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Save the Date for UMMC Dental Mission Week and Give Kids a Smile Day

Bright Smiles, Brighter Futures

"A Healthier Mississippi, One Smile at a Time"

The School of Dentistry at UMMC is excited about hosting the fourth annual UMMC Dental Mission Week, Feb. 3-7, 2020, in combination with Give Kids a Smile Day on Feb. 7, 2020, and Veterans Day on Feb. 5, 2020. This event seeks to raise awareness concerning issues related to access to dental care for the underserved in Mississippi in addition to providing dental care to this vulnerable population. The UMMC School of Dentistry will provide a full week of free dental treatment for underserved adults and children. The School of Dentistry estimates administering dental treatment and pain relief to over 1,500 adults/children in our underserved community.
For more information or if you would like to volunteer for this event, email Melody Longino or call (601) 984-6184.