WOHD commemoration

Oral health check-ups for vulnerable and orphaned children at SOS School.

Oral health education : oral hygiene songs and oral health talk.

Oral health sensitisation to the television and radio media.

Demonstration of hand washing techniques and hand hygiene sensitisation, prompted by the recent cholera outbreak in Zambia.


Semana de Salud Bucal

Semana de la Salud Bucal 2018



Domingo 18 de marzo: Caminata, 7:00 a.m. Cinta Costera / Entrega de canastillas, HST, CHMDAAM, HISMA, HospitalDe Chepo


Lunes 19 de marzo:

Actividad docente, 7:00 a.m., Hotel El Panamá, Salón Centenario


Martes 20 de marzo:

Obra Social Dental, 7:30 a.m., COIF MOP, Carrasquilla / Actividad de Promoción y Prevención, 10:00 a.m. Metromall / Obra Social, 1:00 p.m., Hogar Bolivar


Miercoles 21 de marzo:

Oral Health Awareness Skit / Role Play by School Children

In spite of concrete evidence on the association between oral health and general health, oral health awareness among masses has not improved to considerable extent over the years, at least in middle and low income countries. Importance of oral health when realized early in life would certainly be carried for a longer time into future and also would be transferred easilt to subsequent generations.

World Oral Health Day 2018

1. Cycle of lectures with Dr. Sedelmayer (Czech Republic)

I. Oral health of people in Slovakia and worldwide. 

II. Education of preventive dentistry in Slovakia, mistakes and their causes.

III. Plaque-related dental diseases, gum inflammation and its impact on general health.

IV. Lifetime preservation of healthy dentition - Reality or utopia? 


2. Lectures and Workshop with Dr. Fabio Fowler (Brazil)