2024 National Medicaid|Medicare|CHIP
Oral Health Symposium

May 5-7, 2024

Conference Venue

Belle Haven Country Club

6023 Fort Hunt Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22307

(703) 329-1448

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Host Hotel

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The Alexandrian Hotel

480 King Street
Old Town Alexandria, Virginia 22314

(703) 549-6080

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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.

Event Calendar

Tuesday, May 7, 2024

2024 MSDA National Symposium

Start Date: 5/5/2024 3:00 PM EDT
End Date: 5/7/2024 3:00 PM EDT

DC  United States 

Organization Name: MSDA

Mary Foley
Email: Mfoley@medicaiddental.org
Phone: (508) 322-0557


MAY 5 - 7, 2024

Embracing Innovation:
Strategies Medicaid Programs are Using to Improve Administration, Access and Oral Health Equity

See Program Agenda Below

Conference Venue

Belle Haven County Club
6023 Fort Hunt Road
Alexandria, VA

2024 Symposium Registration Fees
      Membership Type             Registration Fee          Registration Fee After March 1st
State Member $665.00 $725.00
Associate Member $665.00 $725.00
Corporate RT Member $1,375.00 $1,575.00
Students $150.00 $200.00
Non-Members / Public $1,550.00 $1,675.00

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Vendors Click Here to View Sponsorship 

State Me
mbers Click Here for Invitation Letter

Host Hotel

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The Alexandrian Hotel
480 King Street
Old Town Alexandria, VA

Reserve Your Room Now

Bus transportation provided to Belle Haven from Hotel.

Symposium Agenda
Sunday, May 5th, 2024              
3:00     Annual Business Meeting
            The Alexandrian Hotel, Room TBD
6:00      Opening Reception—20th Anniversary Celebration
            The Alexandrian Hotel, Outdoor Courtyard
Monday, May 6, 2024
Embracing Innovation: Strategies Medicaid Programs are Using to 
Improve Administration, Access, and Oral Health Equity
8:15      Bus leaves for the Alexandrian Hotel for Belle Haven Country Club
8:30      Continental Breakfast—Networking—Exhibits  

9:00      Welcome--Heather Miller, MSDA President

9:15      Session 1—Keynote Address
: Federal Priorities for Achieving Equity in Oral Healthcare 
             Opening Keynote Platinum Plus Sponsor: SKYGEN
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently established strategic priorities for advancing health equity, expanding coverage, and improving health outcomes. CMS’s Chief Dental Officer will discuss the agency’s strategic direction, progress toward meeting goals and objectives, and provide insight for state program administrators, contracted health plans, dental providers and policy makers. 

Diplomate, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
CMS Chief Dental Officer, Office of the Administrator
Centers for Medicare &Medicaid Services
Technological Breakthroughs for Advancing:
10:00    Session 2—Member Enrollment
             Session Sponsor: 
10:45    Break—Networking—Exhibits  
11:00    Session 3— Integrated Healthcare, Access, and Oral Health Equity
             Session Sponsor: 
12:00    Lunch-Networking-Exhibits   
             Lunch Sponsor: Delta Dental Foundation (MI, IN, NC, OH)
1:15      Session 4— Network Development
             Session Sponsor:        
2:15      Session 5— Care Coordination and Case Management
             Session Sponsor: 
3:00      Break—Networking—Exhibits  
3:15      Session 6— Utilization Review, Prior Approvals, and Grievances and Appeals 
             Session Sponsor: 

4:30      Adjourn and Networking Reception 
5:30     Bus back to Alexandrian Hotel
6:30      Corporate Round Table Dinner  in Old Town Alexandria
Tuesday, May 7, 2024
7:15     Bus leaves for Belle Haven
7:30      Continental Breakfast—Networking—Exhibits       
8:00      Welcome & Logistics 
8:10      Session 7—Day 2 Keynote
Session Sponsor:        

9:00      Session 8— Program Integrity
              Session Sponsor: 

10:00    Break—Networking—Exhibits  
10:15    Session 9—Science-Evidence Update
             Session Sponsor: MouthWatch

11:15    Session 10—DC and State Policy Update
             Session Sponsor: 

12:00    Lunch-Networking-Exhibits   
1:00     Adjourn

1:15     State Members: Bus to US Department of Health and Human Services, DC