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Managing Common Oral Health Problems in Women
Guest Lecturer, Dr. Gretchen Gibson
Thursday, October 24, 2013
The Brauman-Bell Alpha Omega Lectureship is held biennially, usually during the fall semester. Named for distinguished HSC-BCD alumni Drs. Alfred W. Brauman, a 1938 graduate, and Welden E. Bell, a 1934 graduate, the lectureship is organized through the college's Faculty Development Committee and the Office of Communications.
The purpose of the lectureship is to annually invite a nationally distinguished individual in the area of oral health; medicine as it relates to oral health;dental and craniofacial research; and/or oral health education to address faculty, students, alumni, staff, practicing dental professionals, medical professionals, community members and guests.
Dr. Gretchen Gibson provided geriatric dental care and taught on the subject of geriatrics for over 20 years. She is a faculty member in the Department of Geriatrics at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Geriatrics has been the primary focus of her post-doctoral education. She has presented lectures, conducted research, and written publications that address geriatric dental care, salivary dysfunction and the oral health of the homeless.