Leadership Empowerment Advances Diversity

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre Australia

15 - 17 August 2019

Program - Saturday

Full attendance at ISDH 2019 will qualify for approximately 14.25 CPD hours.

Saturday 17 August 2019
Time Great Hall Breakout 1 Breakout 2 Breakout 3 Breakout 4
8:30am - 5:30pm Registration open, Foyer
8:30am - 10:00am

Keynote Presentation

Anh Do

10:00am - 10:45am Morning Tea, Exhibition
Sponsor Session Leadership S4 Empowerment S4 Advances S4 Diversity S4
10:45am - 12:15pm

TEPE Sponsor Session


How does our professional approach reflect on the patient?

Ann-Marie Roos Jansåker

Dental hygiene and oral health promotion – An emerging research domain

Dr Bo Danielsen, Professor Kerstin Orhn & Assistant Professor Dagmar Else Slot

Who’s more anxious, you or your patient? Addressing factors that contribute to stress among dental practitioners and dentistry-related anxiety in people living with mental illness

Ms Roisin McGrath & Ms Vicki Langan

Developing an effective partnership between a university research group and a periodontal clinic to enable meaningful contributions to evidence-based dentistry

Professor Wendy Ward & Ms Linda Dakin

Missions impossible: Challenges and successes

Mrs Deborah Astroth & Dr Jeffrey Astroth

12:15pm - 1:15pm Lunch, Exhibition
Sponsor Session Leadership S5 Empowerment S5 Advances S5 Diversity S5
1:15pm - 2:15pm

EMS Sponsor Session


GOOD BASIC THERAPY – the modern approach

Dagmar Else Slot

Volunteer to smile again! A triple win for patients, dentists, and community

Mrs Jackie Lindrup and Mrs Suzanne Tanis

Creating the perfect partnership: dental practitioners and speech pathologists in collaborative practice

Mrs Karen Smart & Ms Jenni-Lee Rees

Implementation of ergonomic, observational techniques that empower dental hygiene educators, practitioners and students to reduce the risk of work-related injuries

Dr Shawn Roll & Dr Jane Forrest

Cultural diversity in oral health of elderly clients and challenges faced by Dental Hygienists during the implementation phase of the treatment

Mrs Shireen Asrani & Mrs Tania Makani

2:15pm - 3:00pm

EMS Sponsor Session


Guided Biofilm Therapy what is new and how we can use it on teeth and implants!

Magda Mensi

A unique model: Providing restorative dental care within the dental hygiene “practice”

Professor Mandy Hayre

Empowering people in our communities: Teaching students through photovoice

Dr Minn Yoon & Dr Sharon Compton

Direct benefits of online learning...where is the evidence?

Mrs Kathy Yerex

Fluoride varnish for community-based caries prevention in children: giving kids a brighter smile!

Mrs Cathryn Carboon & Mrs Karen Lansdown

3:00pm - 3:45pm Afternoon Tea, Exhibition
4:30pm - 5:30pm Closing Ceremony