Laurence Walsh is Professor of Dental Science and Head of the School of Dentistry at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. A registered specialist in the field of special needs dentistry, Laurence has played a major role in the development of minimal intervention approaches to conservative dentistry over the past 25 years, spanning a range of chemical, microbial, optical and biophotonic technologies. He has published extensively in the dental and medical literature with more than 200 journal papers and 9 books, and serves on the editorial boards of six international journals. Laurence has lectured in more than 20 countries. Still very much a clinician at heart, he has been involved in the research and development of a number of techniques and technologies used in dental practice through his own work in clinical practice in Australia and overseas.
This lecture will review the major points of learning from the COVID-19 pandemic, and highlight how those lessons will inform the management of future pandemic infections of respiratory viruses. The lecture ...Read More