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James F. Quilty, Jr.
Champions of Oral Health Award

The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) is pleased to announce that Dr. Vinod Miriyala, BDS, MPH, CAGS, DDS and the Hamilton Local School District (HLSD) have been selected to receive the 2016 James F. Quilty, Jr. Award for Champions of Oral Health. Dr. Miriyala was recognized for his significant role in establishing two dental clinics in Lawrence County where care can be provided to underserved children. HLSD administration and staff are recognized for their ongoing support of oral health surveillance and training.

» Medworks To Host Northeast Ohio's First Free Dental Clinic At The Cleveland Convention Center, June 23 & 24– May 19, 2017, PR News Wire

» Eastern Gateway Community College provides free dental work for children – April 6, 2017, WTOV9

»  New Ohio rule limits narcotic painkiller prescriptions to seven days – March 30, 2017, IndeOnline.com

» Career technical training can be for college-going students, too – March 28, 2017, CantonRep.com

» Program improves access to health care in Appalachian Ohio – March 17, 2017, The Columbus Dispatch

» FTC provides comments to Ohio Senate on proposed dental hygienist bill – March 17, 2017, Legal News Line

» Equitas Health Dayton Dental Clinic Hosts “Give Kids a Smile” Event – March 16, 2017, Outlook Ohio

» Free dental care day coming to Elyria in March – February 21, 2017, The Chronicle

» New OhioHealth primary-care coach adds to fleet of portable clinics in central Ohio – February 20, 2017, Columbus Dispatch

» Lake Erie College students partner with Big Brothers Big Sisters for oral health initiative – February 20, 2017, News Herald

» UC Blue Ash to Offer Free Dental Care to the Public – February 14, 2017, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash News Center

» Erie County Health Department hopes to bring dental services to Norwalk – December 21, 2016, Sandusky Register

» Ohio State's expanded dental school targeted for 2020 completion after $95M overhaul – December 14, 2016, Columbus Business First

» Dr. Carolyn Crowell, Avon, OH Pediatric Dentist, Honors National Dental Hygiene Month, Now Accepts New Patients with Tooth Decay – November 10, 2016, PR Web

» Ohio Dental Association Foundation awards CDHC scholarship – November 1, 2016, ADA News

» Van Wert Smiles dental clinic to mark first anniversary – October 18, 2016, The Van Wert Independent

» Ohio Dentists Learn To Dial Back Opioid Prescriptions – October 13, 2016, WOSU Public Media

» Program stresses dental health in local schools – October 13, 2016, The Athens News

» Dentistry from the Heart held Oct. 14 – October 4, 2016, Northwest Signal

» Laing installed as Ohio Dental Association president – October 3, 2016, Van Wert Times Bulletin

» Mouthguard tackles concussions: Findlay dentist honored for work – September 12, 2016, The Courier

» Oral Health Wellness program gets donation – August 30, 2016, The Vindicator, Vindy.com

» Akron Children’s Hospital opens dental clinic aimed at helping poor and special needs kids – August 3, 2016, Akron Beacon Journal

» Find out if you could lose your Ohio Medicaid coverage – July 28, 2016, 10TV

» Grant will expand dental clinic – July 27, 2016, Coshocton Tribune

» Fear is not the only factor: Finances also impede care – July 26, 2016, The Courier

» Hamilton, Franklin groups receive funds to expand dental services – June 24, 2016, Journal-News

» CFPC mini grants open the door to many opportunities – June 22, 2016, Perry County Tribune

» HHS awards $6,489,094 to health centers in Ohio to expand oral health services – June 17, 2016, The Jackson County Times-Journal

» Summit County Public Health takes dental care on road – June 9, 2016, Akron.com

» Dental care dismissed or ignored by many in Licking Co. – May 21, 2016, Newark Advocate

» Grant to let health district develop dental center – May 7, 2016, Sentinel-Tribune

» Coming soon: Inside the Grin – April 22, 2016, Cincinnati Museum Center

» Dental clinic puts teeth into care – April 22, 2016, Dayton Daily News

» Police searching for dental hygiene hoodlum – April 22, 2016, KRMG news

» Area dentist offering free care for veterans – April 21, 2016, NBC24 News

» Falls Family Care, ONE Health Ohio's sixth site, accepting patients – April 12, 2016, Vindy.com

» New dental clinic gets positive response – April 7, 2016, The Van Wert Independent

» 30 Cleveland Veterans to Receive Free Dental Work – April 5, 2016, Patch.com

» Delta Dental Foundation Supports Ohio Community Water Fluoridation Program into 2016, March 30, 2016, PRWeb

» Eastern Gateway Community College holding 'Give Kids a Smile' clinic – March 29, 2016, WTOV

» OSU Dental H.O.M.E. provides oral care to those in need – March 28, 2016, The Lantern

» Erie County offers free dental care to children – February 2, 2016, Sandusky Register

» Jackson grad Richards has new goal – February 1, 2016, CantonRep

» Children's Dental Clinic provides essential services – January 31, 2016, Cochocton Tribune

» Many older adults can't afford to see a dentist and suffer the consequences of poor oral health – January 31, 2016, The Columbus Dispatch

» Hubbard dentists to donate whitening proceeds to Down Syndrome organization – January 29, 2016, Benzinga

» Dedicated Mt. Gilead dentist retires after 40 years – January 19, 2016, Morrow County Sentinel

» Fairfield school-based health center opens – January 19, 2016, Interact for Health

» UC Blue Ash to Offer Free Dental Care to the Public – January 14, 2016, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College

» Case Western Reserve dental students, faculty deliver care to seniors from dentist's office on wheels – December 22, 2015, Crain's Cleveland Business

» New dental clinic [in Van Wert, OH] provides care for low-income residents – December 17, 2015 The Van Wert Independent

» HealthPath Foundation of Ohio Presents Community Connector Award to Nancy Carter – November 18, 2015

» Manchester school-based health center receives Health Path Foundation Funding – October 29, 2015 The Pike County News Watchman

» Mercy Health Foundation Mahoning Valley receives $864,000 grant – October 5, 2015 WFMJ

» Hispanic/Latino immigrants receive free dental care – September 23, 2015 Sidney Daily News

» Health Partners of Western Ohio Receives $302,332 Grant – September 16, 2015 Hometown Stations Lima

» Henry County Health Department Closing its Dental Services – September 16, 2015 Henry County Health Department

» MVHC opens dental clinic in Coshocton – August 29, 2015 Coschocton Tribute

» The Oscar of dental insurance? That's what Beam is shooting for – August 25, 2015 Modern Healthcare

» Concern about dental protection leads to Senate Athletic League football players receiving free custom mouth guard – August 24, 2015 Cleveland.com

» Ohio National Guard provides free medical care for citizens during GuardCare – August 14, 2015 Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System

» Preparing for school focus of Summit for Kids – August 13, 2015 Akron.com

» New state budget preserves expansion of Medicaid – July 9, 2015 Sandusky Register

» Case Western Reserve University's dental school receives $3 million gift – July 7, 2015 Cleveland.com

» Aspen Dental offers free care to vets on June 27 – June 24, 2015 Cleveland.com

» Ronald McDonald Dental Care mobile is coming to Jefferson on June 29-30 – June 6, 2015 Star Beacon, Ashtabula

» Brightside Academy partners with Toledo Public Schools for kindergarten readiness event – June 1, 2015 EINPresswire.com.

» WSU med school gets $2.8M for research – May 8, 2015 Dayton Business Journal

» Mobile dental clinic briefly fills gap in care for veterans – May 8, 2015 Columbus Dispatch

» Jaguar at Akron Zoo has dental procedure under anesthesia – April 15, 2015 Beacon Journal

» Mentor of the Year – April 14, 2015 RDH Magazine

» HealthPath Grantee Spotlight: Two Approaches to Addressing Workforce Development – March 30, 2015 The HealthPath Foundation of Ohio

» CAA dental clinic opens – March 17, 2015 Salem News

» 2015 Mentor of the Year: Ohio hygienist receives honor – February 23, 2015 Dentistry IQ

» Children offered free dental care – February 23, 2015 Times Leader

» Health is ladder out of poverty – February 20, 2015 Cincinnati Enquirer

» Summit County Public Health awarded grant for oral health – February 19, 2015 South Side News Leader

» Canton Head Start students get dental care advice – February 17, 2015 North Country Now

» OSU dental school reaches new milestone – February 16, 2015 ADA News

» Officials, local residents talk health care – February 10, 2015 Mansfield News Journal

» Third Street Family Health Services provides free care to children in need – February 10, 2015 Richland Source

» Madison South students get free dental care WMFD.com

From Third Street Family Health Services: Third Street Family Health Services has had this event at a different school each year for the past four years. On Friday, February 6 they provided free dental treatment via the Give Kids A Smile event and hosted a health fair with stations in dental, nutrition, reading, hand washing, and exercise education. On Friday, February 13 they continued Give Kids A Smile free dental treatment and will return to finish Feb. 20.

» More than 100 kids get free dental care at Choffin event – February 6, 2015 The Vindicator (Youngstown)

» PICCA [Pickaway County Community Action] to begin dental program Monday – January 31, 2015 Circleville Herald

»Fostoria dentist to give free exams – January 30, 2015 The Courier

» Free dental clinic looking to spread the word – January 13, 2015 Newark Advocate

» Dental hygiene program holds open house – November 19, 2014 limaohio.com

» Financial hurdles remain for dental care – November 15, 2014 Journal-News

» Increase in use of preventive dental care by Medicaid-enrolled, school-age U.S. children – November 3, 2014 Science Daily

» Mercy opens renovated and expanded emergency department – November 1, 2014 The Suburbanite

» New West Side school-based health center the largest in the region, will provide primary and dental care – October 28, 2014 Greater Cincinnati Health Watch

» $1.2 million in Obamacare funds awarded to local health centers for expanding medical services – September 15, 2014 Cleveland.com

» Dental care day – September 2, 2014 Morning Journal News (Lisbon)

» Jackets make arena place to save teeth, not get them knocked out – August 12, 2014 Fox Sports Ohio

» Ohio's oral health care crisis: Murali Lakireddy – August 9, 2014 Cleveland.com

» Dentists provide free dental services – August 9, 2014 WSAZ (Portsmouth)

» Agencies team up to provide dental care – July 29, 2014 La Prensa (Toledo)

» Dr. Murray schedules free day of dentistry Aug. 9 – July 27, 2014 The Portsmouth Daily Times

» Cleveland Indians host free dental care event for children at Progressive Field – July 24, 2014 Cleveland.com

»'Miles for Smiles' raises money for local dental care – July 19, 2014 NBC24.com (Toledo)

»Dentist invests in, inspires local community – July 9, 2014 The Suburbanite (Canton)

» Athens Dentist Re-elected Editor for the Academy of General Dentistry – July 7, 2014 AthensOhioToday.com

»3M Espe Dental Give Kids A Smile Program races to bring good dental health to Cincinnati, OH, and Williamstown, KY students– July 1, 2014 PaddockTalk.com

» Dentist crowned Ms. Ohio – June 25, 2014 Brazil Times (Brazil, Ind.)

» Hundreds turn out for medical and dental care – June 8, 2014 WYTV(Warren)

» Princess Run 5K bike ride for late fiancée June 7, 2014 CANTONREP.com

 

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