Star of the North Meeting

Star of the North: April 27-29, 2023

Saint Paul RiverCentre

2023 Sessions

The Star of the North conference offers a wide range of professional development seminars that allow dental professionals to earn CE credits. Click on the buttons below for more detailed information about our speakers and sessions. You may also view our Schedule At A Glance for a more general overview.

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Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office: Why CPR is Not Enough This is a Core CE seminar

April 28, 2022
8:30 am – 11:30 am
  • Larry J. Sangrik, D.D.S.

Medical emergencies occurring in the dental office can be stressful and frightening, not only for the patient, but also for the entire dental team. This course will help attendees understand the six key areas of preparedness recognized by the American Dental Association for the 11 most likely events dentists may encounter during dental treatment. Each attendee will receive a medical emergency response manual for use in their home office (valued at $15).

This course is a pre-requisite for the workshop (course #T2226)

Learning Objectives:
1) Understand the medications and emergency equipment every dental office should have available.
2) Appreciate the six broad areas of preparation every office must maintain.
3) Develop a protocol to maintain the patient for at least 30 minutes.

Course Number: T2225

Recommended for

  • Administrative Personnel
  • Dental Assistants
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Therapist
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • 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 3.0
Core Topic Medical Emergencies


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