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LOCATION:  Hampton Inn and Suites I-10, 5820 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77007

Thursday & Online, June 13, 2019


Level 1 Initial Minimal Sedation Permit Course - Houston, Texas*


Course Summary:  This course will provide the necessary training to satisfy the requirements to obtain a Level I Minimal Enteral Conscious Sedation permit in the state of Texas. Designed to provide an excellent training and review of pretreatment evaluation and management of office emergencies, this program will benefit all healthcare providers.  Once a permit is obtained, the practitioner will need to take a 6 hour one-day renewal course every two years.  *One of the lecture days for this course is conducted with the participant taking the online module.  Please contact Dr. Canfield at 214-384-0796 to obtain access to the recording and instructions.  Nitrous Oxide certification is REQUIRED to take the Level 1 Initial Sedation Course. If you do not have a Nitrous Oxide Permit, you must also sign up for the Nitrous Oxide Course along with this Level 1 Sedation Initial Permit Course.


>Dental Anesthesiologist (Certificate- 2 year residency in General Anesthesia)

>Private practice-Diversified Anesthesia for Dentistry providing office based anesthesia services (30 years)

>Professor-Anesthesia, AEGD Residency Veterans Administration Hospital

>Advisory Board, Collin County College School of Dental Hygiene

>Consultant and Anesthesia Provider, Department of Aging and Disability Services, State of Texas (institutionalized mentally handicapped)

>Anesthesia Consultant, Texas State Board of Dental Examiners

>Fellow in General Anesthesia, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology

>Diplomate, American Dental Board of Anesthesiology

>Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology; Certified and Registered Hypnotherapist

>Continuing Education to medical and dental practitioners and staff

>Over 30 years as an anesthesia educator and director of numerous educational programs and teaching at all levels

Presented by:
Dr. David Canfield


Course Topics and Objectives:

> Pharmacology of commonly used oral sedatives

> Anatomy & physiology of conscious sedation

> Techniques of oral sedation

> Comprehensive review of patient evaluation systems and vital signs

> Patient monitoring, standards of care, and legal issues

> Complications, prevention management, case studies and review

> Discussion of 20 clinical sedation experiences

Course Information:

Date:               Thursday, June 13, 2019 & online component

Time:               7:00 am to 7:30 am: Check-in

                        7:00 am to 5:00 pm: Clinical Presentation

Location:        Hampton Inn and Suites I-10, 5820 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77007

Credit:           18 lecture hours with 20 clinical experiences

Course Fee:     $750 Dentists; $350 for each staff member (includes manual)

AGD Codes:      341 Anesthesia & Pain Control; 342 Conscious Sedation; 343 Oral Sedation

Continental breakfast provided


Click here for the E-MAIL registration form (Leave your phone number for a call back regarding your credit card)


Call Dr. Canfield at 214-384-0796 (Level I Initial Permit Course - Houston: Jun 13, 2019 & online)
Mail to AESF, 14742 FM 981; Blue Ridge, Texas 75424



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Anesthesia Education and Safety Foundation CE Registration Information, Certifications & Cancellation/Refund policy:

Call us at 1-214-384-0796 to register.

E-Mail Contact:  You may contact us by e-mail at   Web site address:

Registration form mailing address: AESF, 14742 FM 981; Blue Ridge, Texas 75424
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telephone to the official phone number provided to us.

REGISTRATION CANCELLATION:  Please notify us in writing no later than 48 hours before the course commences (in the form of an e-mail or phone call.

CE credits provided by the Anesthesia Education and Safety Foundation, Inc., an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry.  Provider ID# 217924.


Anesthesia Education & Safety Foundation, Inc. is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship, Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state of provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement. The current term of approval extends from 8/1/2018 to 7/31/2022. Provider ID# 217924.