Virginia Oral Health Summit

Virginia Oral Health Summit

2017 Virginia Oral Health Summit is Thursday, November 2

Nature and Nurture:
Recognizing Social Determinants of Health in Oral Health Care

Thursday, November 2, 2017 | Richmond, Virginia

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Featured speaker Mary Otto 
Author of Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America

Hotel Accommodations

6631 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230 | 1.888.627.7786 |

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Westin for $159 per night/single or $169 per night/double occupancy. Onsite parking is free and ample.

To reserve a room, call 1.888.627.7786 by Tuesday, October 10 at 5:00 p.m., and mention the group name “Virginia Oral Health Coalition.” After the October 10 deadline, rates and availability cannot be guaranteed.

Premier Sponsor

Distinguished Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact Samantha Dorr for Summit sponsor and exhibit options.

Virginia Oral Health Summit Archives

Our annual Oral Health Summit brings people together to find innovative ways to improve oral health throughout Virginia. Nearly 1,000 stakeholders from dentistry, academia, medicine, business and philanthropy have shared ideas and learned the latest on dental health care trends. 

View presentations from prior Virginia Oral Health Summits:

  • 2016: Oral Health IS Health: Breaking through Barriers and Influencing Change
  • 2015: Achievable Wellness: Engaging Communities and Clinicians for Better Health 
  • 2014: Caring for the Whole Person: Oral Health in Patient-Centered Care
  • 2013: The Future of Oral Health Care Delivery
  • 2012: Beyond Teeth: The Integral Relationship between Oral Health and Overall Health
  • 2011: Bridging the Gap: From Policy to Practice

Highlights from past years include:

  • The Virginia Oral Health Report Card: An Introduction (2016)
  • Leadership for Today: Being an Agent of Change Amidst the Challenges (2016)
  • Contextualization of Social Determinants of Health (2015)
  • Integration of Care between Medical and Oral Health Disciplines (2014)
  • Engaging Patients for Better Health (2014)
  • Integrating Dental Health into Primary Care (2013)
  • Oral Disease and Medical Conditions: What is Our Role Today? (2012)
  • Discovering the Gap Between Patient Knowledge and Provider Assumptions (2011)

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