2018 ORAL HEALTH SUMMIT

Advocacy, Equity, Access

Thursday, November 8, 2018
Westin Richmond Hotel | Richmond, VA

Read a recap of the 2018 Virginia Oral Health Summit and view photos.

Presentations

Welcome Remarks
Senator George Barker
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The State of Health in Virginia

Sarah Bedard Holland, Virginia Health Catalyst (formerly Virginia Oral Health Coalition)
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Keynote: Race and Health in America, The Gardener's Tale

Camara Phyllis Jones, MD, MPH, PhD, Morehouse School of Medicine
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Motivational Interviewing

Matt Allen, DDS, M David MI LLC
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Medicaid Expansion in Virginia

Jennifer Lee, MD, & Todd Clark Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services
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Building a System that Cares for Vulnerable Populations
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WIC: Participant Survey Responses and Oral Health
Facilitator: Natalie Pennywell, MPH, CHES, Virginia Department of Health

Interprofessional Efforts to Curb Opioid Addiction
Panelist: Paul Brasler, LCSW, The Daily Planet Health Services

Pregnant Women and Dental Utilization
Panelist: Shillpa Naavaal, BDS, MS, MPH, Virginia Commonwealth University

Community Access: Individuals with Special Health Care Needs
Panelist: Casey Tupea, RDH, EMT-1, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services

Promoting Fluoridated Water
Facilitator: Tegwyn Brickhouse, DDS, PhD, Virginia Commonwealth University
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Promoting Water in Place of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
Panelist: Emily Keenum, Virginia Early Childhood Foundation

Community Water Fluoridation 
Panelist: Jeanette Bowman, MPH, Virginia Department of Health

Closing Remarks

Lauren Powell, MPA, PhD, Office of Health Equity
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