NDA Events and Meetings

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The American Cancer Society (ACS) in partnership with the Nevada Dental Association (NDA) and Pacific Dental Services (PDS) is proud to present this interactive webinar series to educate dental providers on the HPV vaccination and its role in cancer prevention. The Nevada Dental Association, (through the Northern Nevada Dental Society) will be providing continuing education credit to all in attendance. Registration and post session survey must be completed to secure CE credit. All ticket holders will be emailed a calendar invite with their ZOOM link within 72 hours of ticket purchase.

2022 Sessions Dates (all sessions start at pm PST): Sept 7, Sept 14, Sept 21, Sept 28, Oct 4 

This 5-part series is being offered free of charge to all  ADA | NDA Members and $99 for the 5-part series to all other registrants.  


Session Topics and Speakers

Sept 7th | 6-7 pm | Session 1:  HPV 101 and the Pandemic’s Effect on Vaccination

  • Speaker: Heather M. Brandt, PhD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Sept. 14th | 6-7 pm | Session 2:  The Barriers & Challenges to Dental Care
Panelist of Speakers:

  • Sonal Shah, DDS, University of Nevada-Las Vegas
  • Antonia Capurro, DMD, MPH, Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
  • Cheng (Lulu) Tang, DMD, Sahara Modern Dentistry

Sept 21st | 6-7 pm | Session 3 A Guide to Oral Screenings & HPV-Related Malignancies

  • Speaker: Mark W. Lingen, DDS, PhD, University of Chicago

Sept. 28th | 6-7 pm | Session 4: Treatment of HPV-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer

  • Speakers: Geoff Young, M.D., PhD, Miami Cancer Institute & Jason Mendelsohn, Superman HPV

Oct. 4th | 6-7 pm | Session 5: The Short- and Long-Term Side Effects of HPV-Related Oropharyngeal Cancer

  • Speakers: Alessandro Villa, DDS, MPH, PhD, University of California-San Francisco & Michael West