2014 Annual Symposium

Fort Worth, TX
April 26–27 and April 29, 2014

Agenda

Saturday, April 26, 2014

1:30 – 3:30 p.m. AACDP Executive Committee Meeting
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.

Nuts and Bolts: Incorporating Comprehensive Oral Health Services into School-Based Health Centers—Reality or Pipe Dream?

Moderator: Beth Lowe, B.S.D.H., M.P.H., Health Education Specialist, National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Washington, DC

Speakers:

  • Mark Doherty, D.M.D., M.P.H., Executive Director, Safety Net Solutions, DentaQuest Institute, Westborough, MA
  • Beth Lowe, B.S.D.H., M.P.H., Health Education Specialist, National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Washington, DC
  • Anne Varcasio, R.D.H., M.A, Public Health Specialist, Bureau of Dental Health, New York State Department of Health, Albany, NY
  • Sarah Wovcha, J.D., M.P.H., Executive Director, Children’s Dental Services, Minneapolis, MN
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

AACDP/ASTDD Member Reception
Meet and greet state and local health department staff and other community-based program personnel from across the country


Sunday, April 27, 2014

7:15 – 8:00 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:00 – 8:15 a.m.

Welcome and President's Message

Speaker:

  • Judy Gelinas, R.D.H., B.S., President, AACDP, and Director, Community Oral Health Initiatives, St. Christopher’s Foundation for Children, Philadelphia, PA
8:15 – 8:20 a.m.

Welcome from Texas

Speaker:
  • Vy Nguyen, D.D.S., M.P.H., Public Health State Dental Director and Manager, Oral Health Branch, Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, TX
8:20 – 9:20 a.m.

Texas Dental Programs—Is Everything Bigger in Texas?

Moderator: Josefine Wolfe, M.S.P.H., R.D.H., CHES, Membership Committee Chair, AACDP, San Antonio, TX

Speakers:

  • David Cappelli, D.M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., Professor and Director, Dental Public Health Residency Program, Department of Comprehensive Dentistry, Dental School, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX
  • Sharon Fulcher-Estes, M.A., LPC, BCPC, Chief Executive Officer, Community Dental Care, Dallas, TX
  • Madge Vasquez, M.P.Aff., Director of Dental Operations, St. David’s Foundation Dental Program, Austin, TX
9:20 – 9:30 a.m. Break
9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

What’s New at ADA/CAPIR, ADHA, and CDC/DOH: How Can We Help You?

Moderator: Myron Allukian Jr., D.D.S, M.P.H., Past President, AACDP, and Consultant, Boston, MA

Speakers:

  • Steven Geiermann, D.D.S., Senior Manager, Council on Access, Prevention, and Interprofessional Relations, American Dental Association, Chicago, IL
  • Ann Lynch, Director of Governmental Affairs, American Dental Hygienists’ Association, Chicago, IL
  • Katherine Weno, D.D.S., J.D., Director, Division of Oral Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA

11:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Incurred Medical Expense Funding Successfully Achieves Oral Health Care for Elders

Moderator: Nancy Rublee, R.D.H., CDHC, President-Elect, AACDP, and Public Health Hygienist, Price County Health and Human Services Department, Phillips, WI

Speaker:

  • Sarah J. Dirks, D.D.S., Chief Executive Officer, Geriatric Dental Group of South Texas, San Antonio, TX
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Pick Up Box Lunch

12:00 – 12:45 p.m.
Session I

12:45 – 1:30 p.m. Session II

Roundtables: “Lunch with the Bunch” (all roundtables are repeated)

Moderator: Nancy Rublee, R.D.H., CDHC, President-Elect, AACDP, and Public Health Hygienist, Price County Health and Human Services Department, Phillips, WI

  • Addressing Oral Health Literacy Issues: Maryland Model
    Alice Horowitz, Ph.D., R.D.H., Research Associate Professor, Herschel S. Horowitz Center for Health Literacy, School of Public Health, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  • Council on Access, Prevention, and Interprofessional Relations, Initiatives Discussion
    Steven Geiermann, D.D.S., Senior Manager, Council on Access, Prevention, and Interprofessional Relations, American Dental Association, Chicago, IL
  • Creating a Financial Plan for Your Safety-Net Dental Clinic
    Mark Doherty, D.M.D., M.P.H., Executive Director, Safety Net Solutions, DentaQuest Institute, Westborough, MA
  • Dental Programs—Managing For Success!
    Dori Bingham, B.A., Program Manager, Safety Net Solutions, DentaQuest Institute, Westborough, MA
  • Impact of the New Allied Dental Providers
    Jane Koppelman, M.P.A., Research Director, Pew Children’s Dental Campaign, Washington, DC
  • Infection Prevention and Safety Considerations for Portable, Mobile and Non-Dental Ambulatory Healthcare Settings
    Kathy Eklund, R.D.H., M.P.H., Director Occupational Health and Safety, The Forsyth Institute, and Adjunct Professor, Organization for Safety Asepsis and Prevention Cambridge, MA
  • Integrating Medical-Dental Care Coordination for Diabetic Patients: A Pilot Effort
    Amit Acharya, B.D.S., M.S., Ph.D., Dental Informatics Scientist and Director, Dental Informatics Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, Marshfield Clinic, Mansfield, WI
  • Oral Care and Dementia: Steps to Success
    Sarah Dirks, D.D.S., Chief Executive Officer, Geriatric Dental Group of South Texas, San Antonio, TX
  • Policy Environment and Legislative Trends for Workforce Models
    David Jordan, B.S., Dental Access Project Director, Community Catalyst, Boston, MA
  • Protecting Community Water Fluoridation
    Kristen Mizzi, Senior Associate, Pew Children’s Dental Campaign, Washington, DC
  • What’s Happening in Head Start: News from the National Center on Health
    Katrina Holt, M.P.H., M.S., R.D., Oral Health Specialist, and Kathy Geurink, R.D.H., M.S., Oral Health Specialist, National Center on Health, Elk Grove Village, IL
1:30 – 1:45 p.m.

Break

1:45 – 2:45 p.m.

The Affordable Care Act: What It Means to Your Community’s Oral Health

Moderator: Larry Hill, D.D.S., M.P.H., Executive Director, AACDP, and Consultant, Cincinnati, OH

Speaker:

  • Patrice Pascual, M.A., Executive Director, Children’s Dental Health Project, Washington, DC
2:45 – 3:15 p.m.

Presentation of the 2014 AACDP Awards

Moderator: Myron Allukian Jr., D.D.S., M.P.H., Past President and Awards Committee Chair, AACDP

Myron Allukian Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Achievements in Community Dental Programs

Presenter: Neal Demby, D.M.D., M.P.H., Senior Vice President, Dental Medicine, Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Recipient: Paul Glassman, D.D.S., M.A., M.B.A.

John P. Rossetti Community Oral Health Impact Award

Presenter: Larry Hill, D.D.S., M.P.H., Executive Director, AACDP, and Consultant, Cincinnati, OH

Recipient: Linda Rossetti on behalf of John P. Rossetti, D.D.S., M.P.H.
3:15 – 5:00 p.m.

Meet the Press—Work Force Discussion

Moderator: Caswell Evans, D.D.S., M.P.H., Associate Dean for Prevention and Public Health Sciences, University of Illinois Chicago College of Dentistry, Chicago, IL

Speakers:

  • Colleen Brickle, Ed.D., R.D.H., Dean of Health Sciences, Normandale Community College, Minneapolis, MN
  • Amid Ismail, B.D.S., M.P.H., M.B.A., Dr.P.H., Dean and Laura H. Carnell Professor, Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Frank Licari, D.D.S., M.P.H., M.B.A., Dean, Dental School, Roseman University of Heath Sciences, South Jordan, UT
  • Marshall Shragg, M.P.H., Executive Director, Minnesota Board of Dentistry, Minneapolis, MN
5:00 p.m. Adjourn


Tuesday, April 29, 2014

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. AACDP Business Meeting
All interested community-based oral health program personnel are invited to attend



 
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