NIDCR to Host Webinar on Upcoming Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health

What


US Surgeon General seal

NIDCR will host a webinar on Thursday January 10, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm EST to update the public on the status of the new Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health, and to request public input to help guide development of the report. 

The webinar is free and open to the public; no registration is required.  The webinar will also be recorded and archived for future viewing.

Access the webinar here.

Who


Tim Ricks

 

 

RADM Tim Ricks, DMD, MPH

Chief Dental Officer, U.S. Public Health Service

 

Bruce Dye

 

CAPT Bruce Dye, DDS, MPH

Scientific Editor and Project Co-Director, Surgeon General’s Report 

 

Judith Albino

 

Judith Albino, PhD

Scientific Editor and Project Co-Director, Surgeon General’s Report 

 

How to Submit Comments


Written comments on the upcoming Surgeon General’s Report must be received on or before January 25, 2019.

Interested persons or organizations are invited to submit written views on oral health, including the importance of poor oral health as a public health issue, contemporary issues affecting oral health, new knowledge that may transform the oral health of the nation, and future directions. NIDCR is also interested in receiving examples of partnerships or coalitions that have demonstrated improvement of oral health and well-being of individuals, families, or communities. 

Please note that comments received, including any supplemental material provided with the comments, are part of the public record and subject to public disclosure. Do not include any information in your comment or supporting materials that you consider confidential or inappropriate for public disclosure. NIDCR will carefully consider all comments submitted and may include relevant information in the upcoming Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health.

Information about the upcoming Surgeon General’s Report on Oral Health was first published in a previous Federal Register Notice on July 27, 2018.

Last Reviewed
December 2018