Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Upcoming Events

Dates: Friday, April 19, 2024 ; Saturday, April 20, 2024 ; Saturday, May 18, 2024

Location: Hampton Inn and Suites 
(Breakfast and lunch provided)

Thursday December 14, 2023 at 6:30pm

Location: Ouisie’s Table
 3939 San Felipe, Houston Tx 

Please join us for our Spring 2024 HAPD Member Meeting!

Courtney Scaggs
Speech Language Pathologist

1.5 CE hours to be provided

Spring 2024 – Details coming soon!

Dr. David Canfield of Anesthesia Education & Safety Foundation, Inc. (sedationce.com)

Thursday May 16, 2024 at 6:30pm

Location: TBA

Past Events

Date: Monday, November 6
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Virtual Webinar

Time: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm 

Location: Hampton Inn and Suites I-10, 5820 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77007

Fall 2023 – Tuesday, November 7th at 5:30 pm

By Dr. David Canfield of Anesthesia Education & Safety Foundation, Inc. (sedationce.com)

Thursday September 28, 2023 at 6:30pm
Location: Warehouse 72
7620 Katy Freeway, Ste 305
Houston, TX

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Thursday, June 8th, 2023

Location: The RouxPour at Memorial City Mall, 303 Memorial City Mall #604, Houston, TX 77024

Speaker: Dr. Esther Yang, Pediatric Dentist, Chief of Service for dentistry and a full time pediatric dentist at Texas Children’s Hospital

TopicHospital Dentistry and management of medically compromised patients  
laptop in the fall

Date: Monday, February 27th from 5:30-9:30pm

Conducted as a WEBCAST program using Webex meeting software.

HAPD Winter 2023 Meeting

Thursday, February 16th, 2023 at 6:30 pm

Brenner’s On The Bayou, 1 Birdsall St, Houston, TX 77007

Thursday, December 8th, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Jonathan’s The Rub in Memorial Green, 12505 Memorial Dr #140, Houston, TX 77024

overhead view of restaurant

HAPD Fall 2022 Meeting

Thursday, October 6th at 6:30 pm

Location: Ciro’s Italian Grill, 9755 Katy Fwy, Houston, TX 77024
Speaker: Dr. Zhen Huang, Otolaryngologist
Topic: Sleep apnea, high arched palates, and the relationship with tonsils and adenoids.

interior of cafe

Bundled BLS, PALS and Level 2-3 Sedation Renewal Course with Dr. David Canfield

Saturday, October 1st, 2022 from 7:30 am – 4 pm

Location: Hampton Inn (5820 I-10 Katy Freeway, Houston, TX 77007).


HAPD 2022
Summer Meeting

Thursday, June 9 at 6:30 PM
51fifteen Cuisine & Cocktail

Our 2022 Summer Meeting was a great success. Thank you to all those that attended and supported.


Bundled BLS, PALS and Level 2-3 Sedation Renewal Course with
Dr. David Canfield

Saturday, May 21, 2022

A Huge HAPD THANK YOU to Dr. David Canfield and the participants in our May Sedation Course.

Winter Social

Thursday, December 9th, 2021
Location: Hearsay on the Green

THANK YOU everyone for attending the HAPD holiday party, but also for generously donating toys to the Make-A-Wish Foundation!!!! It’s great to be part of an awesome group of colleagues. This picture is for YOU!


HAPD Kickoff Dinner and CE

Fogo de Chao – 8250 Westheimer Rd Houston, TX 77063
Date: Thursday, October 21, 2021
Time: 6-9pm

Level 2 and/or Level 3 Sedation Renewal Course

Saturday, August 15, 2020, 8 AM – Noon

Dr. David Canfield of Anesthesia Education & Safety Foundation, Inc. (sedationce.com)

4 hours Online Self-Study, 4 hours Live Webcast

$250 (Regular pricing for Level 2 is $350 and Level 3 is $600 – HUGE savings for our group)

dog napping infront of laptop

Winter Meeting (Virtual)

Thursday, December 3, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8 PM

Boyd Shepherd, DDS, JD – Hiring, Firing, & Everything In Between – Legal Issues in the Dental Office.

Bonus CE

laptop in the fall

Fall Meeting
Virtual Meeting

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8 PM

Renato Silva, DDS, MS, PhD
Alternative Techniques for Permanent Tooth Replacement: Autotransplantation & More

Person at front of room lecturing

PALS Renewal
In-person Event

Saturday, September 19, 2020, 9 AM – 5 PM

Texas Healthcare Training Center
12727 Featherwood Drive, Suite 104
Houston, Texas 77034