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Meeting the Dental Needs of Older People

About this Seminar

OVERALL LEARNING OBJECTIVE
To provide an evidence-based foundation for addressing the dental needs of people who are old and frail.

MORNING SEMINAR (8:30AM-12 PM)
The role of a dental team in dental geriatrics. 
- Frailty syndrome and oral health Preventing and control
- Late Elder Caries Disorders of saliva and oral mucosa
- The place for dental professionals on interdisciplinary geriatric care teams?

AFTERNOON SEMINAR (12:30-3:30PM) 
Why and how to restore and replace teeth for older patients.
- Biomaterial challenges to restoring teeth in old mouths
- When and how to replace teeth for older people
- Including oral implants in managing frailty

Presenters

Michael I. MacEntee

LDSI, Dip. Prosth., PhD, FRCDC, FCAHS

About Michael I. MacEntee

LDSI, Dip. Prosth., PhD, FRCDC, FCAHS

Professor Emeritus of Prosthodontics and Dental Geriatrics at the University of British Columbia. He is a teacher, researcher and clinician focused on public health, quality of life and access to care for people who are disabled by physical, psychological or social circumstances with a special interest in geriatrics. He has published numerous books, chapters, and papers on the measurement, distribution, impact and management of mouth-related disorders. He is a past-president of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and of the International College of Prosthodontists. He received a Distinguished Scientist Award from the International Association for Dental Research and a Killam Teaching Prize from UBC, and in 2015 he was elected a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences. Currently, he is the Editor-in-Chief of Gerodontology, and serves on several editorial boards for international journals.

Cost

DesignationCost
Dental Assistant Cost $180.00
Dental Hygienist Cost $180.00
Non-Sk Dentist Cost $360.00
Dental Therapist Cost $180.00
Dentist Cost $360.00
Pricing as of 2018-04-20 to 2018-05-05
Dental Therapist Cost $225.00
Dentist Cost $425.00
Dental Assistant Cost $225.00
Dental Hygienist Cost $225.00
Non-Sk Dentist Cost $425.00
  • Location
  • Date 2018 May 05
  • Start time 8:00 am
  • End time 4:00 pm
  • Credit hours 6.5
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