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DE0222: Baby Teeth Matter [Portland Area]

Date: 3/27/2019 - 3/27/2019
Course Status: Completed
Facility: Sea-Tac Marriott
Location: Seattle, WA
Level: Basic
Audience: Dentists, DHA, Hygienists, Assistants
Quota: 5 - 100 students
Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 6.00 (Total CDE); 6.00 (DANB Non-Clinical); 5.75 (AGD - 550)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider

For Portland Area dental staff only.

This course will provide the most recent Baby Teeth Matter [BTM] data, provide education on dental treatment for pregnant women, provide information on working with tribal communities, and conclude with goal setting and writing PDSAs for the coming year

Agenda; Baby Teeth Matter Collaborative
February 13, 2019

8:00 am   Welcome and Opening Exercise         Sarah Borgida, ARCORA

8:30 am   Dental Treatment for Pregnant Women      Dr. Bea Gandara

10:30   am   Break

10:45   am   Quarterly Data Presentation          Alia Katabi, ARCORA

11:30   am   Identify Strengths and Challenges from data
Handout: Worksheet            Dr. Bonnie Bruerd

12:00 pm   Lunch

1:00 pm   How to Work Effectively in Tribal Communities   Kerri Lopez, NPAIHB
2:30 pm   Work in teams on Action Plans: PDSAs    Dr. Bonnie Bruerd
Present PDSAs to full group
3:30 pm   BTM Manual Distribution and Closeout      Sarah Borgida   

4:00pm   Adjourn

Learning Objectives:

1. List 3 ways dental treatment might be altered for pregnant women.
2. List 3 strategies for working more effectively in tribal communities.
3. Write 2-3 PDSAs to increase dental access and decrease referrals to private pediatric dentists for 0-5 year olds.

Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.

None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (


Must be Portland Area dental staff.

Tuition Payment Information:

Please Make Checks Payable to: Indian Health Service.

Tuition Policy:

Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.