Oral Health Care During Pregnancy and Early Childhood


At the conclusion of the presentation, the participants will be able to:

  1. Recognize the importance of oral health during pregnancy and in early childhood
  2. Describe the effect of maternal oral health on pregnancy outcomes and child's oral health
  3. Learn to incorporate oral health into prenatal care and learn to assess oral health as part of well child visits

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Participant Information

4. Are you Hispanic, Latino/a, or Spanish origin? * (One or more categories may be selected)
5. What is your race? * (One or more categories may be selected)

Program Evaluation

Using the rating scale, please rate the following.


Objectives/Learner's achievement of each objective
12. As a result of this educational activity, I am able to:


Presenter 1
13. Jayanth Kumar, DDS, MPH, Director, Oral Health Surveillance & Research, Bureau of Dental Health, NYSDOH, Associate Professor, School of Public Health, University at Albany

Presenter 2
14. Renee Samelson, MD, MPH, FACOG, Associate Clinical Professor, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Albany Medical College

Presenter 3
15. Burton L. Edelstein, DDS, MPH, FAAPD, Professor of Clinical Dentistry and Health Policy Management, Chair, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, Chairman, Children's Dental Health Project

Presenter 4
16. (Not applicable)

Presenter 5
17. (Not applicable)

Conflict of Interest

Outcomes of Education

23. Please list up to three specific barriers you have identified that will prevent you from incorporating what you have learned into practice.


24. Please list up to three specific strengths of this learning activity/offering.

25. Please list up to three specific areas to improve this learning activity/offering.

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(Not eligible for continuing education credits)