International Conference on Geriatric Dentistry on the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the
Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University
On June 6, 2018, the Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University hosted the International Conference on Geriatric Dentistry to celebrate the auspicious occasion of its 50th Anniversary and it attracted over 500 local and international participants including invited deans of the dental schools having agreements/MOUs with the Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University.
The conference was also organized to put emphasis on the provision of oral health care for world’s aging populations in order to improve the quality of oral health care services for geriatric dental patients, both locally and internationally.
The names of Special Guest Speakers and their lectures’ topics were as follows:
1. “Digital Dentistry, Social Media, and Disruptive Technologies to Dentistry and Dental Education”
By Professor Denis F. Kinane, Dean
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, USA
2. “The Minimal Invasive Smart Smile Design and the Complete Digital Workflow”
By Professor Dr. Cagdas Kislaoglu
Department of Oral Health Sciences and Technologies (Part time),
Beykent University, Turkey
3. “The Next Generation Dentistry in the Elderly Society”
By Professor Takaaki Ueno
Function and Morphology of Sensory Organs,
Faculty of Medicine, Osaka Medical College, Japan