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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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Addressing Tobacco Use and Vaping in the Dental Setting

August 1, 2020
12:00 am – 12:00 am
  • Larry Williams, D.D.S., MPH

This lecture will introduce the issues of tobacco use as they pertain to the oral cavity. In addition, various forms of tobacco will be discussed to include vaping. The key role of the dental team in addressing tobacco use will be discussed.

Learning Objectives:
1) Knowledge of the impact of tobacco on oral health.
2) How to discuss tobacco use with our patients.
3) Resources available to help patients quit.

Course Number: S24

Recommended for

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

About the speaker

Larry Williams, D.D.S., MPH

Dr. Williams graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry with a subsequent service of 30 years in the United States Navy Dental Corps. He currently serves as an Associate Professor at the Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine. He also serves as the Co-Chair of the Tobacco Cessation Subcommittee for the Illinois Tobacco Prevention and Control State Work Group and as a Board Member for the Skokie, Illinois Board of Health.


Fundamental CE Credits 2.0
Elective CE Credits 0
DANB Credits 0
Core CE Credits 0
Core Topic N/A


Dentist Regular Fee $35.00
Staff Regular Fee $35.00