• May 23, 2014

    The power of research

    Good research can help spur ideas and innovation in oral health. Mindful of that, CDHP gives its first Oral Health Policy Research Award to Elana Shlansky.

  • May 22, 2014 | By: Colin Reusch

    Time to stand up for CHIP

    Next week is a prime opportunity to let Congress know that ending CHIP is not an option.

  • May 20, 2014

    CDHP receives AAPHD's Public Service Award

    “CDHP’s many contributions reflect the highest ideals of AAPHD’s competencies in public policy,” said Dr. Nick Mosca, AAPHD’s immediate past president.

  • May 13, 2014

    New report offers insights on dental sealants

    Dental sealants are proven to reduce cavities. Yet states face various challenges as they implement school-based programs to place sealants on kids' teeth.

  • May 12, 2014 | By: Meg Booth

    Enrollment still open for Medicaid and CHIP

    Thanks to the CHIPRA, dental coverage is now mandatory for all state CHIP programs and more than 8 million enrolled children have affordable dental coverage.

  • May 6, 2014

    Task Force issues new fluoride recommendations

    These recommendations remind us of two key facts: 1) the health of "baby teeth" matters, and 2) many kids still lack access to fluoridated drinking water.