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Preview what you can expect at the 29th Annual Meeting on Special Care Dentistry with our complete list of sessions for this must-attend event. Full session descriptions and objectives coming soon!

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Friday March 10, 2017

7:15 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.


8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Welcome & SCDA Business Meeting and Awards Presentation

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Max Bramer Memorial Lecture
Marko Vujicic, PhD

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Dental Field Experience in Healthcare Systems

Our Role in Combatting Childhood Obesity, a Synopsis of the findings from the Robert Wood Johnson Initiative for Oral Health Providers

Let's Talk Silver Diamine Fluoride

11:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m,


12:30 p.m. – 12:45 a.m


12:45 p.m, - 1:45 p.m,

Diagnosis and Management of Elderly Patients with Difficult Complete Denture Problems

Asthma Considerations for Dentists

Getting on Board the Tobacco Cessation Train Helping People with Special Needs Become Tobacco Free

What your patient should know about oral health before head and neck radiation

1:45 pm -2:00 pm


2:00 p.m - 3:00 p.m

Evaluation of Stainless Steel Crowns as Posterior Permanent Tooth Restorations - Long-term Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes

Antibiotic Prophylaxis Protocols for Treating Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease: Results of a Three Part Study

Xylitol Tooth Paste....... The Alpha to Omega for Prevention of Dental Disease

Longevity of Stainless Steel Crowns on Permanent Teeth

Mercy Health Youngstown Hospital Pipeline for Dental Care in the Rural Health Setting

3:00 p.m - 3:30 p.m

Coffee Break

3:30 p.m - 4:30 p.m

Oral health integration into Long-Term Care: qualitative analysis of a Virginia Dental Association pilot program

Clinical Manifests and Differential Potencies of the Anti-resorptives in MRONJ Subjects

Double Jaw All-on-4 Rehabilitation in the Special Needs Patient

The Safe And Effective Use Of Intravenous Sedation In A Special Needs Dental Population


4:30 p.m - 4:45 p.m


4:45 p.m - 5:45 p.m

Steve Gordon Memorial Lecture
Janice Hoffman Simen

5:45 p.m- 6:00 p.m

Council Meet and Greet

6:00 p.m- 7:00 p.m

Welcome Reception

7:00 p.m - 8:00 p.m



Saturday March 11, 2017

7:15 am- 8:00 am

Breakfast and New Attendee Mentor Program

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Keynote- Dr. Michael Shermer

9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.


9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Technology-enabled Dentistry for the Elderly Patient

Breaking Down Silos: Integrating Dentistry into the Medical Clinic

Viewing Disability though a Diversity Lens

10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Coffee Break

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Roundtable Presentations

Hospital Dental Residency Educational Challenges - The Times are Changing

Institute in Intellectual and Developmental Disability: Building the next generation of IDD healthcare providers

PRIDE: An Innovative Hispanic Dental Community Practice Model with an Interprofessional Approach

Edentulating Special Needs Patients the Answer? A 5 Year Retrospective Study

11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Lunch on Own

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS): The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown

Multidisciplinary Care: The Role of the Craniofacial Team

Alternative Protective Stabilization Techniques, Adult Special Needs Patients

Educating Dental Students about Treating Patients with SHCN: A Comparison of Five Student Cohorts

2:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.


2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

Posters/ Coffee Break/ Passport to Prizes

3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.


3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Service to Patients with Special Needs: Report of the 3rd Annual Guatemala mission

Coming Out as an Advocate: LGBTQ Patient Care with a Focus on Transgender Patients and HIV

Integration and Growth of a Special Needs Clinic in a private Dental Practice

Workshop Training for Dental Professionals - Dental Care for Developmentally Disabled

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Student Poster Presentations and Resident Fair

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Networking Reception
Poster Awards


Sunday March 12, 2017

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Committee Meetings
• Council of Hospital Dentistry
• Council of Geriatric Dentistry
• Council of Dentistry for People with Disabilities


9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.


9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

A unique Interprofessional collaborative model for community based sedation dentistry

Evaluation Of Effectiveness Of Silver Diamine Fluoride On Dental Caries

Dental Rehabilitation of Autistic patient with Anemia and Tuberculosis

Geriatrics 101: Are Dental Students in India ready for the Silver Tsunami?

10:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.


10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

So you want to be published?

Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid: An Overview of Etiology, Diagnosis and Management

Let’s Make SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention And Referral to Treatment) - A VITAL Sign


Meeting Adjourns



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