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UW Oral Health Collaborative

Helping communities improve their oral health.

 

School of Dentistry

Description: The UW Oral Health Collaborative is the outreach component of the Dental Hygiene Program. It brings oral health education and preventive dentistry services to rural and underserved communities in partnership with local health coalitions, school districts, hospitals, social and health service agencies, and higher education institutions.

Goals:

    to disseminate proven scientific knowledge about dental disease prevention and oral health promotion
and
    to work directly with community-based programs that deliver preventive dentistry services to children and their families.
Subject Area: Dentistry, Education, Public Health
Type of Resource: Curriculum Resource (guides, materials, staff support), Workshop, Internship, partnership
Target Population: Classrooms, schools, Families
Grade: pre-K through 12
When Offered: Year-round
Location: Local sites in rural areas of Washington state.
Fee: Yes. Contact organization for details.
Web Page: http://www.dental.washington.edu/index.php
Contact Information: Norma Wells
1959 NE Pacific St., Suite B509H
Seattle, WA 98195-7475
Telephone: (206) 543-5820
Fax: (206) 685-4258
nwells@u.washington.edu
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