Star of the North Meeting

April 23โ€“25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

Future Dates: April 22-24, 2021 and April 28-30, 2022

2019 Seminars

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. 2019 seminars are listed for your reference, 2020 information will be available this fall. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.

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Oral Health & Dental Management for the Pregnant Patient This is a Core CE seminar

April 26, 2019
8:00 am โ€“ 10:30 am
  • Barbara Steinberg, D.D.S.

This course will present the oral manifestations that may be encountered in pregnancy. Many myths regarding dental treatment for the pregnant patient will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on the consensus statement produced by an expert workgroup meeting convened by the Health Resources and Services Administration in collaboration with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Dental Association coordinated by the National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center.

Learning Objectives:
1) To recognize the oral manifestations that may be associated with pregnancy.
2) Dental treatment considerations as per the new national consensus statement endorsed by the ADA and ACOG.
3) Common medications prescribed by dental practitioners and their safety in pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Course Number: F1927

Recommended for

  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Barbara Steinberg, D.D.S.

Dr. Steinberg received her D.D.S. from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry and completed a residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania. She is Clinical Professor of Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine, as well as Adjunct Associate Professor of Oral Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine.

Dr. Steinberg specializes in the treatment of medically compromised patients. She is a nationally and internationally invited lecturer in the areas of dental treatment of the medically compromised patient and women’s health, and she has authored numerous articles and contributed to major textbooks on these subjects. She is Executive Editor of the Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry. Dr. Steinberg is a former spokesperson for the American Dental Association on women’s oral health issues and now serves on the Health, Nutrition and Fitness Board of Women’s Day Magazine.


Fundamental CE Credits 0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 2.5
Core Topic Diagnosis & Treatment Planning


Dentist Early Bird Fee $35.00
Staff Early Bird Fee $35.00
Dentist Regular Fee $45.00
Staff Regular Fee $45.00