We are delighted to invite you to join the Minnesota Department of Health’s Oral Health Program and the Minnesota Oral Health Coalition in a historic discussion on oral health in Minnesota. Learn about the state of oral health in Minnesota, health disparities, unmet needs and strategies for improving the oral health of all Minnesotans. Meet community members, providers and educators who are working to improve oral health.
Good oral health starts at birth. Dental disease is one of the most common diseases in children and affects children’s ability to learn and thrive. If left untreated, dental disease can cause pain and infection and may contribute to or exacerbate chronic diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and dementia.
Description: Join the Minnesota Department of Health’s Oral Health Program and the Minnesota Oral Health Coalition as we discuss oral health disparities in Minnesota, unmet needs and strategies for improving the oral health of all Minnesotans.
Audience: Policymakers, Oral health leaders, Advocates
Location: Minnesota Humanities Center, 987 Ivy Avenue East, Saint Paul, MN 55106
When: Thursday, June 13, 2019 * 9am-2:45pm * Breakfast and registration begins at 8:30am