DHYG 2070 - Community Dental Health (1-4-3)
Provides the student with a broad understanding of the health care system and an objective view of the significant social, political, psychological, and economic forces directing the system. Prepares the student to promote oral health and prevent oral disease in a the community by meeting specific dental health needs of community groups. Topics include: epidemiology, community dental care assessment, community dental care provision, preventive counseling for groups, group oral health education, terminology, dental care systems, biostatistics, and concepts of dental research.
Prerequisite: DHYG 1110