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Latest Trends in Root Canal Irrigation

Speaker: Dr. David E. Jaramillo

October 7, 2024

ACDE Webinar Series

ACDE (Association for Continuing Dental Education)

The Association for Continuing Dental Education (ACDE), along with 37 of its member schools, is jointly providing a series of live webinars. This series features university-based key opinion leaders presenting numerous topics on multiple dates and times. Presentations are available to meet every dental professional’s schedule and interests.

Course Description

New technology for root canal irrigation is being introduced into the field of endodontics. New technologies as LAI and Multisonication are going to be compared to well established irrigation techniques as: positive, negative pressure and ultrasonic irrigation.

  • At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to:

    • Identify different irrigation techniques
    • Understand the concepts of laser and multisonication technology
    • Understand the importance of dentin disinfection.
  • This webinar will be held on Zoom.

    Instructions will be sent to you by email closer to the course start date on how to access the Zoom meeting.

  • Cancellations made more than 10 calendar days before the course start date will receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made within 10 calendar days of the course start date.

    Refunds will not be issued for registrants who do not attend, regardless of reason for absence.

    Registrations cannot be transferred to another individual.

    To cancel your registration, please follow the link and instructions provided in the registration confirmation email. If you are eligible for a refund, the refund will be processed automatically upon cancellation. Please allow 3-5 business days for the transaction to be completed.

    Continuing Dental Education (University of Toronto) reserves the right to cancel courses due to insufficient registrations, instructor cancellation, or unforeseen circumstances beyond our control. In the event of course cancellation, a full refund will be issued, and registrants will be notified promptly. We are not liable for any associated losses, damages, or expenses, including travel and accommodations.

  • After completing this course, a certificate of completion that indicates the number of Continuing Education (CE) points earned will be sent to you within 7-10 days by email.


Dr. Jaramillo is a tenured professor in the Department of Endodontics at UTHealth School of Dentistry, having joined the faculty in 2014. He has been teaching non-stop since 1990, when he began teaching on a part-time basis.

Dr. Jaramillo became a full-time professor in 2004 when he accepted two positions, one at the University of Southern California and the other at Loma Linda University in California. In 2006, he became a full-time faculty member at Loma Linda University as an Assistant Professor of Endodontics, Clinic Director of Endodontics, and Course Director of Endodontics in the International Dentist Program.

He worked under the direct supervision of Dr. Jim Simon and Dr. Bill Costerton at the Center for Biofilms at USC, and under the supervision of Dr. Leif K. Bakland and Dr. Yiming Li at the Center for Dental Research and the Advanced Imaging and Microscopy Core at Loma Linda School of Medicine and at the Center Facility for Advanced Microscopy and Microanalysis at UC Riverside.

Dr. Jaramillo’s main research focus is the irrigation of the root canal system. He has delivered more than 100 conferences worldwide, published over 22 peer-reviewed papers, and written seven book chapters, including one in Spanish and one in Portuguese. He is very active in different committees at UTHealth School of Dentistry and was recently inducted into the International College of Dentists. Dr. Jaramillo is also a very active member of the International Federation of Endodontic Associations.

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