The California Statewide Task Force on Oral Health for People with Disabilities and Aging Californians is designed to advocate for and expand access to affordable, quality oral health care for people with disabilities and older Americans. Faculty members Dr. Paul Glassman and Christine Miller received a grant from the State Council on Developmental Disabilities to establish the task force in 1999.
The goals of the Statewide Task Force on Oral Health for People with Disabilities and Aging Californians include:
The Statewide Task Force on Oral Health for People with Special Needs is open to all who have an interest in advocacy, health policy and collaboration on oral health projects for people with special needs and older adults. Attendees at past task force meetings include representatives from: