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Wrapping up another year!

With one final module to go in our 2015/16 year, it’s still hard to believe we’re almost finished! Many of our students this year travel with our faculty to Chicago, IL for the AAID Central District Meeting, an opportunity to hear from a variety of speakers on Controversy in Dental Implant Treatment Planning, meet renowned […]

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Two solid months under our belts!

The AAID Vancouver MaxiCourse has launched and hit the ground running!!! September’s opening featured Dr. William Liang, director, who discussed the basics of oral implantology and set the road map for our year. We were also thrilled to welcome back Dr. Sepehr Zahedi, our resident expert in pharmacology. Dr. Zahedi joined us in 2012 and […]

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Date changes for 2014/15

Following an exciting meeting with UBC [details of that meeting revealed later this year], we’ve made two important changes to next year’s schedule for the Vancouver MaxiCourse and Vancouver Implant Continuum. March 20-22 [to avoid spring break on UBC Campus] May 1-3 [to avoid the long weekend on UBC Campus] Please make note of these […]

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Footloose in San Francisco!

This past session of the MaxiCourse was busy! A fully scheduled day of surgeries at UBC on April 5th was followed by an adventure in San Francisco for the MaxiCourse participants, as the AAID hosted the Western & Central District meeting at Hotel Nikko. Highlights included exclusive lectures by Dr. Nick Caplanis [who we will […]

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Microbiology at the MaxiCourse

This past MaxiCourse session, we hosted Dr. William Nordquist, leading microbiologist in the field of oral health, to discuss how oral microbiology impacts implant success and how the science behind our understanding of spirochetes is influencing the treatment planning process in oral implantology. The afternoon was spent in his other speciality – custom endosteal implants. […]

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Loma Linda University comes to Vancouver

Following an exciting January session, the Vancouver MaxiCourse today welcomes Dr. Jaime Lozada, director of the Loma Linda MaxiCourse and director of graduate studies, restorative dentistry, and oral implant dentistry in the School of Dentistry at Loma Linda University. With over thirty years of experience in developing various educational programs at Loma Linda as well […]

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