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ISDS now offers a Safe Opioid Prescribing Practices online continuing education course.

Dentists are required to complete 3 hours of CE on safe opioid prescribing practices to renew their Controlled Substances Registration.

We want to thank the ISDS Dental Education Committee, as well as the three presenters for their contributions:

  • Dr. Jasjot Sahni, BDS, UIC College of Dentistry
  • Larry Williams, DDS, MPH, Associate Professor at Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine
  • William B. Hamel III, DDS, Chair of the ISDS Foundation's Dentists Support Program

You can access the 3 hour course by ​clicking here.

Dentists with Controlled Substances Registrations are required to complete 3 hours of continuing education (CE) on safe opioid prescribing practices to renew their Controlled Substances Registration. This requirement can be included in the total number of hours required to renew a professional license. This requirement will be in effect for all Controlled Substances Registration renewals in 2020 and after.

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