Cite as: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center. 2010. Open Wide:Oral Health Training for Health Professionals. Washington, DC: National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center.
These online modules were prepared by Katrina Holt, M.P.H., M.S., R.D., and Ruth Barzel, M.A., of the National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center at Georgetown University (OHRC), and designed by the Center for the Advancement of Distance Education (CADE) at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Development of the online modules was supported by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration.
The content of the modules was adapted from Open Wide: Oral Health Training for Non-Dental Health and Human Services Providers prepared by Stanton H. Wolfe, D.D.S., M.P.H., Director of Public Health, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (formerly State Oral Health Director, Connecticut Department of Public Health) and Pamela Painter, R.D.H., M.S., Health Program Associate, Connecticut Department of Public Health, Bureau of Community Health, Family Health Unit.
OHRC wishes to express particular appreciation to Stanton H. Wolfe and Pamela Painter for their assistance in adapting the document. In addition, OHRC is grateful for the invaluable assistance of the following reviewers:
- Kathy Geurink, R.D.H., M.A.
University of Texas at San Antonio
- Harry Goodman, D.M.D., M.P.H.
University of Maryland Dental School
- Luann Hawkins, R.N., M.N.
Reno County (Nevada) Head Start
- Robert Isman, D.D.S., M.P.H.
California Department of Health Services
- Marcia Manter
- Patti Mitchell, M.P.H., R.D.
United States Department of Agriculture, Supplemental Food Programs Division
- Midge Pfeffer, R.D.H., B.S., C.D.H.C.
Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin
- John Rossetti, D.D.S., M.P.H.
Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Open Wide: Oral Health Training for Health Professionals. © 2010 by National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center, Georgetown University
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