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Launch of New Cultural Competency Program for Oral Health Professionals

Posted on April 11, 2014

In commemoration of National Minority Health Month, the Office of Minority Health (OMH) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) invites you to attend a stakeholder call announcing the launch of a new Cultural Competency Program for Oral Health Professionals. This oral health e-learning program is the first Think Cultural Health e-learning program based on the enhanced National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care (National CLAS Standards) designed specifically for oral health professionals.

What: Stakeholder call announcing new Cultural Competency Program for Oral Health Professionals

Date: Thursday, April 17, 2014

Time: 2:00 pm (EDT)

Duration: 1 hour

Dial-In: 888-455-1840, passcode: 5780103. No pre-registration is needed.

Speakers:

J. Nadine Gracia, MD, MSCE, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Minority Health and Director, Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Mayra E. Alvarez, MHA, Associate Director, Office of Minority Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)

 

Rear Admiral William Bailey, Assistant Surgeon General and Chief Dental Officer, U.S. Public Health Service (HHS)

National experts and leaders in the field of oral health will also participate on the call.