.
Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.
Continuing Dental Education Credits will be available. Accreditation is not yet finalized.
- Normal anatomy of the oral cavity, head and neck
- Visual and tactile examination of the oral, head and neck region
- Physical characteristics of lesions or tissue abnormalities of the oral cavity, head and neck
- Cutaneous lesions and abnormalities of the face, head and neck
- Infections of the oral mucosa
- Cutaneous infections of the face, head and neck
- Oral ulcerative disease
- Autoimmune mucocutaneous diseases of the oral cavity
- Oral and oropharyngeal cancer epidemiology and risk factors
- Clinical features of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
- Commercial adjuncts for the detection of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
- Common and significant soft tissue lesions of the oral and maxillofacial region
- Common and significant hard tissue lesions of the oral and maxillofacial region
- Use of cone beam computed tomography (cbCT) in the head and neck region
- Review oral, head and neck anatomy and common anatomic variations as well as lesions or conditions with site-specific anatomic predilection
- Describe the conventional oral, head and neck examination, including both visual and tactile components; list the physical characteristics of oral lesions that inform the patient record; and describe a follow-up protocol for oral lesions
- Describe common and significant cutaneous lesions and conditions of the head and neck region
- Describe the features of common infectious conditions of the oral cavity, including bacterial, fungal and viral diseases
- List the etiologic basis for oral ulcerations and differential diagnostic considerations ranging from canker sores to squamous cell carcinoma
- List vesiculo-erosive conditions that may present as desquamative gingivitis and describe their diagnosis and management
- Understand the etiology and clinical features of oral precancerous and cancerous conditions and their distinction from tonsillar or oropharyngeal cancer
- Understand the scientific evidence for the use of commercially-available adjuncts in the detection and diagnosis of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
- List common and significant soft and hard tissue lesions, of the oral and maxillofacial region, including associated radiographic features
- List the indications and clinical settings for the use of cone beam CT (cbCT) in assessing bony pathology
Accreditation: Continuing Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation: Continuing Education, Inc. designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Osteopathic Physicians: This program is eligible for Category 2 credit with the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) .
Canadian Physicians: This activity is eligible for Section 1 credits in the Royal College’s Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program . Participants must log into MAINPORT to claim this activity.
US or Canadian Family Physicians: Please let us know if you require AAFP Prescribed Credits.
Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME.
Nurse Practitioners: can claim either ANCC Contact Hours or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ as needed.
Pharmacology credits are identified on individual activities.
Accredited status does not imply endorsement by Continuing Education, Inc./University at Sea or ANCC of any commercial products displayed or used with an activity.
Provider ID 217771
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the Academy of General Dentistry Program Approval for Continuing Education (PACE) through the joint program provider approval of Jesek Seminars and The University at Sea.
We can assist you with all your travel arrangements. We'd be happy to help you plan your flights, hotels or tours before and/or after your cruise conference.
|DATE||PORT OF CALL||ARRIVE||DEPART|
|Fri Jun 29||Seattle, Washington
|Sat Jun 30||At Sea
|Sun Jul 01||Ketchikan, Alaska
||7:00 am||4:00 pm|
|Mon Jul 02||Cruising Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska
||6:00 am||10:00 am|
|Mon Jul 02||Juneau, Alaska
||1:30 pm||10:00 pm|
|Tue Jul 03||Skagway, Alaska
||7:00 am||6:00 pm|
|Tue Jul 03||Inside Passage, Alaska (Cruising)
||6:30 am||10:30 pm|
|Wed Jul 04||At Sea
|Thu Jul 05||Victoria, British Columbia
||5:30 pm||11:59 pm|
|Fri Jul 06||Seattle, Washington
Please note that our shore excursions are operated separately and
independently of those offered by the cruise line.