Here are presentations given at the 2015 IFLOSS Illinois Oral Health Conference given in Bloomington, Illinois from Oct 13th through 15th.

Click on any of the pictures on the left to review that presentation.

For the pre-session program, click here. (NOTE: Pre-session presentations are found at the bottom of this page).

For the conference guide, click here.

 


 
Conference Introduction



 

 

Presentations from Wednesday, October 14th

 


Opening Keynote

Lewis N. Lampiris DDS, MPH
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


 


Fluoridation: A National Perspective-Past, Present, and Future

Jane S. McGinley, RDH, MBA
Manager, Fluoridation and Preventive Health Activities
Council on Access, Prevention and Interprofessional Relations


 


One Health and Dentistry

Larry Williams, DDS
Assistant Professor, Midwestern University (MWU)
College of Dental Medicine-Illinois (CDMI)


 


Implementation of a Statewide Oral Health Inventory: Environmental Scan of Illinois

Melissa Gutierrez Kapheim, MS, Sinai Urban Health Institute



 

Development and Selection of Dental Sealant Materials, and Assessment of Dental Sealant Programs

Dr. Jan G. Stannard, President, Denali Corporation, Hanover MA

Dr. Frank Karkazis, President/Founder, Preferred Dental Associates, Evanston IL

Mr. Ed Matthews, IAFDE, President, Sure Business Logic, Port Washington NY

Two videos were used during this presentation, as follows:

Flow Behavior:

Hydrophilic Hydrophobic Behavior:



 


A Community Oral Health Needs Assessment Using the Promotora Model: Little Village, Chicago

Alejandra Valencia, The Oral Health Forum
Nicole Llorens Monteserin, Enlace Chicago
Teresa Berumen, Enlace Chicago


 

 

 

Trends Affecting Dentistry: What Can be Done?

Jim Wiley, American Dental Association



 

 

Presentations from Thursday, October 15th


Current Trends in Nutrition: Where Are We in Evidence-Based Nutrition in Public Health and Practace

Poonam Jain, B.D.S., M.S., M.P.H., Southern Illinois University



 


Vaping and What We Know About E-Cigarettes

Kirk W. Noraian


 

 

Tripartite Collaboration to Improve Student Oral Health in Chicago

(presentation 1 of 3)

Mary Pat Burgess RDH, MBA 



 


Tripartite Collaboration to Improve Student Oral Health in Chicago

(presentation 2 of 3)

Megan Erskine, Chicago Public Schools



 


 
Tripartite Collaboration to Improve Student Oral Health in Chicago

(presentation 3 of 3)

Kim Bartolomucci
Oral Health Forum


 

 

The Illinois Medical Cannabis Pilot Act

Tina Sekimi RN, BA
Division of Medical Cannabis
Office of Health Promotion
Illinois Department of Public Health


 


What’s the Word about Health Literacy?

Sharee Clough, R.D.H., M.S. Ed.
Manager, Preventive Health Activities
Council on Access, Prevention and Interprofessional Relations


 

 

 

Pre-Session — Tuesday, Oct 13th

 


Infection Control and OSHA Updates

Larry N. Williams, DDS
Assistant Professor, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine, Illinois


 


Panel Presentations



 


Panel Presentations

DentaQuest



 

 

Resources from the Infection Control Pre-Session

 


OSAP Infection Control Boot Camp


 



 



 


Anne Moorman, BSN, MPH
Division of Viral Hepatitis
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, GA