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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, Professor of Orthodontics, University of Manchester & Director of the Manchester Academic Health Science Centre Clinical Trials Unit
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

UK cleft care, 2017
Mechelle Collard, South Wales Cleft Team

Making cleft data meaningful
Jackie Smallridge, East of England Cleft Network

Cleft, caries and deprivation
Victoria Clark, West Midlands Cleft Team

Future challenges for dental care of the cleft population
Joanna May, North West, North Wales Cleft Network
1230 Lunch
1300 - 1315

MYOBRACE. Paediatric care for the future: the MRC approach to the diagnosis, treatment and clinical management of malocclusion
Niels van der Valk, Training Consultant UK/Ireland/The Netherlands, MyoFunctional Research Co.

1315 - 1330

A simple solution to replace Amalgam’
Wayne John, COLTENE Product Specialist

1330 Research Prize

R1 The sustainability of supervised toothbrushing in early years settings, Mersey
Nathalie Gallichan, Public Health England, Cheshire and Merseyside

R2 What do adolescents from an area of high deprivation perceive as barriers to dental care?
Niamh Grant, University of Liverpool Dental School

R3 Child oral health-related quality of life prior to treatment under general anaesthetic
Rebecca Knapp, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield

R4 Prevention in a Dental General Anaesthetic Care Pathway – a Qualitative Needs Assessment
Nora O’Murchu, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde

R5 Barriers and facilitators to delivering oral health advice for children in practice
Jenny Owen, School of Dentistry, University of Leeds

1500 Break and poster viewing
1530 Clinical Prize Presentations

C1 Management of a patient with a phenotype of Tricho-Dento-Osseous syndrome
Lucy Rachel Brown, City Health Care Partnership, Hull

C2 Multidisciplinary management of a permanent central incisor tooth of hopeless prognosis
Sarah Griffiths, University Dental Hospital Manchester, Manchester, UK

C3 The Management of an Unusual Dental Finding in Klippel Trénaunay Syndrome
Linda Jennett, Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, RVH, Belfast

C4 Gorlin Goltz and the Multidisciplinary Team: A Case Report
Hazel Reid, Aberdeen Dental Hospital and School

C5 Multidisciplinary Management of a Child with Ectodermal Dysplasia and Growth Hormone Deficiency
Sarah Jane Snape, Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Manchester

C6 Complications Resulting from the Dental Care of a Patient with Glanzmann’s Thrombasthenia
Chloe Thakrar, Charles Clifford Dental Hospital, Sheffield

1930 Angel of the North Quiz at 'On The 7th'

Thursday 21st September

0715 Wellbeing Programme - Tai Chi Lesson (Meet in the Holiday Inn MediaCityUK lobby 7am)
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 Raising Voices – supporting families with Inherited Metabolic Disorders (Climb)
Joanne Taylor, Climb (Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Disorders)
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
1315 - 1330 Advanced Esthetics in Paediatric Dentistry – Zirconia Kinder Krowns
Brandon Richards, Director of Client Services at Kinder Krowns
1330 - 1345 A simple solution to replace Amalgam’
Wayne John, COLTENE Product Specialist
1345 Clinical Governance Prize

CG1 Was Not Brought: evaluation of a new missed appointment pathway for children
Jennifer Kirby, Future Leaders Programme, Health Education England, Yorkshire and the Humber

CG2 An audit evaluating analgesic prescription for paediatric dental extractions under general anaesthetic
Sophie Marshall, East Surrey Hospital, Redhill, Surrey

CG3 Utilisation of General Anaesthetic Slots for Paediatric Dental extractions – A service Evaluation
Veryan Pettigrew, Barts and the London Dental Institute, Barts Health NHS Trust, London

CG4 Oral findings from medical examinations undertaken due to child protection concerns
Lucy Ridsdale, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham

CG5 Repeat Dental General Anaesthetic in Families: A Service Evaluation
Hadeea Taylor, Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London

CG6 An audit of safeguarding related record-keeping
Thaarani Vijayakumar, Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals NHS Trust

1515 Poster Prize

PP1 Case Report: Diffuse large B-cell Lymphoma with oral manifestations
Rubya Adamji, Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Hospital, London

PP2 ‘An atypical presentation of bilateral dentigerous cysts detected through periodontal screening.’
Francesca Capaldi, Longitudinal Dental Foundation Trainee, Edinburgh Dental Institute

PP3 A suspicious solitary ulcer in a 13 year old patient
Jessica Large,Bradford Teaching Hospitals, Bradford

PP4 How is our communication to our referrers?
Meeral Makwana, Birmingham Dental Hospital (BDH), Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

PP5 The use of iBooks and peer assisted learning for undergraduate paediatric dentistry
Clement Seeballuck, Dundee Dental School and Hospital

PP6 Presentations of Sturge-Weber syndrome in the paediatric dental patient
Mary-Frances Skene, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, Glasgow

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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