S3 Meeting

Begin Date: 
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Registration: Click here to register.
Time: 12–1 pm, meeting opens 15 minutes prior
Title: Exploring possibilities of future adjunctive therapy development for periodontal disease. New UK “Igniting Research Collaborations-IRC”
Presenters: Octavio A. Gonzalez DDS, MS, PhD, UK College of Dentistry 

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

  • Describe the role of oral bacteria and inflammation in the pathogenesis of periodontal disease.
  • Discuss IRC grant #1: Anti-inflammatory and gingival absorption properties of a new prostaglandin E synthase 1 inhibitor.
  • Discuss IRC grant #2: Bactericidal and anti-inflammatory nanoparticles for periodontal disease. 

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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