Conference Program


Thursday 21 September

 15:00 Registrations Open  
 17:30 WELCOME FUNCTION Evening Cocktail Party - Governors Pavilion

Day 1 : Friday 22 September


 08:30  Welcome & Opening
 08:40  Emeritus Prof Ron Ettinger
Special Needs Dentistry - An International Perspective
 09:30  Dr Eileen Lee General Anaesthetics in Special Needs Dentistry - An Australian Perspective
 11:00  Prof Laurie Walsh
Lasers for the Management of Bleeding Disorders
 11:45  A/Prof Geraldine Moses Drugs Which Alter Bone Metabolism & Novel Anti-coagulants
 12:15  Laureate Prof Eric Reynolds AO Anticariogenic efficacy of a saliva biomimetic in a randomised trial of head-and-neck cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy: Remineralisation and prebiosis
 13:00 LUNCH
 14:00  Mrs Patricia Pascoe Autism & Oral Health - a mother's perspective
 14:15  Dr Helen Marchant Preparing for the dental visit
 14:45  Dr Avanti Karve Multi-disciplinary Management of Patients with Special Needs Under General Anaesthesia
- Lessons learnt in a tertiary referral service
   Clinical Case Presentations  
 15:45  Adlin Suhaimi Pre-radiation dental assessment of head and neck cancer patients
 15:55  Keng Yeoh The influence of radiation induced xerostomia on Oral Health Related Quality of Life (OHRQoL)
 16:05  Linda Gu

Dental Extractions on NOACs withouT Stopping Therapy (DENTST) study: interim analysis

 16:15  Zanab Malik Principles of dental management in patients with Down syndrome and early onset dementia
 16:25  K Kwong

Juggling Medical Co-morbidities in a Dental Setting

 16:35  Malak Fouda Dental management of a person with intellectual disability and severe anxiety in an undergraduate setting
    Stockmens Bar & Grill

Day 2 : Saturday 23 September 2017

 08:45  Emeritus Prof Ron Ettinger
Rational Dental Care
 09:45  A/Prof Julie Satur Oral Health for People Living With Severe Mental Illness in the Community
 10:15  Ms Gabrielle Jess Mental Health Issues & Oral Health - a mother's perspective
 10:30  Dr Archana Pradhan Online Training for Dentists in Providing Care for People with Dementia
 11:15  Prof Peter Thomson Early Diagnosis & Surgical Intervention for Oral Cancer and Potentially Malignant Disease
 12:00  A/Prof Sharon Liberali Head & Neck Cancer – obturator reconstruction
 12:45 LUNCH
 13:45  Dr Kelsey Pateman
Head & Neck Cancer - supportive care
 14:15  Mr Garry Power
Head & Neck Cancer - patient perspective
 14:45  Panel discussion
 15:30  Mrs Nicole Stormon Multiple Sclerosis - Oral Health & Access to Care
 16:00  Ms Tara Quirke Dementia & Oral Health - a daughter's perspective
 16:15 Video Presentation  “Senior Smiles” a model of preventative oral health care in residential aged care facilities
 16:30  Close by panel
 17:45 Social Drinks  Social Drinks at the Paddock Bar, Rydges - Fortitude Valley, 601 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills. Following the AGM