The Future of Oral Health Care Delivery

Friday, November 8, 2013
Westin Richmond Hotel | Richmond, Virginia
Read a recap of the 2013 Virginia Oral Health Summit and view photos.


Breakfast Session: Why Dental Benefits Improve Health and Save Money
Oral Health and the Human Body
Presented by Bhavik Desai, DMD, PhD, VCU School of Dentistry

Oral Health - Impact on Costs 
Presented by Joyce Postlewait, Healthentic, Inc.

Dental Care: What Employees Want 
Presented by Shannon Venable, Dominion

The Future of Oral Health Care Delivery
Keynote: How the Practice of Health Care is Transforming through Collaboration and Innovation  
Presented by Marcia Brand, PhDHealth Resources and Services Administration

Dentistry at a Crossroads:  A Look Back, A Look Forward 
Presented by Marko Vujicic, PhDAmerican Dental Association

The Affordable Care Act and Oral Health Care in Virginia
Presented by Chris Pyle, MA, Delta Dental of Virginia

Integrating Oral Health into Primary Care
Panelist: Helen Ragazzi, MD, Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine

Interdisciplinary Collaboration:  A Student Perspective 
Panelist: Lyubov Slashcheva, VCU School of Dentistry

Teledentistry-Assisted Affiliated Practice Dental Teams
Panelist:  Fred Summerfelt, RDH, AP, MEd, Northern Arizona University

Regional Approaches to Improved Oral Health:  World Café
Facilitated by John Sarvay, Floricane