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Chapter Oral Health Advocates


Chapter Oral Health Advocates (COHAs) are pediatricians in each chapter who are asked to the following:  

  • Deliver at least 4 trainings annually on how to incorporate oral health into the medical home.
  • Advocate for children's oral health issues at the state and local levels.
  • Connect pediatricians to others working in their community to improve children's oral health​.
  • Build relationships with dental colleagues in their communities and dental societies to improve access to oral health care.

Find your state on the State Information and Resources map​ to find out who is your COHA and other state specific information.