For answers to questions about dental, oral, and craniofacial health, or if you need more information about available resources in your language or in another language, please contact NIDCR’s National Oral Health Information Clearinghouse at:
Information specialists are available to respond to inquiries Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST.
You may also visit the Oral Health section of the NIDCR web site to find answers to health-related questions and view, download or order publications.
Please note: NIDCR is a research institution. We do not provide dental care or referrals for the general public. For dental or medical advice or answers to specific questions, NIDCR urges you to visit a qualified dentist or physician. Please visit our web page on Finding Dental Care for suggestions about finding reduced cost dental treatment or referrals or second opinions.
If you are a member of the press and require assistance, please call the NIDCR Office of Communications and Health Education:
TRAINING AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT INFORMATION
Please visit the Careers and Training section of the NIDCR Web site to learn about NIDCR’s training and career development opportunities.
For additional information about NIDCR extramural fellowships and career development opportunities, contact the Research Training and Career Development Branch.
For more information about training opportunities in NIDCR laboratories and on the NIH campus, contact Dr. Deborah Philp, (301) 594-6578.
RESEARCH GRANTS AND FUNDING INFORMATION
To contact an NIDCR program director to discuss scientific topics and funding mechanisms, please see Contacts by Research Area.
For information about the scientific peer review of applications, contact the Scientific Review Branch.
Contact the Grants Management Branch for information about administrative and fiscal issues related to NIDCR grants and cooperative agreements.
To contact a specific staff member within the NIDCR, you may search our staff directory. You may also view all NIDCR staff alphabetically.
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