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American Public Health Association
133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition
December 10-14, 2005
Philadelphia, PA
APHA 2005
Session: What's Going 'round' in Oral Health
3212.0: Monday, December 12, 2005: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
What's Going 'round' in Oral Health
Attendees will have the opportunity to select two roundtable facilitated discussions by topic experts.
Learning Objectives: 1. Learn about new programs and research related to oral health. 2. Gain knowledge about innovate approaches to meet the need of underserved groups. 3. Recognize the crucial role of the dental practitioner to serve as part of the health team.
Moderator(s):Sandra Nagel Beebe, PhD
Table 2Exploring the link between oral health and diabetes: Perspectives from the latino community
Karen E. Peters, DrPH, Anne Koerber, DDS, PhD, Khatija Noorullah, Ester Lopez, Izadora Torres, Linda M. Kaste, DDS, PhD, John Crawford, BDS, PhD
Table 3Incorporating pediatric caries prevention into the well child exam: Developing programs with teeth
Wendy Ring, MD, MPH
Table 4Dental health care use and expenditures among individuals with disabilities
Wenhui Wei, PhD, Usha Sambamoorthi, PhD, Patricia A. Findley, DrPH, MSW
Table 5An effective cavity fighter with other positive features--It's a win-win situation with Xylitol!
Sandra Nagel Beebe, RDH, PhD
Table 5Rates of treatment obtained after dental screening in two pre-school populations
Corinna S. Culler, RDH, MPH, Miguel Tabares, DDS, Michelle M. Henshaw, DDS, MPH
Table 6“Blue-collar” rural workplace perceptions of oral health promotion
Ronald P. Strauss, DMD, PhD, Rosemary G. McKaig, MPH, PhD, Marci K. Campbell, RD MPH PHD, Kevin Moss, Sally Mauriello, RDH, EdD, Ada Rey, RDH, MS, Salli Benedict, MPH, James D. Beck, PhD
Table 7Knowledge of oral and physical manifestations of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa among dentists and dental hygienists
Rita DiGioacchino DeBate, PhD, MPH, CHES, Lisa A. Tedesco, PhD, Wendy E. Kerschbaum, RDH, MPH
Table 8Building capacity of Oral Health Care Providers in HIV /AIDS
AJEY Bhardwaj, BPharm, MBA, Jeffery David Hill, DMD, Prof. S.R. Prabhu, BDS; MDS; FDS RC, Prof. S.R. Prabhu, BDS; MDS; FDS RC
Table 9Addressing the dental health care needs of at-risk, uninsured individuals in a low income community: A New Community Model
Venise L. Jackson, MPH MHPE, Larry Williams, MS, Maria Demas, DDS, Yolanda G. Martinez-Langford, EdPhD, PhD
Table 10Oral health-related quality of life among African American residents of Central Harlem
Karolynn Siegel, PhD, Eric W. Schrimshaw, MA (PhD cand), Barbara B. Andoh, DDS, MPH, Joyce Moon-Howard, DrPH, Carol Kunzel, PhD
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Organized by:Oral Health
CE Credits:Oral Health

The 133rd Annual Meeting & Exposition (December 10-14, 2005) of APHA