Oral Health for People With Developmental Disabilities

Saturday, September 29, 2018 8:00AM
The registration period has closed for this event.


Details

Please join the Pacific Center for Special Care for a presentation on Oral Health for People with Developmental Disabilities sponsored by the San Joaquin County Dental Transformation Initiative Dental Pilot Project.

This continuing education program is intended to increase your comfort in providing dental care to people with developmental and other disabilities.

Attendees will learn:

  • An overview of developmental and other disabilities
  • Treatment issues related to referral and triaging for sedation or hospital dentistry
  • Case discussions
  • Wheelchair transfer considerations
  • Preventive education
  • Behavioral support techniques



Who Should Attend:

The entire dental team is encouraged to attend including dentists, dental hygienists, dental assistants and dental office personnel.

 

For a copy of the agenda, please click here


If you have additional questions, please email the Pacific Center for Special Care at pc_events@pacific.edu. We look forward to your participation !


About Us

University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry is one of the nation's premier dental schools and has served the Bay Area community for more than 100 years.

The dental school is committed to excellence and innovation in education, research, community service and patient care.

The Pacific Center for Special Care is an organization within the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry committed to improving the oral health of underserved people on the local, state and federal level.

 


Register

Registration open through 9/28/2018 8:59 PM EST


Attendees with NO CEU - $25


Attendees with CEU - $50

 

 

 


Continuing Education
CEU: Units - 5

Presenting

Paul Glassman, DDS, MA, MBA, is a professor in the Department of Dental Practice, director of Community Oral Health and director of the Pacific Center for Special Care at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. He is also director of the California Statewide Task Force on Oral Health for People with Disabilities and Aging Californians. He has served on many national panels including the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) Committee on Oral Health Access to Services which produced the IOM report on Improving Access to Oral Health Care for Vulnerable and Underserved Populations and the Board of Directors of the DentaQuest Institute.



Location

University of the Pacific
Chan Family Health Sciences Building
757 Brookside Road
Stockton, CA 95211


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