November 13-15, 2020
San Francisco, California
$100 Early Discount / $150 Group Discount (Per Person) Click Here for Details

Multi-Specialty Sedation Program

Dental Sedation Program

Hands-On Simulation Workshops

Pediatric Sedation Simulation Workshop
Dental Sedation Simulation Workshop


PALS Provider Course for Dentists and Dental Specialists


$100 Early Discount. Register by
August 15, 2020. Promo Code: Sedation20 (Weekend Conference only)
Group Discounts Available

Abstract Submission

Deadline: August 15, 2020



Keynote Speakers

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Jonathan Keyser

You Don’t Need to be Ruthless to Succeed
Wall Street Journal
#1 Best‑Selling Author  

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Kevin Spencer, MEd

The Healing of Magic Therapy for Sedation
Educator, Artist, Social Entrepreneur
2015 International Magician of the Year

Guest Speakers

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Hunter Hoffman, PhD

Immersive Virtual Reality to Alleviate Pain and Anxiety
Featured in National Geographic Magazine (January 2020)
Director of the Virtual Reality Research Center
Human Photonics Lab
University of Washington

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Steven Shafer, MD

Expert Witness, Michael Jackson Manslaughter Trial
Professor of Anesthesiology at Stanford University

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Stewart L. Cohen, Esq.

Founding Partner: Cohen, Placitella and Roth

Conference Testimonials

Course Directors

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Keira P. Mason, MD

Course Director
Boston Children’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School

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Jennifer L. Dearden, MD

Director, Airway Workshop
Boston Children’s Hospital
Harvard Medical School

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Bhavani S. Kodali, MD

Director, Capnography Workshop
University of Maryland Medical Center
and School of Medicine

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James W. Tom, DDS, MS, FACD

Director, Dental Sedation Conference
University of Southern California

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David A. Young, MD, MEd, MBA, FAAP, FASA

Director, Pediatric Sedation/Dental Sedation Simulation Workshops
Texas Children’s Hospital
Baylor College of Medicine