Turkey Says Ahh!

Organization: 
Turkısh Dental Association
Social media: 
https://www.facebook.com/Wohd18Turkey/
Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2018
Event type: 
Event description: 

The Turkish Dental Association is celebrating the World Oral Health Day (WOHD) throughout the whole country in many major cities like, Ankara, Istanbul, Izmir, Edirne, Aydin, Giresun, Gaziantep.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       As this years motto suggests, we are working together as a whole country to raise awareness and enlighten people about the importance of oral health. Our main goal is to reach as many people as possible and make a change in Turkey.

Work plan and procedures: 

The work plan for WOHD 2018 is to reach as many people as possible by approaching everyone in crowded places. Different people will be involved activities for children and adults. The procedure includes:

- A large social media campaign in all social media platforms
- Various events in crowded places (shopping mall, famous street/square etc.)
- School visits for dental care education
- Distributing educational brochures
- Presentening dental equipments
- Giving tooth brushing training
- Visits to disabled centers
- Dental examinations for children and disabled persons
- Conduct a survey about the dental care information
- Educations for right flossing technique