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DHAA SA Aged Care Workshop

April 18 @ 08:00 - April 20 @ 17:00

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DHAA SA Aged Care Workshop

Presentation Synopsis
Aged Care ‘Face to Face’ Workshop for Hygienists/Therapists/OHTS
Fantastic opportunity for dementia training online followed by a face-to-face workshop. Approved and Accredited.

Limited Numbers – only 3 participants per session

Dr Archana Pradhan will be the facilitator and is coming to South Australia to provide the practical training for this approved and accredited course.

Step One: Complete the pre-training survey (about 7 minutes)
The link to the survey is: https://survey.its.uq.edu.au/checkbox/AgedCare.aspx

Step Two: Commence the online modules (about 2 hours 15 minutes).
Please access online training at:
https://www.dementia.org.au/search/node/dental%20modules

Step Three: Attend the ‘Face to Face’ Workshop Session at
Lourdes Valley Lodge, Southern Cross Homes
18 Cross Road, Myrtle Bank, SA
Wednesday April 18 9am – 12pm OR 1.30-4.30pm
Thursday April 19 9am – 12pm OR 1.30-4.30pm
Friday April 20 9am – 12pm OR 1.30-4.30pm

About the Speaker
Dr Archana Pradhan

Archana obtained her dental qualifications from The University of Adelaide and she was awarded a Fellow of Special Care Dentistry (USA) in 2015. She worked as a Consultant at the Special Needs Unit, Adelaide Dental Hospital, South Australian Dental Service and a Research Fellow at The Australian Centre for Population Oral Health. She is currently a Senior Lecturer at The University of Queensland and she has been providing dental care to people with special needs since 2004. Her research projects include older adults, people with head and neck cancers, Special Olympics athletes, people with disabilities and their carers. As the lead for People with Disabilities, Australia’s National Oral Health Plan (2014 – 2023), the Vice-President of Australian Society for Special Care in Dentistry (ASSCID), and the National Clinical Director, Special Smiles, Special Olympics Australia, she has been a strong advocate for people with special needs and their carers.As an Executive Committee Member of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Special Needs Dentistry (ANZASND), she strives for the growth of this emerging specialty of Special Needs Dentistry and challeng-ing area of research on oral health inequalities among the most vulnerable populations.


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DHAA Event Regulations
DHAA Members: To obtain the discounted DHAA Ltd Membership price you are required to be a financial member of the DHAA Ltd on the date of purchase.

Student Members: Student Members must be an eligible and current student member of the DHAA Ltd at the time of purchasing the ticket. DHAA Student Membership is free and expires on 30 June of the year following your graduation.

Cancellation Policy: 10 days notice must be given in writing to [email protected], if you cannot attend, to receive a refund. Reimbursements will not be made after this time. Registration can be transferred to another person of the same membership status.

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Organiser

DHAA Pty Ltd
Email:
contact@dhaa.info
Website:
www.dhaa.info

Venue

Fullarton Residential Care
345 Fullarton Road
Fullarton, SA 5063 Australia
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