119th Annual Alumni Meeting: Activities Schedule

Dugoni School Giants & Leaders
University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

Friday & Saturday, March 2 – 3, 2018

On-Site Registration
Friday: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, Grand Ballroom, Lower Level
Saturday: 8:00 am – 1:30 pm, Terrace Room, Terrace Level

Avoid waiting in line at the meeting: For pre-registration status, whether by mail or on-line, RSVPs must be received by February 2, 2018. Badges will not be mailed in advance, but registrants will receive a confirmation email.

Note: The registration fee of $180* applies to pre-registration through February 2 only; the on-site registration fee will be $240.

Bring Your Staff/Guest to the Meeting

Your pre-registered hygienist, dental assistant and lab technician can attend any of the lectures Friday and/or Saturday for a $150 CE fee. After February 2, registrations are on-site only and at a $180 fee for staff members needing CE units. No charge for your non-staff guests to attend the Reception on Friday, but kindly sign them up on your registration form so we know how many people to expect!

Dentists in your employ cannot attend as “staff,” but are welcome to join our Dugoni School of Dentistry family as Associate Members. Encourage your non-Dugoni dentist/ hygienist friends to attend our meeting by joining as Associate Members for $210 membership dues, plus the $180 pre-registration fee for dentists, $180 for hygienists.

Stay at the Fairmont Hotel

Make life easy, and help your Alumni Association at the same time, by staying at the Fairmont Hotel as a participant of our required room block. Our group rate begins at $349. Please identify yourself as a member of the "Dugoni School of Dentistry" when making your reservation by calling Global Reservations Centre at 1.800.441.1414 or online at https://aws.passkey.com/go/uopdentistry
Hotel reservation deadline: February 2, 2018. No refunds for cancellations after February 2.

*Exempt from the meeting registration fee: The Class of 2017. New graduates, we hope waiving the registration fee will encourage you – our newest alumni members – to attend the meeting.

Research Tables Clinics
Grand Ballroom on Friday / Terrace Room on Saturday
Friday 7:30 am – 8:00 pm Friday
Saturday 8:00 am – 1:30 pm Saturday
3 Units

Commercial Exhibitors
Grand Ballroom on Friday / Terrace Room on Saturday
Friday 7:30 am – 5:00 pm Friday
Saturday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm Saturday

This year, we will not be holding the traditional Annual Recognition Luncheon. Instead, we will hold an afternoon PLENARY
SESSION followed by a reception.

Plenary Session and Recognition Awards
Friday, March 2
Terrace Room (Terrace Level)
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Reception – (Co-hosted by the Development Office)
Fairmont Hotel Grand Ballroom (Lower Level)
The member reception will begin after the Plenary Session. Alumni Association members and guests will be joined by Class of 2018 students and residents; student sponsorship to cover the cost of their attendance will be most appreciated.
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Plenary Session Keynote Speaker: Arthur A. Dugoni, DDS, MSD
Dr. Arthur A. Dugoni ’48 held the position of Dean at University of the Pacific School of Dentistry for 28 years, from 1978-2006. In August 2004, the dental school was named in his honor, the first time a U.S. dental school was named for a current dean. As Dean Emeritus, he continues to serve as part of the Development Office team. In addition to the Keynote Address, The Plenary Session will include remarks from the dean, Dr. Nader Nadershahi ’94, and Medallions of Distinction will be presented to three distinguished members of our community: Professor Emeritus; Dr. William Carpenter; Alumni Association Past President, Dr. Nava Fathi ’95; and Ms. Joan Yokom, Director of the dental school’s Design and Photo division. We’ll hear from our current Alumni President, Dr. Daniel Castagna ’81, and be introduced to the 2018-2019 President, Dr. Mary Turoff ’77. Class gifts will be presented to the dean by representatives from ten reunion classes. All meeting attendees and guests are invited to attend.


The 32nd Frederick T. West Lectureship
A Symposium on the Orthodontist’s Role in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
8:30 am – 3:30 pm (Lunch break: Noon – 1:30 pm)

Symposium Speakers:
Sean K. Carlson, DDS
3D Orthodontics and Airway: Beyond Straight Teeth
Carlos Flores-Mir, DDS, DSc
Epidemiology and Screening Considerations of Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea
John Graham, DDS, MD
Who's Watching Our Kids?
William E. Harrell, Jr., DMD
Interdisciplinary Management between Orthodontists & Otolaryngologists on Patients with Sleep Disordered Breathing and OSA
David C. Hatcher, DDS, MSc, MRCD(c)
Diagnostic Imaging and Diagnosis of the Upper Airway Anomalies 
The Symposium is open to orthodontists and general dentists. Each speaker will devote one hour to topics relating to the orthodontists role in OSA. Courses are scheduled individually for the convenience of members who may wish to attend meeting lectures outside of the Symposium. 
University of the Pacific thanks Anamotage and Invisalign for support of this program.
1 CE Unit Each

L. Stephen Buchanan, DDS 
The Art of Endodontics: Everything Has Changed Except the Anatomy
8:00 am – 11:00 am – Part I
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm – Part II
3 Units

Peter L. Jacobsen, PhD, DDS 
Drugs, Bugs and Dental Products: What to Prescribe
8:00 am – 11:00 am
3 Units

Jeff J. Brucia, DDS
Conservative Adhesive Materials & Techniques
8:30 am – 11:30 am
3 Units

Peter L. Jacobsen, PhD, DDS
Live Long and Prosper: Lifestyle Medicine in Dentistry
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
3 Units

Michael Carroll, Practice Broker
Andrew Stout, Wealth Manager
Gary Mitchell, Insurance Agent
Michael Shih, Business Banker
Steven Tiret, Accountant
Daryl Weinroth, Attorney at Law
Starting, Growing or Selling Your Practice and Talk to Experts
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Jeff J. Brucia, DDS
Mastering Adhesive & Restorative Dentistry
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
3 Units 


William M. Carpenter, DDS, MS
L. Roy Eversole, DDS
Overview of Oral Mucosal Lesions
8:30 am – 12:30 pm
4 Units

Todd E. Shatkin, DDS
Mini Dental Implants for Fixed and Removable Prosthetics
(18 Years of Successful Results)
8:30 am – 11:30 am
3 Units

Michael C. DiTolla, DDS
Beautiful Crowns Start with Beautiful Preps & Impressions
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
3 Units

L. Stephen Buchanan, DDS
WORKSHOP: Elegant Endodontic Procedural Solutions
9:00 am – 12:00 pm (at the School of Dentistry)
Repeated: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Workshop Fee: $225, discounted for Annual Meeting attendees, in addition to the Annual Meeting registration fee.
3 Units

Eve Cuny, BA, MS 
Dental Board of California Infection Control Requirements
12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
This two two-hour course satisfies re-licensure requirement for dentists, hygienists and assistants. 
2 Units

Mr. Stan Constantino 
Advancing Diversity at the Dugoni School 
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm (includes light lunch 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm, at the School of Dentistry) 
The Office of Admissions, dental students, and the school's Diversity and Inclusion Committee members are hosting a lunch and informal discussion at the dental school about the diversity opportunities and challenges facing the dental profession and dental education. Hear personal student and alumni narratives, and break into small groups to brainstorm ways to attract and matriculate a more diverse student body. Please RSVP here
Contact: Stan Constantino, Director of Admissions, Diversity Leadership Team, sconstantino@pacific.edu
Dr. Jonathan Hill '91 JWHILLDDSPC@msn.com

David W. Chambers, PhD 
Joseph Renzi, Jr., MA, DDS 
The Ethics of Engagement 
1:30 pm – 4:30 pm 
The American College of Dentists, in collaboration with the Alumni Association, offers this course at no charge for ACD members attending our Annual Meeting. Walk-ins not registered for the Annual Meeting will be charged a separate registration fee by ACD on-site.
3 Units

Arthur W. Curley, JD
The California Practice Act
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This two two-hour course satisfies re-licensure requirement for dentists, hygienists and assistants.
2 Units 

No refunds for cancellations after February 2.
Questions? DugoniAlumni@pacific.edu