Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease: An Update on Inflammation

Friday, November 1, 2013
Registration Online
College of Dentistry
Speaker: Dr. Amy Killeen
Credits: 3CE hrs.Dr. Killeen
Registration: 9:30am
Course: 9:00am-12:15pm
Course Fee: 
$130 Dentists & $65 Auxiliary
Course ID:
DENT130017 - Dentists
    DENT130018 - Auxiliary


Dr. Amy Killeen is an Assistant Professor in Periodontics at UNMC College of Dentistry. She is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, the Academy of Osseointegration and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.

"Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease: An Update on Inflammation"

Course Description:

An up-to-date discussion about the current concepts regarding risk factors for inflammatory periodontal disease. This presentation will include the topics of obesity, gender, genetics, socioeconomic background and inflam-matory systemic disease.                                  


At the completion of this course, each participant will:

  • Identify risk factors for gingival inflammation.

 Method of teaching: Lecture/discussion