TITLE: PROBIOTICS - ROLE IN ORAL
COURSE FEE: Free
CREDITS: This continuing
education activity is designated for 1 credits
AGD PACE SUBJECT
CODE: 010 Basic Science.
MODE: Electronically Mediated |
Live interactive webinar
SPEAKER: Dr. Kirsten Roling,
DDS (Bio below)
AUDIENCE: Dentists, Dental
Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Dental Assistants
Mobile device, laptop or desktop with internet connection | Google
COURSE SUMMARY: Probiotics
have been used as a natural therapy for periodontal inflammation
including periodontitis, gingivitis, pregnancy gingivitis, and
halitosis; and as a way to alter the oral health environment to
reduce dental caries and halitosis. This webinar will explore
current research, indications, dosage, and implications for oral
Compare types of probiotics on the market;
supplement and food.
Discuss probiotics mechanism of action.
Demonstrate the breakdown of probiotic labels;
genus, species, strain.
Define and compare prebiotics and probiotics.
Describe dietary sources of probiotics.
Explore research concerning probiotics and oral
Conflict of Interest and Financial
Disclosure of Speaker: This course receives no
sponsorship. The speaker, Dr. Kirsten Roling is the Chief Education
Officer for Dental CE Academy. She is not paid an honorarium. She
declares a financial relationship with Dental CE Academy. For
Dental CE Academy
Disclaimer: The views expressed and opinions and
materials presented during these live and recorded presentations
represent the personal views and opinions of the individual speaker
and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of Dental
CE Academy or its parent company Virtual Dontics®. Dental CE
Academy assumes no responsibility for the content of the
presentations made by the individual speakers. Any suggested
protocols for treatment, materials, or services may be based up on
the speakers' own clinican experience and should not be construed
as Dental CE Academy recommended or endorsed. Selected
presentations may include exploratory research or experimental
procedures and are intended for informational purposes that may
lead to new interest and scientific breakthroughs in the fields of
dentistry. Dental CE Academy appreciates its educators who
share their knowledge and expertise. This level of dedication to
dentistry allows our profession to expand and thrive and provokes
necessary discussion and understanding.