Creating a Community-Academic Partnership to Improve the Oral Health of Waukesha County
Project Overview (PDF)
1st Funding Cycle Planning Award
Project Start Date: March 1, 2005
Project End Date: May 31, 2006
Award Amount: $24,883
Project Goal Statement: This project aims to evaluate existing oral health programs in Waukesha County and propose a viable delivery model for comprehensive dental care to low income, underinsured, Hispanic families. The project will complete a community assessment, conduct a comparative analysis of existing dental care models demonstrating best practices, develop a model of dental services and community-based prevention tailored to Waukesha County, create a business plan, and write grant applications.