2021 Conference Agenda

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Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN)

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Embracing Change to Improve Oral Health In Communities

May 13-14

Agenda

Thursday, May 13

 

10:00 – 12:00 

  • NYS Oral Health Coalition Annual Meeting – All Welcome

    • Learn About the Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN)

    • Awards

 

1:00 – 5:00 Forum

  • Restarting and Reimaging School Based Oral Health Services

  • Improving Access to Care Through Telehealth

    • Guest Speaker: Paul Glassman, DDS, MA, MBA

      • Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Community Engagement at California Northstate University

  • Overview NY’s Telehealth Changes

  • Restarting NYS Oral Health Programs: A Panel Discussion

  • Extensive Discussion and Networking Opportunities

 

Friday, May 14

8:30 Gathering and Networking

 

9:00  - 4:00 Program

  • New York State Oral Health Update 

    • Michele Griguts, DDS

      • Dental Director, Division of Program Development and Management

      • Office of Health Insurance Programs, New York State Department of Health

    • Dionne J. Richardson, DDS, MPH

      • State Dental Director/ Title V Program

      • New York State Department of Health, Division of Family Health

 

  • Emerging Strategies in the Oral Health Workforce

    • Oral Health Workforce Research Center

    • Center for Health Workforce Studies

  • Federal Policy Update

 

  • Keynote: Rebuilding Oral Health With Equity

    • Ifetayo Johnson, Executive Director, Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN)  

 

  • Expert Reactor Panel

 

  • Extensive Discussion and Networking Opportunities

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