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1310 The Dental Teams Role in Identifying and Preventing Family Violence (AGD 156)

1310 The Dental Teams Role in Identifying and Preventing Family Violence (AGD 156)

1310 The Dental Teams Role in Identifying and Preventing Family Violence (AGD 156)

LYNN DOUGLAS MOUDEN, DDS, MPH, FICD, FACD
LYNN DOUGLAS MOUDEN, DDS, MPH, FICD, FACD
on behalf of American Dental Assistants Association

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Launch date: 15 Aug 2016

Expiry Date: 31 May 2018

Last updated: 27 Apr 2017

Reference: 164774

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

Abuse and neglect are growing at ever–increasing rates in the United States. It is not only within the purview of dental practice to identify and report suspected cases, it also is required under state law. An appropriate child abuse and neglect protocol in the dental office may be the best defense for children in these unfortunate situations. Be aware of warning signs, know what to consider when an injury is identified, and know how to report suspected cases.

Objectives

At the completion of this course, the dental professional should be able to:
Objective 1:
Know the definitions of child abuse and child neglect.
Objective 2:
Understand family violence as a problem affecting all age groups.
Objective 3:
Be familiar with the demographics of child maltreatment victims.
Objective 4:
Understand some of the causes of family violence.
Objective 5:
Help develop a protocol for properly identifying suspected cases of abuse or neglect.
Objective 6:
Recognize some common conditions that may mimic abuse.
Objective 7:
Understand the necessary differences in protocol when intervening in family violence cases involving adults.
Objective 8:
Be familiar with local and state dental initiatives to prevent family violence.
LYNN DOUGLAS MOUDEN, DDS, MPH, FICD, FACD

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LYNN DOUGLAS MOUDEN, DDS, MPH, FICD, FACD
on behalf of American Dental Assistants Association

The founding father of P.A.N.D.A. (the Prevent Abuse and Neglect through Dental Awareness coalition), Dr. Mouden is an internationally recognized author and lecturer on the clinical and legal aspects of child abuse and family violence prevention. . He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas; his DDS, with distinction, from the University of Missouri at Kansas City; and his Masters in Public Health from the University of North Carolina. After 16 years of private practice experience and eight years with the Missouri Department of Health, and 12 years as the Director of Arkansas’ Office of Oral Health, he now serves as the Chief Dental Officer for the Federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. He also holds faculty appointments as Associate Clinical Professor at the UMKC School of Dentistry, Associate Professor in the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the UAMS College of Medicine, Associate Professor in the UAMS College of Health Related Professions, and Professor in the UAMS Fay W. Boosman College of Public Health.

He also serves as the American Dental Association (ADA) Expert Spokesperson on Family Violence Prevention and as a consultant to the ADA’s Council on Access, Prevention and Interprofessional Relations. For further information on P.A.N.D.A., you can contact him by e-mail at Lynn.Mouden@cms.hhs.gov

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Academy of General Dentistry (PACE)
  • 3.00 Hours -
    Reference number: AGD 156

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