Courses & Events

Summer Webinar : June 8th 2021 – BSG & BASCD

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

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Tuesday June 8th 2021 (PM)




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


The British Society for Gerodontology and the 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, held jointly with the British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry,  is scheduled to take place on the afternoon of the 8th June 2021

  • Details of the programme and how to register will be available on the website

  • Registration is expected to open in late March.

  • Keep a look out on social media and also the BSG and BASCD webpages and events


The webinar will address three main themes 

  1. population/evidence based approaches in addressing vulnerable older people’s oral health              

  2. tackling  inequalities in oral health  affecting the older vulnerable adults             

  3. development  and  improvement  of services to meet the oral health needs of vulnerable older adults 

Presentation topics 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