Oral diseases and health

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Faculty Bio

Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2367F
Phone: (301) 405-9797 |
Campus: UMD | Building: School of Public Health | Room: 2242P
Phone: (301) 405-7201 |

Research Projects

Principal Investigator(s): 
Horowitz, Alice
Sponsor: DentaQuest Foundation
Mom and Me Cavity Free is a program for pregnant women and their children. The overall goal of the program is to prevent tooth decay resulting in the 5 year old cavity free. This program starts before the child is born and includes the coordination of critical evidence-based preventive services...
Principal Investigator(s): 
Alice Munkhoff Horowitz
Sponsor: STMD-Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
The purpose of this project is to reduce the prevalence of oral disease in both pregnant women and infants through education and improved access to oral health care. Oral health is an essential component of promoting and maintaining overall health during pregnancy and throughout life. To accomplish...