Pulp Fiction 20

International Symposium Pulp Fiction 20
Endodontics’ Enthusiasts’ Meeting, 29th of November – 2nd of November 2018



29 th of November 2018 – Thursday (lectures only in Polish)

08.00 – 13.00Participants’ registration
10.00 – 13.00Practical workshopsNr I: A simple and safety way of cleaning, preparation and irrigation of root canals – Dr Jorge Vera 
Nr II: Basics of CBCT analysis – Dr Tomasz Zbożeń (PL)
Nr III: Photodocumentation in dental office – Dr Jakub Wiśniewski (PL)
Nr IV: Laser not only in endodontics  – Lukasz Hasske (PL)
13:00 – 13:50Coffee break / Dental Exhibition
13:50 – 14:00Ceremonial welcome
14:00 – 15:00Laser use … not only in endodontics – Dr Tomasz Zbożeń (PL)
15:00 – 16:30New protocols of dental trauma treatment in children – Dr Michał Sobczak (PL)
16:30 – 17:00Coffee break / Dental Exhibition
17:00 – 18:30Endodontic treatment after dental trauma – Dr Leszek Sawicki (PL)
18:30 – 20:00Tooth preparation and crown reconstruction in endodontic treatment – Dr Maciej Czerwiński (PL)
20:00 – 20:30Recommendations of Polish Endodontic Association – Dr Bartosz Niezgodziński (PL)
20:30 – 21:00Meeting of Polish Endodontic Association’s Members’.
20:30 – 21:00Time for relax
21:00 – 03:00Dinner and evening: Marvel Comics and Dc Comics heroes (Theme costumes are welcome)
about 23.30 Results of the “The Best Costume” competition – main prize “Endodontic Instrument”.
Results of the “Endo Liqueur 2016” competition – main prize “Endodontic Device”

30 th of November 2018 – Friday

07.00 – 10.00Breakfast
10.00 – 11.30Vital Pulp Therapy – Dr Meetu Kohli
11:30 – 12:00Coffee break / Dental Exhibition
12:00 – 13:30Practical Presentation on Prescription of Pain Control, Anesthesia and Armamentarium – Dr Guillaume Jouanny
13:30 – 14:00CBCT my GPS in Surgery – Prof. Syngcuk Kim
14:00 – 15:00Lunch / Dental Exhibition
15:00 – 16:30Clinical Management of Endodontic/Periodontic Lesions; Etiology, Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Modalities – Dr Francesco Maggiore
16:30 – 18:00Impact of Technology on Endodontic Treatment; Instruments, Materials and Approaches – Prof. Syngcuk Kim
18.00 – 18.30Coffee break / Dental Exhibition
18.30 – 20.00Discussion with Penn University lecturers
20.00 – 21.00Dinner and Time for a walk to the Downtown
21.00 – 04.00ANDRZEJKI Evening (Music Club “B4”, ul. Bracka 4) – live music 

1 st of December 2018 – Saturday

07.00 – 10.00Breakfast
10.00 – 11.30Long-term follow-up of traumatized teeth: endodontic and restorative aspects, part I – Prof. Marga Ree
11:30 – 12:00Coffe break / Dental Exhibition
12:00 – 13:00Long-term follow-up of traumatized teeth: endodontic and restorative aspects, part II – Prof. Marga Ree
13:00 – 14:30Intentional replantation, transplantation and the relationship between Endodontics and restorative dentistry – Prof. Jorge Vera
14:30 – 15:30Lunch / Dental Exhibition
15:30 – 17:00Endodontic surgery, the smart choice  – Prof. Bertrand Khayat
17:00 – 17:30Coffee break / Dental Exhibition
17:30 – 18:00The open apex: from apexification to revascularization – Prof. Elisabetta Cotti
18:00 – 19:00Managing invasive cervical resorption: a clinical approach – Prof. Elisabetta Cotti
19:00 – 20:00Time for relax
20.00 – 04.00Gala Dinner with Live Music, Pulp Fiction Night (ladies as Mia & gentlemen as Vega from the “Pulp Fiction” or other characters from Q. Tarantino’s movies – theme costumes are welcome)
about 21.30 Official diploma handing-in ceremony and a group photo with lecturers
about 22.30 Contest of Pulp Fiction dance – Prize: “Endodontic surprise”

2 grudnia 2018 – Sunday

07.00 – 11.00Breakfast
11.00 – 14.00Leaving time

Meeting place

Best Western Premier Kraków (www.bestwesternkrakow.pl)
ul. Opolska 14a, 31-323 Kraków Tel.: +48 12 376 37 00


Prof. Elisabetta Cotti

She graduated dentistry in 1985. at the University of Cagliari, Italy. In 1990 she got a specialization in endodontics at Loma Linda University in USA, where she was working as a professor, and in 1991 she got a title Master of Science In Endodontics. In 1991-1994 she was a lecturer at the Department of Conservative Dentistry, University of Cagliari. Since 1999. she was a researcher at the University of Cagliari. Since 2000 she was a Professor at the Department of Conservative Dentistry, University of Cagliari. Professor Cotti is a lecturer of international renown. She is an author of numerous American, Italian and international scientific publications.

Dr Maciej Czerwiński

Dr Maciej Czerwiński – graduated from medical Academy in Poznan. since 2009 he runs his private practice in Torun. Since 2013 he specializes in dental microscope use. He founded the group and created a sequence Success Stairs. Microscope Dentistry. about teeth reconstruction with the use of microscope and a dental dam.Since 2016 he is an active member of Tomorrow Tooth gathering dentists from all over the world. He runs courses on the Success Stairs sequence in Poland and abroad.

Dr Guillaume Jouanny

Dr. Guillaume Jouanny received his DDS degree from the University of Paris Descartes in 2008. He practiced General Dentistry and Endodontics in Private practice from 2008 to 2012. He was clinical assistant from 2010-2012 in the same University in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics. He moved to Philadelphia to specialize in Endodontics in 2012 at the University of Philadelphia where he graduated in 2015. Since 2015 he has been practicing Endodontics in Paris in private practice and teaching Endodontics at the University of Paris Descartes.

Dr Bertrand Khayat

Dr Bertrand KHAYAT has published many articles in various journals including the Journal of Endodontics. He is the co-author of the chapter on Microsurgical Endodontics in the book Endodontie (Editor CDP) and he is the author of one the major text book on Microsurgical Endodontics.

Prof. Syngcuk Kim

He earned his dental degree and certificate in Endodontics from the School of Dental and Oral Surgery at Columbia University in New York. Dr. Kim also received his Ph.D. degree in circulatory physiology from the Department of Physiology at the Medical School, Columbia University. In 2002 he received an Honorary Medical Doctor degree from the University of Graz, Austria

Dr Meetu Ralli Kohli

Dr. Meetu Ralli Kohli is Assistant Postgraduate Program Director at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Endodontic department. She helps coordinate postgraduate and undergraduate endodontic clinical and academic courses.

Dr Francesco Maggiore

Dr Francesco Maggiore graduated from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, School of Dentistry. In 1999 he completed his Postgraduate Program in Endodontics and Endodontic Microsurgery obtaining his C.A.G.S. in Endodontics (Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study) at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Prof. Marga Ree

Marga Ree, from the Netherlands. Marga Ree obtained her degree in dentistry from the University of Amsterdam in 1979. For the next five years she was a part-time staff member of the department of Cardiology Endodontology Pedodontology, as well as being a clinical instructor in the central dental clinic of the University of Amsterdam. In 2001, She completed a postgraduate training programme in endodontics with a Master of Science degree. Since that time she has lectured widely and taught hands-on courses throughout the Netherlands and abroad. She is the primary author of several articles published in National and International journals and has contributed to several books on endodontics and general dentistry. Since 1980 she has had a private practice in Purmerend, which for the past nine years has been dedicated to endodontics.

Dr Leszek Sawicki

Dr n. med. Leszek Sawicki has been a lecturer for Medical University of Gdansk, he specializes in pediatric dentistry, he is a certifide implantologist and a member of PSI, ICOI DGOI.

Dr Michał Sobczak

He graduated dentistry from the Medical University of Warsaw in year 2000. Next, he worked as an Assistant Professor in Pediatric Dentistry Department. In the meantime, he specialized in pediatric dentistry (2005) and defended his doctoral thesis on traumatic breakage of permanent incisor crowns in children. In 2011/2012 he finished post-graduate implantology training at the Goethe University in Frankfurt. In 2016 he became a Fellow of the International Association of Dental Traumatology (FIADT). He is a co-founder and a President of Polish Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (PASD). Since September 2016 he is an Editor in Chief of Polska Stomatologia Dziecięca (Polish Pediatric Stomatology) a new magazine published by PZWL. He is an author and co-author of many publications and lectures on concerning pediatric dentistry and teeth trauma. He is also an author and co-author of post-graduate training programmes on pediatric dentistry for general dentists. Dr Michał Sobczak is also a member of European Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, International Association of Pediatric Dentistry, International Association of Dental Trauma and Polish Endodontic Association. Since 2010 he runs a Private Practice in Warsaw.

Dr n. med. Jorge Vera

Dr. Jorge Vera received his DDS degree in 1989 from National Autonomous University of Mexico (Spanish: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México). In 1993 he received a Certificate in Endodontics from TUFTS University. He is the chairman of the Mexican Association of Endodontists, a member of the Scientific Advisory Board Member for the Journal of Endodontics.He has delivered more than 150 lectures and courses In Mexico, Panama, Guatemala, Salvador, Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Australia, Holland and Italy. Cr Vera has authored 40 papers in Mexican and international journals.

Dr Jerzy Zbożeń

Dr. Jerzy Zbożeń graduated from the Medical University of Silesia in 1980. Few years later he obtained a specialization in Oral Surgery. Interests: endodontics, microsurgery, implantology. Dr Zbozen runs his own multi-seat dental and surgical practice in Kielce. In 1993 he founded Profident (www.profident.pl), a company which specialises in implementing new technological solutions in the fields of endodontics, microsurgery and implantogy on the Polsih market. Dr Zbozen is the administrator and co-author of a specialised internet portal for Endodontists www.endodoncja.pl.

Lek. stom. Tomasz Jerzy Zbożeń

Lek. stom. Tomasz Zbożeń Has graduated from Medical University of Silesia in 2005 r. He Works alongside his father in a dental practice In Kielce. He runs workshops in Endodontics practical implementation of 3D Digital Implantology. Member of the Polish Endodontic Society, member of the American Endodontic Society (AAE). He undertook doctoral studies at the Faculty of Postgraduate Education at the Medical University of Lodz. He enrolled in the Endodontics Department of the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) in Philadelphia.