2010 Annual Symposium

St. Louis, MO
April 25, 2010


8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:15 a.m. Welcome
Maureen Oostdik, R.D.H., President, AACDP
8:30 a.m.

Local Oral Health Programs and Issues in Missouri
Marie Peoples, M.A., M.P.H., C.S.A. II
Chief, Office of Primary Care and Rural Health, Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

9:15 a.m.

Mobile Operations
Moderator: Larry Hill, D.D.S., M.P.H.


10:30 a.m.

Oral Health America Update


  • Amanda Ciatti
    Manager, Program Research and Development, Oral Health America, Chicago, IL
  • Melissa Hoebel
    Coordinator, Development and Communications, Oral Health America, Chicago, IL
10:45 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Roundtables: "Lunch with the Bunch"

Round I:
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Pick up box lunch
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Round II:
12:00 – 12:45 p.m.

Roundtable 1: University of Minnesota School of Dentistry Mobile-Based Dentistry Model
Paul D. Schulz, D.D.S., M.P.H.

Roundtable 4: School-Based and School-Linked Oral Health Program Models
Larry Hill, D.D.S., M.P.H.

Roundtable 5: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center
Katrina Holt, M.P.H., M.S., R.D.

Roundtable 6: Safety Net Dental Clinic Business Plan
Jackie Campbell Brumley, M.P.H.

Roundtable 7: Healthy People 2020
Kathy Mangskau, R.D.H., M.P.A.

Roundtable 8: Alaska Dental Health Aide Therapist Program
Mary Williard, D.D.S.

Roundtable 9: Dental Hygienists and Wisconsin Practice Act
Maureen Oostdik, R.D.H. and Nancy Rublee, R.D.H., C.D.H.C.

Roundtable 10: American Dental Association 2009 Access to Dental Summit
Steve Geiermann, D.D.S.

1:00 p.m.

Oral-Based Rapid HIV Testing in Safety Net Programs

2:00 p.m.

The Essentials of Infection Control in Screening, Portable and Mobile Programs
Kathy Eklund, R.D.H., M.P.H.

Research Subject Safety Advocate, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA

2:45 p.m. Break
3:15 p.m.

Presentation of the 2010 Myron Allukian Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Achievements in Community Dental Programs
Moderator: Myron Allukian Jr. , D.D.S., M.P.H.

Presenter: Chris Halliday, D.D.S., Chief Dental Officer, U.S. Public Health Service

Recipient: Ron Nagel, D.D.S., M.P.H.

3:45 p.m.

The Latest in Dental Work Force Models and Changing State Practice Acts
Moderator: Myron Allukian Jr., D.D.S., M.P.H.


  • The National Perspective
    Shelly Gehshan, M.P.P.

    Director, Pew Children's Dental Campaign, The Pew Center on the States, Washington, DC
  • The Dental Hygienists' Perspective
    Ann Battrell, R.D.H., M.S.D.H.

    Executive Director, American Dental Hygienists' Association, Chicago, IL
  • The Minnesota Story
    Michael Scandrett, J.D.

    LPaC Alliance, Minneapolis, MN
  • Alaska Therapist Update
    Mary Williard, D.D.S.

    Clinical Site Director, Division of Community Health Services, University of Washington DENTEX Training Center, Anchorage, AK


  • Ron Nagel, D.D.S., M.P.H.
    Retired Dental Consultant, Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK
  • David Jordan
    Director, Dental Access Project, Community Catalyst, Boston, MA
5:15 p.m. Adjourn


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