APHA Oral Health Section 2013 Call for Abstracts

The APHA Oral Health Section invites the submission of abstracts for individual paper presentations and poster sessions for the 2013 Annual Meeting. The 141st Annual Meeting & Exposition will be held from November 2-6, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The theme of this meeting is Think Global, Act Local: Best Practices Around the World.  Abstracts related to the annual theme are welcomed, also abstracts pertinent to the following current topics in dental public health:

  • Affordable Care Act and Oral Health
  • Dental Workforce Issues and Infrastructure
  • Effective Preventive and Oral Health Promotion Programs: Community Water Fluoridation and other Community Approaches
  • Epidemiology of Oral Diseases and Disparities
  • Global Health and Oral Health
  • Health Communications, Oral Health Literacy and Social Media
  • HIV, AIDS and Oral Health (Organized Jointly with HIV/AIDS Section)
  • Integrated Medical, Oral Health and Vision Care Delivery Models (Organized Jointly with Vision Care Section)
  •  Maternal, Child Health and Oral Health (Organized Jointly with Maternal and Child Section)
  • Oral Health Needs among  Special Populations

The deadline for abstract submission to the Oral Health Section is Tuesday, February 5th, 2013.

Read the full APHA Call for Abstracts.