Dental Health in New York State Children: A Way to Keep Kids Smiling


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the burden of dental disease in New York State children.
  2. Explain the goals, objectives and performance measures for achieving improvements in oral health.
  3. Discuss community and individual level interventions and public health initiatives for preventing and controlling tooth decay in children.

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

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Learning Outcome

Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Jayanth Kumar, DDS, MPH, Director, Bureau of Dental Health, New York State Department of Health Associate Professor, School of Public Health, University at Albany

Presenter 2
14. Bridget Walsh, Senior Policy Associate, Schuyler Center for Analysis and Advocacy

Presenter 3
15. (Not applicable)

Presenter 4
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Presenter 5
17. (Not applicable)

Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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