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DHAA WA - Sunday Lunch Diabetes and the Oral Health Connection

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International on the Water Hotel

1 Epsom Avenue

Ascot, WA 6104

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Diabetes that is poorly managed can give rise to dental problems. Preventing gum disease with a Diabetic is a systemic health issue.

About this Event

The link between diabetes and oral health is becoming more and more clear.

With the increasing amount of research linking oral health and systemic health this presentation will focus on diabetes and its effects on oral health.

Carly Luff an accredeted Diabetes Educator and Exercise Physiologist will be presenting on the impacts Diabetes has our patients lives and what we may need to consider in our daily practice when treating these patients.

Dr Jonathon Swain will focus on the connection between the mouth and the body from a periodontists perspective and look at ways we can improve our long term treatment outcomes for these patients.

Event Schedule

11am - Registration

11:15am - Ms Carly Luff - Diabetes WA

12:15pm - Lunch

1pm - Dr Jonathon Swain - Periodontist

2pm - Questions and close

CPD Hours: 2 hours

While we do our best to ensure everyones comfort, venue temperatures may vary. We suggest you bring layers to allow you to adjust your own comfort levels as needed throughout the day.

Speakers:

Ms. Carly Luff

Carly is an accredited exercise physiologist and credentialed diabetes educator. She enjoys adopting a person-centred approach to support people living with diabetes to self-manage their condition.

Dr Jonathan Swain

Jon Swain has been in Specialist Periodontal Practice for over 20 years. He practices at Taylor Rd Periodontics in Nedlands and Country WA.

His qualifications include a Masters in Dental Science in Periodontics (University of Melbourne), a Masters In Public Health (UWA). He is a member of National bodies; The Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons (RACDS) (Periodontics Division),The Australian and New Zealand Academy of Periodontics (ANZAP) and also a member of local societies - Australian Society of Periodontics (ASP) and Australasian Osseointegration Society (AOS). International Team for Implantology (ITI). He was until recently a council member on Dental Specialist Society of Western Australia (DSSWA) representing the specialty of PeriodonticsFor 5 years he was Course Convener in Periodontics at the University of Western Australia and had oversight of the Undergraduate and Postgraduate (specialist) training programs.

This also involved multidisciplinary interactions with orthodontics and prosthodontics. During this time at UWA, he established the implant dentistry training program and was involved in a number of research programs. This included the “SMILE” study, a NHMRC funded study investigating the link between Gum disease and Adverse Pregnancy outcome with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Resources

(1) American Academy of Periodontal Disease - Diabetes and Periodontal Disease

(2) Web MD - Diabetes and Dental Problems

Diabetes image courtesy of:

http://fightgumdisease.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/gum-disease-diabetes-infographic.pdf

www.FightGumDisease.com

Event Regulations

DHAA Members - To obtain the discounted DHAA Ltd Membership price you are required to be a financial member of the DHAA Ltd at the time of the event.

Student Members - Student Members must be an eligible and current student member of the DHAA Ltd at the time of the event Student Membership expires June 30th following your graduation. Student Membership to the DHAA Ltd is Free.

ADOHTA/NZDTHA Members - All ADOHTA/NZDTHA members are required to show proof of membership to ADOHTA/NZDTHA please email chairwa@dhaa.info. You are required to be a current member at the time of the event to either DHAA Ltd. ADOHTA inc./NZDTHA

Dietary Requirements - We will attempt to accommodate all dietary requirements. Please send through any restrictions to chairwa@dhaa.info at least seven (7) days prior to the event.

Cancellation Policy - Ten (10) days notice must be given in writing to contactwa@dhaa.info , if you cannot attend, to receive a refund. Reimbursements will not be made after this time. Registration can be transferred to another person of the same membership status.

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International on the Water Hotel

1 Epsom Avenue

Ascot, WA 6104

Australia

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