Month: June 2019

Lauren Church, Kay Franks, Janet Wallace A new international outreach placement was developed by the University of Newcastle Australia, for their Bachelor of Oral Health Therapy program. It was introduced to provide final year students with a ‘real world’ experience of...
  • June 21, 2019
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Rebecca Chen, Dr Grace Wong, Dr Carrie Tsai Digital Learning for all Future Oral Health Practitioners to enhance prevention focused caries management. Aims: To assess the effectiveness and acceptance of a simulated electronic health record teaching tool to enhance students to...
  • June 21, 2019
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Arish Naresh  The International Oral Health Association was launched at the 4th Malaysian Dental Therapists’ Scientific Conference on Saturday 6th April 2019 in Kuala Lumpur. This significant day also marked the inaugural International Dental and Oral Health Therapy Day, and...
  • June 21, 2019
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Dr Kumar Raghav Dental anxiety and phobia are leading causes of avoidance of dental treatment and can make behaviour management challenging for dental professionals. VRET is an established treatment for several forms of phobias such as fear of flying, fear...
  • June 18, 2019
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Dr John Skinner and Boe Rambaldini We will present an overview of the Poche Centre for Indigenous Health at The University of Sydney with a particular focus on the oral health and workforce aspects of our program of work. We...
  • June 18, 2019
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Tabitha Acret As our population increases in age along with social and oral health expectations the amount of single tooth, full arch and complex full mouth rehabilitations using implants increases. As clinicians we need to be able to educate on...
  • June 18, 2019
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Dr Alexander Holden What do portrayals of dentistry within reality TV say about our profession and the care that we provide? In this lecture, we will examine the reality TV show, “Embarrassing Bodies” and investigate how dentistry, dental professionals and...
  • June 18, 2019
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Dr Susan Cartwright Despite the significant advances in health care and available technology, dental caries and periodontal disease remain the most common chronic diseases impacting the majority of the world’s population. It is well recognised that both dental caries and...
  • June 18, 2019
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