Webinar - Periodontal disease management; modifying diagnostic and communication behaviour for better oral health outcomes

09.04.2019, 7:00pm-8:30pm

The webinar is free for BSP members.  Charges for non-members £20 Hygienist/Therapist, £30 Dentist.

Bookings will close at midday on Monday 8 April.

Registering instructions will be sent out on Monday 8 April, as you need to register on the GoToWebinar site (a quick and simple process).  After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar on the evening.

Only the first 500 participants to log in on the evening will be able to participate in the live event.  

However, booked participants will be able to view the webinar after the event on the BSP website.  You will be notified when the recorded presentation is available for viewing.

1.5 hours CPD is offered to all delegates who have booked and viewed the webinar. Bookings must have been made through the BSP website, non-members will need their booking reference number to obtain CPD. Evaluation form and CPD certificates will be available after the event on the website.  

Sponsored by Johnson and Johnson

Prof Nicola West BDS, FDS RCS(Eng), PhD, FDS (Rest Dent) RCS, FHEA

Nicola West is Professor of Periodontology and Head of Restorative Dentistry and the Clinical Trials Unit at the School of Oral and Dental Sciences, University of Bristol, UK.  

Nicola has been the Secretary of British Society of Periodontology since 2012 and UK European Federation Periodontology Representative since 2015. Recently Nicola has been appointed Secretary General of the European Federation of Periodontology. Nicola is also a member of the Royal College of England Specialist Advisory Committee and General Dental Council Specialist Listing assessor. 

Nicola leads the Clinical Trials Unit at the Bristol Dental School conducting research at an international level, attracting substantial industrial funding alongside EC and charity grants. Current research interests include: developing periodontal research methodologies, the scientific evaluation of oral health care products, toothwear, dentine hypersensitivity, tooth staining and whitening; periodontal disease associated with Alzheimer’s Disease and cardiovascular diseases, bone augmentation and peri-implant lesions.

Since 1990, Nicola has maintained in parallel, a thriving private referral practice in the centre of Bristol undertaking specialist periodontal treatment, bone augmentation and implant placement. A particular sphere of interest includes the management of peri-implantitis lesions. 

Webinar - Periodontal disease management; modifying diagnostic and communication behaviour for better oral health outcomes

Aims

The aim of this webinar is to discuss periodontal disease management and modifying, diagnostic and communication behaviour to achieve better oral health outcomes

Objectives

  • Understand the aetiology of gingivitis 
  • Be familiar with when to use the BPE and 6 point pocket chart 
  • Understand the management of gingivitis 
  • Understand the concepts of using chemical adjunctive plaque control 

Outcomes

GDC Development Outcomes A, C & D

Talks

Aims

The aim of this webinar is to discuss periodontal disease management and modifying, diagnostic and communication behaviour to achieve better oral health outcomes

Objectives

  • Understand the aetiology of gingivitis 
  • Be familiar with when to use the BPE and 6 point pocket chart 
  • Understand the management of gingivitis 
  • Understand the concepts of using chemical adjunctive plaque control 

Outcomes

GDC Development Outcomes A, C & D

Speakers

Speakers

Biography

Prof Nicola West

Nicola West is Professor of Periodontology and Head of Restorative Dentistry and the Clinical Trials Unit at the School of Oral and Dental Sciences, University of Bristol, UK.  

Nicola has been the Secretary of British Society of Periodontology since 2012 and UK European Federation Periodontology Representative since 2015. Recently Nicola has been appointed Secretary General of the European Federation of Periodontology. Nicola is also a member of the Royal College of England Specialist Advisory Committee and General Dental Council Specialist Listing assessor. 

Nicola leads the Clinical Trials Unit at the Bristol Dental School conducting research at an international level, attracting substantial industrial funding alongside EC and charity grants. Current research interests include: developing periodontal research methodologies, the scientific evaluation of oral health care products, toothwear, dentine hypersensitivity, tooth staining and whitening; periodontal disease associated with Alzheimer’s Disease and cardiovascular diseases, bone augmentation and peri-implant lesions.

Since 1990, Nicola has maintained in parallel, a thriving private referral practice in the centre of Bristol undertaking specialist periodontal treatment, bone augmentation and implant placement. A particular sphere of interest includes the management of peri-implantitis lesions. 

Qualifications

BDS, FDS RCS(Eng), PhD, FDS (Rest Dent) RCS, FHEA