november, 2021

202105nov9:00 am4:30 pmRed Flags in General Dental Practice9:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my timeCentre for Professional Development 1 Event Organized By: ADA NSW Centre for Professional Development Discipline:Communication,Graduate SupportFormat:In-Person

Event Details

Topics include

Red Flag One: Patient Evaluation and Assessment A review of the when, why, and how of the patient’s medical history and considerations in treatment planning for the aged, frail and medically-complex patient. 

Red Flag Two:  No treatment without a diagnosis Considerations in the evaluation and diagnosis of the patient with oro-facial pain.

Red Flag Three:  Antibiotics – Use and Abuse Pharmacology, indications, contraindications, antibiotic and surgical prophylaxis and antimicrobial stewardship. 

Red Flag Four: Hold the Forceps!  Relative and absolute contraindications to extractions 

Red Flag Five:  The Patient with Cancer Oral/dental complications, manifestations and considerations of the patient with cancer and its treatment with radiotherapy, chemotherapy &/or anti-resorptive agents. 

Red Flag Six.  Oral Cancer and Potentially Malignant Oral Disorders A primer for the general dental practitioner.


Speakers for this event

  • A/Professor Mark Schifter

    A/Professor Mark Schifter

    A/Professor in Oral Medicine School of Dentistry

    Mark Schifter is an A/Professor in Oral Medicine School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Health, The University of Sydney. He obtained his specialist qualifications in Oral Medicine, also from the University of Sydney in 1998. He also holds Memberships (by examination) in Special Needs Dentistry and Oral Medicine from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburg and Fellowships in Oral Medicine (by examination) from the Faculty of Dentistry, Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland (FFD RCSI (Oral Med) and Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS (Oral Med). He is the current Convenor/Coordinator of the specialist-training program in Oral Medicine of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney. Mark is a Staff Specialist in Oral Medicine, Department of Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology and Special Needs Dentistry at Westmead Hospital. He holds the following clinical appointments at Westmead: Blood and Bone Marrow Transplant Unit, Department

    A/Professor in Oral Medicine School of Dentistry


ADA NSW Centre for Professional DevelopmentOur advocacy for members ensures we stay united as a profession, securing the profile, funding, support and recognition to allow us to continue advancing dentistry. As a not-for-profit organisation led by dentists for dentists, our remit is to deliver value to members and we do this in six key ways: Advocacy The strongest professions are those that are well represented Continuing Professional Development Providing comprehensive and respected CPD in world class facilities Networking and Connections Mentorship, events, local divisions and study groups Professional and Peer Advice On dento-legal matters, compliance, practice management, HR, IR, pharma News and Filtering We deliver what dentists need to know, when they need to know it Lifestyle and Benefits It's not all business. We incorporate social events and lifestyle benefits[email protected] Level 1, 1 Atchison Street, St Leonards NSW 2065

CPD Hours



ADA Member Dentist -$490.00, Non-Member Dentist- $588.00, Hygienist / Therapist / Prosthetist- $392.00 , Recent Grad -$392.00

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