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Edward Ko, DDS
Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Professional Development    Classes
  •  Trouble Shooting Removable Complete and Partial Dentures,  Mark Estey, DDS, LLUSD 10-12-2014 ( 10/2014 )
     
  •  Colloquium: Giving the Learners a Memorable Experience That They Will Remember and Will Impact Their Behavior (Part II), LLU, 9-19-2014. ( 9/2014 )
     
  •  Faculty Calibration Removable Prosthodontics Take 3, Mark Estey, DDS,  LLUSD, 6-5-2014 ( 6/2014 )
     
  • Laser Course, Dr. Adrian Mobilia on August 8, 2013 (12:00-1:00pm) and August 22, 2013 (12:00-1:00pm).  LLUSD ( 8/2013 )
  • Hot Topics in Infection Control and the California Dental Practice Act, March 3, 2013, LLUSD ( 3/2013 )
  • Basic LIfe Support-CPR, Life Support Education, LLU ( 2/2013 )
  • Bioethics Grand Round: The Moral Challenges A New Health Professional May Face, Alvin Rosenblum, DDS, LLUSD ( 2/2013 )
  • Professionalism in 140 Characters: Health Care Provider and Online Social Network,  Gabriel E. Boeslet, MD,MA  LLUSD ( 2/2012 )
  • 2011 Annual Faculty Colloquium, Advances in Digital Education, LLU ( 9/2011 )
  • Cerec Training II,  Dr. Richard P. Fox, Sirona, LLUSD ( 7/2011 )
  • Composite, Better, Faster, Easier   Dr. James Hamilton, LLUSD ( 4/2011 )
  • California Dental Practice Act and Infection Control, LLUSD ( 3/2011 )
  • BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR & AED) Program, LLU ( 2/2011 )
  • Dental Ceramics: Success By Design, Nadin Z. Baba, LLUSD ( 12/2010 )
  • Cerec Training I, LLUSD ( 11/2010 )
  • Soft Tissue Use in Dentistry, LLUSD ( 9/2010 )
  • Gold Foil, Don B. Henry,   LLUSD ( 9/2010 )
  • Tobacco Dependence Education (TDE), LLUSD, Margie Arnette, MS, June 25, 2010. (2 hours) ( 6/2010 )
  •  Whatever Happen to Cariology?  Dr. Brian Novy, LLUSD, March 7, 2010 ( 3/2010 )
     
  •  Color in Dentistry, Dr. Rade Paravina, LLUSD, February 18, 2010 ( 2/2010 )
     
  •  CAD/CAM Lecture and Demonstration, LLUSD, January 5, 2010 ( 1/2010 )
     
  •  Team Communication and Practice Management (Boot Camp), LLUSD.  December 3-4, 2009. ( 12/2009 )
     
  •  Porcelain Veneers, Raymond L. Bertolotti, DDS, PhD.  LLUSD, 12-14-09, 2 hours ( 12/2009 )
     
  •  Infectious Control and California Dental Practice, E. Eugene Rathburn, DDS, PhD and Bette Robbin, DDS, JD.  11-15-2009, LLUSD ( 11/2009 )
     
  •  Dentistry 101 on Every Day Basis, Pierre Broudnas, DMD, MSD.  LLUSD.  10-25-09. ( 10/2009 )
     
  •  Direct Resin Veneers Hands On, Dr. Gerald Denehvy, LLUSD ( 4/2009 )
     
  • BLS/CPR & AED Health Care Provider, LLU Life Support Education                                                 ( 2/2009 )
  • The Dawn of New Era of Microscopic Dentistry, LLUSD,  Assad F. Mora, DDS, MSD, FACP.  Institute of Microscopic Dentistry.                 Santa Barbara, California.  ( 1/2009 )
  • The Dentist''s Role in Tobacco Cessation, Captain Larry N. Willian, DDS, MAGD, ABGD, LLUSD ( 9/2008 )
     
  • "We Just Don''t Speak the Same Language..." - LLU Research Education, J.R. Krausz, JD, CIP, CCRP ( 5/2008 )
     
  • Tobacco Dependence Treatment: Teaching Faculty to Empower Future Dental Practitioners, LLUSD ( 4/2008 )
  • Success in Dentistry comes from ot only Clinical Expertise, but excellence with people and in practice management, Dr. Steve J. Anderson.  LLUSD ( 3/2008 )
  • Operative Course II, Dr. Douglass Roberts, LLUSD ( 2/2008 )
  • Operative II Course, (02-01-08), Dr. Baba, LLUSD  ( 2/2008 )
     
  • Operative II Course, (01-18-08), Dr. Baba, LLUSD  ( 1/2008 )
     
  • Operative II Course, (01-25-08),Dr. Baba, LLUSD  ( 1/2008 )
     
  • Spanish for the Dental Professional LLUSD ( 3/2007 - 6/2007 )
  • Conflict of Interest in Research LLUSD ( 4/2007 )
  • Acknowledgement of Trainning to Rescue the Rise of Surgical Fires LLUSD-SCD ( 4/2007 )
  • Biofilm Disruption: Technology that supports Overall Health, Philips Oral healthcare, LLUSD ( 8/2006 )
  • Digital Radiology Training LLUSD ( 7/2006 )
  Seminars and Conferences
  • Hot Topic in INfection Control and California Law,   LLUSD   9-21-2014 Bette Robin, DDS, JP,  Nancy Dewhirst, RDH, BS. ( 9/2014 )
     
  •  Colloquium:  How to Ultilize Brain and Cognitive Mechanism Training (Part I),  LLU,  9-19-2014 ( 9/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD, 8-4-2014 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  8-7-2014 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  8-11-2018 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  8-14-2014 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD   8-18-2014 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD   8-21-2014 ( 8/2014 )
     
  •  Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM Dentistry, Dr. Ivy Choi, LLUSD,  7-7-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •  Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  7-10-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  7-14-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  7-17-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: ODRP Restoration Interdepartment Training, Dr. Heidi Christensen, LLUSD,  7-21-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •  Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  7-28-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •   Faculty Calibration: CAD/CAM (Cerec), LLUSD,  7-28-2014 ( 7/2014 )
     
  •  Biomechanical Research Strategies for Individualization Orthodontic Treatment, Dr. Rodrigo Viecilli, Faculty Advance Seminar, LLUSD, 6-13-2014 ( 6/2014 )
     
  •  Indirect Restoration (Faculty Calibration),  Ron Forde, DDS   LLUSD,  5-1-2014. ( 5/2014 )
     
  •  Removable Prosthodontics Competency Exam Calibration, Mark Estey, LLUSD  5-12-2014 ( 5/2014 )
     
  •  Universal Materials for Direct Restoratuibs: Adhesive, Composites and Finishing & Polishing, Dr. Dunsbar, LLUSD,  5-29-2014 ( 5/2014 )
     
  •  Direct Restoration (Faculty Calibration), Ron Forde, DDS, LLUSD    4-14-2014 ( 4/2014 )
     
  •  Esthetic Dentry: Key to Success, Gerald Kugel, DMD, MS, PhD, LLUSD,  4-27-204 ( 4/2014 )
     
  •  Operative Dentistry Calibration Take 2, Dan Tan, DDS, LLUSD, 3-3-2014 ( 3/2014 )
     
  •  Fixed Prosthodontics Calibration Take 3, Gary Golden, DDS,  LLUSD ( 3/2014 )
     
  •  Modern Practice of Fixed Prosthodontics, Steven M Morgano, DMD, LLUSD,   3-16-2014 ( 3/2014 )
     
  • Restorative Materials: What, Where, When, How.  Dr. Charles Wakefield, LLUSD, 2-9-2014. ( 2/2014 )
     
  • Student Research Symposium, LLUSD, 2-18-2014 ( 2/2014 )
     
  •  Prosthodontics Calibration Take 1,  Mark Estey, DDS, LLUSD,  2-8-2014 ( 2/2014 )
     
  •  Unraveling the Web of Science, Doug Nguyen, LLUFaculty Development Showcase, 2-25-2014 ( 2/2014 )
     
  •  The Cochrane Collaboration, Tara Hacsj Horvath, MA, LLU Faculty Development Showcase, 2-25-2014 ( 2/2014 )
     
  •  Aging Curriculum Dental Case Management, Sue Spackman, DDS, LLU Faculty Development Showcase, LLUSD, 2-25-2014 ( 2/2014 )
     
  • Periodontic Instuction, Dr. Yoon Kim.  LLUSD (FDO/CDO Providers) on October 2, 2013 (Munch and Learn 5:30-7:30pm) ( 10/2013 )
  • Product and Procedure Update, Dr. Tim Dunbar,  3M ESPE, LLUSD, 8-22-2013 ( 8/2013 )
  • Student Research Symposium, Clinical Category, February 19, 2013, LLUSD ( 2/2013 )
  • Student Research Symposium, Laboratory Category, February 20, 2013, LLUSD ( 2/2013 )
  • Student Research Symposium, Education Category, February 21, 2013, LLUSD ( 2/2013 )
  • 2012 Annual Faculty Colloqium, Centennial Complex, Damazo Theatre, LLU, September 20, 2012 ( 9/2012 )
  • Student Research Presentation, March 15, 2012, LLUSD ( 3/2012 )
  • Reflection as a Way to Learn and Change, Dr. Beverly Wood, SM, LLU, "Brain-Base Learning",  February 21, 2012, Faculty Development Showcase Week ( 2/2012 )
  • EndNote, Gurmeer Sehgal, Librarian, LLU,  "Brain-Base Learning",  February 21, 2012, Faculty Development Showcase Week ( 2/2012 )
  • Particpatory Action Research: Engaging Students in Studying their Process of Learning, Dr. Carmen Knudson-Martin, SST, "Brain-Base Learning",  February 21, 2012, Faculty Development Showcase Week ( 2/2012 )
  • Learner-Centered Education: Pedagogy vs. Androgogy, Dr. Larry Loo, SM; Dr. Tammi Thomas, SM, "Brain-Base Learning",  February 23, 2012, Faculty Development Showcase Week ( 2/2012 )
  • Faculty and Student Presentation, Faculty Advance Seminar, LLUSD ( 6/2011 )
  • Student Research Presentation 2011, LLUSD ( 3/2011 )
  • Esthetic Dentistry: Faculty Advance   Speaker: Lane Thomsen, DDS, MS ( 3/2011 )
  •  Clinical Updates Faculty Advanced Seminiar, LLUSD, 4.0 hours, April 1, 2010   ( 4/2010 )
  • Composite – Better, Faster and Easier with the Custom Matrix Technique, Dr. Tim Hamilton, LLUSD,3.0 Hours, April 9, 2010                                                                                                                  ( 4/2010 )
  •  Faculty Advance - Clinical Reports, LLUSD 6-19-09 ( 6/2009 )
     
  •  Team Learning in Dental Education, ADEA, Phoenix, AZ, 3-15-09 ( 3/2009 )
     
  •  That''''s Edutainment Using Humor or Media and Gamming to Enhance Clinical Learning, ADEA, Phoenix, AZ. 3-15-09 ( 3/2009 )
     
  •  A Practical Guide for Finding in the Evidence for Clinical Decision Making, ADEA, Phoenix, AZ  3-16-09 ( 3/2009 )
     
  •  Clinical Teaching in the Undergraduate Dental Clinic, ADEA, Phoenix, AZ 3-17-09 ( 3/2009 )
     
  •  Does Denture Quality Affect Oral-Health-Related Quality of Life?, ADEA, Phoenix, AZ 3-15-09 ( 3/2009 )
     
  • Periodontal Regeneration?  A Goal for Preservation of Teeth,  LLUSD, Dr.  Yoon Jeong Kim ( 2/2009 )
  • Allergies in the Dental Practice Including the Dental Contact Series,   LLUSD,  Curt Hamann, MD ( 2/2009 )
  • Patient Treatment and Diagnosis, Behavior and Medical Management of Tobacco, Dr. David Sachs, Faculty Advance Seminar, LLUSD. ( 9/2008 )
  • Implant-Periodontal Esthetic Symposium, LLUSD ( 9/2008 )
  • Success in Dentistry - Dr. James Libby, LLUSD ( 5/2008 )
  • Key Educator Conference, Ultradent, Jordon, Utah ( 4/2008 )
  • Publishing Your Manuscript - A JDR Prespective, AADR Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas ( 4/2008 )
  • Using Custom Matrix Techniquest to achieve composite. Better, Fast, Easier Dr. Tim Hamilton, University of Michigan, LLUSD ( 3/2008 )
  • Veneers: Failures and uccesses, Dr. Nasser Barghi, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Communicating Excellence, Dr. Marc B. Cooper, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Major Shifts in Clinical Dentistry and Changes in Dental Ethics, Dr. Gordon J. Christensen, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Virtual Dentistry, Dr. Steve Schmitt, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Excellence Award ? Achieving Excellence in teaching clinical dentistry, Dr. William A. Gregory, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Thirty Six table clinics presented by 36 clinicians on various topics pertinent to Clincial Operative Dentistry, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Factors Related to the Longevity of the Tooth/Restoration Complex, Dr. Terry Donovan, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Imperceptible Anterior Direct Resin Composite Restorations, Dr. Marcos Vargas, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Placing Dental Composites - A stressful Experience, Dr. Jack Ferracane, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • The Hollenback Prize: Excellence in Research, Dr. Mathilda Tilly Peters, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Modern Management of Caries Lesion, Dr. Nigel Pitts, AOD ( 2/2008 )
  • Education Conference and Faire 2008, Creating Effective Learning Environments, LLU Faculty Development Committee (9 Hours) ( 2/2008 )
  • A Contemporary Approach to Fixed Prosthodontics, Dr. Charles Goodacre, LLUSD ( 10/2007 )
  • A 26 Year Case Study of Tooth Wear, Dr. Parnell Taylor LLUSD Faculty Advance Seminar ( 9/2007 )
  • Fractographic Failure Analyses of Tooth Restorations, Dr. Janet Quinn LLUSD ( 9/2007 )
  • The Effect of Residual Gutta Percha on the Retention of Prefabricated Posts Using Four Different Cements, Dr. Saeda Basta, LLUSD ( 9/2007 )
  • LANAP Minimally Invasive Pocket Surgery, Dr. Ray Yukna WCMID ( 8/2007 )
  • Non-Invasive Dentistry-Understanding Dental Caries, Dr. Steve Steinberg WCMID ( 8/2007 )
  • Reaching Beyond the Bristles: Technology that Supports Overall Health, LLUSD Donna Brogan, RDH, Philips Sonicare. ( 8/2007 )
  • Evidence Based Minimally Invasive Dentistry, Dr.John Featherstone WCMID, San Diego, CA ( 8/2007 )
  • Detoxification of Lipopolysaccharide by Endodontic Sealers and Calcium Hydroxide LLUSD Dr. Dominic Cote?s Thesis (Endodontic Department) ( 5/2007 )
  • Life-Saver CPR Life Saver - CPR, LLUSD Edwin W. Ettinghausen ( 2/2007 )
  • Using Custom Matrix Techniquest to achieve composite. Better, Fast, Easier, Dr. Tim Hamelton, University of Michigan. ( 1/2007 )
  • Tooth Anatomy and Dental Implants, the Missing Link, LLUSD, Dr. Ali Fakhry. ( 12/2006 )
  • Clinical Research at LLUSD: Faculty Advance Seminar, LLUSD ( 12/2006 )
  • 11-17-06 Optimal Dentistry Seminar, The Pankey Institute, Dr. Lee A. Brady, Dr. Gary M. DeWood. Santa Monica, CA. ( 11/2006 )
  • Infection Control and California Dental Practice Act, LLUSD, W. Eugene Rathburn, DDS, PhD; Betty Robin, DDS, JD ( 10/2006 )
  • The Christensen Bottom Line 2006 Part I, ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Gordon J. Christiansen, DDS, MSD, PhD ( 10/2006 )
  • The Christensen Bottom Line 2006 Part II, ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Gordon J. Christiansen, DDS, MSD, PhD; ( 10/2006 )
  • A New Paradigm in Dentistry: MetalFree Posterior Indirect Inlays, Crowns And Full Partial Dentures, ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Gordon J. Christiansen, DDS, MSD, PhD; Dr. Ruiz ( 10/2006 )
  • Bruised, Broken, And Bedeviled Teeth: Managing Traumatic Dental Injries, ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Anthony J. Diangelis, DMD, MPH ( 10/2006 )
  • The Aesthetic Dimension: Making Function Beautiful, (AM & PM),ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Irwin Becker, DDS; Steven Ratcliff, DDS; Lee Ann Brady, DDS ( 10/2006 )
  • Managing Aesthetic Dilemmas, Part I, ADA 2006, Las Vegas, Gregory A. Kinzer, DDS, MSD; Vincent O Kokich, Jr., DDS ( 10/2006 )
  • Novel Test for Caries Risk: Revelation & Exploitation of Scientific Relationship, LLUSD, Dr. Paul C. Denny, Ph D, University of Southern California ( 10/2006 )
  • New Concepts in impression making for the edentulous patient, LLUSD Dr. Joe Massad ( 9/2006 )
  • Patrick M. Lloyd, DDS, MS, Riding The Age Wave: Caring for Dentistry? Most Expansive Market. LLUSD ( 8/2006 )
  • Dr. Ken Malament, A Perspective in Esthetic Dentistry and Prosthodontics, LLUSD ( 6/2006 )
  • Caries Risk Assessment: A Standardof Practice for Caries Prvention/C.E. LLUSD ( 6/2006 )
  • Best Practices Seminar: Experience Pankey in Your Own Backyard. The Pankey Institute, Dr. Lee A. Brady, Dr. Gary M. DeWood. Santa Monica, CA ( 5/2006 )
  • Jamie L. Lozada,DDS, Loma Linda Symposia Track. "Predictable Treatment Guidelines for Immediate Implant Placement." California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Brian P. Black, DDS, Loma Linda Symposia Track. "Caries Risk Assessment" California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Richard A. Young, DDS, Loma Linda Symposia Track. "Initial Exam and Digital Photography." California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Holli C. Riter, DDS, Loma Linda Symposia Track. "Conservative Restoration of Poserior Interproximal Carious Lesions." California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Sean S. Lee, DDS, Loma Linda Symposia Track. "Diagnosis and Treatment of Halitosis." California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Edward S. Ko, DDS (Speaker), Loma Linda Symposia Track. "It Pays To Do A Good Temporary (Interim) Restoration." California Dental Association Spring Scientific Session. Anaheim Convention Center. ( 4/2006 )
  • Contemporary Restorative Options for Pediatric Patients, Kenneth Troutman, DDS,MPH, UCLA, LLUSD ( 2/2006 )
  • It Pays to do a Good Temporary (Interim) Restoration! Edward KO, DDS (Speaker) LLUSD Alumni Student Convention. ( 2/2006 )
  • California Law and Infection Control, LLUSD ( 12/2005 )
  • Composite Advances in Dental Materials, Truth, Myths & Consequences, Dr. Byoung In Suh, BISCO,LLUSD ( 10/2005 )
  • Tooth Preparation Procedures, Dr. Charles Goodacre. LLUSD ( 10/2005 )
  • Conservative Aesthetic Dental Treatments, Dr. James R. Dunn, TCDS ( 10/2005 )
  • Digital Photography (Dental ), Dr. James R. Dunn, TCDS ( 10/2005 )
  • Practice Management of Caries: Recognise, Rejuvinate and Repair, Dr. Hien Ngo, LLUSD ( 10/2005 )
  • Leadership Training and Board Excellence, Robert C Harris, LAE., California Dental Association, Los Angeles, California ( 9/2005 )
  • Research Seminar:Stain Resistance of Dental Resin Composite, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
  • Levin: Building the High Powered Dental Team, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
  • Levin Group Training for Faculty, Owings Mills, Maryland ( 6/2005 )
  • Levin: Option in Patient Finance, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
  • Levin: The Production of Hygiene Department, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
  • Levin: High Impact Schedule, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
     
  • Levin: Definitive Case Presentation and Increase Acceptance, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
     
  • Faculty Advance Seminar, Update in Case Presentation, LLUSD ( 6/2005 )
  • Dental Implant: Fabricate Radiographic & Surgical Templates, LLUSD ( 5/2005 )
  • BCLS/CPR "C" - Health Care Provider, Life Saver Systems, LLUSD ( 3/2005 - 5/2005 )
  • Faculty Advance Seminar: Latest Technologies for Dental Treatment, LLUSD ( 12/2004 )
     
  • Recent Advances in Role of Chronic Inflammation in Oral & Systemic Health, LLUSD ( 11/2004 )
     
  • Esthetic Dental Treatment & Materials, LLUSD ( 11/2004 )
  • Contemporary Restorative Technique with State of Art, Bauhinia Dental Limited, Hong Kong ( 4/2004 )
     
  Post-doc Training
  • The Annual Implant Dentistry Study Club, LLUSD/AAID MaxiCourse ( 3/2008 - 12/2008 )
  •  Implant Dentistry Study Club LLUSD/AAID, MaxiCourse Distance Learning Online Sessions ( 3/2008 - 12/2008 )
     
  • Hospital Dentistry Residency - Hospital Dentistry, Loma Linda University Medical Center  ( 7/1985 - 6/1986 )
  Special Projects
  •  Develop New PATP cases for the WREB-Q Examination.  (Powerpoint Presentation)   ( 11/2008 - 7/2009 )
     To help Dr. Douglass Roberts, Chair, Restorative Department to develop a portfolio of patient cases.
  • Efficacy of Microwave Sterilization of Gypsum Casts (Poster Presentation), AADR Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas ( 4/2008 )