2021 Asia-Pacific Symposium
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
October 9-10, 2021
The World Clinical Laser Institute (WCLI) is putting on a symposium focused on laser application in periodontology, implantology, endodontics, restorative dentistry, pain therapy and others. The WCLI’s APAC Symposium will feature educational content suited for every dental professional.
This event will also include fascinating keynote addresses from leaders in the dental world, along with multiple social and networking opportunities to relax and make new friends while learning about new groundbreaking dental technologies. The WCLI’s Symposiums are one of a kind in the dental profession! We look forward to seeing you there!
The World Clinical Laser Institute (WCLI) is more than an educational association of dentists seeking clinical knowledge and tips on the latest technologies in dentistry. The largest group of its kind, the WCLI is a closely knit network of thousands of dental professionals who share a passion for improving the patient experience, elevating their clinical results to the highest level, and building the best possible practice they can.
The WCLI has been putting on world-class educational events for over ten years. At this year’s APAC Symposium, dental professionals will improve their knowledge and techniques for established laser procedures, such as laser-assisted periodontal treatment, endo, implant placement, pain therapy and cosmetic dentistry.
Above all else, the WCLI’s 2021 Asia-Pacific Symposium is a great place to see old friends, meet new colleagues and forge friendships with mentors from around the world.
It’s a weekend of education and fellowship. Register today; don’t miss out!
DOCTORS: SUPER SAVER $345 US
Register before November 30, 2020 to save $350!
DOCTORS: Pre-Registration $495 US
Register by April 30, 2020 to recieve the Pre-Registration discounted tuition cost.
DOCTORS: General Registration $695 US
Register after April 30, 2020 to receive the General Registration tuition cost.
RDH/Office Staff/Student: General Registration $295 US
Tuition cost for Dental Hygienists, office staff members or current dental students.
Cancellation Policy – Refunds less a $150.00 cancellation fee will be given for cancellations received in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to August 30, 2021. Following this date, no refunds will be given, but a credit will be issued to use towards another event within one year. Event schedule is subject to change without notice.
Asia Pacific Symposium
Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah
Saturday, October 9, 2021 – Sunday, October 10, 2021
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah
Use Special Code “WCLI” for the Special Discount Rate under GROUP.
Dr. David Kim
Dr. David Kim received his dental degree (D.D.S.) from the University of Maryland Dental School, and completed his periodontology training and Doctor of Medical Science (D.M.Sc.) in oral biology from the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Currently, as an Associate Professor at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, he is also the Director of the Postgraduate Program in Periodontology and the Continuing Education at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.
Dr. Kim’s clinical and research interests have been on the use of innovative concepts, technologies and biomaterials to enhance intraoral soft and hard tissue formation, especially by incorporating the tissue engineering concept to repair and regenerate soft and hard tissue volume for patients requiring dental implants to replace missing teeth. He has conducted several research projects utilizing laser in treating periodontal diseases as well as treating peri-implantitis and they have been published in peer review journals.
Dr. Kim is a past recipient of the Joseph L. Henry Award recognizing excellence in research and clinical training from Harvard. In addition, he received Balint Orban Research Award, Award for Outstanding Teaching and Mentoring in Periodontics, and Teaching Fellowship from the American Academy of Periodontology. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Periodontology and maintains a clinical practice in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Dr. Christopher J. Walinski
Christopher J. Walinski, DDS has been an author, inventor and innovator in Laser Dentistry for over two decades. His 2003 text on laser dentistry has been published in over ten languages. He is the Executive Director of the World Clinical Laser Institute; the largest organization of its kind and is a Founding member of the American Academy of Oral Systemic Health. Chris is past Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Laser Assisted Dentistry, and is a Diplomate and Past-President of the World Congress of Minimally Invasive Dentistry.
At The Touro College of Dental Medicine, he is an Associate Professor and Laser Safety Officer. He is also a Visiting Professor at Taipei Medical University College of Oral Medicine, and frequent lecturer at Harvard University, emphasizing dentistry using lasers and other minimally-invasive techniques.
Dr. Justin Kolnick
Dr. Kolnick received his B.D.S. cum laude from the University of the Witwatersrand, in Johannesburg, South Africa. He was the first dental school graduate to be awarded the prestigious University Scholarship for Overseas Postgraduate Study. In 1982, he completed his postdoctoral endodontic training at Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery in the City of New York.
For the past 35 years, Dr. Kolnick has been in private practice limited to endodontics in Westchester County, NY. His practice, Advanced Endodontics of Westchester, includes a partner and three associates and is dedicated to fostering excellence in endodontics through education and the incorporation of the latest technology. In 2011, Dr. Kolnick created The Endodontic Microsurgery Group in a unique, state-of-the-art facility dedicated entirely to endodontic microsurgery and sedation.
Dr. Kolnick has been committed to endodontic education, first as an Associate Clinical Professor in Endodontics at Columbia University and then as an Attending at Westchester Medical Center and an Associate Clinical Professor in Endodontics at New York Medical College. Although he no longer holds these positions, he continues to lecture extensively on a local, national and international level and has published several articles on endodontics.
Dr. Marjan Jones
Dr. Majan Jones is an honours graduate of University of Queensland. After working in private practices in Brisbane and Sydney as well as lecturing at the University of Qld, Dr Jones opened Enhance Dentistry in 2010. Along with her work in cosmetic and general dentistry she is a highly experienced laser dentist with emphasis in the treatment of tongue and lip ties in patients of all ages. She has provided laser treatment for thousands of infants and toddlers with tongue and lip tie, as well as other issues of oral dysfunction.
Dr Jones regularly speaks on the diagnosis, treatment and life long effects of tongue and lip tie. She is a founder and director of the Tongue Tie Institute. Dr. Jones serves on the Board of Directors of the International Affiliation of Professionals who work with Tongue Tie (IATP).