Determinants of Oral Health for Community-Dwelling Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities: A mixed methods evaluation
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Other professions or practice related to public health
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe a framework for building community oral health provider and caregiver capacity to support access to preventive oral health services for individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities Identify quantitative and qualitative factors that determine oral health of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities Discuss the role of organized dentistry, caregiver organizations, and family in maintaining the oral health of individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities
Keyword(s): Oral Health, Disabilities
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I participated in each of the provider trainings described in this report and am tasked with analyzing the caregiver/patient surveys, focus-group transcripts, and provider post-training surveys for the project.
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.