2023 Symposium for Licensure

Looking for courses to satisfy DC's continuing education requirements?

Recordings of the 2023 Symposium for Licensure are available to assist dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants who need to complete required courses for their license renewal on:

  1. Infection Control (2 CE hours)
  2. LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency (2 CE hours)
  3. Ethics (1 CE hours)
  4. Preventing Opioids Misuse and Abuse (2 CE hours)

Click here to view session descriptions and information on the course presenters.

For those renewing their license in 2023, all CE requirements may be satisfied through online courses. Additional details regarding DC continuing education requirements for dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants are available on the DCDS Dentistry in the District web page.

Link to Register


Regular Price

DCDS Member Dentists


Non-DCDS Member Dentists (including ADA members)


Dental Hygienists*




Dental Assistants and Other Office Staff*


Non-Dental Healthcare Providers


Registration Policy

* Dental hygienists and dental assistants must be registered through the account of a dentist. If the dentist has previously registered for the 2023 Spring Symposium, dental hygienists and dental assistants must register by creating an account on the registration Login page using the option under the Log In button: Non-dentist: Create a new account.


Continuing Education Disclaimer: The District of Columbia Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the CE requirements of his or her licensing or regulatory agency and to contact them with any questions regarding licensing. The DC Dental Society designates this presentation for up to 7 CE credits.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider RecognitionatADA.org/CERP.