ASDOH faculty helps Jamaica’s U Tech Dental School

Drs. Cliff Running, Michelle Gross-Panico, Jack Dillenberg, Bob Levine join Dr. Irving McKenzie, chief dental officer of Jamaica and Dean.
Drs. Cliff Running, Michelle Gross-Panico, Jack Dillenberg, Bob Levine join Dr. Irving McKenzie, chief dental officer of Jamaica and Dean.

Dr. Jack Dillenberg leads a group of ASDOH faculty to the University of Technology in Kingston, Jamaica. Over 40 years ago, he spent more than two years working as a Ministry of Health dentist  in the very rural Green Island Dental Clinic.

Dr. Jack Dillenberg and ASDOH faculty interact with University Tech students.
Dr. Jack Dillenberg and ASDOH faculty interact with UTech students.

During the week spent in Jamaica, the ASDOH team taught and interacted with many of the U Tech’s dental students and faculty. Specific presentation areas included orthodontics, lasers and public health including Text2Floss and PH2OH mobile apps.

Dr. Jack Dillenberg meets with Jamaican dental leaders to discuss potential Text2Floss collaboration.
Dr. Jack Dillenberg meets with Jamaican dental leaders to discuss potential Text2Floss collaboration.