|The 2018 Virginia Oral Health Summit is Thursday, November 8 in Richmond. We're thrilled to welcome Dr. Camara Jones, health equity scholar and physician, as our keynote speaker, and motivational interviewing expert Dr. Matt Allen as a featured presenter.
Registration is now open through November 1!
8:45 a.m. Welcome Remarks
Lieutenant Governor Justin E. Fairfax (Invited)
9:15 a.m. The State of Health in Virginia
Sarah Bedard Holland, Virginia Oral Health Coalition
9:30 a.m. Keynote: Race and Health in America, The Gardener's Tale
Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, Morehouse School of Medicine
10:45 a.m. Motivational Interviewing
Matt Allen, DDS, M David MI LLC
11:30 a.m. Medicaid Expansion in Virginia
Jennifer Lee, MD, Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services
1:15 p.m. Building a System that Cares for Vulnerable Populations
Natalie Pennywell, MPH, CHES, Virginia Department of Health
Paul Brasler, LCSW, The Daily Planet Health Services
Shillpa Naavaal, BDS, MS, MPH, Virginia Commonwealth Universirty
Casey Tupea, RDH, EMT-1, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services
2:15 p.m. Promoting Fluoridated Water
Emily Keenum, Virginia Early Childhood Foundation
Jeanette Bowman, MPH, Virginia Department of Health
3:00 p.m. Closing Remarks
Lauren Powell, MPA, PhD, Office of Health Equity
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Dr. Camara Jones
Traveling from out of town? Book your hotel stay now! A block of rooms is reserved at the Westin Richmond Hotel; rates are $159/king and $169/double. To reserve a room, call 1.888.627.7786 and mention the group name "Virginia Oral Health Coalition." All rooms must be reserved by 5:00 p.m. on October 11.
Continuing Education Credit:
The Virginia Dental Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The Virginia Dental Association designates this activity for and 4.5 continuing education credits. This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between The Virginia Dental Association and the Virginia Oral Health Coalition.
Application for CME credit has been filed with the American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending. Application for nurses pending approval through the NYU Center for Continuing Nursing Education. Continuing Education Approval from NASW Virginia Chapter is pending.