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47th SCIENTIFIC MEETING

May 4-7, 2023
Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Orlando, Florida

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46th SCIENTIFIC MEETING

New Frontiers in Orofacial Pain, Headache and Sleep: From The Bench to Clinical Care

2022 PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Pre-Conference Workshops – (Additional Registration Required)

Thursday, April 28, 2022

9:00 AM-4:00 PM
I. Orofacial Pain and TMD: A Foundation for Diagnosis and Management– Jeffrey Okeson, DDS

II. How Strong is the Evidence You Use in Clinical Practice? Moderator: Corine Visscher, PT, MSc, PhD, CCTT

Morning: Critical Appraisal of Literature (Lecture and Workshop) – Corine Visscher, PT, MSc, PhD, CCTT

Afternoon: Evidence-Based PT Strategies for Headache and TMD (Lecture and Workshop) Hedwig van der Meer, PT MSc, PhD ©

Afternoon: Measuring Physical and Emotional Health: The Missing Pieces for Comprehensive Pain Management (Lecture and Workshop)- Garrett Naze, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT, PhD ©

III. Lunch Time Preconference: Complementary and Alternative Approaches in Orofacial Pain and Sleep Management – Paul Durham, PhD

IV. Procedural and Non-Interventional Management in Orofacial Pain and Headache – Donald Tanenbaum, DDS, MPH, Shruti Handa, DDS, and James Hawkins, DDS, MS

MAIN PROGRAM

Friday, April 29, 2022

7:00– 8:00 am
Breakfast Sessions – (Additional Registration Required)
Breakfast Session 1 – Key Points in the Neurological Examination for the Headache and Orofacial Pain Patient – Jan Hoffmann, MD, PhD
Breakfast Session 2 – Mind Body Connection and the role for the “Relaxation Response” in management of the OFP patient. Darshan Hemendra Mehta MD PhD
Breakfast Session 3 – Understanding the Polysomnogram – John Dobrowski MD

7:30-8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00-5:00 pm
Dental Assistants & Auxiliary Course – Catalina Morarasu, DDS, PhD, MS

8:00-8:30 am Welcome Remarks and Meeting Opening & Presentation of New Fellows & Introduction of New Members

PLENARY SESSIONS:

Session 1: Future of Pain Medicine

8:30-9:15 am – Plenary 1
The Specialty of Orofacial Pain: An Evolutionary Journey- Jeffrey Okeson, DMD, & Richard Ohrbach, DDS, PhD

9:15 am-10:00 am – Plenary 2
Diagnostic Pearls and Pitfalls in Orofacial Pain: Grand Rounds – Rafael Benoliel, DDS, PhD

10:00-10:15 am Break with Exhibitors & Posters

10:15 – 11:00am– Plenary 3
Evidence-Based Advancements in TMD Management- Gary Klasser, DMD

11:00-11:15 pm – Panel Discussion

11:15-12:00 pm – Plenary 4
The Importance of The Nervous System-Digestive System Connection in OFP – Paul Durham, PhD

12:00-1:15 pm – Lunch on Your Own
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Lunch & Learns (Additional Registration Required)
Lunch & Learn 1 – Key Points to the ENT Examination for a Patient with Sleep Apnea- Noah Sigel, MD
Lunch & Learn 2 – TMD Cases: Expert Panel Discussion- Moderator, Michael Karegeannes, PT, MHSc, LAT, MTC, CFC, CCTT, CMTPT
Panelists: Charles Carlson, PhD, ABPP, Jeffrey Crandall, DDS and Shaun O’Connnor, PT, DPT, CCTT
Lunch & Learn 3- Imaging and clinical diagnosis of TMJ osteoarthritis, arthritis and ankylosis – Anika Rosen MD, PhD

12:00-1:15 pm – Residents & Recent Grads Luncheon

1:15-2:00 pm – Plenary 5
The Brain Circuitry Supporting Pain Catastrophizing in Chronic Pain: A Functional MRI Approach- Vitaly Napadow, PhD, LicAc

2:00-2:30 pm – Plenary 6
Trainee Forum

Panel Discussion 2:30 pm- 2:45 pm

2:45-3:00 pm
Break with Exhibitors & Posters

Session 2A: Temporomandibular Disorders: New Insights in Interventional Therapies

3:00-3:45 Plenary 7
Management of the ICR vs JRA in The Pediatric and Adult Patient- Leonard Kaban, MD, DMD

3:45-4:30 Plenary 8
Platelet-Rich Plasma and Stem Cell Therapy in The Management of TMD – Antonia Teruel Castellon, DMD, MS, PhD

4:30-5:15 Plenary 9
Minimally Invasive TMJ Arthroscopic Surgery – Joseph McCain, DMD

5:15—5:30 pm – Panel Discussion

6:15-9:30 pm – Presidents Reception

Saturday, April 30, 2022

7:00-8:00 am
Breakfast Sessions – (Additional Registration Required)
Breakfast Session 4- Nutrition Guidelines for the Patient with TMD/OFP-Paul Durham, PhD
Breakfast Session 5 – Billing/Practice Management – Sherwin Arman, DMD, MPH
Breakfast Session 6 – Cervicogenic Headache: Examination, Diagnosis and Management – Michael Karegeannes, PT, MHSc, LAT, MTC, CFC, CCTT, CMTPT

7:30-8:00 am
Continental Breakfast with Exhibitors & Posters

8:00-5:00 pm
Dental Assistants & Auxiliary Course

Session 2B: Temporomandibular Disorders: New Insights in Interventional Therapies

8:00-8:45 am – Plenary 10
Psychosocial Assessment in Clinical Practice– Corine Visscher, PT, MSc, PhD, CCTT

8:45-9:30 am – Plenary 11
Clinical Reasoning and Decision Making in The Management of Patients with Myofascial Pain– Michele Finnegan, PT, DPT

9:30-9:45 am – Panel Discussion

9:45-10:00 am – Break with Exhibitors & Posters

Session 3: Headache Disorders: New Insights in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management

10:00-10:45 am – Plenary 12
Migraine Pathophysiology and New Pharmacological Approaches in Headache Medicine– Andy Charles, MD, FAHS

10:45-11:30am – Plenary 13
Co-Morbidity of Migraine and Temporomandibular Disorders: From the Clinical Side to The Bench- Simon Akerman, PhD, FAHS

11:30-12:15 – Plenary 14

Headache Management in The Orofacial Pain Setting – Marcela Romero Reyes, DDS. PhD, FAHS

12:15-1:30 pm – Lunch on Your Own
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Lunch and Learns (Additional Registration Required)
Lunch & Learn 4 – Management of the Symptomatic TMJ Post-Surgical Patient – David Keith, BDS, DMD
Lunch & Learn 5 – Better together: Dry needling and Pain Neuroscience Education In Orofacial Pain – Michele Finnegan, PT, DPT
Lunch & Learn 6 – Clinical Insights for the Treatment Planning of the Patient with TMD and Orofacial Pain – Mariela Padilla, DDS, M.Ed

1:30-2:15 pm – Plenary 15
Red flags and Diagnostic Pearls and Pitfalls in Headache Disorders: Clinical Case-Based Session- Jan Hoffmann, MD, PhD

2:15-2:30 pm – Panel Discussion

Session 4: Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain: New Insights in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management

2:30-3:15 pm – Plenary 16
Understanding Trigeminal Neuropathic Pain: Persistent Non-Odontogenic Tooth Pain – Donald Nixdorf, DDS, MS

3:15-3:30 pm – Break with Exhibitors & Posters

3:30-4:15 pm – Plenary 17
Current Pharmacological and Interventional Approaches for the Management of Trigeminal Neuralgia and other Cranial Neuralgias– Paul Mathew, MD, FAHS

4:15-5:00 pm – Plenary 18
Neurosurgical Management of Trigeminal Neuralgia – Jeffrey Schweitzer, MD

5:00-5:15 pm – Panel Discussion

Sunday, May 1, 2022
8:00am-8:30am
Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:00 am
AAOP Poster Winners

Session 5: Sleep: New Insights in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management.

9:00-9:45 am – Plenary 19
Sleep Deficiency and Chronic Pain: Potential Underlying Mechanisms and Clinical Implications- Monika Haack, PhD

9:45-10:30 am – Plenary 20
Sleep Pathophysiology and the Role of Orthognathic Surgery in the Treatment of Sleep Apnea – Edward Lahey, MD, DDS

10:30-11:15 am – Plenary 22
Phenotyping for OSA and Role of Hypoglossal Stimulation – Phillip Huyett, MD, MGH

11:15-12:00 pm – Plenary 23
Diagnostic Pearls and Pitfalls in Dental Sleep Medicine: Clinical Case-Based Session– Amrittej Virk, DMD

12:00-12:15pm – Panel Discussion

12:15 pm – 12:30pm
Closing Remarks and Preview of 2023 Program

PACE CEThe American Academy of Orofacial Pain is a Nationally Approved PACE Program Provider for FAGD/MAGD credit.  Approval does not imply acceptance by any regulatory authority or AGD endorsement. Current Term 1/1/2019 – 12/31/2021, pending approval of AAOP’s renewal application through 12/31/2025.  Provider AGD ID # 218197

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Total credit educational hours being offered at this conference are 27.5 (including core conference, pre-conference workshops, breakfast forums & lunch sessions). The core conference offers 17 CE hours. Each preconference offers an additional 6 CE hours, each breakfast forum provides 1 CE hour and each Lunch and Learn provides 1.5 CE hours. Each attendee should claim only those hours of credit that he/she actually spent in the education. Workshops, breakfast & lunch sessions all require additional registration.