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2009 - SAID Annual Seminar Meeting Archives

October 28-30, 2009

Charlotte, NC

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

9:00-12:00 Curriculum Task Force & Strategic Planning Session Task Force

Only those involved in review and development are expected to attend these sessions, but others are welcome.

12:00-2:00 Lunch on your own

Sarah Bradshaw Forum

2:00-2:15 Annual Seminar Welcome

2:15-3:00 Pearls - Practical tips and advice for fellow attendies - an interactive session:

Bobby Turner,DMD, Dental Director for the East Central Regionional Hospital i n Gracewood, GA

3:00-3:45 Literature Review - Synopsis of current literature pertaining to dentistry for people with special needs:

Robert G Henry, DMD, MPH, Project Director Office of Oral Health, Commonwealth of KY

3:45-4:00 Break

4:00-5:30 Injury Free Dental Transfers - Learn how to transfer patients safely and easily in this hands-on learning experience focused on avoiding injury:

Pam Elske-Leonetti, Director of Physical Therapy, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Frye Regional Medical Center in Hickory, NC

6:00-7:30 President's Reception & Door Prizes - All Welcome

Thursday, October 29, 2009

8:15-8:4:45 Exhibits: All day

8:15-8:4:45 Poster Presentations by local Dental Students: All day

8:15-8:30 Opening Comments:

Carolyn Fetter, SAID President

Guiding Your Patients To The Acceptance of Dentistry, and Managing Behavior in the Meantime

8:30-10:30 Re-Invent Your Dental Clinic by Examining the Philosophical Basis For Providing Care to Your Patients with Special Needs (sponsored by GC America): Interactive Session:

Clive Friedman DDS, past President of JADH, Assoc Clinical Professor Univ of Western Ontario

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-11:45 Medical Immobilization Choreography: Legal, Ethical and Practic al Considerations Inside and Outside an Institutional Setting:

Ray Lions, DDS, NM DOH Special Needs Clinic

11:45-12:15 Business Meeting and Poster Presentation Adwards:

Carolyn Fetter, SAID President

12:00-1:30 Lunch (Provided)

(sponsored by presenting manafactuers)

New Devices that Avoid Having to transfer Patients from a Wheelchair to the Dental Chair

1:30-2:30 Alternatives to IV Sedation and General Anesthesia for Patients with Developmental Disabilities. Cases demonstrating successes and challenges regarding the use of Medical Immoblization/Protective Stabilization (MI/PS) will be discussed.

Kathy Olson, RDH, BA, Clinical Administrator, Milestone Dental Clinic, Rockford, IL

2;30-2:45 Break

2:45-4:45 Oral and IV Sedation Robert G Henry, DMD, MPH, Project Director Office of Orfal Health, Commonwealth of KY

Dinner on your own

Friday, October 30, 2009

8:15-8:30 Opening Comments

Carolyn Fetter,SAID President

8:30-9:30 Update on the Literature Concerning Bisphosphonates and Related Dental Issues:

David Itzkoff, DDS

9:30-10:30 New Bone Regeneration Technology


10:30-11:30 New Dental materials and Resources:


Don't Forget Your "Pearls"Again this year we will present the "pearls" you have gathered over your experiences. In a 3-8 minute presentation please share these "pearls" of wisdom and insight. It can be verbal, written, or audio-visual. The "pearl" can be from any aspect of your program.

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