Next event: Summer Webinar : June 8th 2021 – BSG & BASCD

Location: online Webinar  Date: 08/06/2021  Time:1.30 – 5pm  CPD Points: 2.5 hours





Working together to address inequalities in older people’s oral health

The British Society for Gerodontology and British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry are co-hosting  a webinar focusing on  oral health of the older vulnerable person  –  something  fundamental to the remit of both  our societies, from a quality of life and dignity in care perspective. BSG and the BASCD  have complementary and shared values in promoting oral health for vulnerable groups in society and tackling inequalities in health. BSG focuses efforts on older adults whilst BASCD covers the whole life course


This free webinar is to take place on the afternoon of the 8th June 2021
Details of the programme and how to register will be updated on the website
Registration is free and is expected to open in late March
Keep a look out on social media and also the BSG and BASCD webpages


The webinar will address three main themes 

  • population/evidence based approaches in addressing vulnerable older people’s oral health
  • tackling  inequalities in oral health  affecting the older vulnerable adult
  • development  and  improvement  of services to meet the oral health needs of vulnerable older adults

Presentation topics to include:

  • Support for those who grieve
  • England’s Adult Oral Health Oversight Group
  • Oral health in: end-of-life patients & the hospice setting
  • Oral health in care homes -research perspectives


Register here