Embracing Partnerships in Integrated Care: Oregon Oral Health Strategic Plan
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October 3, 2014
8:30am to 3:30pm
Salem Convention Center
200 Commercial Street NE
Salem, OR 97301
Keynote Speaker - Dr. Donald Chi, DDS, PhD
Dr. Donald Chi is an Assistant Professor or Oral Health Sciences and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Washington School of Dentistry, and devotes his extramural clinical practice to treating Alaska Native children in the Yukon Kuskokwim Delta. He received national accolades from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Association of Public Health Dentistry for his dissertation research, which focused on dental care use for Medicaid-enrolled children with chronic health conditions. Dr. Chi's current research program is focused on the behavioral determinants of dental care utilization for Medicaid-enrolled children. He is the first dentist and University of Washington faculty member to be named a William T. Grant Foundation Scholar, which funds his basic social science research interest in how neighborhoods influence oral health outcomes for low-income adolescents.
Oregon Oral Health Strategic Plan
This year's OrOHC conference features the launch of the Oregon Oral Health Strategic Plan. The plan was designed to be the driving force in Oregon for policymakers, philanthropic organizations and local communities who join in pursuit of better oral health and general health for all Oregonians. The plan highlights objectives, strategies and specific activities that various stakeholders can address that will deliver better care, better health and lower costs.
Key issues dealing with systems of care and prevention, infrastructure and emerging workforce models will be discussed.
9:00-9:15 - Introductions
9:15-10:15 - Keynote Speaker
10:30-12:00 - Infrastructure
12:00-12:30 - Awards/Announcements
12:30-1:15 - Lunch
1:15-2:15 - Prevention and Systems of Care
2:15-3:15 - Workforce and Capacity
3:15-3:30 - Next steps with Oral Health Strategic Plan
Professionals from every corner of the state will join national and local health experts to explore emerging health care changes and multidisciplinary integration efforts facing Oregonians today.
The Grand Hotel in Salem Group Rate
Call (877) 540-7800 to make your overnight reservations, and identify yourself as an OrOHC Conference attendee to secure your discounted rate. The last day to reserve overnight stay at the discounted rate is 9/5/14.
Sponsorship and Exhibiting opportunities are available. Contact Tony Finch, OrOHC Executive Director, to learn more at firstname.lastname@example.org, Philip Giles at email@example.com
We are pleased to announce that Kaiser Permanente will be this year's Title Sponsor of OrOHC and our 2014 Fall Conference!
We also appreciate addition sponsorships from the following organizations: