As part of its constant endeavour Indian DEntal Association Gujarat state branch carrie out various dental awareness prorammes. As part of the theme of FDI WOHD celebrations wew have come out with a preventive oral health awarenes video to be circulated on various Social media platforms. The President Dr Bimal Vasani Hon Secy Dr Nitin Parikh and Chhairman Council on Dental Health Dr Pranav Chandarana request everyone in the dental fraternity to get together to create more preventive dental awareness.

World Oral Health Day-Meridian Community College

Our event will be held at Meridian Community College in partnership with the MS State Department of Health Office of Oral Health in conjunction with MCC's annual Spring Fling.  This event will be coordinated by the Dental Hygiene and Child Care Technology students with the focus being on the importance of taking care of baby teeth.  The goal of our WOHD event is to raise awareness on this campus about primary teeth and how they impact the permanent teeth.  MS has the worst oral health in the nation so we hope this awareness initiative will impact students not only as they seek careers and r

PROJECT OUTBACK DENTAL (POD) - Australia Outback Queensland

Event: Indigenous Children's Oral Health Examinaiton, Urgent Oral Treatments (OUT), and Preventative Dentistry Services

Location: Barcaldine, Australia (Outback Queensland)

website: www.projectoutbackdental.com.au

Project Outback Dental is a private dental service delivery initiative of Dr Garret Robles, a former Senior Lecturer in Clinical Dentistry at James Cook University in Australia. 

Dental exhibition World Oral Health Day

We will be hosting a dental exhibition at one of the most busiest shopping area in the capital of Mahe, Seychelles. The aim of the exhibition is to engage with and sensitise the public about the mouth and body connection and the need for them to adopt more positive health behaviour. the exhibition will also be an opportunity for the public to learn about the different types of service provided by the Seychelles public dental service and how they can access these.

ADAF Grant for International Dental Volunteer Projects

The ADA Foundation is launching a new grant program for international dental volunteer projects, designed to support established U.S.-based nonprofit organizations that are working to improve access to oral health care in underserved communities outside the U.S.  

The application period opens March 20, in honor of FDI World Oral Health Day, and the deadline for submissions is May 1.

Eligible organizations must lead dental trips of at least one week in duration per year and may be service-oriented, dental education-oriented, or combination projects.

Community Involvement

Our students at AKU will visit a community of low socio-economic .. a community where individuals have not seen a dentist. The students will assess the oral cavity, educate on how to brush their teeth and give them a toothbrush to use. We are reaching communities to make a difference. We say, "Yes to good oral health through life". On March 20 we plan on going world-wide in Karachi by using social media venues (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Blog in local media, , Linkedin, You Tube) to share our experiences here in Karaachi.