Tooth brushing for people with disabilities

Date: Jan 29, 2019 8:00 (GMT)

Location: Online Webinar

Price: Free

Registration: Click Here.

ISDH Winter Webinar Series is Awesome!

The Irish Society for Disability and Oral Health are proud to present the second of this season’s ISDH Winter Webinars series. This Webinar is delivered by one of our very own experts on Oral Health Promotion for people with disabilities: Assistant Professor Kev Mac Giolla Phadraig.

Expert Presentation

Kev is based in Trinity College Dublin and has ten years of experience in this field. He understands that this is the most important aspect of special care dentistry in many parts of the world. He will talk to the ISDH international community about how to make tooth brushing easy for this population. This is an amazing opportunity for our community to learn from the best.

Open invitation to register

All are welcome to register. This talk will be suitable for people from all disciplines who have an interest in oral hygiene for people with disabilities. So if you are a nurse, a Speech and Language therapist, a dental nurse or a specialist clinician or researcher, this talk will offer something for you.

Learning at your leisure

All are welcome to join the ISDH community online for this evening Webinar.

After the webinar, it is expected that participants will

  • Understand how to plan and initiate oral health resource development
  • Identify the correct oral hygiene advice for a range of patients with disabilities
  • Be able to instruct their patients in evidence based oral hygiene techniques
  • Direct patients towards online resources to improve brush