ce practical course

UAB’s Office of Continuing Dental Education provides educational curriculum that actively engages the learner in acquiring new information and skills. School of Dentistry faculty respond proactively to changing and advancing technology in dentistry by offering education programs which provide the skills needed to maintain and enhance clinical competency. CE is an excellent opportunity to promote good will as well as provide outstanding educational programs to our community.


  • To provide relevant dental courses and continual academic information for the dental profession.
  • To educate and train the dental professional to achieve higher levels of skills and knowledge.
  • To provide dental professionals in Alabama with courses required for license renewal.
  • To present outstanding programs by clinicians with expertise in their respective fields, including important controversial subjects of interest to the dental profession.


The purpose of UAB Continuing Dental Education is to provide university-sponsored opportunities for lifelong learning. Our continuing dental education programs are a service that UAB School of Dentistry provides to meet the CE needs of our graduates and the profession of dentistry within the state of Alabama and surrounding areas. The office provides educational opportunities for dental health care professionals which meet requirements set by the Alabama Board of Dental Examiners.