In News
May 22, 2018
Hopeful Honduras What?! It was disappointing to receive the email that our well-planned mission trip to Honduras had been put on hold. This can’t be true, I mumbled. I had been to four other countries in Central America to help with projects, but never to Honduras. Excitement had been running high, until the general protests started, following the bitterly contested elections in November. Widespread claims of election fraud in counting votes had prompted the outrage. Our contact people on the...
In News
May 22, 2018
The “Mosaic” term represents the diverse cooperation that occurs at UTSD Houston and the partnerships with organized dentistry to serve our community. The ICD Mosaic Project celebrates our diversity within our dental profession, addressing the need for outreach and inclusion in the healthcare system of vulnerable patients including the homeless, veterans and people with disabilities. Houston is the most diverse city in North America [1] . We have faculty and students from across the world at our Dental School. In...
In Events
September 8, 2018
VOLUNTEERISM Identify the needs for dental volunteers, basis for volunteering and qualifications of volunteers. Learn what fixed/portable equipment and supplies are needed. Learn about local, national and international locations as well as organizations to contact. Get the details of starting a trip, joining another group trip or teaching in a school. See recent photos and videos of existing missions, hear testimonies from participants and network. Speaker: T. Bob Davis, DMD Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018 Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00...