This webinar is an opportunity for SAAD members to learn about the first new sedation drug in nearly 40 years. We will discuss the pharmacology, technique, clinical applications and training needs.
Date: Thursday 15 September 2022
Times: 18:30 - 20:00
Aim: To increase awareness among SAAD members of this new drug
Venue: online via Zoom
Complimentary for SAAD members (log onto the SAAD website for discount to be automatically applied, the discount will show after you press 'BOOK NOW')
£25 (non member)
Programme & Speakers:
The session will be chaired by Dr Carole Boyle, SAAD Course Director and previous SAAD President. Carole is a Consultant and Clinical Lead for Special Care Dentistry at Guy’s, and St Thomas’ Hospitals in London. Her particular interests are using sedation for people who require special care, teaching sedation both to undergraduates and postgraduates and providing dental care under general anaesthesia. She is a member of Dental Council at the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.
Welcome - Sadie Hughes, President of SAAD.
Sadie Hughes is the Sedation Lead and a Specialist in Special Care Dentistry for the Hertfordshire Special Care Dental Service. She completed an MSc in Sedation and Special Care Dentistry in 2003 at King’s College London Dental Institute. Her clinical interests include sedation and behavioural management for adolescents requiring dental treatment and the dental management of adults with additional needs. Sadie is chair of the Sedation Training Accreditation Committee.
Pharmacology and clinical use - Bryan Kerr
Bryan completed an MSc in Sedation and Special Care Dentistry at King's College London (KCL) and is now a Consultant at Guy's Hospital, London. He provides training in conscious sedation to undergraduate and postgraduate dentists at KCL. Bryan is a past chair for DSTG and is a member of the SAAD teaching faculty.
Training requirements - David Craig
David is a consultant in Special Care Dentistry at Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Visiting Professor at the University of Portsmouth. A past president or SAAD and former Course Director, David has over 30 years' experience teaching conscious sedation techniques to undergraduate students, dental and medical practitioners. He has served on dental and multi-disciplinary groups preparing guidelines for safe sedation practice.
The webinar will conclude with a panel discussion. You will be able to submit questions during the webinar, or you can email them to us in advance. firstname.lastname@example.org
CPD hours: One hour, 30 minutes CPD
GDC development outcomes: To follow C, maintenance and development of your knowledge and skills within your field(s) of practice
- Increased knowledge of the pharmacology of remimazolam
- Consideration of training needs and clinical applications
Access: You will be emailed the access details in the week prior to the webinar
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