How Teeth Really Move: 
emerging trends in biology, biomechanics, genetics, pharmacology, and physiology



Thank you for your interest in the New-Conn Orthodontic Foundation's 24th Biennial Seminar. The 2012 event will be held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in White Plains, NY on April 13th and April 14th. We have put together an esteemed group of speakers and panelists.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Friday, April 13th - Saturday, April 14th, 2012

66 Hale Avenue, White Plains, NY
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8:30 - 9:00 AM DR. DOROTHY WHALEN & DR. VINCENT G. KOKICH
  Introductory Comments

9:00 - 9:55 AM DR. ANNE MARIE KUIJPERS-JAGTMAN
  Forces & Rate of Tooth Movement Part I 

10:00 - 10:55 AM  DR. JAMES ZAHROWSKI
  Pharmacological Effects on Tooth Movement

10:55 - 11:15 AM Refreshment Break

11:15 - 12:15 PM DRS. THOMAS & WILLIAM WILCKO
  Accelerated Tooth Movement Using Alveolar Decortications: What Really Happens? Part I

12:15 - 1:15 PM Lunch

1:30 - 2:30 PM DR. JAMES HARTSFIELD
  What do Genes Have to do With Tooth Movement?

2:30 - 3:25 PM DR. RODRIGO VIECILLI
  Optimizing Tooth Movement & Minimizing Root Resorption in Everyday Clinical Practice: How can Biomechanics Help You? Part I 

3:30-4:15 PM Panel Discussion & Questions

4:30-5:15 PM No-Host Cocktails





Moderator:
VINCENT G. KOKICH, DDS, MSD

Speakers and Panelists:
JAMES K. HARTSFIELD JR., DMD, MS, MMSC, PHD
ANNE MARIE KUIJPERS-JAGTMAN, DDS, PHD
BIRTE MELSEN, DDS, DR ODONT
RODRIGO F. VIECILLI, DDS, PHD
THOMAS WILCKO, DDS
WILLIAM WILCKO, DDS, MS
JAMES J. ZAHROWSKI, DMD, MS, PHARMD


PROGRAM, SATURDAY, APRIL 14TH

8:45 - 9:00 AM DR. DOROTHY WHALEN & DR. VINCENT G. KOKICH
  Remarks

9:00 - 10:00 AM DR. JAMES HARTSFIELD
  Genetic Factors and Root Resorption, Is it All About Mechanics?

10:00 - 10:20 AM Refreshment Break

10:20 - 11:00 AM DR. ANNE MARIE KUIJPERS-JAGTMAN
  Forces & Rate of Tooth Movement Part II

11:00 - 12:15 PM DRS. THOMAS & WILLIAM WILCKO
  Accelerated Tooth Movement Using Alveolar Decortications: What Really Happens? Part II

12:15 - 1:30 PM Lunch

1:30 - 2:45 PM DR. BIRTE MELSEN
  How Has the Spectrum of Orthodontics Changed Over the Past Decades?

2:45 - 3:30 PM DR. RODRIGO VIECILLI
  Optimizing Tooth Movement & Minimizing Root Resorption in Everyday Clinical Practice: How can Biomechanics Help You? Part II

3:30 - 4:15 PM Panel Discussion & Questions

4:15 - 4:30 PM DR. VINCENT G. KOKICH
Seminar Overview
What have we learned?