Mini Residency in Geriatric Dentistry

Spring 2025 | Dates TBA
3-Days (Friday – Sunday)
Two days of lectures and one day of clinical observations in a long term care facility

UBC Faculty


  • Key concepts in geriatric medicine and its relevance to dentistry and oral health, frailty and its impact on oral health
  • Medical risk assessment in older adults
  • Dementia friendly dentistry
  • Management of common ethical and legal issues
  • Safe prescribing for older adults
  • Difficult extractions
  • Patient management and managing difficult behaviours
  • Safe patient transfer techniques
  • Designing and delivering dental services for long term care facility residents and much more!

Course details will be confirmed shortly.


UBC for lectures and a long term care facility in Vancouver for clinical observation.


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