President’s Newsletter – January 2024

President’s Newsletter – January 2024 Dear Colleagues,  Happy new year! Hope your 2024 isstarting off well!  In the dynamic world of pediatric dentistry, where our role oscillates between challenging and rewarding, we often find ourselvesimmersed in the activity of treating patients,yet experience a sense of professional isolation in our individual practices. Recognizing the importance of […]

WSAPD 2024 Annual Meeting

Dr. Bobby Thikkurissy lecturing to WSAPD at Cedarbrook Lodge

WSAPD 2024 Annual Meeting Pediatric Oral Pathology Update 4 hours CE Date: 10/5/2024  Time: 7:30 am – 2:00 pm  Location: Cedarbrook Lodge 18525 36th Ave South Seattle, WA 98188 Speaker: Ashley Clark, DDS,  FACD Agenda: 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM | Registration & Breakfast8:00 AM – 9:00 AM | Business Meeting9:00 AM – 1:00 PM | Lecture1:00 […]


PALS 2024 Date: Saturday, March 2, 2024  Time: 9AM to 4PM Trainer: Cascade Training Solutions Location: Seattle Training Center, 101 Nickerson St, Ste 200, Seattle, WA 98109 Cascade Training Solutions has customized their AHA PALS Recertification course to focus on skills essential for pediatric dentistry. In compliance with AHA training requirements, the training scenarios and discussion will […]

2024 Spring CE Meeting

Date: March 23, 2024 Time: Breakfast and Registration 7:30AM, Lecture and Hands-on Workshop 8AM-4PM CE Credits: 7 hours Location: Washington Academy of General Dentistry Global Learning Center – Heyamoto room  Speaker: Dr. Jihyon Kim Known affectionately as the “Discing Queen” for her exquisite hand-skills, Dr. Jihyon Kim prides herself in the development of her unique discing […]

Pediatric Dentistry Update 2024 – lecture exclusively for dentists of Federally Qualified Health Centers

Date: January 6, 2024  Time: Breakfast and Registration 8:30am, Lecture 9:00am – 12:00pm Topics: Review of recent advances in pediatric dentistry specifically applicable to dentists serving patients in FQHCs. Literature regarding restorative procedures, including SSCs, SDF, Hall Crowns, and pulpotomies will be reviewed. Discussion of behavior and pain management will include updates to pediatric guidelines and best […]

President’s Newsletter – Spring 2023

May 2023 Dear Colleagues, I hope that all of you are doing well.  The WSAPD has been working hard on your behalf and we have several important updates for our membership. Firstly, for all of you attending this year’s AAPD reception in Orlando, we are again hosting the Washington State Reception on Saturday, May 27th […]

Presidents Newsletter – Winter 2023

President’s Newsletter – Winter 2023 Dear Colleagues, I hope that all of you are settling into the New Year.  The WSAPD board has been working hard on your behalf and we’re looking forward to seeing all of you at several of our upcoming events.  With the excitement and business of the holidays behind us, the […]