CDA-SK 2019 Convention: Does the Public Trust Us?
The 2019 CDA Convention delivered in collaboration with The College of Dental Surgeons Saskatchewan is just three months away, and speakers like today’s Oasis Discussions guest, Dr. Carlos Quiñonez, are busy preparing their talks and presentations. During the conference, speakers will be sharing their thoughts and expertise on important topics like Dr. Quiñonez’s presentation about trust and ethical decision making. This presentation draws from examining the nature of public trust, why it is important, and what is happening in the dental care market and in dentists’ clinical lives that can influence public trust.
About Dr. Carlos Quiñonez
Carlos Quiñonez is a dental public health specialist, associate professor and program director at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto (U of T). He graduated with his DMD from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Manitoba (U of M) in 1998, and then completed his MSc at the U of Ms Faculty of Medicine in 2004. He then completed a PhD and dental public health specialty at the U of T in 2009. Carlos research centres on the politics and economics of dentistry, with a specific focus on health and social equity.
He is the author of over 200 peer reviewed articles, book chapters, and government reports, and regularly consults with government and non-governmental agencies on issues of dental care policy. He is the Editor of Ontario Dentist, the Ontario Dental Associations professional journal, past-Chair of the Canadian Dental Associations Committee on Clinical and Scientific Affairs, and past-President of the Canadian Association of Public Health Dentistry.
During this video discussion, Dr. Quiñonez gives insight into his presentation including:
Dr. Quiñonez will be presenting at the CDA CDSS Convention on Friday September 13, 2019 from 1:30 – 3:00 pm in the Blair Nelson Room.
Until next time!
Chiraz Guessaier, Manager, CDA Oasis
Oasis Moment/Preview (1.45″)
Full Conversation (15.28″)