About this event
Please join us for this free one-hour webinar looking at Mythbusting: Oral Hygiene Instruction Under Scrutiny
For prevention of periodontal diseases and caries, oral hygiene is important to get right. What has the research taught us about what works, and what doesn’t work? This engaging webinar with have you rethinking your oral hygiene advice so you can give more power to your patients
CPD hours: 1 hour
Time of webinar
QLD, VIC, NSW, ACT, TAS: 8pm
SA, NT: 7:30pm
Prof. Axel Spahr Dr. med. dent. habil., MRACDS (Perio)
Axel Spahr is Head of the Discipline of Restorative and Reconstructive Dentistry and the Subject Area Periodontics at the University of Sydney, School of Dentistry. Axel is the former Head of Periodontics at the University of Ulm in Germany and has worked at various international universities and research facilities. He has additional training in microbiology, molecular biology, extensive experience in basic science research, animal research and clinical research.
Prof. Spahr’s research interest includes periodontal regeneration, bone regeneration, periodontitis and systemic diseases, antimicrobial therapy as well as dental implants and peri-implant diseases. He has lead large externally funded research projects and is collaborating with leading international research groups and companies in the field of periodontology, implantology and bone regeneration.
He is author of numerous publications in international peer-reviewed dental and medical journals, book chapters and has presented his work at professional conferences worldwide. Prof Spahr is a board registered periodontal specialist, he works part time in an established specialist periodontal and implant practice in Sydney and is the past President of the Periodontal Research Group of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR).
The webinar is run through zoom, please make sure you have a login prior to the webinar.
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