Programme details

Population-based programmes (2016-2021)


A national oral health survey of 6- and 12-year-old Bhutanese schoolchildren


Oral health survey of 3 – 5-year-old Bhutanese children attending Early Childhood Care Development Centres: A pilot project


A fluoride varnish programme for pre-school children in Cambodia


A community-based milk fluoridation programme for children aged 6 – 14 years attending schools in the rural areas of Chile.

Dominican Republic      

A national oral health survey on 3-, 6- and 12-yr-old children


Building capacity for special care dentistry


An oral health pathfinder survey for 5 – 6 and 12-year-old-children


A national oral health survey including a representative sample of 5,12,15,35  – 44 and 65+ year olds


A school-based programme designed to improve the oral health of 6 – 12-year-old Malagascy schoolchildren and develop a model of good practice that could be extended to other regions of the country


A national child oral health survey and the development of a child oral health improvement strategy


A national oral health survey including 5,12,15,35 – 44 and 65+ year olds


A community school-based intervention to promote oral health of 4 – 6- year-old children in Palestine


An oral health pathfinder survey including 5, 6, and 12-year-old children


An oral health survey involving 3 – 4 and 6 – 7-year-old children


Strengthening the School Oral Health Programme in Tanzania through delivering oral health promotion and conducting supervised toothbrushing sessions in schools aspiring to attain ‘health promoting schools’ status


A national oral health survey including 5, 12, 15, 35 – 44 and 50+ years-olds


Evaluation of a pilot school-based oral health prevention programme in Timor-Leste

United Kingdom              

A small-scale milk fluoridation programme in two areas of the country where the levels of dental disease are unacceptably high


A national oral health survey including 7- and 12-year-old schoolchildren


An oral health survey of children aged 2 – 4-year-old children in Vinh Phuc Province, Vietnam, and an assessment of the effectiveness of the treatment of primary caries, by fluoride varnish and S.M.A.R.T., in those children requiring treatment


A project aimed at providing final-year dental therapists with the skills to deliver preventive dental care, pain relief, dietary advice and oral hygiene instruction to the most disadvantaged children attending rural and semi-urban schools in the Ndola region of Zambia