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BSDH 2017 Winter meeting 8/12/17

    BSDH Winter Conference 2017   Clinical safety in Special Care Dentistry   Friday 8 December 2017 Royal College of Physicians, London  Booking form can be downloaded here Learning objectives ·         Evidence from surgery re safer surgery initiatives ·         Non technical surgical skills ·         Human factors ·         Enabling learners to make errors while keeping patients safe ·         Aspects of staff safety   Programme     08:45     Registration, refreshments and exhibition       09:15 Welcome Avril Macpherson, President BSDH     09:20 Patient safety – the historical perspective ·       The academic basis of patient safety and how it has developed ·       The Swiss cheese model ·       The importance of culture.   Michael Pemberton, Clinical Head of Division, Consultant in Oral Medicine, University Dental Hospital of Manchester     10:00 Introduction to human factors Neal Jones, Assistant Director of Patient Safety, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust       10:40-11:10     Morning refreshments and exhibition       11:10 Human performance and error causation Neal Jones, Assistant Director of Patient Safety, Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals Trust     11:50 Evaluation of human factors training for dental teams Suzanne Burke, Acting Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital     12:20 Getting it right first time – improving quality in clinical dental care Liz Jones, GiRFT Clinical Lead for Hospital Dentistry       13:00-14:00     Lunch and exhibition       14:00 Scottish Patient Safety Programme for Dentistry Jill Gilles, Programme Lead, Health Improvement Scotland     14:40 The practical application of clinical safety principles in a special care dentistry team Andy Kwasnicki, Consultant in Special Care Dentistry, Liverpool University Dental Hospital   Kathryn Bebb, Clinical Lecturer in Special Care Dentistry, University of Liverpool     15:40 Q&A     15:50 Induction of the new BSDH President Lorna Hollingsworth       16:00     Afternoon refreshments and exhibition       16:20 BSDH AGM       17:00*     Close       *approximate timing

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iADH 2018 call for papers

The 24th iADH conference in Dubai is titled "A Lifecourse Approach to Disability and Oral Health"  They are looking for submissions for papers and details can be found here. Additionally BSDH members can apply for a travel bursary. Details can be found in our travel section. 

2017 Conference presentations

BSDH May 2017 Conference Liverpool Please note not all speakers will share their presentations.   AlbadriSondos.pdf Smith-Phil.pdf BalmerColette.pdf TaylorKathryn.pdf TaylorKathrynTopSuturingTips.pdf  YoungsonCallum.pdf FitzgeraldRichard.pdf CampbellNicola.pdf ChoHana.pdf DeeryChris.pdf KakaShazia.pdf

Nordic Special Care conference

The Special Care 2017 conference is organized by nordic specialists that take interest in a) oral health for people with special needs and b) children with nourishing difficulties. The conference will be held in Reykjavík, August 17th – 18th 2017. Please click here for more details.

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