Al Rafidain Dental Compagin

Organization: 
Al Rafidain University College
Social media: 
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Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Event type: 
Event description: 

On the 20th of March 2018, we celebrated the World Oral Health Day by organized different awerness activities in Al Rafidain Dental School and visited primary schools.
Our goals in this event " Say ahh ThinkmouthThinkHealth " to celebrated with WOHD community in world wide.

ACTIVITIES:
Our dental students went to different primary schools in a low socio-economic area in Baghdad to improve oral health by educated the child of proper way to brushing their teeth,
How to use dental floss, healthy food and the effect of mixed dentition to the child and their oral health.
We promoted good care of the oral cavity, giving the oral hygiene instructions to the childs and teachers by slide show presentation.
This event was media covered by Al-Iraqiya TV, Oral and dental hygiene was discussed through the morning program on the official Iraqi channel and also talk about World Oral Health Day by the Dean of Al Rafidain Dental School, as well as by the Head of Pediatrics Dentistry in our dental school to raise awereness among people on the importance of a ragular check-up.
We gave the students in primary schools toothbrush, dental floss, Entertaining gifts and brochures containing information about the oral health and the how to use toothbrush and dental floss.
Lots of child patients visited us in our dental school for oral check-up and diagnosed under the supervision of specialized dentists in Pediatrics clinics and registration for late treatment.
In addition, celebrated of WOHD in the Graduation Festival of Al-Rafidain University on Monday, 2 April 2018, by scientific and awereness activities for the Dental Students in the fifth stage.

Work plan and procedures: 

On the 20th of March 2018, we celebrated the World Oral Health Day by organized different awerness activities in Al Rafidain Dental School and visited primary schools.
Our goals in this event " Say ahh ThinkmouthThinkHealth " to celebrated with WOHD community in world wide.

ACTIVITIES:
Our dental students went to different primary schools in a low socio-economic area in Baghdad to improve oral health by educated the child of proper way to brushing their teeth,
How to use dental floss, healthy food and the effect of mixed dentition to the child and their oral health.
We promoted good care of the oral cavity, giving the oral hygiene instructions to the childs and teachers by slide show presentation.
This event was media covered by Al-Iraqiya TV, Oral and dental hygiene was discussed through the morning program on the official Iraqi channel and also talk about World Oral Health Day by the Dean of Al Rafidain Dental School, as well as by the Head of Pediatrics Dentistry in our dental school to raise awereness among people on the importance of a ragular check-up.
We gave the students in primary schools toothbrush, dental floss, Entertaining gifts and brochures containing information about the oral health and the how to use toothbrush and dental floss.
Lots of child patients visited us in our dental school for oral check-up and diagnosed under the supervision of specialized dentists in Pediatrics clinics and registration for late treatment.
In addition, celebrated of WOHD in the Graduation Festival of Al-Rafidain University on Monday, 2 April 2018, by scientific and awereness activities for the Dental Students in the fifth stage.