CareQuest and Hispanic Dental Association to Host Webinar on Disparities in Hispanic Oral Health

CareQuest Institute for Oral Health


On the first day of National Hispanic Heritage Month, CareQuest Institute for Oral Health and the Hispanic Dental Association are hosting a webinar on how to provide better and more culturally appropriate care for Latino and Hispanic patients.


The expert panel will share personal stories, research, and demographics behind the common disparities facing patients today. They’ll also discuss how the dental community can be allies to these (and all) populations.

  • WHO: Rosa Chaviano-Moran, DMD, FICD, Immediate Past President Hispanic Dental Association and Associate Dean for Admissions, Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, Amber Lovatos, RDH, BSDH, MAADH, “The Latina RDH” Founder of Latin RDH, Un Cuento De Dos Higienistas Podcast Host, & Smiles Por Vida Children’s Book Author, Eugenio Beltran, DMD, MPH, DrPH, Adjunct Professor, Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry
  • WHAT: Nuestra Sonrisa Hispana: Exploring Disparities in Hispanic Oral Health
  • WHEN: Thursday, September 15, 2022 – 1 p.m. ET

About CareQuest Institute for Oral Health

CareQuest Institute for Oral Health is a national nonprofit championing a more equitable future where every person can reach their full potential through excellent health.

We do this through our work in grantmaking, research, health improvement programs, policy and advocacy, and education as well as our leadership in dental benefits and innovation advancements. We collaborate with thought leaders, health care providers, patients, and local, state, and federal stakeholders, to accelerate oral health care transformation and create a system designed for everyone.

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