New York State Academy of Dentistry

19-02 Whitestone Expressway, Suite 204
Whitestone, NY 11357
Phone: (718) 747-3353
Fax: (718) 747-3355

Continuing Education

November 30, 2022 at 1:30 PM to 4:30 PM


Resident/New Dentist $0.00
Student $0.00
Member $0.00
Non-Member $0.00
Staff/Auxiliary $0.00

General Information

Provider New York State AGD
Speaker Dr. Bernard Fialkoff
Type/Category Live Lecture
Credits 3 MCE

This course is free to all attendees but mandatory on this site. No on-site registration will be permitted.

The New York Academy of General Dentistry 


"Vaping, CBD, Medical Marijuana Scientific Truths and Community Solutions "

Date: Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Greater New York Dental Meeting

Jacob Javits Convention Center, Exhibit Floor, Room 2015

  Course 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Course Code 010

  3 MCE Credit Hours

  Please be advised that you must be a registered attendee with the Greater New York Dental Meeting in

order to gain access to the exhibit floor:

Greater New York Dental Meeting (

Space is limited!


Presentation by: Dr. Bernard Fialkoff

Class Valedictorian SUNY at Stony Brook Dental 1980; Alpha Omega Award; OKU Honor Society;  Periodontal and Dental Implant Post Graduate Certificate Memphis Veterans Administration Hospital / University of Tennessee Dental School 1982.  Private Practice in NYC delivering Periodontics, Dental Implantology, Laser Therapy and Dental Cosmetic Plastic Surgery over 40 years. Founder Implant Certainty Training Program and Dental Study Club; Member NYSDA Chemical Dependency Committee; Fellow International College of Dentists ; Fellow Pierre Fauchard Honorary Society; International Freedom Medal Honor for establishing Drug Education in 5 countries; Honorary member of US  High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program (HIDTA). Founding Sponsor and President of the Foundation for a Drug Free World of The Americas Chapter Education Program that since 2006, conducted more than 2200 training workshops educating more than 100,000 persons  The program acheived a 19 % reduction in teenage drug usage in NYC in 2016 - the first such drop in a decade.

Trained more than 5000 NYPD School Safety Officers on illicit drugs and synthetic drugs.  Rang Opening Bell at Nasdaq to introduce Drug Education.  Keynote Speaker 5x at United Nations on Drugs and at Interfaith Drug Education Seminar Brooklyn Borough Hall with President Eric Adams. Featured Lecturer at the Greater New York Dental Meeting at the Jacob Javits Center 2014-2019.

Course Goals and Objectives

The nationwide emergence of vaping, CBD, medical marijuana, recreational marijuana has many dental ramifications.  Drugs have caused an alarming 100,000 deaths in 2021.  Intraoral disease states have multiplied.  Proper patient management, surgical and pain control issues have surfaced. The role of the dental practitioner and the implications of Vaping, CBD, Medical and Recreational Marijuana on dental practice will be discussed.


The New York State constituent of the Academy of General Dentistry is an approved program provider.  The sponsor’s formal CDE programs are acceptable by the AGD for Fellowship and Mastership and membership maintenance credit.  This course is also acceptable for MCE Licensing Maintenance.  The current term of approval extends from 01/01/21 to 12/31/22.  AGD Code #219318.


Cancellation Policy - If your cancellation is at least 48 hours in advance of the class, you will receive a full refund. If your cancellation is less than 48 hours in advance, we will not be able to issue a refund.