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2014-03-11 23:28:20

OMICS Group International is pleased to announce its Dental-2014, international medical conference, to be held from April 21-23 at Dubai, UAE; OMICS Group Conferences expands to UAE in 2014. Henderson, NV (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 2nd International Conference on Dental & Oral Health is announced by OMICS Group International. Dental-2014 will be held from April 21-23, 2014 at Dubai, UAE. OMICS Group Conferences, a leading international scientific event organizer, is announcing Dental and...

2011-07-14 10:55:00

New analysis from the Institute of Medicine (IOM) finds that fewer than half of all Americans see a dentist each year and millions live in areas where access to dental care is limited at best. A severe shortage of dentists, especially in rural areas and minority settings, is contributing to the "persistent and systemic" barriers to oral health care, IOM's report notes. Various factors create barriers, preventing access for vulnerable and underserved populations, such as children and those...

2011-05-05 05:18:00

WASHINGTON, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- This is the point of a new report by the Institute of Medicine (IOM), Advancing Oral Health in America, which underscores a public health crisis that has persisted more than a decade after the U.S. Surgeon General called for aggressively reversing the "silent epidemic" of America's oral health disparity. Many of the most pernicious oral health diseases are highly preventable and treatable. The IOM study, urging the federal government to launch a...

2010-12-25 00:01:26

Association honored for outstanding contributions in support of oral health Sacramento, CA (Vocus) December 23, 2010 The California Dental Association is the recipient of a 2011 William J. Gies Award for exemplifying dedication to the highest standards in support of oral health and oral health education. The Gies "Vision Award" honors CDA and the CDA Foundation for extensive work in support of dental education, member practices, service to the public and promotion of good oral health...

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