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109th PDA Annual Convention & 40th Asia Pacific Dental Congress 2018

109th PDA Annual Convention & 40th Asia Pacific Dental Congress

The 109th PDA Annual Convention is very privileged to host the 40th Asia Pacific Dental Congress on MAY 7-11, 2018 at the SMX Convention Center and PICC. In this regard, may I invite you to attend and be with us as we celebrate this important milestone in the history of Philippine Dental Association.

FOR All Dentists and Dental Hygienists
Early Bird registration- Php 5500 ( June1- Oct. 31, 2017)
*Life Member- Php2,250
Pre-registration- Php 8,000
( Nov.1- Mar.6, 2018)
*Life Member-Php3,500
March 7 onwards- Php10,000
*Life Member-Php4,000
Dental Technologists-Php4,500
Students – Php2,500
Accompanying person (adults only)- Php2,500
*applies to 65 years old and above who have been awarded by PDA as life members

Forms of payment:
Cash
Credit Card
Cheques
Online payment (still being arranged)

*Payments can be made through your Chapter President-elect during seminars and regional conferences nationwide or at PDA. You may also inform us of upcoming seminars and events in your chapter/affiliate so we can arrange for the registration committee to visit you.

For details, you may call PDA at 8904609. Look for Ms. Marlyn and Ms. Annie

Thank you very much and we hope to see you soon.


Early Treatment of Malocclusions

Early Treatment of Malocclusions - Prevention and Interception in Primary Dentition

Early Treatment of Malocclusions – Prevention and Interception in Primary Dentition

Early Treatment of Malocclusions
Prevention and Interception in Primary Dentition
Dr. German Ramirez-Yañez (DDS, MDSc, MS, PhD, FRCDC)
Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry and Functional Maxillofacial Orthopedics
Singapore, September 11 – 12, 2015
This course adheres to the Dental Board of Australia (APHRA) CPD guidelines for 14 hours of Scientific Continuing Professional Development accreditation.

SPECIAL OFFER to all PDA members:

Enjoy a 35% discount (in addition to early bird discount) using this coupon code when registering online: PDAOFFER

Download the full brochure for detailed information at : http://www.d4kknowledge.com.au

Email : courses@d4kknowledge.com.au

Early Treatment of Malocclusions Singapore

Early Treatment of Malocclusions Singapore

Venue
Pan Pacific Singapore
7 Raffles Boulevard
Marina Bay 039595
Singapore
www.d4kknowledge.com.au | courses@d4kknowledge.com.au

SPEAKER

Dr. German Ramirez-Yañez (DDS, MDSc, MS, PhD, FRCDC) is a Pediatric Dentist Certified by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Between his areas of expertise, he has a special interest in intervening early when a problem in the children’s bite is developing.

Dr. Ramirez-Yañez is Associated Pediatric Dentist in Aurora Kids Dentistry in Aurora, Ontario, Canada, and he is associated with the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, as Adjunct Professor in the Department of Oral Biology. He has over 20 years of experience treating malocclusions at early age with a functional approach.

Dr. Ramirez-Yañez was trained in Orthodontics and Functional Orthopedics in Brazil, and he has a Master and PhD in Oral Biology from the University of Queensland, Australia. He recently completed another Master of Sciences with a major in Craniofacial Pain and Sleep Disorders in Tufts Universitv, Boston, USA.

Dr. Ramirez-Yañez has published more than 20 scientific articles in peer-review journals about functional appliances and the biological rationale for functional treatment of malocclusions and early intervention. He is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health and the Journal of Orthodontic Science and Practice.

He is the author of the book “Early Treatment of Malocclusions: Prevention and Interception in Primary Dentition”, as well as co-author of the book “The Trainer System: A Myofunctional Approach to treat malocclusions”. www.kidsmalocclusions.com

DAY ONE PROGRAM
Morning
• Envisioning Craniofacial Growth and Development in 3D
• How to guide Craniofacial Growth and development from the first day of our patient’s life
• Does Growth and Development stop?
• The oral functions and the lady of the mouth, Ms. Tongue
• Orientating Mastication to improve and maintain treatment results
• Breathing and malocclusions: is there a relationship?
• Development of the occlusion from primary to permanent dentition
• What is normal in primary dentition can be abnormal in permanent dentition and vice-versa
• Can we prevent and treat malocclusions in primary dentition? Is there scientific evidence?
Afternoon
• Treating without appliances: Selective grinding in primary dentition
• The Planas’ Direct Tracks (PDTs): a valuable tool to treat malocclusions in primary dentition
• Posterior and Anterior crossbite in primary dentition
• Deep-bite in primary dentition Preventing a Disto-Occlusion
• The effects of soft tissue dysfunction on primary dentition and how to treat

DAY TWO PROGRAM
Morning
• Functional Appliances: Rigid vs Elastic appliances
• The Trainer System and its modus operandi
• Is it possible to stimulate growth and development in adults with Myofunctional appliances?
• Hands-on section – Building Planas’ Direct Tracks for Unilateral Posterior Crossbite on typodont
Afternoon
• Building Planas’ Direct Tracks for Anterior Crossbite on
• Building Planas’ Direct Tracks for Deep bite on typodont

January 2015 Dentist Board Exam Results

Professional Regulation Commission - thedentistbook.com

Professional Regulation Commission – thedentistbook.com

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 268 out of 725 passed the December 2014 Dentist Licensure Examination (Written Phase) and 257 out of 271 passed the Dentist Licensure Examination (Practical Phase) given by the Board of Dentistry in Manila this January 2015.

The members of the Board of Dentistry who gave the licensure examination are Dr. Dominador H. Santos, Jr., Chairman; Dr. Gloria M. Bumanlag, Dr. Steve Mark G. Gan, Dr. Melinda L. Garcia and Dr. Rannier F. Reyes, Members.

Top 10
1 BEN JAY ABAYATO MAXINO MINDANAO MEDICAL FOUNDATION COLLEGE 85.43
2 JAN MICHAEL SILVOSA ANTES DAVAO MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION 83.77
3 FAYE JENNIFER SECUYA CABRERA SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY 83.67
4 ELGIMAINE LOUISE MONTAÑEZ BARROSO UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINESMANILA 83.30
5 DENICA JENA ESTIVE ESPARES UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINESMANILA 83.10
6 SHAHZAADEE BELLO IMLAN DAVAO MEDICAL SCHOOL FOUNDATION 83.07
7 CRISTY ALLYSA TORRES ALMONTE CEBU DOCTORS’ UNIVERSITY 83.06
8 LEA CHRISTINE PAULITE BUCAD CENTRO ESCOLAR UNIVERSITYMAKATI 82.77
9 DONAH LAINE YAP BALDOSANO CENTRO ESCOLAR UNIVERSITYMAKATI 82.43
10 MARIO ANTONIO REYES CARPIO UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINESMANILA 82.40
ROSE ELAINE SIA LI CEBU DOCTORS’ UNIVERSITY 82.40

Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will start on January 26, 2015 but not later than January 28, 2015. Those who will register are required to bring the following: duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal, current Community Tax Certificate (cedula), 1 piece passport size picture (colored with white background and complete name tag), 2 sets of metered documentary stamps and 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P600 and Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2015-2018. Successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.
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