Dentist By 1 Interprofessional Program Series - Agenda & Speaker Bios

September 11 in Mattoon

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Date and Time:
Friday, September 11, 2015
11:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Lunch will be provided.

Lake Land College, Rooms Web Hall 081 (lunch) and College Theatre LL02 101 (presentation)
5001 Lake Land Blvd.
Mattoon, IL 61938

CEU/CME Credits*:
4 CEU credits for dental professionals; CME credits for medical professionals.

Douglas County Health Department
Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics
Lake Land College

Speaker Bios

Lance Lambert, DDS, Board Certified Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Lambert is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. In addition to founding his private dental practice over 25 years ago, he taught over 28 years in the Postgraduate Pediatric Dental Residency Program at UIC. Dr. Lambert has published scientific papers on pediatric dental sedation, and taught numerous courses on caring for children with special needs, and the use of nitrous oxide sedation in dentistry. Dr. Lambert served on the Board of Directors for the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and as president of the Illinois chapter of American Academy of Pediatric Dentists.

Amy J. Leifheit, M.D., Pediatrician, Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center

Dr. Leifheit is a board-certified pediatrician and has been practicing at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, Ill., since 2010. At Sarah Bush, Dr. Leifheit is the chair of pediatrics and has both inpatient and outpatient responsibilities. She is also an adjunct professor at the University of Illinois College of Medicine and provides clinical training to medical students completing their pediatric clinical rotations. Amy completed her medical residency in pediatrics at Loyola University Health System in Maywood, Ill., after receiving a medical degree from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 2007 and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2003. Dr. Leifheit is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association.

*This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the Illinois Chapter (ICAAP). The American Academy of Pediatrics is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The AAP designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity is acceptable for a maximum of 4.0 AAP credits. These credits can be applied toward the AAP CME/CPD Award available to Fellows and Candidate Members of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

The American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit from organizations accredited by ACCME. Physician assistants may receive a maximum of 4.0 hours of Category 1 credit for completing this program.

This program is accredited for 4.0 NAPNAP CE contact hours of which 0 contain pharmacology (Rx), (0 related to psychopharmacology) (0 related to controlled substances), content per the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) Continuing Education Guidelines.