Section of Chief Dental Officers/Dental Public Health

The Section of Chief Dental Officers/Dental Public Health brings together Chief Dental Officers from around the world as well as researchers, educators, policymakers, practitioners and representatives of organizations engaged in dental public health.

Executive Board

Shlomo Paul Zusman portrait
Shlomo Paul Zusman
James C. Taylor portrait
James C. Taylor
Mitchell Lockhart portrait
Hiram Lockhart
Chng Chai Kiat portrait
Chng Chai Kiat
Sara Hurley
Sara Hurley
United Kingdom



Global Chief Dental Officers

FDI World Dental Congress 2020

WDC 20


Among other activities pertinent to Section members, there will be a CDO/DPH Section Business Meeting, a CDO/PHC Joint Forum, a WHO Global Oral Health Programme Meeting, an FDI/NCD Alliance/WHO Joint Session and World Oral Health Forum, and an ACFF Summit held during the FDI WDC 2020 in Shanghai. Invitation Letters to global CDOs and their respective Ministers are available below, as is a preliminary master schedule for CDOs and other Section Members. Members are invited to forward proposed Agenda items for the 2020 Section Business Meeting to our Secretary at

Past Meetings


FDI Global Surveys

Key International Publications

ACFF Policy Labs

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