IFDH eNews: December 2022

Program News

Impact Awards for Your Organization

The second year for our Impact Awards are for national association programs that made the most impact on the improvement of oral health, and based on the quality of the program, awarded based on the size of the organizations. DEADLINE for your organization to apply is January 15th.

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IFDH Research Grants Update

December 15th Deadline for Applications

The IFDH has research grants for dental hygiene students available, so please check the website for details. The purpose of this program is to promote experience in the research process and dissemination of findings contributing to the dental hygiene body of knowledge. This grant program provides small grants for students enrolled in dental hygiene graduate programs conducting thesis research. Deadline is December 15th.

Great Insight from 7 IFDH Global Surveys

The IFDH has compiled much feedback from its seven member surveys since 2019, with responses coming from at least 24 countries and up to 100,000 responses. These surveys help to better understand global Dental Hygienists’ practices and beliefs on many issues. We thank P&G for their support of this valuable program. Surveys include:

  • Toothpaste
  • COVID 19
  • Electric Toothbrushes
  • The Oral Systemic Link
  • Pediatric Patients
  • Elderly Patients
  • Sustainability in Dentistry
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