Wednesday 26 October 

Pre-conference courses

 

 12:30pm - 6:00pm Registration desk open
TSB Arena
 8:30am  NZDA Board meeting
InterContinental Hotel 
 9:30am - 5:30pm  Orofacial Pain 2016 - an update for dentists
Prof C Peck, Prof S Palla, Prof T Renton, Dr A Polonowhita, A/Prof Delcanho, A/Prof S Kandasamy, Prof P Selvaratian 
 10:30am - 5:00pm NZRC CORE Modular resuscitation course Level 5
 1:00 - 5:30pm  Practice behind the theory and experience: The how, why, what, when and where of direct restorative dentistry
Dr Dylan Yung
sponsored by 3M Oral Care
 3:00 - 4:30pm  Taking mentoring to the next level
for any mentors currently participating in the NZDA Mentorship Programme 
 7:00pm VIP Board Dinner (invitation only)
Grand Hall, Parliament

Thursday 27 October

Thursday programme provides up to 5 CPD points


 7:30am - 5:30pm  Registration desk open
TSB Arena foyer
 8:00am Pre session tea and coffee amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 9:00am NZDA Honour Awards followed by The Lawrie Croxson Memorial Lecture

The upside and downside of change
Dr Kevin Lewis
Kindly sponsored by DPL
 10:00am Morning tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 10:45am  Successful management of acute dental pain
Prof Ken Hargreaves
Kindly sponsored by Johnson & Johnson 
 11:45am  Making it stick – cementation revisited
Prof Dan Nathanson

  Pragmatic planning for first molar teeth of poor prognosis
Dr Sally Hibbert
Kindly sponsored by NZ Branch ANZSPD
 12:30pm New Zealand Dental Association AGM 
(members only)
 12:30pm  Lunch amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 12:30pm  RACDS College Luncheon
Shed 5
 2:00pm The trials and tribulations of local anaesthesia; tips on success and potential pitfalls
Prof Tara Renton
Kindly sponsored by DPL
  Direct restorative dentistry: keeping it simple in general practice
Dr Dylan Yung
Kindly sponsored by 3M Oral Care 
 3:15pm Afternoon tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena 
 4:00pm  Speed limits in orthodontics: fact or fiction
Prof Mauro Farella
Kindly sponsored by NZAO 
 5:30pm Affiliated Societies AGM
NZ Society of Anaesthesia and Sedation in Dentistry
NZ Society of Endodontics
 6:30pm President's Reception
Queens Wharf Ballroom at Foxglove
Kindly sponsored by Bupa Dental Corporation 

Friday 28 October

 Friday programme provides up to 5.5 CPD points

 

 7:30am - 5:30pm  Registration desk open
TSB Arena foyer 
 8:00am Pre session tea and coffee amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 8:30am Issues in managing the persistent endodontic infection
Prof Ken Hargreaves
Kindly sponsored by Johnson & Johnson 
 9:15am  From dogma to everyday dentistry in the aesthetic zone: ingredients, recipes and menu
Dr Stefen Koubi
Kindly sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent 
    Lessons learned from implant placement in the periodontal patient
Prof Lisa Heitz-Mayfield
Session kindly sponsored by Straumann
 10:00am Morning tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena 
 10:45am  The restorative dilemma – selecting crown and bridge materials
Prof Dan Nathanson
 11:45am  Learning from patients wounds
Prof Tara Renton
Kindly sponsored by DPL 
  Fundamentals of implant prosthodontics: Current status of immediate loading, immediate provisionalisation
Prof John Beumer 
 12:30pm Lunch amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena 
 12:30pm ICD Induction and Luncheon
Shed 5
   
 2:00pm  Creating new smiles: from cosmetics to function
Dr Stefen Koubi
Kindly sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent
  Peri implantitis – it's happened, what now?
Prof Lisa Heitz-Mayfield
Session kindly sponsored by Straumann 
 3:15pm Afternoon tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 4:00pm  Caries management, what does the evidence tell us?
Assoc Prof Lyndie Foster Page
Kindly sponsored by Colgate 
 4:45pm  Mindfulness
Dr Tony Fernando
Kindly sponsored by NZ Dental Insurance Society
 5:30 - 7:00pm "Go Otago!" social hour
Shed 5 
 7:00pm Class reunions
various venues

 

Saturday 29 October

Saturday programme provides up to 5.92 CPD points


 7:30am - 5:00pm  Registration desk open
TSB Arena foyer  
 8:00am  Pre session tea and coffee amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 8:30am Regenerative endodontics – restoring a healthy pulp-dentine complex
Prof Ken Hargreaves
Kindly sponsored by Johnson & Johnson
  Is it worth restoring primary teeth? Weighing up evidence for current restorative techniques in paediatric dentistry
Dr Sally Hibbert 
Kindly sponsored by NZ Branch ANZSPD
 9:15am New paradigm in the aesthetic zone
Dr Stefen Koubi
Kindly sponsored by Ivoclar Vivadent
 10:00am Morning tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 10:45am  Tsunami of silver surfers – challenges of the aging population for dentistry
Prof Tara Renton
Kindly sponsored by DPL
 11:45am Evaluation of CAD – CAM systems
Prof Dan Nathanson
  Has the message got through? A review of research on our health and well-being
Dr Jeff Annan 
 12:30pm Lunch amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 12:45pm Affiliated Society AGM
NZ Branch ANZSPD AGM 
 1:30 - 5:30pm Post conference course
NZRC CORE Modular resuscitation Level 4
 1:30 - 5:30pm  Industry Exhibition 'open afternoon" 
TSB Arena

1:30pm - 4:10pm  Conference attendee presentations
A number of conference delegates have kindly agreed to give short presentations. This will be a varied and interactive afternoon designed so you can attend as many or as few as you wish.

The wonderful world of Maryland Bridges
Dr Jim Talbot

DCNZ procedures revealed
Dr Jocelyn Logan and Dr Robin Whyman

Embrace the council audit (I'm here to help)
Dr Dexter Bambery

ACC and the role of the specialist advisor
Dr David Antunovic

Are you fit to be a dentist?
Dr Jeff Annan

Continuing professional development –" My RACDS journey"
Dr Laura Ichim

Paediatric referral clinic – Thursday
Dr Erin Mahoney

Sensitive claims and oral rehabilitation
Rosemary Kennedy

Click here to view the programme and abstracts.

Team day for dental surgery assistants and practice managers

Friday 28 October


Team day provides up to 5.25 CPD points for therapists/hygienists in attendance on Friday.

 

 7:30am - 5:30pm  Registration desk open
TSB Arena foyer
 8:00am Pre session tea and coffee amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 8:30am  Keeping your dentist out of trouble
Dr James Foster
Kindly sponsored by DPL
 9:30am Surgery and equipment maintenance – your questions answered
Damon Reardon
Equipment and Field Sales Manager, Ivoclar Vivadent NZ 
 10:15am Morning tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 10:45am  Codes of practice – what do they mean to you?
Dr Hugh Trengrove
 11:45am  Business from the heart
Andrew Hoggard
Country Manager, New Zealand, Dentsply Sirona
 12:45pm  Lunch amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 1:45pm Clinical and ergonomic principles in the dental practice - Occupational hygiene (what is that even?)
Megan Sharpe
Professional Service Manager, Henry Schein Dental
 3:15pm Afternoon tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena 
 4:00pm Close of Team day 
4:30pm NZDAA AGM  

 

Dental therapist/hygienist day

Saturday 29 October

The Dental therapist/hygienist day in association with NZDOHTA provides up to 5.75 CPD points.

Click here to download the full programme and session information. 

 7:30am - 5:30pm  Registration desk open
TSB Arena foyer
 8:00am Pre session tea and coffee amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 9:00am You ARE in the front line
Dr Kevin Lewis
Kindly sponsored by DPL
 10:00am Caries management, what does the evidence tell us?
Assoc Prof Lyndie Foster Page
Kindly sponsored by Colgate
  Long term outcomes of non-surgical periodontal therapy
Dr Morris Wong 
Kindly sponsored by ACC
 10:45am Morning tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 11:15am  Speed limits in orthodontics: fact or fiction
Prof Mauro Farella
Kindly sponsored by NZAO
 12:15pm The changing face of restorative, paediatric dentistry
Dr Sally Hibbert
 1:15pm  Lunch amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena
 2:00pm 'Use it, clean it, sterilise it' instrument reprocessing, it's that easy.
Megan Sharpe
Professional Service Manager, Henry Schein Dental
  The power of constructive feedback
Daniel Fernandez
  Oral health promotion – what's going on
Deepa Hughes
 3:15pm Afternoon tea amongst the Industry Exhibition
TSB Arena 
 3:45pm  Update on restorative materials
Prof Dan Nathanson
 4:45pm Close of Dental Therapist and Hygienists day

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