Texas Oral Health Coalition

Are you looking for ways to improve oral health in Texas? 

The  Texas Oral Health Coalition, Inc. (TxOHC) is the primary organization in Texas that provides a nonpartisan forum which allows a diverse network of stakeholders to collaborate and create innovative and viable solutions to improve oral health for all Texans. Our members encourage collaboration to foster whole person health, eliminate oral disparities and address health inequalities for underserved populations. If you envision optimal health for all Texans, then we would like to invite you to apply for membership and partner with our Coalition.


Share your strategies with peers and learn innovative approaches from early adopters.

Lead your community toward equitable oral health with advocacy efforts.

Contribute your knowledge to publications and scientific resources.

Connect with other advocates through events and member-only opportunities.

Access support through professional development, advocacy training, and peer networking.

Stay connected to funding opportunity notices, webinars, workshop, and employment leads.

New membership categories below will go into effect January 1, 2021.

Make your voice heard.
Mobilize your community.


How to Become a Member:


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Associate or Student Member

Membership is open to any individual that agrees to the TxOHC Statement of Principles.

Membership has no dues and is ongoing until terminated by the individual or organization.

Students are required to be enrolled in Accredited Programs, Colleges or Universities.

Individual person

Active Member

An individual person at-large may join the coalition unaffiliated with any specific organization.

Active members can vote on coalition decisions including policy priorities, election of officers, and other coalition related decisions.

Active members have the opportunity to receive free or discounted dental continuing education credits through attendance of coalition events.

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Organizational Member

An organization, institution, or agency may support the coalition as an entity and designate one contact to represent the organization’s commitment to the coalition.

This person speaks and votes on behalf of his/her organization.

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Coalition Partners

Coalition Partners receive additional benefits beyond those of Organizational Members.

To become a Coalition Partner, please visit the Coalition Partner page.

Open to organizations, institutions, associations, coalitions, nonprofits, foundations, and corporations.

TxOHC Member Benefits  Associate or StudentActive
Annual DuesNo Fee $50/person$150.00/organization
Voting Privileges Xx
Leadership Opportunities X 
Volunteer opportunitiesXXX
Internship OpportunitiesXXX
Opportunity to Participate on TxOHC CommitteesXX
Opportunity to Participate on TxOHC Workgroups or Focus GroupsXXX
Participate in the Midwest Dental Equipment & Supply Collaborative Stakeholder Initiative.XXX
Networking Opportunities at Local, State and National LevelXXX
Receive Electronic CommunicationsXXX
Contribute Electronic Communications to Share with Network (TxOHC Listserv)XXX
Access Support for Professional Development (communications, fluoridation training, educational conferences, special programs, webinars, workshops)XXX
Opportunity to Write Articles for BlogXXX
Peer Support and CollaborationXX
Research and Development of Oral Health ResourcesXXX
Resource SharingXXX
Eligible for free or reduced cost dental continuing education credits through Coalition webinars XX
Eligible to attend TxOHC Annual Quarterly MeetingsXXX
Organizational logos will appear on website and various TxOHC publications as an organizational member  X
Discounted booth at Annual Texas Oral Health Conference or other TxOHC events.  X

For each merchandise or equipment order placed with Midwest Dental in excess of $500, your name will be added to a drawing for a free Hand Unit during the Texas Oral Health Coalition’s annual meeting. 

If you would like to take advantage of this opportunity:

  1. Join TxOHC as an individual member or Coalition partner.
  2. Call or email Customer Service Manager Kristin Gonzales, (800) 766-2025 to set up an account and reference you are a member of TXOHC.
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