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Policy/Research Centers

13 records found.

American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Pediatric Oral Health Research and Policy Center
Provides information about and resources to support research and policy development to promote optimal children's oral health and oral health care.

American Association for Dental Research
Works to advance research and increase knowledge, supports and represents the oral health community, and strives to facilitate the communication and application of research findings.

Boston University, Center for Research to Evaluate and Eliminate Dental Disparities
Works to improve oral, dental, and craniofacial health through research, research training, and the dissemination of health information, and strives to eliminate oral health disparities.

Center for Fluoride Research Analysis
Provides health professionals, policymakers, and community decision-makers with the best information available about the use of fluoride.

Children's Dental Health Project
Works in partnership with professionals, communities, policymakers, and parents to design and advance policies that promote equity in children's oral health.

Healthforce Center
Serves to transform health care through work force research and leadership development.

National Academy for State Health Policy
Provides a forum to help state governments address critical health issues. Conducts policy analysis and research, produces reports, and provides technical assistance.

National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice
Promotes the health of the public by fostering the development, implementation, and dissemination of oral health research; establishing an infrastructure to support dental hygiene research; and strengthening the scientific foundation for the discipline of dental hygiene.

National Dental Practice-Based Research Network
Promotes oral health by conducting dental practice-based research and by serving oral health professionals and their patients through education and collegiality.

Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities
Conducts community-based research focused on reducing oral health disparities among vulnerable, rural, and underserved populations.

Oral Health Workforce Research Center
Provides research on the oral health work force to assist in future health work force planning.

University of California San Francisco, Center to Address Disparities in Oral Health
Works to decrease oral health disparities, particularly those related to tooth decay, in children and their caregivers.

University of Colorado at Denver, Center for Native Oral Health Research
Conducts research aimed at developing culturally acceptable and effective strategies to prevent infectious oral diseases in American Indian and Alaska Native populations.