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HRSA Community-Based Dental Partnership Program Grant

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

The goals of the Dental Community Partnership Program are to increase access to oral health care for patients with HIV in areas that remain underserved, especially in communities without dental education programs, and to increase the number of dental providers capable of managing the oral health needs of patients with HIV, through community-based service-learning experiences. Eligible applicant must work collaboratively with community-based dental providers (such as community-based organizations or agencies that currently provide or plan to provide oral health services, or private practice dental providers) to address unmet oral health needs of vulnerable populations with HIV.

Eligibile Applicants:

Public and State controlled institutions of higher education

Private institutions of higher education

Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)

Additional Information on Eligibility:

Accredited dental schools, postdoctoral dental educational programs, dental hygiene educational programs

Closing Application Date: January 28, 2013

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