Webinar: How COVID-19 is Impacting Dental Care Delivery in Public Health Settings

Date: July 20, 2020

Time: 11:00 AM Central


Topics covered will include changes in staffing levels, patient volume, mobile programs, the use of teledentistry and overall patient capacity in FQHCs and other public health settings as a result of COVID-19 and how this compares to private practices. Our panelists will discuss a broad array of issues relating to how COVID-19 is affecting access to dental care for vulnerable populations and what long-term impacts the pandemic might have going forward.

This webinar will be moderated by Marko Vujicic, PhD, Chief Economist & VP at ADA’s Health Policy Institute and presented by Chelsea Fosse, DMD/MPH, Senior Health Policy Analyst at ADA’s Health Policy Institute. Panelists include Sam Wakim, DMD/MPH, Chief Dental Officer at Zufall Health Center and Elizabeth Vi Simpson, DMD, General Dentist at Meridian Health Services.

As always, there will be time for audience Q&A.