Conferences and Teaching

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program

Learning and Teaching Opportunities

The OMS Residency Program combines extensive clinical experience with lectures, seminars and conferences in an array of related specialties.

Residents also attend in-house seminars, a journal club and other educational experiences, including weekly conferences and CPCs. Residents also present at department meetings.

Residents receive grants for outside conventions or conferences. Every year, each oral and maxillofacial resident publishes a professional research paper or clinical case report in a peer-reviewed medical or dental journal and to participate in the education of rotating students and residents.

The program also incorporates a comprehensive simulation curriculum that utilizes the state-of-the-art Virtual Education and Simulation Training Center.

Simulation lab curriculum

Summer 2014 Fall 2013 Winter 2015 Spring 2014
Physical Diagnosis and Basics of Medicine Facial Trauma Orthognathic Surgery plus OSA Pharmacology and Microbiology
Anesthesia Principles Dentoalveolar Surgery OMF Pathology/Histology TMJ Disorders, Facial Pain, Headaches
OMFS On-Call Implantology Implantology* Implantology
Journal Club Journal Club Journal Club Journal Club
Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality Case Conference
Case Conference Case Conference Case Conference Morbidity and Mortality
Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics
Summer 2015 Fall 2014 Winter 2016 Spring 2015
Physical Diagnosis and Basics of Medicine Facial Trauma Orthognathic Surgery plus OSA Pediatric Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
Anesthesia Principles Anatomy Review Esthetic Surgery HN Oncologic Surgery and Reconstruction
OMFS On-Call Implantology Implantology* Implantology
Journal Club Journal Club OMF Pathology/Histology Journal Club
Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality Journal Club Case Conference
Case Conference Case Conference Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality
Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics  Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics
Summer 2015 Fall 2015 Winter 2017 Spring 2016
Physical Diagnosis and Basics of Medicine Facial Trauma Orthognathic Surgery plus OSA Pharmacology and Microbiology
Anesthesia Principles Dentoalveolar Surgery OMF Pathology/Histology TMJ Disorders, Facial Pain, Headaches
OMFS On-Call Implantology Implantology Implantology
Journal Club Journal Club Journal Club Journal Club
Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality Morbidity and Mortality Case Conference
Case Conference Case Conference Case Conference Morbidity and Mortality
 Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics Selected Readings/Topics
Bonus Course: “Friday’s at Four”
Office Emergencies 
CMF Radiology 
Medicine Review and Common Meds 
History of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 
OMF Reconstruction Techniques 
Anesthesia Update
VEST
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