Enhance your knowledge and understanding of asthma, including prevalence, triggers and management.
Understand asthma’s effects on oral health. Explore the role of the dental practitioner in educating asthmatic patients about their higher risk of developing oral diseases and conditions. Learn how to best tailor your oral hygiene instruction to meet the needs of asthmatic patients. Discuss key questions for asthmatic patients in the dental setting.
Participants will learn:
- Enhance your understanding of asthma, triggers and management
- Enhance your knowledge and understanding of the correlation between asthma and oral disease
- Understand the importance of preventive oral care measures for patients with asthma
- Review the role of the dental practitioner in managing asthma patients
Amelia Seselja BOralH, MBAMore courses with Amelia Seselja
Amelia holds a Bachelor of Oral Health from the University of Queensland and a Master of Business Administration from Flinders University. Amelia is an advocate for oral health promotion and has led and overseen the development of oral health frameworks and oral health promotion projects across Australia. As an Oral Health Therapist, she has worked in a diverse range of settings including general and specialist practice, not-for-profit, corporate and within the university setting. Throughout her career, Amelia has had strong interest in oral health promotion and public health.
Amelia joined the Colgate Scientific Affairs team in 2020, as the Academic Affairs Manager. Amelia leads the Colgate Professional Education Network across Australia and New Zealand.