Summer Webinar : June 8th 2021 – BSG & BASCD
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Tuesday June 8th 2021 (PM)
working together to address inequalities in older people’s oral health
The British Society for Gerodontology and the British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry are co-hosting a webinar focusing on oral health of the older vulnerable person – something fundamental to the remit of both our Societies, from a quality of life and dignity in care perspective.
BSG and the BASCD have complementary and shared values in promoting oral health for vulnerable groups in society and tackling inequalities in health. BSG focuses efforts on older adults whilst BASCD covers the whole life course
This free webinar, held jointly with the British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry, is scheduled to take place on the afternoon of the 8th June 2021
Details of the programme and how to register will be available on the website
Registration is expected to open in late March.
Keep a look out on social media and also the BSG and BASCD webpages
The webinar will address three main themes
population/evidence based approaches in addressing vulnerable older people’s oral health
tackling inequalities in oral health affecting the older vulnerable adults
development and improvement of services to meet the oral health needs of vulnerable older adults
Presentation topics include:
– Support for those who grieve
– England’s Adult Oral Health Oversight Group
– Oral health in: end-of-life patients & the hospice setting
– Oral health in care homes -research perspectives