Author Archive | Abigail Bella

Say Ahh! Film Screening

NYU College of Nursing, NYU College of Dentistry, NYU School of Medicine, & NYU’s Interprofessional Education Group (IPEG) will hold a screening of the film Say Ahh! made possible with support from Partners in Complete Health and Oral DNA Labs. Say Ahh! A Film about Fighting the World’s Largest Cavity follows the true stories of six […]

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Oral Health For Older Adults In Palliative Care & Long-Term Settings Webinar

Date: June 10, 2015 |Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PM (ET) Featuring: Judith Haber, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN Dawn Pavlu, APN, ACHPN Ross Kerr, DDS, MSD Charles Tilley, MS, ANP-BC, ACHPN, CWOCN Rose Anne Indelicato, MSN, ANP-BC, ACHPN, OCN  Elders residing in institutional settings have unique oral care needs. Often facing multiple chronic conditions, limited access to dental […]

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Webinar: “Oral Health Challenges in Pregnancy and Childhood”

NONPF Webinar: “Oral Health Challenges in Pregnancy and Childhood” Offered in collaboration with the Oral Health in Nursing Education and Practice Initiative, National Association of Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health, and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. Thursday, February 26, 12:30 – 2:00 PM Eastern – 1.5 hours CE Description Since the beginning of […]

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Putting the Mouth Back in the Head: HEENT to HEENOT

The TOSH Team has developed an educational and clinical innovation transitioning the traditional head, ears, eyes, nose, and throat (HEENT) examination to the addition of the teeth, gums, mucosa, tongue, and palate examination (HEENOT) for assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of oral–systemic health problems. To learn more about integrating the HEENOT approach into primary care education […]

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InterProfessional Health Care Summit 2015

InterProfessional Health Care Summit Armstrong State University, Savannah, GA April 10, 2015 The TOSH Team will be facilitating an interactive workshop entitled “Interprofessional Oral Health Education and Collaborative Practice Using Simulation” at the InterProfessional Health Care Summit in Savannah, GA on April 10, 2015. The objectives of the workshop will be to (1) describe how to […]

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Oral Health Across the Lifespan Learning Module

New York University College of Nursing’s Oral Health Nursing Education and Practice (OHNEP) Program, the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) and Temple University College of Public Health have partnered to produce a multi-media “Public Health Learning Module, “Using Healthy People 2020 to Improve Population Health: Oral Health Across the Lifespan.” “Oral Health Across […]

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Few Retirees Have Dental Insurance

Older Americans are increasingly facing difficult situations when it comes to oral health. Poor oral health has repercussions on systemic health as well as quality of life for the elderly. Only about 10% of retirees have dental insurance plans from their former employees. Of Medicare beneficiaries, 22% has not been to a dentist in five […]

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