S3 Meeting

Begin Date: 
Tuesday, February 22, 2022 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Registration: Click here to register.
Time: 12–1 pm, meeting opens 15 minutes prior
Title: Statin use and Periodontal Disease occurrence among individuals with Type 2 Diabetes
Presenters: Dr. Oelisoa Andriankaja

During S3 Meetings, presentations are given by the various dental subspecialties, and following each presentation, experts in the audience—including general and specialty dentists—discuss the unique cases and challenges that present at the UK College of Dentistry. The goal of these rounds is to assist those in attendance in staying at the forefront of dental treatments and technology in use at the UK College of Dentistry.

  • S3 Meetings are presented in a live, lecture-style format via Zoom.
  • 1 CE credit will be provided to attendees.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify burdens of Type 2 diabetes (T2D) and diabetes complications, such as Periodontal diseases (PD)
  • Discuss lipid (cholesterol) lowering agents (statins) and the benefits/drawbacks in its use: The use of statins in PD.
  • Explain the link between lipid (cholesterol) lowering agents (statins) and the occurrence of PD among Hispanics with T2D

Conflict of Interest and Disclosure Statement: All planners and speakers involved with content development for the CDE activities provided by UKCD are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in the program materials or given prior to the start of the activity.          

Refund/Cancellation Policy: As there is no cost for attending, no refunds are available. Dates, faculty, or course content will be changed only when unavoidable. If a course has been cancelled, participants will be notified.  


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