Masterclass

Managing the Polypharmacy Patient

A/PROF GERALDINE MOSES PRESENTING LIVE ONSCREEN

A/Prof Geraldine Moses

Geraldine Moses is a regular contributor to the NZDA News and a clinical pharmacist who provides a national drug information and advisory service to members of the Australian Dental Association called “Pharma-Advice”. She also holds the position of Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland and continues to work part-time as a consultant clinical pharmacist at the Mater Public Hospital in Brisbane. She also consults to various organisations in Australia such as the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Commission for Safety in Quality in Health Care, and NPS MedicineWise. A frequent speaker at seminars and conferences, Geraldine is well known within her profession and has received many awards including in 2002 Australian Pharmacist of the Year, 2013 she received ADAQ’s Medal of Merit and became a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the 2019 Australia Day Honours.

Facilitator: Dr Graeme Ting

Dr Graeme Ting is Senior Lecturer and Head of Discipline for Special Care Dentistry, at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago. His Speciality provides oral health care to people with special needs, including people with learning and physical disabilities, and people whose medical and oral health problems are inter-related and who cannot access care in the community. Graeme has always had an interest in the oral health care of older medically frail people and people whose dental care is best provided from a hospital setting. He is currently Chair of the Dental Committee of the World Federation of Haemophilia and is a member of Special Care Dentistry organisations in New Zealand, Australia, Ireland/UK, and the USA.

Geraldine Moses
Graeme Ting

Managing the Polypharmacy Patient

Presenter: A/Prof Geraldine Moses

Facilitator: Dr Graeme Ting

Availability
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Monday 12 October | 10:30am - 12:00pm
Monday 12 October | 3:30 - 5:00pm

What is involved?

Te management of medically-complex patients is only possible once all their medications (and their implications) are fully-understood. This 90-minutes masterclass is designed to cover key medication families that are commonly encountered in dental practice and their impact on dental care delivery.