Live Webinar Series · SFG Continuum on Oral Health Integration

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Learning from Science: How Oral-Systemic Collaborations Can Advance Research, Policy, and Health Outcomes

Live Broadcast:

Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Time: 4:00pm ET

This conversation between senior dental and medical scientific thought leaders will focus on what we know, what we need to know, where science and policy interface, and why that intersection is important. The panelists will also comment on the importance of integration across all levels of research, the need for research to drive policy, how research informs practice and practice informs research, and other critical applications.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify significant gaps in oral and systemic health research
  • Provide examples of effective integration of oral and systemic health research
  • Describe a pathway from basic, translational, and clinical science to implementation science that effectively incorporates oral health and disease in overall health
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  • Moderator: Martha Somerman, DDS, PhD
  • Presenters:
    Laurie McCauley, DDS, MS, PhD
    Preeti Malani, MD
    Christopher Fox, DMD, DMSc
  • Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC
  • Source: Santa Fe Group
  • Cost: $0.00
  • CDE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Learning from Clinicians and their Patients: Why Oral Health Collaboration is Essential to Overall Health Outcomes

Live Broadcast:

Date: Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Time: 4:00pm ET

This session will consider the relevance of oral/dental health to the collaborative management of selected medical conditions. Drawing on their experiences, medical and dental clinical leaders will explore what patient-centered care could look like if professionals collaborated across disciplines and levels of practice to integrate oral health with overall health, and how such approaches could improve outcomes for individuals, families, and communities.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide examples that illustrate the relevance of oral/dental health to the management of selected medical conditions
  • Identify current gaps in collaborative approaches to patient-centered care
  • Identify significant features of collaborative practices that integrate oral health with overall health, and pathways to accelerate adoption of such models in the future
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  • Moderator: Judith Haber, PhD, APRN, FAAN; Larry Coffee, DDS
  • Presenters:
    Gwen Nichols, MD
    Lisa Kennedy Sheldon, PhD, ANP-BC, AOCNP, FAAN
    Matthew Cooper, MD
    Christopher J. Smiley, DDS
  • Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC
  • Source: Santa Fe Group
  • Cost: $0.00
  • CDE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Learning from Health System Initiatives: What Can Be Done to Scale Up Integration?

Live Broadcast:

Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Time: 4:00pm ET

Actions are being taken by and within health systems to emphasize primary care, including oral health care. This session will explore lessons learned from three initiatives in community and primary care ​health system practice settings. Why were these integration efforts created? What factors supported their evolution and expansion? Which factors limited their progress? Clinician, health care administration and health policy leaders will describe their experiences and discuss strategies for the future.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe workforce and health system models for oral health integration
  • Identify enablers and barriers to scaling up integration
  • Provide examples of funded integration initiatives
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  • Moderator: Kathryn A. Atchison, D.D.S., M.P.H.; Dushanka V. Kleinman, D.D.S., M.Sc.D.
  • Presenters:
    Patricia Braun, M.D., M.P.H., Professor, Pediatrics, Public Health and Dental Medicine, University of Colorado and Former SFG Founder Fellow
    Greg Nycz, Executive Director, Family Health Center of Marshfield, Inc.
    Michael J. Helgeson, D.D.S., Co-founder and CEO, Apple Tree Dental
    Andrew Snyder, M.A., Policy Lead, CMS Oral Health Initiative and Health Insurance Specialist, CMS
    Hannah L. Maxey, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director, Bowen Center for Health Workforce Research and Policy, Indiana University School of Medicine.
  • Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC
  • Source: Santa Fe Group
  • Cost: $0.00
  • CDE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Learning from the Convergence of Medical and Dental Insurance: Who’s Driving the Change?

Live Broadcast:

Date: Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Time: 4:00pm ET

The session reviews the lessons learned from executives from full service health plans and stand-alone dental plans regarding the challenges of integrating medical and dental plans.

Learning Objectives

  • How executives view the future of medical dental integration
  • Considerations that lead to a medical plan collaborating with a stand-alone dental plan to accomplish integration
  • Considerations of a full service health plan to integrate their medical and dental plans
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  • Moderator: Ronald E. Inge, DDS
  • Presenters:
    Will Hinde
    Kristin Irving
    Benjamin Baenen
    Edward A. Murphy, MBA
    Chris Stenzel, MBA
  • Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC
  • Source: Santa Fe Group
  • Cost: $0.00
  • CDE Credits: 1 Interactive CEU
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Advancing Integration Through Technology

Live Broadcast:

Date: October 2021

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Workforce Initiatives Supporting Integration

Live Broadcast:

Date: December 2021

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