On-Campus Information


The following hotels offer special rates to the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine’s Division of Continuing Education participants. Please call the Office of Continuing Education at 412-648-8370 to obtain these special rates (rates are subject to change.)

Courtyard Marriott (Shadyside)

Hampton Inn (Oakland)

Wyndham Pittsburgh University Center

Marriott Residence Inn

Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place

Course Credit

These courses are acceptable for continuing education credit and applicable toward Academy of General Dentistry maintenance, fellowship, or mastership requirements on an hour-for-hour basis. All courses meet the criteria for Continuing Education Units (CEU). “Continuing education credits awarded for participation in the CE activity may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirement of his/her state licensing board.”

Verification of attendance will be available at the conclusion of the program to participants who sign in and attend the entire program. Certificates will be available at the completion of the program. No partial credit will be granted.

The University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Continuing Education cannot jeopardize our CERP Accreditation or our relationship with the State Board of Dentistry by not adhering to this personal professional requirement.


In the interest of academic freedom, the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine has an obligation to present new information in the field of dentistry; some of this knowledge may be controversial. Sponsorship of such a continuing education course by the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine does not imply endorsement of a product or technique.


  • All tuition refunds will be assessed a $35 administrative fee.
  • Refunds will not be issued for no shows.
  • Refunds will not be issued for Hands-On/Limited Attendance courses unless cancelled more than one month prior to course date.


All applications are processed in the order in which they are received. Registration deadline is two weeks prior to course date. Limited participation courses may require earlier registration. A written confirmation of your registration will be sent to you.

Online registration and payment is now available.

To register online: Select Calendar of Courses, to view lists of courses offered. You may then choose a course to view the course details page. Select "Register Now" for online registration. You will need to create a new account (or log in to an existing account if you have already created an online account).

For details about online registration please select Online Registration Tips.

Other Ways to Register

Mail: Mail the registration form along with your check or credit card information. VISA, MasterCard, and Discover are accepted. Make checks payable to the University of Pittsburgh and mail to: University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Continuing Education, 2148 Salk Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261.

Telephone: You may call us at 412-648-8370 to register using a credit card. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Fax: Send the completed registration form with your credit card number to 412-383-9069.

Schedule Changes

We reserve the right to change the location, time, course content, or teaching faculty of any course as may be necessary or advisable. Any course which does not receive sufficient enrollment is subject to cancellation. Registrants will be notified of a course cancelled at least two weeks prior to the course date.

Time and Location

Course check-in begins at least 15 minutes prior to listed start time. Room location is specified in each registrant’s confirmation letter.