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Oral Diseases, Dental Emergencies, and Patient Education

Oral Diseases, Dental Emergencies, and Patient Education

Event Date: Friday, March 28, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Event Type: Webinar/Online Event

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Description

HRSA/HAB is convening a two-part webinar series to support its curriculum Integrating Oral Health Care in HIV Primary Care Settings: A Guide to Oral Health Care for People Living with HIV/AIDS.  The curriculum is designed to assist primary care providers—including physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and case managers—with the information they need to recognize and manage oral health and disease for people living with HIV/AIDS. The curriculum has five chapters: oral health and oral screening; oral diseases; dental emergencies; dental management and patient education.

Part 2: Oral Diseases, Dental Emergencies, and Patient Education

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize common oral diseases seen in association with HIV disease.
  2. Understand the difference and significance of emergency dental needs vs. routine dental care.
  3. Be aware of when and what dental care could be started in the medical office.
  4. Discuss oral health education with patients.

Join the Webcast

  • Adobe Connect (Enter as a guest)
  • Conference Number: 888-603-9693 Participant code: 9116383

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Following the presentations, the webcasts will be archived on the TARGET Center website for future viewing. For more information, please contact CDR Mahyar Mofidi, DMD, PhD.