Oral Health Initiative

Initiative News

MouthPower makes oral hygiene fun

It’s a whole lot easier to get excited about oral hygiene when you get to brandish an oversized toothbrush like a sword—ready to take on the evils of plaque buildup and banish cavities for life with a flourish.

Grantseeking Tips

Funding partnerships

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Local Funding Partnership program is looking for Alaska partners with a vision to improve the health of the people in their communities. Are we in?

Initiative News

Dental health model a career highlight

Program Officer Joel Neimeyer will soon be leaving the Foundation. In this post, he revisits a professional highlight: to have been the point person on Rasmuson Foundation’s investmentsin the dental health aide therapy workforce model.

Initiative News

350+ treated by visiting dentists

Important elements of Rasmuson Foundation’s rural oral health care strategy include (1) building sustainable resources that can provide primary oral care on a local basis; and (2) exposing dentists to rural Alaska in the hopes that some may choose to relocate and practice there.

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