Star of the North Meeting

April 23โ€“25, 2020 St. Paul, MN

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

2020 Seminars

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. Click on each seminar below for more information, including pricing.

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Your Patients’ Microbiome:

What Every Dental Professional Needs to Know
April 25, 2020
9:00 am โ€“ 11:30 am
  • Uche Odiatu, D.M.D., CPT

Do your patients have the guts to douse the flames of inflammation? Our patient’s gut flora make very powerful anti-inflammatory agents when fed key nutrients. Learn what impacts gut integrity: antibiotics, jet lag, fast food, artificial sweeteners and what we dental pros can do! The latest science from the National Institute of Health shows the microbiome impacts overall health as much as our genes. Dental industry people are the key professionals to ensure optimum functioning of the masticatory system. Attend this insightful session and enjoy a novel path to lower patients’ inflammatory burden.

Learning Objectives:
1) Gain insight into the science of the human microbiome.
2) Learn why new findings about your patients’ gut flora are shaking the foundation of healthcare and nutrition.
3) Understand why the dental professional is perfectly positioned to help all people live more vibrant lives now.
4) Discover the foundational role of your patient’s gut integrity and inflammation.

Course Number: S17

Recommended for

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

About the speaker

Uche Odiatu, D.M.D., CPT

Dr. Odiatu is the author of “The Miracle of Health”, an NSCA Certified Personal Trainer, a professional member of the American College of Sports Medicine and a practicing dentist in Ontario, Canada.

Credits

Fundamental CE Credits 2.5
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 0
Core Topic N/A

Fees

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