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Promoting total health
through oral health . . .

It shall be the mission of the Texas Oral Health Coalition to promote oral health across the lifespan by advocating for optimal oral health for all Texans through statewide partnerships.

2017 Summmit
Building Healthy Communities Together

Thank you all for attending the 2017 Texas Oral Health Summit, November 9-11, 2017 at the Omni Colonnade Hotel in San Antonio, TX.

The online Summit and Course Evaluations will close midnight Friday, December 15, 2017. Please access your online evaluations here, so you may receive your Continuing Education credit and Certificate of Attendance.

Please visit the History page to view Summit speaker presentations.

Membership Update

In order to help sustain our Coalition and the important work we do, the Texas Oral Health Coalition Board of Directors voted June 10, 2017 to implement annual membership dues effective January 1, 2018. TxOHC wants members to feel invested and receive all of the benefits the Coalition has to offer. To find out more about membership categories and benefits, please visit txohc.org/membership.

Moving forward, the Coalition would like to establish focus groups to help provide and/or produce content for various communications. These modes of communications may include, articles or studies that interest you or that you have authored, issue briefs, infographics, white papers, blog or e-brief articles, etc.


The Texas Oral Health Coalition (TxOHC) promotes the advancement of oral health science and policy through the Texas Oral Health Summit and Policy Summit. Below are some of our current oral health initiatives.
  1. Expand perinatal oral health project
  2. Improve oral health for our senior population
  3. Reduce emergency department non-traumatic dental conditions visits
  4. Increase community water fluoridation
  5. Promote statewide oral health data repository
The Coalition also serves as an advocate for oral health in Texas. To access the latest TxOHC e-brief click here.


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Stay connected to coalition, oral health, and legislative news by reading our e-brief and following us on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest.Please visit the history page to access previous e-briefs, minutes, and Summit presentations.

TxOHC has partnered with AmazonSmile and Goodshop so you are able to donate while you shop. Learn more about these programs on our Support Page.


Many thanks to our 2017 Texas Oral Health Coalition Summit Sponsors !!!
 St. David's Foundation   DQ    
For a complete list of the 2017 Oral Health Summit Exhibitors please visit our Summit Exhibitors Page.

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