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5-Night Banff CME AWAY® Resort

The Moose Hotel & Suites

DentistryDomestic ViolenceOncologyPsychiatry

From August 22nd, 2021 - August 27th, 2021

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Faculty & CME Details

Dr. David Clark

Dr. David Clark



About The Speaker

Dr. Clark is the former Clinic Director of Dental Services at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences in Whitby, Ontario.  He is currently an Instructor in Dentistry, Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He is also a part-time clinical instructor in the Dental Hygiene Program at Durham College, Oshawa, Ontario.

He obtained his DDS at the University of Toronto in 1976 and his MSc. in Oral Pathology in 1986. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, the Pierre Fauchard Academy and Academy of Dentistry International. He received the Award of Distinction from the Academy of Dentistry International in 2015 for his dedication and contributions to the field of Continuing Dental Education. He received the Award of Merit from the Ontario Dental Association in 2016.

His hospital-based practice was devoted to the general dental care of individuals undergoing primary care for various forms of psychiatric illness often co-existing with other medically compromising conditions.

Dr. Frank Stechey

Dr. Frank Stechey



About The Speaker

Dr. Frank Stechey, a general dentist in Hamilton, Ontario; a Treatment Coordinator and Restorative Instructor at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry and George Brown College; Past President of the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry plus Ontario’s provincial dental regulatory body, the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO). With interests in both ‘forensic’ & ‘sports’ dentistry for over 40 years, he has dealt with cases of product liability, victim (child, spousal, domestic violence, senior, human trafficking) abuse, mass disaster training & response, homicides & various aspects of victim identification. Of 256 forensic dentists who volunteered & responded in New York City at the World Trade Center (9/11) disaster, Dr. Stechey was the first of only 10 “foreign” dentists (and only Canadian) invited to join New York City’s dental identification team. He help establish a medical-dental clinic at Hamilton’s Children’s Aid Society, dealing with abused children under 16 years of age and was its first Dental Director. He is a qualified Court expert witness and recognized as a Fellow in eight dental & professional organizations including the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, Academy of Dentistry International, Pierre Fauchard Academy & the International College of Dentists.

CME Topics

Forensic Dentistry, Domestic Violence, Oral Cancer and HPV and Psychiatric Illness and Dentistry: Challenges for Oral Care

This course is designed for dentists, family physicians, specialists, all allied multi-disciplinary health care professions & staff treating patients / clients in their respective disciplines. The aim is to provide evidence-based material, with practical and relevant clinical pearls easily implemented into all health care based medical or dental practices for the benefit of mutual patients within any multi-disciplinary health care profession. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs Assessment to assist the faculty with the development of their presentations.

Dr. Clark

  • Oral Cancer: Why is a diagnosis still often too late?
  • Clinical Oral Pathology: “Lumps and Bumps”
  • “Stick out your tongue”: What your tongue can reveal about your health
  • Psychiatry and Dentistry: Challenges to Oral Care
  • Body Dysmorphic Disorder: A predictable risk for treatment failure
  • Oral Cancer and HPV: What we should now know
  • Geriatric Syndrome: Oral and Maxillofacial Dysfunctions

Dr. Stechey

  • History, role & scope of forensics in everyday health care practice
  • (Dental) Health Care Professional’s (D)HCP’s role in abuse, trauma, domestic violence, identification & trafficking investigations
  • What constitutes on-going “dental recordkeeping” & its importance from office visits to abiding to an evidence search warrant
  • (D)HCP’s mandated Regulatory & governmental Acts, laws plus associated penalties related to “Duty to Report”
  • Recognizing signs & symptoms for 89% of all (unknown) abuse / trauma victims
  • “Silent” messages from victims of abuse, domestic violence & trafficking
  • Four simple questions to protect patients, save lives and increase your patient base

This course is designed for family physicians, specialists, and allied health care professionals. The aim is to provide evidence-based material, as well as practical and relevant clinical pearls that will be easy to implement into one’s own medical practice. Conference attendees will be invited to complete a pre-course Needs Assessment to assist the faculty with the development of their presentations.

Conference Tuition Price
FP $1,395
Specialist $1,395
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other $1,195
Conference Tuition Book Before January 1st, 1970 Book After January 1st, 1970
FP $ $1,395
Specialist $ $1,395
Resident, Retired, NP, RN, PA, Other $ $1,195

Venue Information

The design of The Moose is “mountain elegance”, with warm, rich, natural materials. Located a 1 minute walk from the heart of downtown Banff, the Moose Hotel & Suites features 174 air-conditioned guests rooms, with a combination of One and Two Bedroom Suites and hotel rooms. Amenities include the Meadow Spa & Pools with 10 treatment rooms and private outdoor hot pool, a bright indoor swimming pool and exercise room on the 3rd floor, and 2 spectacular rooftop hot pools with views of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. Dining is available at Pacini Italian Restaurant, featuring gourmet Italian food with unique and authentic flavours and a warm and friendly ambiance.

Additional Noteworthy Features


  • 5 nights’ accommodation
  • Daily buffet breakfast
  • Taxes & fees on all included features

Resort Features:

  • Indoor pool open with restricted numbers and social distance guidelines
  • Two roof-top hot pools
  • Fitness room
  • Free parking – 4 charging stalls
  • Laundry facilities on-site
  • Complimentary Banff Roam bus passes
  • Restaurant with room service
  • Full service Spa with private lounge

Itinerary & Schedule

Date Location Notes / CME Details
August 22nd The Moose Hotel & Suites
August 23rd The Moose Hotel & Suites 8:00 AM—12:30 PM
August 24th The Moose Hotel & Suites 8:30 AM—12:30 PM
August 25th The Moose Hotel & Suites 8:30 AM—12:45 PM
August 26th The Moose Hotel & Suites
August 27th The Moose Hotel & Suites

Pre-And-Post Trip Information

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