The Next Oral Health Illinois Plan, Public Health Dental Hygienists and Alternative Treatments in Dentistry
Date / Time: Saturday, November 23, 2019 9:00-12:00 pm
Speaker: Dr. Mona Van Kanegan, DDS, MS, MPH
Chief, Division of Oral Health, Illinois Department of Public Health
Course Description: This course will inform participants on how to better meet the oral health needs of the Illinois population.
1. Discuss burden of oral disease nationally, state and county level data;
2. Discuss challenges and opportunities in public health practice: disease prevention, promotion, and treatment;
3. Review an alternative caries management: use of silver diamine fluoride to decrease burden of active dental caries; and
4. Present current activities at the Division of Oral Heath in the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Contact: Edward Sladkov at firstname.lastname@example.org (224) 512-2300
Willow Creek Church
67 East Algonquin Road, South Barrington, IL. 60010
Park in Lot D. Enter through the D Entrance.
Follow the signs to room: Waterfall #2.