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FDI World Dental Federation And Smile Train Launch Project To Improve Oral Health Of Children With Clefts

September 9, 2019
by FDI World Dental Federation

Oral health non-profits FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) and Smile Train are joining forces with support from GSK Consumer Healthcare to launch a two-year project to improve oral health guidance and on-going care for children with clefts.

Together, FDI and Smile Train will develop oral health education resources for dentists and other members of the cleft care team. They will also create materials to teach cleft patients and their families about the importance of oral health, raise awareness of the challenges of oral health care beyond cleft surgery, and provide essential oral health instructions.

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