How to Register for the

Annual Meeting:

  • To reserve your room at Hotel Monteleone (800.217.2033) using the Mahan Alumni Association Block - the earlier the better!  

  • To register complete and return a registration form. Forms can be attained by emailing, Gary DeWood  at 
  • Questions? Email

During March of each year, the Parker E. Mahan Alumni Association and guests meet for two days in New Orleans at the Hotel Monteleone. This annual alumni gathering is named in honor of Dr. Parker E. Mahan, the first director of the University of Florida College of Dentistry Orofacial Pain Center. All who practice in the area of orofacial pain, or have an interest in practicing in the area of orofacial pain, are encouraged and welcome to attend this annual meeting. Topics covered at this meeting include TMD, sleep disorders, and other types of orofacial pain.

All who are interested in attending are encouraged to register early. Please make your travel arrangements and hotel reservations as early as possible because New Orleans is busy at this time of the year.

The Annual Parker E. Mahan Alumni Meeting

Sponsored by The Mahan Alumni Association and LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education. Honoring the legacy of Dr. Parker Mahan through studying and sharing with each other the possibilities of our changing  profession. 

It is always a great time with The Mahan Alumni Association in New Orleans, don't miss it!

Meeting Details:

March 6-7, 2020 | Hotel Monteleone | New Orleans, LA

Speakers & Topics:


8:00 am to 12:00 pm       Chronic Pain & Pain Mechanisms | Dr. Paul Durham
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm         Case Presentations | Dr. Henry Gremillion (Orofacial Pain), Dr. Olga Fermo (Neurology), 
                                        Dr. Dennis Paul  (Pharmacology), Dr. Steve Carstensen (Dental Sleep Medicine), and 

                                        Dr. Eric Cedor (Physical Therapy).
8:00 am to 12:00 pm       Epigenetics | Dr. Paul Durham
12:00 pm to 2:30 pm       Cannabinoids & Pain | Dr. Peter Winsaur

The Annual Parker E. Mahan Alumni Meeting

LSU Orofacial Pain Continuum™ in New Orleans

© Photo provided by Hotel Monteleone in Downtown New Orleans

This CE program is presented by The Parker E. Mahan Alumni Association in cooperation with LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education, an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental  Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP neither approves nor endorses individual courses or instructors nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at LSU Health New Orleans Continuing Dental Education designates this activity for a maximum of 13 hours of clinical CDE credit. Continuing education credit awarded for participation in this program may not apply toward license renewal in all states. It is the responsibility of each participant to verify the requirements of his or her state licensing board.