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The Healthy Bite Oral Care Symposium

The Healthy Bite Oral Care Symposium

The Intermountain West chapter of the Society of Cosmetic Chemists in partnership with Omya is excited to announce the first annual Healthy Bite Oral Care Symposium happening on 6/20/2024 at the Sheraton in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.

This event will highlight the latest scientific development in the oral care industry, provide a forum to discuss exciting oral care topics, and an opportunity for industry professionals to network and learn through technical presentations, exhibits, and more!

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WhereSheraton Hotel Downtown Salt Lake City, UT

150 West 500 South Salt Lake City, Utah 84101

Event Time: 8:00AM-6:00PM

Event Agenda

9:00-9:45 AM 

Topical Fluorides for Oral Health Benefits by Robert L. Karlinsey, PhD

9:45-10:00 AM

qNMR Determination of Fluorine in Toothpastes by Edward Walker, PhD

10:00-10:30 AM

A Deep Dive into Enamel Erosion by Dennis Zhang 

10:30-11:00 AM 

Ingredient Expo

11:00-11:30 AM

Long Lasting Oral Care Formulations Through Mucoadhesion by Elena Draganoiu, PhD

11:30-12:00 PM

A Fresh Start: Insights into Successful Flavors in Oral Care by Luke Stedman

1:00-1:45 PM

The Interconnection Between Oral Health and Systemic Health by Anne Rice

1:45-2:30 PM

The Aging Mouth by Dr. Jonathan An

2:30-3:00 PM

Ingredient Expo

3:00-3:30 PM

The State of Prebiotices, Probiotics and Postbiotics in Oral Health by Jonathan Dornell, PhD

3:30-4:15 PM

Panel Discussion: The Future of Oral Care

4:30-5:30 PM

Happy Hour @ the Ingredient Expo


Read full presentation abstracts + speaker bios here


Hotel Details

We have room blocks available for our event at the Sheraton Hotel. We appreciate anyone traveling from out of town to utilize our discounted rate.

Rooms starting at $189/night

Deadline to Book: 6/12/2024

Dates Available for Booking: 6/18-6/21/2024 

Hotel Address: 150 West 500 South Salt Lake City, Utah 84101

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The Intermountain Chapter was founded in 2003 and represents industry professionals in Utah, Idaho, Colorado, Montana and Wyoming. Our chapter is dedicated to promoting high standards of practice in the cosmetic sciences. We promote research in cosmetic science and industry, and by setting high ethical, professional and educational standards, we improve the qualifications and caliber of cosmetic scientists. 



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