The facilitating role of mobile dental van programs in promoting professional dental education.

@article{Werner2000TheFR,
  title={The facilitating role of mobile dental van programs in promoting professional dental education.},
  author={Christian W. Werner and P P Gragg and K M Geurink},
  journal={Brazilian dental journal},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 2},
  pages={127-33}
}
The main goal of the University of Texas Health Science Center (UTHSCSA) dental van programs is to provide training in delivering care to diverse segments of the population. The UTHSCSA is the Academic Health Center for all of South Texas, a region with 25% of the State's population and 60% Hispanic. About 60% of the region's counties are federally designated dental health personnel shortage areas. Interdepartmental efforts with the participation of dental hygiene, community dentistry, oral… CONTINUE READING