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Launch of children’s oral health improvement programme board

A new programme board aims to make sure every child grows up free from tooth decay as part of having the best start in life.

Chaired and led by Dr Jenny Godson who leads on oral health improvement at Public Health England (PHE), the children’s oral health improvement programme board (COHIPB) brings together stakeholder organisations that all have key leadership roles for children and young people, including NHS England, the LGA, the British Dental Association, and the Institute of Health Visiting.

The board’s ambition is that “every child grows up free from tooth decay as part of every child having the best start in life”. More.....