• prevention
  • public health dentistry, with an academic base, emphasizing the professional obligation to foster the delivery of prevention, education, and care to populations. (drugs.com)
  • With its community experience ranging from education, treatment, and prevention to the sustainable transfer of knowledge across a broad spectrum of locations and population groups, UBC Dentistry is well equipped to address oral health disparities in other parts of the world. (jcda.ca)
  • Geriatric dentistry or geriodontics is the delivery of dental care to older adults involving the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of problems associated with normal aging and age-related diseases as part of an interdisciplinary team with other health care professionals. (wikipedia.org)
  • teeth
  • G.V. Black, the creator of modern dentistry, informed that more than 40% of caries incidences in permanent teeth occurred in pits and fissures due to being able to retain food and plaque. (wikipedia.org)
  • Miller, a pioneer of dentistry, was applying silver nitrate to surfaces of teeth, chemically treating the biofilm with its antibacterial functions against both Streptococcus mutans and Actinomyces naeslundii, which are both carious pathogens. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • The Shodhganga@INFLIBNET Centre provides a platform for research students to deposit their Ph.D. theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access. (inflibnet.ac.in)
  • treatment
  • There are a number of methodological concerns with prevalence studies, particularly 1) the ability of partial recording to reflect full-mouth conditions and 2) the use of the Community periodontal index of treatment needs (CPITN) recording system. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • their desire to serve is often inspired by the PACS (Professionalism and Community Service) program, a curriculum component in all four years of dental education that combines classroom learning with community-based outreach initiatives. (jcda.ca)
  • In 1951, fifty years from the founding of Georgetown's dental program, the independent School of Dentistry was established. (wikipedia.org)
  • The School of Dentistry shut its doors three years later, graduating its last class in 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • government
  • Swaraj lays stress on governance, not by a hierarchical government, but by self-governance through individuals and community building. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • UBC Dentistry and the organized professions in British Columbia provide many opportunities for students to connect with the profession and serve in the community. (jcda.ca)