Presentations and Publications
Radda, K., Goldblatt, R., and Ferraro, L. Improving the Oral Health of Older Adults: From the Individual to the State. Presented at the 2015 Annual Meeting & Conference of the Connecticut Public Health Association, Waterbury, CT (October 23, 2015)
S. Reisine, J.J. Schensul, R. Goldblatt, K. Radda, C. Foster-Bey, C. Acosta-Glynn, L. Miron-Carcamo and E. Ioannidou. A bi-level intervention to improve oral hygiene of older and disabled adults in low-income housing: results of a pilot study. Community Dental Health
(2016) 33, 1–6
Schensul, Jean, Maryann Abbott, Joanna Douglass, Margaret Weeks. Structural Solutions toDental Treatment Disparities in Pregnant Women on Medicaid. AADR/IADR, Los Angeles, CA, March 18, 2016.Oral Presentation Abstract Number 0825
Susan Reisine, J. Schensul , R. Goldblatt, K. Radda, C. Foster-Bey, C. Acosta-Glynn. Quality-of-life outcomes among older adults participating in a community-based intervention. Annual Meeting of AADR/IADR, Los Angeles, CA., March 19, 2016. Poster Abstract Number 1557.
Jean Schensul, Ph.D. Colleen Foster-Bey, M.Ed., Susan Reisine, Ph.D. Kim Radda, R.N., M.A. Co-constructing multi-level oral health interventions with older adults in senior housing to reduce racial /ethnic disparities. Society for Applied Anthropology, Vancouver BC, March 29, 2016, Oral Presentation.
Goldblatt, R., Ferraro, L., Joskow, R. Translating Ideas: Implementation and Building Partnerships for Healthy Aging. Seminar presented at National Oral Health Conference, Cincinnati, OH April 2016.
Reisine S., Symposium Organizer, Reducing Demographic Disparities in Oral Health, American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Scientific Meetings, February 19, 2017
Schensul J. J., A System Dynamics Approach to Modeling Oral Health Status in Low-Income Older Adults, American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Scientific Meetings, February 19, 2017
Schensul, J.J., Reisine, S. et al. A Participatory Approach to Building Local Health Campaigns with Older Adults. Society for Applied Anthropology annual meeting, 2017, in session on health of older adults, Santa Fe, NM, March, 2017.
Good Oral Health information table at CT Oral Health Day. CT State Capital Legislative Office Building, March 8, 2017
Good Oral Health information table by invitation at Annual CT Oral Health Initiative Legislative Social. CT State Capital, May 3, 2017.
Foster-Bey, C., et al. Building Oral Health Advocacy and Self-Management among Older Adults. Presented at the Across the Ages: New Trends and Partnerships Inter-professional Oral Health Summit, New Britain, CT, July 19, 2017.
Schensul, J., Reisine, S., Radda et al. Anthropologically Driven Multi -level Interventions and Implementation Science: A Case Example. Special session on Implementation Science, Society for Applied Anthropology annual meeting, 2018.
Radda, K., Reisine, S. and Schensul, J. Building a Community Based Approach to Good Oral Health. Presented at the Oral Health for Older Adults Inter-professional Summit, Wallingford, CT, March 2, 2018.
Reisine, S. and Schensul, J. Recruitment Challenges in Clinical Trials Among Older/Disabled Adults, American Association for Dental Research, March 23, 2018, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Reisine, S. and Schensul, J. Oral Health Behaviors Among Vulnerable Adults in Low Income Housing, International Association for Dental Research, July 25, 2018, London, UK (this presentation is based on the pilot data and not on data from the on- going study)
Schensul, J., Reisine, S. Li, Jianghong, Salvi, Apoorva. Building a new measure to explain challenges in oral hygiene self-management. Paper presented at the Society of Anthropological Sciences, Portland, Oregon, March, 2019.
Reisine, S. & Schensul, J. Baseline Results of an Oral Hygiene Trial in Low-Income Senior Housing. Poster accepted for presentation at IADR/AADR meeting, Vancouver, Canada, June 2019.
Schensul, J., Reisine, S., Salvi, Apoorva, Li, Jianghong. Assessing the importance of Cognitive and Emotional Domains with oral health status in a sample of low income older adults. Poster accepted for presentation at IADR/AADR meeting, Vancouver, Canada, June, 2019 (plus poster session facilitation)
Schensul, J., Reisine, S., Grady, J., Li, J. 2019. Good Oral Health: An innovative protocol for a Community-based clinical trial to improve oral health in older adults and people with disabilities. JMIR Research Protocols (submitted). doi:10.2196/14555; http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/14555. Prepublication citation.
Reisine, S., Schensul, J., Grady, J. Lalla, R. Baseline Results of an Oral Hygiene Trial in Low Income Senior
Housing submitted for review.