Medication management before and after dental procedures – getting it right

202127nov9:30 am5:00 pmMedication management before and after dental procedures – getting it right9:30 am - 5:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time Event Organized ByADA TasmaniaDisciplineOral Medicine/PathologyFormatIn-Person

Event Details

When managing a patient’s medication, there are a number of things you need to consider, such as patient history, finding the appropriate medication for your purpose and side effects. Uncover the methods to get it right!

You will learn how to:

  • Take a medication history to identify drugs with dental implications
  • Manage medications to mitigate risk of intra- and post-operative complications
  • Manage claims of antibiotic and analgesic allergy
  • Find authoritative information on dental side effects of drugs.


Speakers for this event

  • Associate Professor Geraldine Moses

    Associate Professor Geraldine Moses

    Doctor of Clinical Pharmacy specialising in drug information

    Geraldine Moses is a doctor of clinical pharmacy specialising in drug information. As well as providing a national drug information advisory service called “Pharma-Advice” for members of the Australian Dental Association, Geraldine also works part-time in the Academic Practice Unit of the Mater Public Hospital in Brisbane and is Adjunct Associate Professor in the School of Pharmacy, University of Queensland. She also consults to organisations such as the Department of Veterans Affairs, the Commission for Safety in Quality in Health Care, the Queensland Office of Health Ombudsman and the New Zealand Dental Association. A frequent speaker at seminars and conferences, Geraldine is well known amongst her profession and has received many awards including in 2002 she was named Australian Pharmacist of the Year. And in 2013 she received ADAQ’s Medal of Merit for services to the dental profession as a non-dentist.

    Doctor of Clinical Pharmacy specialising in drug information


ADA Tasmania

ADA Tasmania is the peak body for dental professionals in the state. In common with the federal association, of which we are a part, we are guided by three core principles: Providing members with safe, high quality professional advice and support. The promotion of good oral health practices among the general community. The advancement of the art and science of dentistry. We provide a range of benefits and services to our members including professional camaraderie, continuing professional development, advice and resources, news and updates and range of member benefits covering everything from insurance to vehicle purchases, practice management and finance. Membership of this branch automatically includes membership of the federal Association.

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(Saturday) 9:30 am - 5:00 pm(GMT+11:00) View in my time

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ADA member: $550.00, Non-member: $880.00, Recent graduate member: $300.00, Recent graduate non-member: $400.00 and Member practice staff: $300.00

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