Louisiana's Oral Health Summit

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Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center (Heart and Vascular Institute)

5000 Hennessy Boulevard

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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Join the Louisiana Oral Health Coalition (LOHC) for, "Addressing Louisiana's Oral Health Status," the first annual Oral Health Summit on Friday, October 18, 2019. The Summit will provide innovative strategies for advancing oral health care.

Attendees will gain knowledge and information on access to Louisiana data, innovative resources, programs and grassroots services, as well as opportunities to network with other state and national stakeholders.

Topics discussed will include:

  • CDC's Strategies for Improving Oral Health

  • Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN)

  • Medical Dental Integration

  • Oral Health Equity

  • Special Health Care Needs in Oral Health

  • Medicaid Managed Care Preventive Services

  • Addressing our Aging Population

  • Promoting School Sealant Programs through FQHCs

  • Oral Health Progress and Equity Network (OPEN)

  • Fluoride Varnish in Primary Care Settings

  • Dental Workforce Recruitment and Retention

  • Dental Opioid Crisis

This event is open to any organization or individual from across the state, including dentists, hygienists, medical providers, nurses, public health providers, academia, community organizations, associations, students, health systems, public health program staff and policy makers.

We look forward to you being part of this "free" event!


*Event Check-in (7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.)

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Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center (Heart and Vascular Institute)

5000 Hennessy Boulevard

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

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