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2021 Star of the North: August 12 – 14, 2021

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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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Liability Issues Surrounding Medical Emergency Preparedness This is a Core CE seminar

in Dentistry
July 31, 2020
12:00 am – 12:00 am
  • Larry J. Sangrik, D.D.S.

The most common question during a medical emergency course is, “How do I protect my practice if a medical crisis occurs?” This program explores medical emergencies from the perspective of patient expectations and the factors that influence a patient’s decision to pursue legal action.

Learning Objectives:
1) Learn what defines a “medical emergency” in a dental office.
2) Understand what constitutes malpractice.
3) Appreciate the “reasonable man standard”.
4) Learn about mitigation of damage.
5) Understand what the public expects from a dental team if a medical event occurs.

This program is sponsored by an unrestricted educational grant provided by Delta Dental.

Course Number: F30B

Recommended for

  • Administrative Personnel
  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Office Managers
  • Student Dentists

About the speaker

Larry J. Sangrik, D.D.S.

Dr. Sangrik is a 1979 graduate of Ohio State University College of Dentistry. He has been a featured lecturer around the country as well as an author of numerous articles. He recently developed and authored a 4-part video and workbook for the ADA on medical emergency preparedness. He maintains a full-time practice in his hometown of Chardon, Ohio.


Fundamental CE Credits 0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 1.0
Core Topic Medical Emergencies


Dentist Regular Fee $15.00
Staff Regular Fee $15.00