Oral health remains one of the most pressing unmet healthcare needs in Kentucky. As part of its ongoing efforts to improve oral health care and access, the Kentucky Oral Health Coalition (KOHC), in collaboration with its partners from across the state, will host a statewide oral health summit on November 20, 2015. Please join us! This event is FREE for all. CEU’s will be available for dentists, dental hygienists and nurses.
The 2015 Kentucky Oral Health Summit will bring together hundreds of leaders from diverse fields in the oral health community, including state and local policy makers, health advocates, health professionals, educators, and students, to increase the dental awareness among stakeholders and the public and to develop strategies to deal with the widespread dental access issues in Kentucky.
8:30 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome Message
Keynote – A Skeptic’s Guide to the Oral-Systemic Health Connection
Presentation: The State of Oral Health in Kentucky – Data, Programs and Future
12:00 p.m. Oral Health Champion Awards, Lunch and Networking
Panel Discussion: Envisioning Oral Health Beyond 2015
Public Policy Prioritization Conversations: Putting a Kentucky Road Map Together, Together
3:30 p.m. Closing remarks and Invitation to KOHC Annual Meeting
Click here for a detailed agenda.
By attending this event you will be a part of Kentucky’s effort to bring together oral health advocates across the state and maximize the event’s potential to increase access to oral health services in Kentucky. Together, we can move the needle forward for oral health in Kentucky.
To register for the 2015 Oral Health Summit please click here.
Thank you to our 2015 Kentucky Oral Health Summit Sponsors!