Continuing Education Course Listing

christensen_webThe UMSOD Office of Continuing Education offers nearly 400 hours of continuing dental education courses each year. We are dedicated to lifelong learning and want to help you achieve your goals. Check this site often, as more courses are added frequently.

Have a question? Email or call 410-706-2282. We hope to see you at an upcoming course.

2019 Courses


  • NEW UMSOD Implantology Continuum Course
    This two-year program is designed to impart to participants the knowledge; skill set and confidence needed to deliver one of the most highly sought services in dentistry today.


  • Nitrous Oxide Review
    This course will follow the ADA guidelines for teaching nitrous oxide. It will include background, history, patient evaluation and the entire spectrum of sedation/anesthesia. 




2020 Courses


  • Nitrous Oxide Administration and Monitoring for the Dental Hygienist
    The Maryland State Board of Dental Examiners (MSBDE) adopted rules and regulations which allow properly-trained registered dental hygienists to monitor and administer nitrous oxide sedation during dental related procedures. This course fulfills MSBDE educational requirements for registered dental hygienists.



  • Anterior/Posterior Composite Artistry
    Direct anterior and posterior composite restorations are a day to day treatment modality.  This course will take the clinician to the next level in the aesthetic use of these materials. 

  • Local Anesthesia for Dental Hygienists
    Through a combination of lecture and hands-on lab work, participants will gain skills in the implementation of local anesthesia. This course will provide the licensed dental hygienist with initial didactic and clinical laboratory components necessary to perform local anesthesia.