UOR 2014 There is a growing body of evidence indicating good oral health influences physical health for many chronic conditions. As hygienists we are in a unique position to improve the health of our patients by improving their gingival and periodontal health. This program will highlight the conditions that are affected by oral health, what we as health care professionals should continue, should do more of and should start doing. The speakers are all experts in their topics and will focus on the latest evidence connecting oral health to systemic health. There will also be an opportunity for open discussion with you and these experts.