Getting Ready for the Silver Wave: Preparing the Next Generation of Oral Healthcare Professionals

The rapidly ageing population can be a challenge or an opportunity for the dental profession to make a difference in the lives of older adults. This presentation offers insights on future proofing the next generation of oral healthcare professionals to empower them to deliver quality care for the older adult.

Learning Objectives:

  • To appreciate various key considerations which can potentially influence how the next generation of oral healthcare professionals can be future proofed to manage an increasingly ageing population
  • To gain insights on possible strategies and plans to empower and train future oral healthcare professionals to manage the oral health needs of the older adults

Back to Conference Overview