Dr. Jack started the week of September 19 in NYC during the UN General Assembly week to participate in the NYU/Henry Schein event â€œ Putting Teeth into Non-Communicable Diseaseâ€. The meeting featured the president of Tanzania who introduced oral diseases as part of the non-communicable disease policy at the General Assembly.
He also met with Dr. Julian Fischer from the FDI to discuss having ASDOHâ€™s Student Global Oral Health Leadership group participate in the World Health Professions Allianceâ€¦â€Health Improvement Cardâ€ project.
Mid-week Dr. Jack flew to the west coast to visit with post-Baccalaureate UOP/SFS pre-dental students to discuss ASDOH and the studentâ€™s plans of becoming dentists and possibly applying to ASDOH.
Dr. Jack culminated his busy week by attending the Board Meeting for the Center for Oral Health where he participated as a board member.