BSG & BASCD – Working together to address inequalities in older people’s oral health

Tuesday 8th June 2021

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Introduction

The British Society for Gerodontology and the British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry have complementary and shared values in promoting oral health for vulnerable groups in society and tackling inequalities in health.
BSG focusses efforts on older adults whilst BASCD covers the whole life course. We are pleased to be joining forces to host a webinar event on older people’s oral health, fundamental to both societies from a quality of life and dignity in care perspective. #BetterTogether

The Programme:

Timing
Session
Speaker
2:00-2:15
Welcome

Mike Butler, Maria Morgan Presidents of BSG & BASCD

2:15-2:45
Working together to improve adult oral health in England

Semina Makhani Consultant in Dental Public Health Public Health England

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2:45-3:10
Collaborating to increase care teams’ access to mouth care training

Zoë Allen Consultant in Dental Public Health Public Health England – South West

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3:10-3:20
Q&A
3:20-3:45
Oral health in end of life patients : A rapid review of the evidence

Richard Fitzgerald NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Special Care Dentistry, QMUL

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3:45-3:50
Q&A
3:50-4:10
Dental management dilemmas for patients with later stages of dementia

Maeve Browne BDS MFDS PGCTLCP Speciality training registrar in Special Care Dentistry

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4:10-4:15
Q&A
4:15-4:45
Support for those who grieve

Dr Selina Master MBE FDSRCS Retired Specialist in Paediatric and Special Care Dentistry and Non-Executive Director for VH Community Services Limited

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4:45-4:55
Q&A
4:55-5:00
Close

Mike Butler, Maria Morgan Presidents of BSG & BASCD

Maria Morgan, BASCD President

Michael Butler, BSG President

BASCD is the UK’s professional association for the science, philosophy and practice of promoting oral health in society.
BSG aims to protect, maintain and improve the oral health of older people. By providing a forum to further knowledge and increase awareness relating to the oral health, dental needs and treatment of older adults.

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