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EBD Champions 2.0: Implementing Science in Practice

Date and Location
May 9 - 10, 2014
ADA Headquarters
Chicago

Conference Objectives 

  • To learn advanced concepts focused on the implementation of EBD into several key areas including clinical practice, policy, and education.
  • To learn how to effectively “champion” EBD as part of a broad dissemination effort.

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The conference is supported by a contribution from Procter & Gamble.


EBD Champions Resources

Dissemination Toolkit:  Download and personalize this powerpoint presentation to share what you learned about EBD with your colleagues and patients.


Program Schedule

Conference Day 1 Agenda
Friday, May 9, 2014

Welcome and Introduction

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. 

Welcome
Kathleen O’Loughlin, DMD, MPH
Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer
American Dental Association 

Advancing Science Using EBD in Practice
Julie Frantsve-Hawley, PhD, RDH
Senior Director
ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry 

Session 1: Learn How to Implement EBD in Practice
8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Moderator: Partha Mukherji, DDS 

Keynote Address: Why is Science-Based Medicine Important?
Steven Novella, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology, Yale University
Host of The Skeptics’ Guide to the Universe podcast

Implementation Research - Understand Common Barriers to Implementing EBD
Robert Weyant, DMD, DrPH

Developing Implementation Strategies and Tools
Janet Clarkson, BSc, BDS, PhD, FDS RCS (Edin)

Learn How to Critically Appraise a Systematic Review
Elliot Abt, DDS, MS, MSc
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center 

Lunch
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

Session 1: Learn How to Implement EBD in Practice (cont.)
12:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Moderator: Partha Mukherji, DDS 

Critical Appraisal Activity
Small Group Discussions 

Critical Appraisal Plenary
Elliot Abt, DDS, MS, MSc
Robert Weyant, DMD, DrPH 

Concurrent Sessions; 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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Concurrent Sessions; 2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
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Concurrent Sessions; 3:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.
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Session 2: Learn How to Implement EBD in Education
4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
Moderator: Rob Compton, DDS

Strategies for Teaching Evidence-Based Dentistry

Robert Weyant, DMD, DrPH
Professor and Chair, Dental Public Health
University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine 

Implementing EBD in Dental Schools
Ronald Dailey, PhD
Dean
Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry 

Reception in ADA Lobby
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.


Conference Day 2 Agenda
Saturday, May 10, 2014 

Welcome
J. Leslie Winston, DDS, PhD
Director, Global Oral Care Professional and Scientific Relations
Procter & Gamble 

Session 3: Learn How to Implement EBD in Policy
8:10 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Moderator:  Leslie Winston, DDS, PhD 

How to Implement Science in Policy
Marko Vujicic, PhD
Managing Vice President
American Dental Association Health Policy Institute 

Patient Centered Outcomes and Comparative Effectiveness Research
Doug Landsittel, PhD
Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine 

Understand What Quality Measures Are and the Objective of the DQA
Rob Compton, DDS
Executive Director
DentaQuest Institute 

COHRI: Using axiUm for Evidence-Based Research
Paul Stark, PhD
Professor
Tufts University, School of Dental Medicine

Session 4: Championing EBD

11 a.m. – Noon
Moderator:  Leslie Winston, DDS, PhD 

Understanding Dissemination – Types of Strategies and What Do We Do That Works?
Heiko Spallek, DMD, PhD, MSBA
Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Associate Professor in the Center for Informatics in Oral Health Translational Research
School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh 

Talking the Science of Dentistry: The Prism Podcast
Jason Luchtefeld, DMD and Grant Ritchey, DDS
Private practice dentists and co-hosts of The Prism Podcast 

Lunch

Noon – 1:15 p.m. 

Session 4: Championing EBD (cont.)
1:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Moderator:  Leslie Winston, DDS, PhD 

Implementing EBD in a Large Group Practice
Daniel Pihlstrom, DDS
Associate Director, Evidence-Based Care & Oral Health Research
Permanente Dental Associates 

Implementation Activity
How to Implement EBD in Practice, Policy or Education 

Implementation Plenary
Robert Weyant, DMD, DrPH
Professor and Chair, Dental Public Health
University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine