Oral Health Cross RHEC Workgroup
Vision Statement: To promote optimal oral health, access to care and oral health equity among minorities in the United States.
Mission Statement: To improve oral health outcomes and increase diversity of the dental workforce through dissemination of oral health information and supporting youth development programs.
An Oral Health Equity Hero is an individual and organization that supports community efforts in the goal in promoting oral health equity. The Oral Health Equity Hero Award recognizes individuals and organizations who go above and beyond to demonstrate service excellence, engage in efforts to directly address the social determinants of health in underserved communities, and produce results for their activities focused on eliminating oral health disparities through policy change and practice.
Nominees can be individuals or organizations that work to improve oral health equity and whose efforts make a difference in communities are unsung heroes that deserve to be recognized and honored. The Cross Oral Health Workgroup is encouraging their members to nominate friends and colleagues for this honor.
Click here to nominate friends and colleagues.