2023 National Medicaid|Medicare|CHIP
Oral Health Symposium

April 30-May 2, 2023


The Mayflower Hotel

1127 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington DC 20036

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This continuing education activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between the American Dental Association and the Medicaid-CHIP State Dental Association.
The American Dental Association is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. 
The American Dental Association designates this activity for 11.5 credit hours continuing education credits.

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2020 MSDA National Symposium

2020 National Medicaid, Medicare and CHIP Oral Health Symposium

Building a Value-Based Platform to Improve Oral Health Equity

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
December 8th, 9th, and 10th, 2020


Evaluation and 21 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

DAY1:           Tuesday, December 8th, 2020                       2020 Symposium Sessions & Workshops

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:                                                                  11:00—12:30               1.5 CEU
  • Federal Speaker: Anne Marie Costello, CMS, Acting Deputy Administrator and Director CMCS
  • State Speaker:  Governor John Kitzhaber, MD, Former Governor of State of Oregon
  • Slides: 
SESSION 1:                                                                                   12:30—1:30 ET           1.0 CEU
  • Title: Capturing the Essence of the Value-Based Concept
  • Panelists:   Sean Boynes, DDS 
  • Slides: 
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL                                                              1:30--3:30

SESSION 2:                                                                                   3:30—5:00 ET             1.5 CEU
  • Title: Transitioning to Value-Based Policies, Programs, Purchasing and Services
  • Panelists: Texas: Brenda Walker; Kenneth Hammer, DDS; Andy Vasquez 
  • Slides Combined: 
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL                                                              5:00--6:00 ET

WORKSHOP A:                                                                             6:00—7:30 ET             1.5 CEU
  • Title: Maintaining Access and Utilization During a Public Health State of Emergency: Part 1—Interim Policy and Program Planning
  • Faculty: Mary E. Foley, MPH--MSDA
  • Faculty: Chris Farrell, RDH, ASTDD
  • Slides Combined: 
WORKSHOP B:                                                                            6:00—7:30 ET              1.5 CEU
  • Title:  Maintaining School-Based Dental Services During a Public Health State of Emergency
  • Faculty: Michelle Newburger—CDC 
  • Faculty: Richard Niederman, DMD—NYU
  • Slides: Neuburger  
  • Slides: Niederman 
WORKSHOP C:                                                                           6:00—7:30 ET               1.5 CEU
  • Title:  Policy and Budget Models for Reducing Dental Related Opioid Misuse and Abuse 
  • Faculty: Michael Exler, DDS—Avesis
  • Faculty: DeDe Davis—MCNA Dental 
  • Slides Combined: 
DAY 2:           Wednesday, December 9th, 2020                 2020 Symposium Sessions & Workshops 

KEYNOTE ADDRESS:                                                               11:00—11:30 ET             0.5 CEU
  • Title: “Covid-19 Debrief and Next Steps”
  • Speaker: Timothy Ricks, DMD, MPH; Rear Admiral (RADM), Assistant Surgeon General—USDHHS
  • Slides: 
SESSION 1:                                                                                11:30—1:00 ET               1.5 CEU
  • Title: Building a Network of Value-Based Providers and Stakeholders  
  • Panelist 1:   Sarah Finne, DMD—NH Medicaid 
  • Panelist 2:   Alani Jackson--CA Medicaid|Carolyn Brookins
  • Slides Combined: 
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL                                                           1:00--3:30 ET

SESSION 2:                                                                                3:30—5:00 ET                   1.5 CEU
  • Title:  Improving Health Equity and Dental Utilization through Beneficiary Performance Incentives
  • Speaker: Francisco Ramos-Gomez, DMD
  • Slides: 
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL                                                           5:00--6:00 ET

WORKSHOP A:                                                                          6:00—7:30 ET                    1.5 CEU
  • Title: Medicare Advantage: New Strategies for Advancing Value through Dental Care Benefits
  • Faculty: Michael Adelberg, Faegre Drinker Consulting
  • Slides: 
 WORKSHOP B:                                                                        6:00—7:30 ET                     1.5 CEU
  • Title: Ensuring Program Integrity
  • Faculty: Linda Altenhoff, DDS—MCNA
  • Slides: 
 WORKSHOP C:                                                                        6:00—7:30 ET                     1.5 CEU
  • Title: Maintaining Access & Utilization in the Midst of a Public Health State of Emergency: Part 2 –Teledentistry Models, Benefits and Financing
  • Faculty: Ramona English, DDS—Petaluma Health Centers
  • Faculty: Man Wai Ng, DMD--Children's Hospital Boston
  • Slides Combined: 
 DAY 3:           Thursday, December 10th, 2020                   2020 Symposium Sessions 
Building a Value-Based Platform to Improve Oral Health Equity
KEYNOTE ADDRESS:                                                             11:00—11:30 ET                  0.5 CEU
  • Speaker: Natalia Chalmers, DDS, PhD, Dental Officer—CMS
  • Slides: 
SESSION 1:                                                                              11:30—1:00 ET                    1.5 CEU
  • Title: Maintaining a Value-Based Program Environment for Adult Medicaid Programs 
  • Panelist:  Catherine Hayes, DMD, SM, DrMedSc--MA Medicaid
  • Panelist: Marty Dellapenna, RDH, MEd—MSDA
  • Panelist: Stacy Auger—DQP
  • Panelest: Michael Monopoli, DMD, MPH--DQP
  • Slides Combined: 
VIRTUAL EXHIBIT HALL                                                         1:00--3:30 ET

SESSION 2:                                                                              3:30—4:30 ET                     1.0 CEU
  • Title: Clinical Perspective and Evidence Update—A Focus on Value
  • Panelists:   Peter Milgrom, DMD 
  • Slides: 
SESSION 3:                                                                               4:30—5:30 ET                     1.0 CEU
  • Title: DC Federal & Legislative Update—Policy Discussion
  • Panelists:   Andrea Bennett— Aetna Medicaid|CVS
  • Slides: 
 CLOSING REMARKS                                                               5:30--6:00 ET

Rounded Rectangle: VENDOR BOOTHS 			5:00—6:00 ET 
$265.00           MEMBER—STATE MEMBER 
[Individuals with a “.gov” email address that are a MSDA State Member]  
  • FY2021 Membership [Value = $3,500]
  • Interactive Sponsorship Booth [Value = $2,500]
  • FREE Symposium registration for all employees [Value = $425/pp]
  • FY2021 Membership [Value = $3,500]
  • Symposium Registration $425/pp
$475.00           NON-MEMBER