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The 2nd Annual G. Lynn Powell Lecture - October 18, 2019

Price: $35.00

New Aspects of Dentistry

This fast moving “bottom line” course includes the areas of dentistry with the most activity and change in any given year. It is easily understood and has numerous summaries that help attendees interpret the ongoing advancements in the profession. The course encourages audience participation through questions and answers. It is presented in an enjoyable and humorous manner typical of Dr. Christensen.

Course Objectives

1)      Increase understanding of useful new dental techniques

2)      Knowledge in the most important and useful dental materials

3)      Understand useful new concepts discussed in the course and their applicability to your practice

Instructor Bio

Gordon J. Christensen is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Practical Clinical Courses (PCC), Chief Executive Officer of Clinicians Report Foundation (CR), and a Practicing Prosthodontist in Provo, Utah. Dr. Christensen and Dr. Rella Christensen (his wife) are co-founders of the non-profit Clinicians Report Foundation. Currently, Dr. Rella Christensen is the Director of the TRAC Research Division of the CR Foundation. Since 1976, they have conducted research in all areas of dentistry and published the findings to the profession in the well-known CRA Newsletter. Dr. Christensen’s degrees include a DDS from University of Southern California, a MSD from the University of Washington, a PhD from the University of Denver, and two honorary doctorates. Early in his career, Dr. Christensen helped initiate the University of Kentucky and University of Colorado dental schools and taught at the University of Washington. Currently, he is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Utah, School of Dentistry. Dr. Christensen has presented thousands of hours of continuing education globally, made hundreds of educational videos used throughout the world, and published widely. He is a member of numerous professional organizations.

Friday, October 18, 2019

The 2nd Annual G. Lynn Powell Lecture

The Annual G. Lynn Powell Lecture honors the contributions of Dr. Lynn Powell, former Director of the Regional Dental Education Program (RDEP), former Assistant Dean of the School of Medicine, and Founding Dean of the University of Utah School of Dentistry (UUSOD). Dr. Powell’s superb stewardship of RDEP; his relentless pursuit of both the funding and political support necessary for the establishment of the School; and his visionary leadership through the design and construction of the Ray and Tye Noorda Oral Health Sciences Building deserve enduring recognition. The Annual Lecture will bring to the dental community of Utah and its region a distinguished speaker, representative of the highest standards of oral health care. This offering is reflective of Dr. Powell’s desire to provide quality dental continuing education as a gift to the dental community.

Featuring: Gordon J. Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD

Location: University of Utah Alumni House, 155 South Central Campus Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

*Free parking available in the lot just north of the Alumni House & at the Union Visitor Parking Lot

Registration: 8:30 – 9:00 am; Presentation 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

*Lunch Provided

CDE Hours Awarded: 6 CDE Lecture Hours

Education Methods: Lecture and AGD Subject Codes: 10, 17

External Funding: No External Funding

Conflict of Interests: No Conflicts

Required Attendee Experience: Dental School Training


General: The course is $35 per person.

University of Utah Alumni & Faculty: Please register using the promotion code: CE2019. The course and lunch are complimentary.