Resources

Use the resources below to learn more about conducting volunteer projects.

ADA Foundation

Official Web site: www.adafoundation.org
E-mail: adaf@ada.org
General volunteer inquiries: 800.621.8099 FREE ext. 2727 (within the United States)
312.440.2727 (outside the United States)


American Dental Association

Division of Global Affairs
Official Web site: www.ada.org
E-mail: international@ada.org
Volunteer information: http://www.ada.org/en/member-center/international-activities/for-us-dentists
General volunteer inquiries: 800.621.8099 ext. 2726 (within the United States)
312. 440.2726 (outside the United States)


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Official Web site: www.cdc.gov
Travel advisories and health information for specific destinations: www.cdc.gov/travel
General inquiries: 800.311.3435


Health Volunteers Overseas (HVO)

Official Web site: www.hvousa.org
Travel resources: www.hvousa.org/travel.cfm
Volunteer toolkit: www.hvousa.org/voltk.cfm
General inquiries: 202.296.0928
E-mail: info@hvousa.org


International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers (IAMAT)

Official Web site: www.iamat.org
E-mail:
info@iamat.org
General inquiries: 716.754.4883


Travelers Health Hotline

Automated voice line: 877.FYI TRIP
Fax line: 888.232.3299
Malaria case management hotline: 770.488.7788
Emergencies (after hours): 770.488.7100


U.S. Department of State (DOS) Bureau of Consular Affairs

Official Web site: travel.state.gov
DOS travel advisories: travel.state.gov/travel/warnings.html
Passport information: travel.state.gov/passport
Visa information: travel.state.gov/visa


Overseas Citizens Service Hotline

Within the United States: 888.407.4747
Overseas: 317.472.2328


U.S. Passport Agencies

Boston: 617.878.0900
Chicago: 312.341.6020
Honolulu: 808.522.8283
Houston: 713.751.0294
Los Angeles: 310.575.5700
Miami: 305.539.3600
New Orleans: 504.412.2600
New York: 212.206.3500
Norwalk: 203.299.5443
Philadelphia: 215.418.5937
San Francisco: 415.538.2700
Seattle: 206.808.5700
Washington, D.C.: 202.647.0518


More information on the primary oral health package

Google search keywords: Portable Dental Equipment, Dental Caries in Developing Countries


Web Content Edited by:
Division of Global Affairs
American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611-2678

Dr. Francis G. Serio
Professor and Chairman
Department of Periodontics and Preventive Sciences
University of Mississippi School of Dentistry
Jackson, Mississippi 39216-4505

Contributors
Helen McK. Cherrett, M.A. • Briana M. Fitzgerald, M.B.A. • Sally Hewett, D.D.S.
Martin H. Hobdell, B.D.S., Ph.D. • Freder Jaramillo, D.D.S., M.P.H., M.H.A.
Mikerlange Remplait, M.S. • Francis G. Serio, D.M.D., M.S., M.B.A.

 

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