UCLA Hawaii Symposium 2022

UCLA Hawaii Symposium 2022

Grand Hyatt Kauai, Poipu, HI

Our annual Hawaii Symposium returns this year.

June 27 - July 1, 2022
at the Grand Hyatt Kauai

Monday - Friday
Lectures 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM each day with one afternoon session on practice management
Q & A discussions after lectures

Course Registration Fee:   $1,100 Dentist   $440 Non-Dentist 
CDE Credits: 24 available

Our Annual UCLA Hawaii Symposium in 2022 will be held at the Grand Hyatt Kauai along the coast of Kauai’s Poipu Beach. We have assembled an outstanding lineup of speakers on hot topics in dentistry. In addition, we will have an extended afternoon session Wednesday on practice/patient management. Participants come to our course and take away outstanding new information and techniques to apply in their practices in addition to a beautiful vacation. We have arranged exceptional travel packages at significantly reduced group rates through University Travel.

We hope you’ll come join us this year for a great vacation and exceptional education. Aloha!


Please complete one registration transaction per person.


Speakers and Topics

Flavia Pirih, DDS, PhD
Understanding peri-implantitis, its treatment options and when to save teeth
Beatriz Bezerra, DDS, PhD
Management of gingival recessions – technique evolution
Kumar Shah, BDS, MS
Digital Prosthodontics at UCLA
Reuben Kim, DDS, PhD
Surgical caries intervention and re-pulpalization of the tooth
Joan Otomo-Corgel, DDS, MPH
2022-Osteoporosis/osteopenia; periodontal and implant implications
Fariba Younai, DDS
Diagnostic Dilemmas in Clinical Practice – An Oral Medicine Perspective
Cindy Ishimoto
Lead the Way: Maximize Your Leadership Potential
There's always room to grow no matter where you are in your leadership journey
Russell Nishimura, DDS
Implant assisted removable partial dentures +  Implant Restorative Complication
Renate Lux, PhD
How Periodontal Risk Factors Shape the Oral Microbiome
Francisco Ramos-Gomez, DDS, MS, MPH
The New Era of “Minimally Invasive Pediatric Dentistry
Marc Hayashi, DMD, MBA
Adhesive Dentistry Updates

Course Directors

Flavia Pirih, DDS, PhD
Sherwin Arman, DMD, MPH


Speakers and topics subject change without prior notice.

Travel costs are separate from course registration fees. Course registration required to utilize group travel rates and reservations.

Grand Hyatt Kauai building pool

Travel Information

For current travel and accommodation availability, contact our designated travel agent:

University Travel's website: www.uclahawaii.com 

University Travel UCLA Desk: (818) 563-9235 
Or general numbers; (818) 563-9808 (ext.201) 
Toll-Free Nationwide: (800)-821-5094 ext. 201 
FAX: (818) 563-9842 
email: uclahawaii@unitrav.com 

University Travel - CST Registration #1015591-40

Main Travel dates: 
Check-in Saturday, June 25 or Sunday, June 26 
Check-out Saturday, July 2 

Conference dates: 
Monday, June 27– Friday, July 1 


Grand Hyatt Kauai pool lagoon