Global Brigades: California State University East Bay Medical/Dental Chapter
25800 Carlos Bee Blvd, Hayward, CA 94542
Hayward, CA 94542
Telephone: Email First
Religious Affiliation: None
Mission: Medical and Dental Brigades at Californai State University, East Bay is a discipline of Global Brigades, the world's largest student-led global health and sustainable development organization. The CSUEB chapter systematically works with more than 300 other university groups around the world to deliver and implement one of nine skill-based programs that benefit more than 130,000 Honduran and Panamanian community members annually. Dental Brigades is a program within Global Brigades. Dental Brigades works with licensed dental professionals and community health workers to provide comprehensive health services in rural communities with limited access to health care. Our current focus is in Honduras, Ghana, Panama, and other Central American countries.
Program Type: Delivery of Care
Countries/Regions Served: Ghana, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Panama
Duration: 1 week to 8 days
Recruited Personnel: Dentists, Hygienists
Language Requirements: English
Accommodations: Food and Lodging
Materials Needed: Donation of toothpaste, toothpaste, sealants/composites/bond agents, instruments and any other types of donations are welcome.