Preliminary Programme - Subject to Change

Session 1: Clinical Topics (Plenary)

07:00-08:00 GMT 
Keynote – Paradigm Shifts in Caries Management
Falk Schwendicke, Germany

08:00-09:00 GMT 
Fluoride – Global Consideration*
Katerina Kavvadia, Greece


Session 2: Panel Discussion, Is the Published Paper Relevant and Valid? (Plenary)

12:00-12:30 GMT 
The Changing Landscape of Scientific Publishing
Donald Chi, USA

12:30 – 13:00  GMT
Understanding Randomized Controlled Trials
Abdullah Marghalani, Saudi Arabia

13:00-13:30  GMT 
Understanding Systematic Reviews
Vineet Dhar, USA

13: 30-14:00 GMT

Session 3: Ethical Issues (Parallel)

15:00-16:00 GMT
Ethical Issues in Pediatric Dental Practice*
Nicoline Potgieter, South Africa

16:00-17:00 GMT
Successfully Managing Patients with Special Health Care Needs in Your Practice* 
Martha Anne Keels, USA                                              

Session 4:Panel Discussion - Global Pediatric Oral Health: (Parallel)

15:00-15:30 GMT

WHO Perspective on Ending Childhood Dental Caries
Yuka Makino, WHO

15:30-16:00 GMT
Global Issues of Early Childhood Caries
Norman Tinanoff, USA

16:00-16:30 GMT
Impact of Caries on Children and Families
Isabela Pordeus, Brazil

16:30-17:00 GMT
Economic Impact of Caries
Jim Crall, USA

17:00 – 17:30 GMT