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R. Leslie Arnett, DDS, MS
Professor, Periodontics
School of Dentistry
Other LLU Classes Outside Of Schedule 
Lecture
 
11/2011 ANAT512  one lecture to D1 students on the potential contributory effects of periodontopathogens on various systemic organs and systems. Included, among others, was coronary arterial disease, control and effects in diabetes mellitus, and obstetrical pre-term low birth weight and delivery. Course Director - Kenneth Wright, PhD
7/2010 - 9/2010 PERI624 Moderate Sedation - See PERI624-2009 entry below
7/2009 - 9/2009 PERI 624 Moderate Sedation - See PERI 624 2008 entry below for description. In 2009 course in addition to Lectures # 2 &  6 noted in 2008 I presented Lecture # 3 (which was lectures # 3 & 4 in 2008) Inhalation Sedation and #8 Emergency Preparation and Management. Further as noted in 2008 I supervised the Lab session on "Venipuncture" and in 2009 also supervised the lab session on "Nitrous Oxide Technique and Monitoring Equipment"
9/2008 - 12/2008 DNHY435 Special Topics in Periodontal Therapy - Course Director  This course is designed to familiarize the student with  1. Non-surgical therapy and Reevaluation, 2. Systemic conditions and Periodontal disease, 3. Surgical therapy and Periodontal maintenance, 4. Dental implants, 5. Radiographic analysis of the periodontium, 6.Chemical agents in periodontal care, 7. Trauma from occlusion, Orthodontic therapy and periodontal disease, 8. Microbes, 9. Periodontal emergencies and Chart documentation, and 10.Iatrogenic causes and restorative considerations.
7/2008 - 9/2008 PERI 624 Moderate Sedation - 60 hour didactic preparatory course fulfilling part of the requirements in qualifying for the "Conscious Sedation Permit" in the State of California (and elsewhere). Presented lectures #1-Sedation montoring and lecture #6-Venipuncture also Co-supervised the laboratory session on "Nitrous Oxide Technique and Monitoring Equipment" and Supervised the 2 laboratory sessions on "Venipuncture".
4/2008 - 6/2008 DNHY 405  Introduction to Periodontics - Course Director - This course is designed to familiarize the student with : 1.Macro & micriscopic anatomy of the periodontium, 2. Pathogenesis of periodontitis, 3. Etiology of periodontal disease: Plaque and calculus, 4.Systemic risk factors, 5. Host response, 6.Local environmental risk factors, 7. Classification of periodontal diseases and conditions, 8. Gingival diseases, 9. Periodontitis, and 10. Clinical periodontal assessment & radiographic analysis of the periodontium.
Course Director
9/2007 - 12/2007 DNHY 435  Special Topics in Periodontal Therapy - Course Director
3/2007 - 6/2007 DNHY405 - Introduction to Periodontics - Course Director
This course is designed to help Dental Hygiene students understand: 1. The microscopicand gross anatomy of the periodontium in health and disease 2. The etiology, microbiology, and pathogenesis of periodontal disease 3. The relationship of dental plaque to periodontal disease and the formation of plaque and calculus 4. The host response to bacterial plaque 5. Systemic and local environmental risk factors for periodontitis 6. The gingival and periodontal disease process and current classification of periodontitis 7. The various forms of periodontitis The course consists of 10 lectures of 2 hour duration each.
7/2006 - 8/2006 IDPP 754 Clinical Periodontics - Course Director
Covered the following topics: 1. Selected Subjects in Initial Periodontal Therapy 2. Antimicrobial Therapy in Periodontics 3. Phase Contrast Micropscopy in Periodontics 4. Periodontal Surgery 5. Electrosurgery 6. Comprehensive Periodontal Therapy 7. Semester Review 2 hours for each lecture Also given 01/23/06
Clinical Supervision
 
7/2007 - Present Clinical Supervision
Includes Clinical supervision in Periodontics for Predoctoral and Postdoctoral students. Clinical supervision and oversight of Postdoctoral Residents in Intravenous Moderate Sedation (Periodontics, Endodontics, Impalntology, Prosthodontics) in preparation for Conscious Sedation Permit issued by The Dental Board.
Interactive Teaching
 
7/2008 - 8/2008 DNES718 Communications & Interpersonal Relationships  - Served as resource DDS for Dr. Wm. Hooker in this course designed to enhance Clinical and personal communications. Extra emphasis was placed on inter-racial and gender concerns while communicating in a clinical setting.
7/2004 - 6/2012

Clinical Faculty


Oversee clinical therapy in IDP, Pre-Doctoral, & Post- Doctoral Periodontics / Supervise Conscious sedation in IDP and Post Doc Periodontics 32hrs/week
Administrative Teaching Roles
 
9/2013 - 12/2013

DNHY435 - Special Topics in Periodontal Therapy - See DNHY435 2012 below

7/2013 - 9/2013

DNHY405PD  Introduction to Periodontics (Palm Desert AS Program)  - SeeDNHY405PD  below

7/2013 - 9/2013

Peri624 - Moderate Sedation- See Peri624 2012 below

3/2013 - 6/2013

DNHY405 Intro to Periodontics - See DNHY405 2013 below

9/2012 - 12/2012

DNHY435 - Special Topics in Periodontal Therapy     See DNHY435  2011 below

7/2012 - 9/2012

DNHY405PD Introduction to Periodontics(Palm Desert)  -  See DNHY405 2011 below

3/2012 - 6/2012 DNHY405 - Introduction to Periodontics - Course Director -See DNHY405 2011 below
9/2011 - 12/2011

DNHY435 - Special Topics in Periodontics - Course Director - See DNHY435 - 2009 Below - Personal lectures include: Course Introduction, Non-surgical Therapy and Reevaluation, Radiographic Analysis of the Periodontium, Trauma from Occlusion, Orthodontic Therapy and Periodontal Disease. "Microbes",  and Chemical Agents in Periodontal Care.

7/2011 - 9/2011 PERI624 Moderate Sedation -See PERI624 - 2009 entry below
4/2011 - 6/2011 DNHY405 - Introduction to Periodontics - Course Director -See DNHY405 - 2010 below. Personal lectures include: Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease, Etiology of Periodontal Disease, Systemic Risk Factors, Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions, Gingival Diseases, and Periodontitis.
10/2010 - 12/2010 DNHY435 - Special Topics in Periodontics - Course Director -  See DNHY435 2009 below
4/2010 - 6/2013

DNHY405 - Introduction to Periodontics - Course Director - see DNHY405 - 2008 below

10/2009 - 12/2009 DNHY435 - Special Topics in Periodontal Therapy -Course Director - See DNHY435 2008 below
3/2009 - 6/2009 DNHY405 - Introduction to Periodontics -Course Director - See DNHY405 2008 below