Legal and Ethics Conference Scheduled for February

Dentistry Today


The American College of Legal Medicine will present its 11th annual Ethics and Legal Aspects of Dentistry Conference on Friday, February 23 and Saturday, February 24, 2018, at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston, SC. Dentists attending the conference can learn more about a broad range of topics, including: 

  • Legal issues in dentistry
  • The role of the government and dental education
  • Ethical, moral, and diagnostic issues as they relate to the dental practice
  • Evaluate risk management considerations
  • Prescribing controlled substances
  • Identifying issues relating to patient care, access to care, and dental healthcare coverage
  • Licensure issues
  • Social media as it affects dentistry 
  • State board compliance realities
  • The current landscape for malpractice.

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