Improving Access to Prenatal Oral Healthcare: Strategies and Sustainability

Project Overview

8th Funding Cycle Development Award
     Project Start Date: 1/1/2013
     Project End Date: 12/31/2014

Project Goal Statement: To understand how improved access to dental treatment affects the oral-health knowledge and behavior of at-risk pregnant women.

Award Amount: $199,101

Community Partner:
Primary Community Partner: Bill Solberg, MSW, LCSW, Columbia St. Mary's

Academic Partner:
Primary Academic Partner: James Sanders, MD, MPH, Department of Family and Community Medicine

Project Progress Summary Reports:
     Project Progress Summary Report 1/1/2013 - 8/31/2013
     Project Progress Summary Report 9/1/2013 - 8/31/2014
 

Affiliated Web Pages:
     Columbia St. Mary's

Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

  • Outreach Materials
    • Oral health education curriculum developed by Seton Dental Clinic staff dentist for family practice medical students
  • Presentations
    • Presentation to the Wisconsin Oral Health Coalition
    • Poster presentation at the AHW Looking Back, Moving Forward Conference (May 2014)
Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Research and Education Program (REP)
P: 414.955.8075 | E: ahw@mcw.edu

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu

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