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This guide includes online resources that focus on the interests and research needs of the dental & dental hygiene professional. Please feel free to suggest any useful websites for inclusion to Mary Ann Williams, Librarian to the School of Dentistry.

Maryland Oral Health Initiatives

National Initiatives

National Initiatives - Children

Oral Health Initiative - 2010

The HHS Oral Health Initiative’s key message is that Oral Health is Integral to Overall Health. This initiative utilizes a systems-approach to create and finance programs to:

  • Emphasize oral health promotion/disease prevention
  • Increase access to care
  • Enhance oral health workforce
  • Eliminate oral health disparities

Below are key documents related to the 2010 Oral Health Initiative:

Dental Public Health Resources