TITLE

Possible Directions and Prospects for Dental Research in the 1980's John C. Greene Deputy Surgeon General, USPHS

PUB. DATE
November 1979
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Nov1979 Supplement 4, Vol. 58, p2188
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by John C. Greene, Deputy Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service, delivered at the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana, March 30, 1979, in which he presented a forecast of trends in dental research for the 1980's, focusing on issues such as the fluoridation of drinking water, the importance of preventative medicine, and the Health Planning and Resource Development Act.
ACCESSION #
36580890

 

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