Organization Profile

Christian Dental Society (CDS)

P.O. Box 296
Sumner, IA 50674
United States

Contact: Tina Wendel
Telephone: 563.578.8887
Fax: 563.578.8887
Email: cdssent@netins.net

Website: www.christiandental.org
Religious Affiliation: Christianity

Mission: The Christian Dental Society serves Christian dental efforts on a national and international basis, working with churches, volunteer agencies, and service organizations to provide volunteers, equipment, and supplies.

Program Type: Delivery of Care

Program Name: Humanitarian dental care

Countries/Regions Served: Latin America and the Carribean, Belarus, China, Haiti, Jamaica, Nigeria, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Duration: 1 to 3 weeks

Recruited Personnel: Dental professionals

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Provided, ranges from hotel to native hut

Materials Needed: Dental materials, equipment, and supplies available from CDS

Program Type: Clinical Training

Program Name: Humanitarian dental care

Countries/Regions Served: Latin America and the Carribean, Belarus, China, Haiti, Jamaica, Nigeria, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Duration: 1 to 3 weeks

Recruited Personnel: Dental professionals

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Provided, ranges from hotel to native hut

Materials Needed: Dental materials, equipment, and supplies available from CDS

Program Type: Teaching

Program Name: Humanitarian dental care

Countries/Regions Served: Latin America and the Carribean, Belarus, China, Haiti, Jamaica, Nigeria, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Duration: 1 to 3 weeks

Recruited Personnel: Dental professionals

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Provided, ranges from hotel to native hut

Materials Needed: Dental materials, equipment, and supplies available from CDS

Program Type: Other (Procurement and/or distribution of materials, supplies, and equipment)

Program Name: Humanitarian dental care

Countries/Regions Served: Latin America and the Carribean, Belarus, China, Haiti, Jamaica, Nigeria, Philippines, Romania, Russian Federation, Ukraine, and Vietnam

Duration: 1 to 3 weeks

Recruited Personnel: Dental professionals

Language Requirements: None

Accommodations: Provided, ranges from hotel to native hut

Materials Needed: Dental materials, equipment, and supplies available from CDS