degree from Harvard School of Public Health, a Certificate in Dental Public Health
from Harvard School of Dental Medicine and a M.
Correspondence: Carlos Quinonez, Dental Public Health
, University of Toronto, 521B-124 Edward St, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6, Tel: [telephone] 416-979-4908, ext.
To quote Professor Ivor Chestnutt, Professor in Dental Public Health
at the University of Cardiff: "General anaesthesia for the extraction of teeth in children must surely represent the ultimate failure in dentistry.
Dr Jenny Godson, PHE regional consultant in dental public health
for the north of England.
Jonathan Broadbent, a senior lecturer at Otago University's faculty of dentistry and member of the Dental Public Health
and Epidemiology Research Group at the university's Sir John Walsh Research Institute, said he supported fluoridation "because it is a very basic and important first step we can take to improve the oral health of New Zealanders and address inequalities".
QUETTA -- About 25 million people in Pakistan smoke and according to an estimate about half of them will die of tobacco related diseases, said Dr Syed Hussain Askary, Head of Dental Public Health
, Director Academics & Administration, Fatima Jinnah Dental College (FJDC).
In this approach dentists, some in private practice and/or some in dental public health
state that attempting to restore children's teeth is unnecessary for several reasons.
There is also a need to create a database for dental public health
," he said.
Maria Morgan, a lecturer in dental public health
, said: "There are a couple of issues about these sweets; they are very sweet and contain acids as well, but they are also being eaten by children under the radar - many adults and parents aren't aware of these sweets, which are being sold at pocket-money prices.
1 million increase in the dental public health
The second keynote, from Dee Kyne, discussed clinically-led commissioning at local level (see above) before final keynote speaker, deputy chief dental officer for the Department of Health, Dr Sue Gregory gave an overview of how dental public health
lessons can inspire optics in future.
Other recommendations in the report include a call for integrating oral health care into overall health care, maximizing access to oral health care, promoting research and expanding the capacity to ensure that states have the infrastructure and support to "perform core dental public health
The Call has been signed by leading Members of the European Parliament and is supported by the FDI World Dental Federation, the European Association of Dental Public Health
(EADPH), the Council of European Chief Dental Officers (CECDO), the Association of Dental Education in Europe (ADEE), and the Wrigley Oral Health Programs (WOHP).
Lesley Gough, consultant in Dental Public Health
for Liverpool said: "Until we've got a proposed scheme from the SHA, that we can discuss and debate, our position remains neutral.
Pine and Harris (both dental public health
and primary dental care, U.