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Dentists and Hygienists

The University of Mississippi School of Dentistry is accredited by the American Dental Association Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) to sponsor continuing dental education for dentists November 2013-December 2017.


The University of Mississippi School of Dentistry's diverse student body, faculty and staff exemplify qualities of leadership and dedication to preparing competent, ethical dentists for the state of Mississippi and to furthering the health of its citizens. The School of Dentistry fosters an environment of lifelong learning, collaborative teaching, service and research through partnerships within the Medical Center, and with community organizations and dental health practitioners throughout Mississippi.

February 2018

  • Feb. 28 - March 2
    10th Annual Addictions Conference
    Location: Hilton Hotel and Conference Center, County Line Road, Jackson MS
    Target audience: physicians, dentists, addiction professionals/counselors, pharmacists, psychologists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and nurses.
    For details and registration, contact Donna Young at or 601-261-9899.

May 2018

July 2018

October 2018

  • Nov. 9
    Real World Endo
    Location: UMMC SOD Simulation Suite
    Contact: Kim Chaney
    Target audience: dentists and dental team.
    Registration coming soon.

December 2018

  • Dec. 7
    Fincancial Foundation
    Location: UMMC Norman C. Nelson Student Union
    Contact: Kim Chaney
    Target audience: dentists and dental team.
    Registration coming Aug. 1.


Coming in 2019

  • Dental Sleep Medicine Mini-Residency
    Speakers: Terry Bennett, DMD, Mayoor Patel, DDS, MS, Chase Bennett, DDS, and Cameron Kuehne, DMD, MS.
    Location: UMMC School of Dentistry
    CE credit: 48 credit hours total
    Fee: $6,995
    Target audience: dentist and dental assistant and/or dental hygienist (in order to register for the event, your registration must be accompanied by your dentist's registraton).
    More information coming soon.