Wednesday 20th September

0830 Registration
0900 Welcome and Introductory Remarks
0915 Working together to keep it simple - complex problems in complex children
Professor Kevin O'Brien, Consultant Orthodontist and Director of the Healing Foundation, Manchester
0945 Caries Experience in preschool children - the Northern Alliance Collaboration
Dr Sondos Albadri & Yang See Chau, University of Liverpool
1015 Creative approaches to reducing Early Childhood Caries and the ensuing burden of sedation and GA for high caries risk children
Professor Marie Therese Hosey, Kings College London
1045 Panel discussion
1100 Break and poster viewing
1130 Challenges in multidisciplinary management of children and adolescents with cleft disorders - the paediatric dental perspective
Mechelle Collard & Joanna May
1230 Lunch
1330 Research Prize
1500 Break and poster viewing
1530 Clinical Prize Presentations
1930 Angel of the North Quiz at 'On The 7th'

Thursday 21st September

0715 Wellbeing Programme - Yoga/Tai Chi Lesson
0745 Academic Breakfast
0830 Registration
0900 Welcome and introductory remarks
0905 Advances in the diagnosis and management of metabolic bone disease and bisphosphonate use in children and adolescents
Professor Zulf Mughal, Consultant in Paediatric Bone Disorders and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Manchester Medical School, Lead of the Paediatric Metabolic Bone Disease Service, RMCH
0935 Inherited paediatric metabolic disorders - multidisciplinary management of multisystem disease
Dr Simon Jones, Consultant in Inherited Metabolic Disease, RMCH
1005 Paediatric primary immune disorders, relevant to oral health
Dr Stephen Hughes, Consultant Paediatric Immunologist, North West Regional Paediatric Immunodificiency Unit, RMCH
1030 Panel discussion
1045 Break and poster viewing
1120 Managing oral health problems in children wiht bone disease
Dr Siobhan Barry, Senior Lecturer, Hon Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry, University of Manchester
1150 Creative approaches to achieving healthier lifestyles and the cross-overs with oral health messages; the integration of oral health and general health
Sarah Vince-Cain
1220 Panel discussion
1230 Lunch
1345 Clinical Governance Prize
1515 Poster Prize
1545 Break
1615 AGM
1930 Conference Dinner at Imperial War Museum North

Friday 22nd September

0715 Wellbeing Programme - 5K Run (Meet outside the Holiday Inn Manchester - MediaCityUK)
0830 Registration
0900 Welcome and introductory remarks



Winning BSPD's Outstanding Innovation Award: What it means to Teeth Team
Ingrid Perry

Creating improvements in Paediatric Oral Health
Margie Taylor, Chief Dental Officer, Scotland
Colette Bridgman, Chief Dental Office, Wales
Sara Hurley, Chief Dental Officer, NHS England

1055 Break
1130 The Golden Ticket - a collaboration between Primary Dental Care and Secondary Medical Care
Richard Valle-Jones and Rachel Isba, North Manchester General Hospital and Lancaster University
1150 Engaging hard to reach communities - BRIGHT facts and FiCTION
Nicola Innes, University of Dundee
1220 Panel discussion
1230 BSPD 2018 Launch
1245 Closing Remarks
1300 Lunch
1345 Group Meetings

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