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Cruise Conference Planning For Your Association

Oral, Maxillofacial & Head and Neck Pathology

Royal Caribbean's <em>Allure of the Seas</em>
Royal Caribbean's Allure of the Seas
7-Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise Conference
Round-trip Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

October 06 - 13, 2019
14.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM
14.0 CE Credits
14 Contact Hours

Course Fees:

$895 for Physicians, Attorneys, Psychologists, Doctors of Pharmacy, & Dentists
$695 for Physician Assistants
$695 for Nurse Practitioners
$495 for Nurses, Residents, Students & Others

IMPORTANT NOTE: All conferees, their families, and guests must book their cruise within the University at Sea® meeting group through University at Sea® at 800-926-3775 or by registering online. This ensures our company can provide conference services and complimentary social amenities to all meeting participants and their guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
Faculty

John R. Kalmar, DMD, PhD

John R. Kalmar, DMD, PhD
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

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.

Target Audience
Nurses, Nurse PractitionersPhysicians, Physician Assistants, PharmacistsDentists, Dental Staff, Spouses
Program Purpose / Objectives
This activity will provide an update on oral and maxillofacial pathology and the diagnosis and management of common oral conditions
Topics:
  1. Normal anatomy of the oral cavity, head and neck
  2. Visual and tactile examination of the oral, head and neck region
  3. Physical characteristics of lesions or tissue abnormalities of the oral cavity, head and neck
  4. Cutaneous lesions and abnormalities of the face, head and neck
  5. Infections of the oral mucosa
  6. Cutaneous infections of the face, head and neck
  7. Oral ulcerative disease
  8. Autoimmune mucocutaneous diseases of the oral cavity
  9. Oral and oropharyngeal cancer epidemiology and risk factors
  10. Clinical features of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
  11. Commercial adjuncts for the detection of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
  12. Common and significant soft tissue lesions of the oral and maxillofacial region
  13. Common and significant hard tissue lesions of the oral and maxillofacial region
  14. Use of cone beam computed tomography (cbCT) in the head and neck region
Learning Objectives:
  1. Review oral, head and neck anatomy and common anatomic variations as well as lesions or conditions with site-specific anatomic predilection
  2. 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
  3. Describe common and significant cutaneous lesions and conditions of the head and neck region
  4. Describe the features of common infectious conditions of the oral cavity, including bacterial, fungal and viral diseases
  5. List the etiologic basis for oral ulcerations and differential diagnostic considerations ranging from canker sores to squamous cell carcinoma
  6. List vesiculo-erosive conditions that may present as desquamative gingivitis and describe their diagnosis and management
  7. Understand the etiology and clinical features of oral precancerous and cancerous conditions and their distinction from tonsillar or oropharyngeal cancer
  8. Understand the scientific evidence for the use of commercially-available adjuncts in the detection and diagnosis of oral precancerous and cancerous lesions
  9. List common and significant soft and hard tissue lesions, of the oral and maxillofacial region, including associated radiographic features
  10. List the indications and clinical settings for the use of cone beam CT (cbCT) in assessing bony pathology
Conference Sessions generally take place on days at sea (as itinerary allows), giving you plenty of time to enjoy your meals, evenings and ports of call with your companion, family and friends.
Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
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.

Cruise Itinerary

DATE PORT OF CALL ARRIVE DEPART
Sun Oct 06 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
- 4:30 pm
Mon Oct 07 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Tue Oct 08 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Tue Oct 08 Basseterre, St. Kitts
8:00 am 5:00 pm
Wed Oct 09 Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I.
7:00 am 4:00 pm
Fri Oct 11 *At Sea - Cruising
- -
Sat Oct 12 Nassau, Bahamas
10:00 am 7:00 pm
Sun Oct 13 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
6:15 am -
*Tentative course schedule, actual class times may differ.
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Ports of Call

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida - There is an abundance of things to see and do in the Ft. Lauderdale area: visit the newly redesigned Ft. Lauderdale Beach and cafes, stroll the historic Riverwalk, shop the luxurious stores on Las Olas Boulevard or adventure to the Everglades for an intriguing air boat excursion.

At Sea - Cruising - Cruising

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, U.S.V.I. - Named after a Danish Queen, Charlotte Amalie has one of the most breathtaking deepwater harbors in the world. The key sights of Charlotte Amalie are located within the town centre, making it easy to combine sightseeing with St. Thomas’ fantastic shopping opportunities. Eighteenth century architecture provides the perfect backdrop for walking tours and shopping here in the "Duty Free Capital of the World." For a dose of history, visit Emancipation Park, the American-Caribbean History Museum, or Bluebeard the pirate's castle at Magen’s Bay. If tropical bliss is what you're after, head to any of Charlotte Amalie’s pristine beaches, where the warm water, white sands and palm trees will lull you into deep relaxation!

Nassau, Bahamas - The captivating capital of the 700 Bahamian islands. Attractions include forts to explore, coral reefs to snorkel and a fascinating straw market to shop

Our staff can assist you with all your travel arrangements.

Questions? Call us at 800-422-0711.
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.
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