2019-2020 Schedule Now Available

Schedule TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22ND, 2019
''Understanding Dementia: Providing Dementia-friendly Dental Care''


SPEAKER:
Susan Oster is Public Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer Society London and Middlesex.
She has been working for the Society for almost 10 years. Previously, she worked in various consulting/contract capacities for the Oneida Health Centre and the Middlesex-London Health Unit. Prior to moving to London, Susan taught Academic and Business English to International students (from children to adults) in Toronto. Before this, Susan spent 7 years working in Japan . primarily in training and development and marketing for 5-star resorts. Susan received her Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Guelph, T.E.S.L. Ontario Certification, and a Post Graduate Certificate in Human Resources from George Brown College. In her free time, Susan runs recreationally and is a member of Rowbust Dragon Racing Boat Team.

MOCHA SHRINE CENTRE
468 COLBORNE ST., LONDON

Registration: 6:45 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Opening Remarks: 7:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Guest Speaker: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m


Course Description

. Overview of dementia and common conditions that can cause dementia
. Changes that can occur in the brain and how they might impact the person living with dementia
. Objectives and definition of Dementia Friendly Communities
. Benefits of becoming dementia friendly
. Dementia friendly strategies (enhancing communication, offering appropriate help, supporting a person.s reality)
. Putting it into practice in the dental setting
. Person-centred language
. Environmental considerations
. Local resources
. Questions


WEDNESDAY , SEPTEMBER 25TH ,2019
''INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL REVIEW AND EMERGING AND RE-EMERGING DISEASES''
Linda McLarty BA

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22ND, 2019
''Understanding Dementia: Providing Dementia-friendly Dental Care''
Susan Oster is Public Education Coordinator for the Alzheimer Society London and Middlesex.

Thursday, November 14th , 2019
''HOLIDAY CELEBRATION DINNER''

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 27TH , 2020
''WHAT IS IN YOUR WATER ?''
April Smith

TUESDAY, MARCH 31ST, 2020
''2017 AAP/EFP PERIO CLASSIFICATIONS : WHAT'S YOUR CLIENT ?''
KELLY TURNER AND PAULA MALCOMSON , RDH, BA, BEd, MAdEd

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22ND, 2020
''DENTAL HYGIENE PRODUCT FAIR''



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