march, 2022

202211mar9:00 am4:30 pmPulpotomies and Stainless Steel Crowns9:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my timeADAQ CPD & Training Centre Event Organized By: The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ) Discipline:PaediatricsFormat:Hands-on,In-Person

Event Details


In order to achieve positive outcomes when placing stainless-steel crowns and applying pulpotomy techniques, it is critical to appropriately assess and carefully select cases. This hands-on workshop will assist participants in understanding the process of pulpotomy and stainless-steel crowns. 

The day will be broken into 2 segments:

  1. A pulpotomy lecture followed by a practical component, in which participants will apply the learnt technique to complete a pulpotomy preparation on two primary teeth 
  2. A stainless-steel crown lecture followed by a practical component utilising the two teeth prepared earlier 


Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: 

  • Recall the indications and contradictions of pulpotomy 
  • Identify and select cases for pulpotomy 
  • Complete various pulp treatment options 
  • Recall the indications and contradictions of stainless-steel crowns 
  • Prepare a tooth for a stainless-steel crown 
  • Select and fit a stainless-steel crown 
  • Cement a stainless-steel crown
  • Perform a Hall crown placement technique 


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Sobia Zafar

    Dr Sobia Zafar

    BDSc, MSc, DClinDent (Paediatric Dentistry), PhD, FICD

    Dr Sobia Zafar is a specialist paediatric dentist and a Discipline Lead in Paediatric Dentistry at The University of Queensland, Brisbane. She has presented invited courses and lectures on paediatric dentistry across Australia and internationally. She has multiple publications, comprising of full papers, a book chapter and published abstracts, in both national and international peer-review journals. She is the recipient of several scholarships and awards; including University of Otago Doctoral scholarship, Colgate senior category IADR ANZ division award (2012), best student presenter prize at the Faculty of Dentistry annual research day of University of Otago (2012, 2015), winner IADR NZ division Travel Award (2015). Dr Zafar holds the memberships of the ANZSPD, IADR, AAPD, IADT, and EAPD, and is a reviewer for several dental journals.

    BDSc, MSc, DClinDent (Paediatric Dentistry), PhD, FICD


The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ)The Australian Dental Association (Queensland Branch) (ADAQ) is the professional association for Dentists in Queensland. We represent more than 4000 members across the State. Our advocacy and services aim to promote excellence in the profession through a range of services, including: the provision of Professional Indemnity (PI) Insurance, support and advice regarding PI claims, CPD events, dental assistant training, and dental practice advisory advice.[email protected] 22-28 Hamilton Place Bowen Hills Qld 4006


(Friday) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my time


ADA Member Dentist – $770, ADA Member Clinical Team* – $770, ADA Member 1st and 2nd Year Graduate – $550, and Non-Member Dentist – $1000

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