Courses & Events

BSG Winter Conference 2021

Location: Winter webinar
Date: 02/12/2021
Time: 9.30 - 4.30pm
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BSG  Winter Conference (webinar)  and  online poster competition

Thursday  2nd  December 2021

 

 

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Our recent event : June 8th 2021

 

                               

 

working together to address inequalities in older people’s oral health

 

The webinar  recording will be available shortly  on BSG and BASCD websites

The British Society for Gerodontology and the British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry  recently  co -hosted  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

 

The webinar addressed three main themes :

  1. population/evidence based approaches in addressing vulnerable older people’s oral health              

  2. tackling  inequalities in oral health  affecting the older vulnerable adults             

  3. development  and  improvement  of services to meet the oral health needs of vulnerable older adults 

 

Presentation topics included:

– Support for those who grieve

– England’s Adult Oral Health Oversight Group

 – Treatment  challenges for patients with advanced dementia 

– Oral health in care homes -research perspectives

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