2019 NSW & ACT Conference

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Friday 18 October 2019

0800 Registration – Pre-Function Area
  Arrival Tea / Coffee & Exhibition – Town Hall
Conference MC’s – Michelle Davidson and Maria Pana 
Opening Session
  Central
0830-0835 Welcome to Country
Uncle Chicka Madden
0835-0845 ADOHTA NSW & ACT Presidents’ Welcome
Dr Denise Higgins (NSW)
Beth Doyle (ACT)
0845-0930 Innovation in Patient Management to help achieve Whole Mouth Health 
Dr Susan Cartwright
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0930-1000 Nutrition and Oral Health – the complex and bi-directional relationships
Dr Emma Beckett
PRESENTATION PDF
1000-1030 Morning Tea & Exhibition I Town Hall
Plenary Session
Central
1030-1115 Embarrassing realities: The portrayal of dentistry in reality tv ‘dentertainment’
Dr Alexander Holden
PRESENTATION  PDF
1115-1200 The Robots are coming – how to deal with the ever changing complexities of implant dentistry and maintenance protocols 
Tabitha Acret
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1200-1300 Lunch & Exhibition I Town Hall
Plenary Session
  Central
1300-1315 ADOHTA 2019 Scope of practice – review update
Maddie Rebello 
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1315-1335 Creating a global voice for dental and Oral Health Therapists
Arish Naresh
PRESENTATION PDF
1335-1355 Cambodia the first experience: How were oral health therapy students influenced by an overseas placement?
Lauren Church
1355-1440 The Poche Centre for Indigenous Health
Dr John Skinner and Boe Rambaldini
1440-1510 Afternoon Tea & Exhibition I Town Hall
Plenary Session
Central
1510-1540 Rethinking Stannous
Dr Elizabeth Milford
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1540-1600 Digital Learning for all Future Oral Health Practitioners to enhance prevention focused Caries Management
Rebecca Chen
PRESENTATION PDF
1600-1645 Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy (VRET)
Dr Kumar Raghav
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1645-1700 Presidents’ Closing Address
Dr Denise Higgins (NSW)
Beth Doyle (ACT)
1830-2230

Saturday 19 October 2019

0800 – 0900 ADOHTA National AGM (Breakfast provided) I Martin Place 
Morning Workshops 
 09.15 – 12.15 I Museum 10.00 – 12.00 I Wynyard
Surface Protection
Don’t just “Watch it” – “Protect it”! 
Paulette Smith
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GUIDED BIOFILM THERAPY HANDS-ON WORKSHOP:
New concepts in periodontal and implant maintenance Tabitha Acret
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1215-1300 Lunch I Foyer Area 
Afternoon Workshop

 13.00 – 16.00 I Museum

Surface Protection
Don’t just “Watch it” – “Protect it”! 

Paulette Smith
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