OHA Announces Exciting Changes for 29th Annual Gala: Historic Location, Fresh Entertainment, Networking Opportunities

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO, October 22, 2018 — Oral Health America’s (OHA) Gala, held on the eve of the Chicago Dental Society’s Midwinter Meeting, will now be named the Champions for Change Gala to emphasize the organization’s mission and work. Benefitting Oral Health America for 29 years, the Gala will be held from 5:30 p.m. … Read moreOHA Announces Exciting Changes for 29th Annual Gala: Historic Location, Fresh Entertainment, Networking Opportunities

Oral Health America Advocates for Oral Health Equity on Capitol Hill

CHICAGO, October 18, 2018 — Earlier this month, Oral Heath America (OHA) brought Board Members, Oral Health Advocates and staff to Capitol Hill for its annual Advocacy Week event to meet with members of Congress and recognize leaders who have worked toward oral health equity in the public sphere. Advocacy Week is a part of OHA’s … Read moreOral Health America Advocates for Oral Health Equity on Capitol Hill

Welcoming Our New Employees, Liz & David

CHICAGO, September 11, 2018 — Oral Health America (OHA) recently welcomed Liz Kelly, Corporate Development Manager, and David Martin, Program Fellow, as esteemed staff members. David Martin, left, and Liz Kelly, right, smile in OHA’s offices Ms. Kelly is responsible for working with OHA’s corporate donors and sponsorships. She comes to OHA after a longtime career … Read moreWelcoming Our New Employees, Liz & David

Donor Spotlight: Dr. Allukian

When speaking with longtime OHA donor Dr. Myron Allukian, it’s easy to see why he gives to OHA — his own advocacy efforts have always been in line with OHA’s mission and programs. In an era when Massachusetts was only 7% fluoridated, Dr. Allukian began a long fight for community water fluoridation, resulting in the state … Read moreDonor Spotlight: Dr. Allukian

White Paper Stresses Importance of Oral Health Care Benefit for Older Adults

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICAGO, JULY 19, 2018 – Oral Health America (OHA), along with a diverse group of partners, released a white paper, An Oral Health Benefit in Medicare Part B: It’s Time to Include Oral Health in Health Care. This white paper is an interprofessional, collaborative effort written and published by leaders in the … Read moreWhite Paper Stresses Importance of Oral Health Care Benefit for Older Adults