Oral Health

  • Oral Health Advocacy Toolkit

    Oral Health Advocacy Toolkit

    In celebration of National Children’s Dental Health Month 2018, The Section on Oral Health wants to help you #StandforSmiles with an easy to use advocacy toolkit to promote children’s oral health at the local, state, and federal level.

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  • Oral Health and Children

    Oral Health and Children

    Good oral h​ealth is an important part of childhood. Get information on oral health through the ages at Healthychil​dren.org​

The ​American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) works to improve children's oral health through communication and collaboration betwee​n the medical and dental homes, and to make pediatricians and other health professionals an essential part of the ​​​oral health team.

​Thro​ugh the Section on ​Oral Health and Chapter Oral Health Advocates​, the AAP provides education, training, and advocacy for pediatricians, dentists, other health professionals, and families.​

We welcome your comments and questions. Please ​​feel free to contact us.​