–August 2018

KDHRC licenses oral health program for promotores training.

KDH Research & Communication (KDHRC) recently the sold licensing rights for the Dientes Fuertes, Vida Sana (DFVS) program to the South Texas Promotora Association (STPA). On October 6, 2018 STPA will be hosting their annual Get it D.O.N.E conference where they will offer the DFVS training to promotores de salud. Dientes Fuertes, Vida Sana is a culturally-competent training program that prepares promotores de salud to conduct outreach to Latino parents and guardians of children from birth to age 6. DFVS aims to improve parents’ dental health literacy and dental health system navigation skills to prevent primary tooth decay among Latino children.