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Thriving Through Turbulence - Seattle, WA

Thriving Through Turbulence: A Journey to Health, Vitality, and Success

Friday, September 20, 2024  | 9:00 am - 3:30 pm PDT | 5.0 CE credits Speakers: Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH and Ann Spolarich, RDH, PhD, FSCDH
ADHA Members $99 | Nonmembers $119 (Breakfast and lunch included.)

Westin Seattle 1900 5th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101

Philips is generously partnering with ADHA to sponsor this 2024 Philips|ADHA CE Seminar.
Join us for an enlightening continuing education event focused on navigating the challenges of modern life while prioritizing health and well-being. In a world where stress and anxiety are increasingly prevalent, it's essential to equip ourselves with the tools and knowledge to thrive amidst these pressures as well as consume foods that promote a healthy lifestyle. Don't miss this opportunity to invest in your health, vitality, and professional success. Join us for a dynamic learning experience that will empower you to thrive in today's face-paced world.
Learning Outcomes:

  • Recognize the impact anxiety, depression and chronic stressors have on wellness
  • Appraise the benefits of adhering to Healthful Living and Lifestyle Medicine
  • Discuss trends in medication use associated with diabetes, heart disease and mental health disorders among US children, adolescents and adults
  • Identify the indications, contraindications, and adverse effects associated with commonly prescribed medications used to treat mental health disorders and related dental practice management considerations
  • Describe the systemic and oral health implications associated with alcohol, prescription and illicit drug use as a negative coping behavior

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Karen Davis, RDH, BSDH, is founder of her own continuing education company, Cutting Edge Concepts®Dentistry Today has recognized Karen as a “Leader in Continuing Education” since 2006, and she is the 2023 recipient of the Gordon J. Christensen Lecturer Recognition Award. Karen’s expertise as a practicing clinician, speaker, key opinion leader, consultant and author enables her to provide compelling health and wellness messages to colleagues internationally. Karen is an independent consultant to Philips Oral Healthcare, EMS, and Periosciences. She currently practices dental hygiene in Dallas, Texas, and has enjoyed doing so with the same dental family for over 35 years.

Ann Spolarich, RDH, PhD, FSCDH, is an internationally recognized author and speaker on pharmacology and the care of medically complex patients. She has presented more than 1,000 invited lectures and has over 125 professional publications. She is a Professor, Course Director of Oral Medicine and Pharmacology, and Assistant Dean for Research at the Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health, where she teaches part-time in the Special Care Clinic. Ann is also a faculty member in the NYU Langone AEGD residency program at ASDOH. She was awarded fellowship status in special care dental hygiene by the Special Care Dentistry Association in 2016.

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5.0 LIVE/Interactive CE credits offered to those in attendance. 

Cancellation Policy
We understand that things happen, and sometimes you need to cancel. Please note that there will be a $15 administrative fee charged at the time of cancellation. Cancellation requests must be received via email to meetings@adha.netRequests cannot be accepted over the phone. No cancellations will be accepted after September 18, 2024.

9/20/2024 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
1900 5th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101 UNITED STATES

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