Online Program

Dental Workforce and Infrastructure

Sunday, November 3, 2013: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Session Objectives: Discuss current research, policy and programs in the area of dental workforce and infrastructure

Board 1
Increasing access to oral healthcare services to underserved children through a collaborative school-based program using expanded scope of practice dental hygienists and dental hygiene students: A feasibility study   
Melanie Simmer-Beck, RDH, PhD, Bonnie Branson, Ph.D., Cynthia Gadbury-Amyot, MSDH, Ed.D, Patricia J. Kelly, PhD, MPH, APRN, Arif Ahmed, BDS, PhD, MSPH, Mary Walker, DDS, Ph.D and Hayley Ferris, RDH, BSDH
Board 2
Pilot project to support dentists and dental hygienists in smoking cessation counseling in the montreal's south shore area, Canada   
Sophie Arpin, Huy Hao Dao, Catherine Risi, Hawa Sissoko, Johanne Groulx and Maryse Guay
Board 5
Communication practices of dentists and staff: Opinions of Maryland adults   
Alice M. Horowitz, PhD, Dushanka V. Kleinman, DDS, MScD and Min Qi Wang, PhD
Board 6
Effectiveness of a dental practice-based brief screening and intervention protocol for heavy drinking   
James Alan Neff, PhD, MPH, FAAHB, Michelle L. Kelley, PhD, James F. Paulson, PhD, Abby L. Braitman, PhD, Scott T. Walters, PhD, Tina D. Cunningham, PhD, Tegwyn Brickhouse, DDS, PhD, John C. Gunsolley, DDS, MS, Michele Darby, MS, RDH, Patrick Vandersluis, PhD, Margaret M. Walsh, MS, EdD, Margaret Lemaster, MS, Heather Bolen, MS and Gabrielle D'Lima, MS
Board 7
Demographic trends and profiles of the US dental public health workforce   
Sawsan Salih, BDS, MPH, Mary Tavares, DMD MPH and Elsbeth Kalenderian, DDS, MPH
Board 8
Access to oral health care in Georgia: A geographic information systems (GIS) assessment   
Jorge Bernal, DDS, MPH and Khusdeep Malhotra, BDS, MPH
Board 9
Physical and health work conditions for brazilian dental surgeons and their satisfaction with public job   
Milene Silva, Cléa Garbin, Tânia Adas Saliba Rovida, Orlando Saliba and Suzely Moimaz

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