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Periodontal Regeneration: What’s in your Toolbox?


September 16, 2020


2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto ON

3 CE Credits Course Description: The regeneration of tooth-supporting structures which have been lost as a consequence of periodontal diseas...

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Adverse Events and Patient Safety Incidents. Be Prepared! (3 Core 1 CE Credits)

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Course Description

The Professional Liability Program provides malpractice protection and risk management advice to Ontario dentists.  In this presentation, PLP staff will provide information about PLP and the services it provides, describes the law of dental negligence, and offer guidance on how to avoid common errors leading to claims for malpractice.


Course Objectives:

1.       Understand the objectives and features of the dental malpractice protection provided by PLP.

2.       Describe the elements of dental negligence. 

3.       Identify situations that may lead to legal actions against dentists.



Dr. Hong received his DDS from the University of Toronto with honours in 1983.  After graduation, he worked in public health, and started a general practice in Toronto.  He also worked at Sunnybrook Hospital as a Staff Dentist for over 30 years. He continues in clinical practice, and teaches dental students at U of T.

Dr. Hong began working for the College on a part-time basis in 2001 as a Monitoring Officer in PCRA, and joined PLP as the Senior Dental Consultant in 2016.


Lauren Morrison graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2006. She worked in private practice for over 10 years and now works as Legal Advisor with the Professional Liability Program of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. 

Mr. Lachapelle graduated from Seneca with High Honours in Legal Administration in 1987.  He received an Alternate Dispute Resolution certificate from the University of Windsor Law School and consolidated his credentials though management courses with the Insurance Institute of Ontario and private educational facilities.

After 7 years as a paralegal at a downtown Toronto law firm specializing in defence work, Mr. Lachapelle joined the Professional Liability Program of the RCDSO in 1994 as Claims Examiner.  He advanced to Claims Supervisor and Senior Professional Liability Advisor before assuming the role of Manager of the Program.



Tuesday June 4th, 2019, 05:30pm - 09:00pm


$149.00 plus taxes


2300 Yonge Street, Suite 901, Toronto ON


Please register online with us at Should you have any problems please email or call 1-877-920-7223. If you are a PACE Member please use your coupon code to receive the 50% discount on all Hands on programs and 100% discount on all lectures. Should you not know what coupon code to use please contact us and we can resend all codes.
Please note that PACE cancellation policy does not give refunds unless your cancellation is received in writing 72 hours before the program is to take place if it is a lecture and 10 Business days prior for all hands on programs due to nature of those programs.

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