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Cannabis – Oral Health Questions

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Lecturer Dr Hamilton

Monday Evening Lecture
RA CENTRE (East Wing)  The Outaouais Room

Course Description

Dr. Hamilton will explore the connection between cannabis use (marijuana, hashish, and oils) and periodontal disease. Recent studies suggest that even mild users of cannabis can be at increased risk of periodontal disease. This program will review literature on the subject and make recommendations for the management of periodontal disease in cannabis users.

Course Objectives

  • Review recent literature on cannabis use and periodontal disease
  • Understand the periodontal risks posed to patients who use cannabis
  • Develop skills for counseling patients on the use of cannabis and their oral health
  • Learn techniques for managing the periodontal health of cannabis users

Members are Free;  Guest Dentist or Dental Assistant with member is $10.00 each; A Dental Hygienist,  even with a member,  cannot be guests.  All  Dental Hygienists wishing to attend any  ODHS event must have full ODHS membership.  Cost of membership $100.00

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Details

Date:
March 18
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Venue

RA Centre
2451 Riverside Dr.
Ottawa, ON ON K1H 7X7 Canada
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Phone:
613-733-5100
Website:
www.racentre.com