ECBP-18.1 Increase the inclusion of counseling for health promotion and disease prevention content in Doctor of Dental Surgery and/or Doctor of Dental Medicine granting colleges and schools of Dentistry

National Data Source
Annual Survey of Professional Dental Degree Programs; American Dental Association (ADA)
Changed Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch
Yes
Measure
percent 
Baseline (Year)
98.3 (2010)
Target
100
Target-Setting Method
Total coverage
Numerator
Number of responses to curriculum questions by US dental degree granting colleges and schools of Dentistry that answer “Yes” to question #1.
Denominator
All US dental degree granting colleges and schools of dentistry
Data Collection Frequency
Periodic
Comparable Healthy People 2010 Objective
Not applicable

Comments

Description of Changes Since the Healthy People 2020 Launch

New objective.