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The purpose of the National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center (OHRC) is to respond to the needs of states and communities in addressing current and emerging public oral health issues. Readers can learn more about the National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center (OHRC).
The website is designed and maintained by OHRC. Resource center staff add content to and maintain the functionality of the site. Please contact the resource center should you have questions about the information contained in the site.
The views and content in the resources found on this site have not been formally approved by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) or its components. Listing these resources is not an endorsement by DHHS or its components. Information presented by this site has undergone review to ensure accuracy and currency. However, since standards in the field may change rapidly, some information on this site may be out of date. Users are advised to consult other sources as well to confirm information presented on this site. OHRC and Georgetown University do not assume responsibility for omissions or inaccuracies in materials on this site nor any consequences resulting from the use of information from this site.
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