PDA 102nd Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting

The Philippine Dental Association invites you to its
102nd Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting
Theme: Stronger and Globally – Competitive Philippine Dentistry
October 19 – 24, 2010
SMX Convention Center, Seashell Drive,
Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, Philippines

Message by Dr. Roberto M Tajonera

With great honor, as the General Chairman of the 102nd PDA Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting, I am cordially inviting you to attend and be a part of this prestigious event to be held at SMX Convention Center on October 19-24, 2010 with the theme: Stronger and Globally-Competitive Philippine Dentistry.

Prominent lecturers and clinicians, international and local, will present lectures and symposiums for our continuing dental education and professional growth. Scientific session will focus on empowering the general practitioner through interdisciplinary dentistry. Limited Attendance Courses and non-clinical topics will also be featured. Moreover, this is in compliance of our New Dental Law and for our clinical skill advancement.

Dental Trade Exhibits at 333 booths will showcase what is new in the dental market today. Expect various giveaways and promos from our Exhibitors. The venue is very ideal and convenient considering its ultra moden facilities, ample parking spaces, accessibility to public transport, variety of restaurants and food chains, walking distance to newly opened Microtel Hotel; and most of all – adjacent to a mall (MOA).
Added convention services for our members are available such as Health Screenings, Kid’s Station, Counter for Philhealth and Medicard Insurance/ Illegal Practice/PRC and PDA Card Renewal, and PDA Secretariat Station.

Please avail of our Early Bird Promo Registration for Php 2, 000 – until May 15, 2010; Pre-registration fee at Php 2, 300 until July 17, 2010 and from July 18, 2010 to convention date (on-site) will be Php 2, 700. Early Bird Registrants will be entitled to major prizes (panoramic x-ray machine, 2 Dental chair/units, Cash Prize of Php 200, 000 Zoom Bleaching Machine, Wireless LED Light Curing Machine) to be given away during Fellowship Night and Opening Ceremony.

Kindly coordinate with your chapter president-elect, regional coordinator, and area vice president regarding pre-registration and schedule of activities.

Thank you for your support.

Dr. Roberto M. Tajonera
President-Elect and General Chairman
102nd PDA Annual Convention & Scientific Meeting

The PDA 102nd Annual Convention and Scientific Meeting Scientific Sessions

 DATE    Function Rooms 1 & 2 Function Room 3  Function Room 4  Meeting Room 1 / 10
 October 18 Mon  PM  Ingress, Set-up
 October 19 Tue  PM Limited Attendance Courses (APO, Dental Tech, PCOMS, PAID, PPDSI)
 October 20 Wed  AM  Opening Ceremony
 PM  Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry “Maintenance and Management of the Developing Dentition”

“The Role of Biology in the Orthodontic Practice”
Young Gok Park (2:00 – 3:30 PM)

Enamel Therapy: Strategies for Prevention”
Fiona Collins (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

Early Treatment”
Min Seong Lee (5:00 – 6:00 PM)

 Forum on Dental Ethics and Jurisprudence
“Matapat na Naglilingkod: PDA, Pagkat Dentista Ako”
 Treatment Planning

“Diagnosis, Treatment Planning and Therapy in Interdisciplinary Dentistry”

Regina Santos Morales (2:30 – 4:00 PM)

Marie Valetine (4:00 – 5:00 PM)

 October 21 Thu  AM Oral Surgery & Pain Management 1
“Demystifying Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery for the General Practitioner”

Oral Surgery: Nabil Saman (9:00 – 10:00 AM)

Oral Surgery: Myra Elliot (10:00 – 11:00 AM)

Oral surgery (11:00 – 12:00 PM)

Treatment Planning
“Diagnosis, Treatment Planning and Therapy in Interdisciplinary Dentistry”

Case Presentation & Panel Discussion
Eliazar Blanes, Leo de Castro and Sherwin Villareal
(9:00 – 12:00 PM)

Esthetic Dentistry, Periodontics & Implant Dentistry
“Biologic & Functional Esthetics: Achieving Beauty that Lasts”

“Esthetic Dentistry”
Fred Callavassy (9:00 – 10:30 AM)

Jeanette Keng Ling Chua (10:30 – 11:30 AM)

“Handle with Care: Maintaining a Healthy Periodontium”
Bhabita Murjani (11:30 – 12:30 PM)

 PM Prosthodontic & Implant Dentistry
“The Challenge of Edentulism”

Prosthodontics and Peri-implants
Joy Lua & Russ Dylla(1:00 – 3:30 PM)

“Clinical Tips for Immediate Placement, Nonsubmerged GBR and Immediate Loading”
Young Ku-Heo (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

Non-Clinical Forum I
“Money Matters Matter”

“Dental Tourism”
Joel Gutierrez (1:30 – 2:30 PM)

“Retirement/Financial Planning”
Ernesto Aquino (2:30 – 3:30 PM)

“Fen Shui”
Anthony Fugoso (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

Current Issues I

“Esthetic Dentistry”
Fred Callavassy (1:30 – 3:30 PM)

Implant Dentistry
(3:00 – 4:00 PM

“Endodontic Updates: What’s In, What’s Out
Ma. Rosario Damatac (4:00 – 5:00 PM)

 October 22 Fri  AM Oral Surgery & Pain Management 2
“Demystifying Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery for the General Practitioner”

“Trigeminal Neuralgia”
Eleazar Blanes (9:00 – 10:00 AM)

Ida Blanag (10:00 – 11:00 AM)

Cynthia del Castillo (11:00 – 12:00 PM)

Non-Clinical Forum II

“Being Resilient in Tough Times”
Ardy Abello (9:00 – 10:30 AM)

“Stress Management”
Alfonso Lagaya (10:30 – 12:00 PM)

TMD & Prosthodontics
“Occlussion Considerations in Prosthodontic Rehabilitation & TMD”

TMD Implications in Prosthodontic Management”
Dominador Dacanay (9:00 – 10:00 AM)

“Occlussion & Occlusal Concepts”
Herman Dumbrigue (10:00 – 12:00 PM)

 Dental Technology
 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
 PM  Endodontics & Pediatric Dentistry
“Trends in Management of Pulpal Disease for Adult and Pediatric Teeth: What’s Hot, What’s Not”

“Revascularization… What is it?”
Edna M Jimena (1:30 – 3:00 PM)

Pediatric Dentistry (3:00 – 4:30 PM)

Dental Technology
(1:00 – 5:00 PM)

Current Issues III

Esthetic Dentistry
(1:30 – 3:30 PM)

“Minimal Intervention Dentistry: The Secret to Oral and General Health”
Hien Ngo (3:30 – 5:00 PM)

 Non-Clinical Forum 3
“Fitness, Feelings and Fillings”

Green Clinics” Merci Ferrer
(1:30 – 2:30 PM)

“Chiropractics” Ben Adorable
(2:30 – 4:00 PM)

Motivational Topic: Arun Gogna
(4:00 – 5:00 PM)

 October 23 Sat  AM “Treatment Planning Consideration for Interdisciplinary Dentistry in Managing Medically Compromised Patients”

Case 1: Diabetes Mellitus
Reactors: Diabetologist/Endocrinologist
Joseph Macasiray

Case 2: Bleeding Disorders
Reactors: Ernie Yuson (Hematologist)
Mayee Regudo-Almoro

Case 3: Cardiac Problems
Reactors: Cardiologist
Rannie Reyes

(9:00 – 12:00 PM)

Table Clinics 1 Current Issues III

“State of the Art Endodontics”
Richard Mounce (9:00 – 10:30 AM)

“Overview:Tissue Engineering and Endodontics”
Irene A. Porter (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM)

 PM Endodontics, Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry
“Managing the Problematic Dentition”

“Management of Calcification, Curvature, and Clinically Challenging Endodontic Cases, Tips, Tricks and Principles”
Richard Mounce (1:30 – 3:00 PM)

Esthetic Dentistry (3:00 – 4:00 PM)

“will I Survive: The Fate of Periodontically-Compromised Teeth with Guarded Prognosis”
Melanie Ruth Frange (4:00 – 5:00 PM)

Table Clinics 2
(1:00 – 5:00 PM)
Current Issues IV
“Diagnosis and Management of Complications in Dental Implant Rehabilitation”
Mario E. Esquillo (1:30 – 2:30 PM)

Implant Dentistry
Kim Kyung Wook (2:30 – 3:30 PM)

“TMD Treatment: What Works, What Doesn’t and Why”
Jonathan Fandialan (3:30 – 4:30 PM)

 October 24 Sun  AM Orthodontics & TMD
“Understanding the Link Between Occlusion and Tempormandibular Disorders”

Cynthis Quismundo (9:00 – 10:30 AM)

“The Use of Clinical Parameters in the Diagnosis and Management of Common TMD and Orofacial Pain Conditions”
Claver O. Acero (10:30 – 12:00 PM)

Current Issues V
“Clear Aligners vs. Conventional Brackets” Lotus Llavore (9:00 – 10:00 AM)

“Fluorides in Dentistry” Maritess Villarico (10:00 – 11:00 AM)

“Implant Dentistry” Cynthia Meimban (11:00AM – 12:00 PM)

Cariology & Preventive Dentistry
“Advancements in Caries Diagnosis and Prevention”

Acid Erosion: Diagnosis and Prevention of an Emerging Dental Problem”
Kissy Ongtenco (9:00 – 10:30 AM)

Pediatric Dentistry: Hazel Marie Tala-Sunico (10:30 AM – 12:00 PM)

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