National Associations that Support Oral Health

In addition to state and local coalitions, there are national associations that support oral health. These groups have annual sessions and list-serves that can keep you up-to-date on what is happening around the nation in dental public health.3-14 Many of these sites have sections that advertise job opportunities around the country. A complete listing of national associations can be found in Appendix C; Networks that Support and Promote Dental Public Health.

ACTIVITY POINT: Take some time to explore the websites listed in Appendix C. Which organizations might be most helpful to you?