272526 Human/Technology Interface and Oral Health

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 : 12:34 PM - 12:51 PM

Muhammad Walji, PhD , National Center for Cognitive Informatics & Decision Making, University of Texas, Houston, Houston, TX
As society increases the time interacting with technologies as well as the variety of different ways of interacting, it is important to examine how to maximize the utility of this communication medium. Dr. Walji will discuss the aspects of human/technology interaction as it relates to disseminating positive oral health messages for different age cohorts.

Learning Areas:
Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs

Learning Objectives:
Describe the opportunities for communicating oral health messages through different technologies. Differentiate technology communication strategies for different age cohorts.

Keywords: Oral Health, Technology

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have specific training and expertise in e-health and consumer health informatics.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.