273628 Periodontal Disease and Systemic Implications

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 : 2:52 PM - 3:14 PM

George Taylor, DMD, MPH , Preventive & Restorative Dental Sciences, UCSF School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA
This presentation will focus on the epidemiology of periodontal disease and the systemic implications of this disease. Particular attention will be given to the current state of the science and research challenges.

Learning Areas:

Learning Objectives:
Discuss the epidemiology of periodontal disease. Discuss the current state of the science related to periodontal disease and specific chronic conditions.

Keywords: Oral Health, Epidemiology

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am an epidemiologist and Board Diplomate for Dental Public Health
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.

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