A Future of Public Oral Health Workgroup

The projects and activities of the Workforce Workgroup are guided by the following goal and strategies from the Future of Public Oral Health recommendations:

Goal: The oral health workforce meets the needs of Virginians
Strategy 1 Support the current workforce to promote resilience and reduce burnout
Strategy 2 Maximize the existing workforce to ensure team-based, patient-centered care
Strategy 3 Invest in the future workforce

Workforce Workgroup Co-Chairs

Carlos Smith, DDS, MDiv, FACD

Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Associate Professor

VCU School of Dentistry

Sarah Raskin, PhD

Assistant Professor

VCU L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs

Join the Workforce Workgroup!

Email Ben Barber for more information and how to get involved.