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The Fourth District Dental Society Presents:

 Annual CE & Golf Outing and Semi-Annual Business Meeting

Course: "Cyber Security"
Presented by Bijan Anvar, DDS


Hiland Golf and Country Club
195 Haviland Road Queensbury, NY 12804

See CE Course Description Below

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Dr. Anvar's lecture on data protection will cover definitions and discussions of viruses, ransomware, blackmailware and other types of malware that can jeopardize your personal and professional information, as well as your patient information. 

He will recommend strategies for protecting your data and information as well as protocols that should be adopted to help minimize a breach.  Implications for HIPAA will be discussed on a variety of related topics. This lecture will discuss the most current threats as well as their potential HIPAA repercussions.  Dr. Anvar will discuss real attacks against dentists and what they might have done to prevent the problems and minimize damage from attacks. He will cover common phishing techniques as well as more complicated spear phishing techniques used to steal information as well as gain access into systems.

The attendee will have a better understanding of a variety of common threats and attacks that most individuals face and will be introduced to some new threats and attacks that are being targeted against healthcare providers.  The participants, upon completion of the lecture, will feel more confident in educating their staff and in protecting their personal and professional data.  Several options will be presented that will better help maintain a higher level of security and help prevent a data breach.

Dr. Anvar's planned educational program includes the use of a PowerPoint presentation, discussion, case reviews and a question and answer session.

Dr. Anvar is a Past-President of both Queens County Dental Society and its Institute for Continuing Dental Education. He is a graduate of NYU College of Dentistry. Dr. Anvar sits on NYSDA's IT Committee and has been working with computers and technology since 1983. He lectures for NYSDA on HIPAA and is also an ADA Success Speaker.