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Some thoughts from South Africa

Our intern in Cape Town, Frederick Lambert, shares some thoughts about how his experience in South Africa inspired him to embark on a career in community dentistry: ‘During my senior year at the College of William and Mary, I was on track to attend Princeton University for graduate study in organic chemistry; however, prior to [...]

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You did it! Congratulations to our Half-Marathon runners!

We are delighted to announce that Mary-Jane, Theo, James and Andrew all successfully completed the Reading Half-Marathon on 2nd March in aid of the Dental Wellness Trust. We are really proud of our runners and their great achievements.  There is still time to support the team by sponsoring them through JustGiving.    

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Welcome to our new intern in South Africa

We are very excited to welcome Frederick Lambert who will be joining us as an intern in South Africa.  Frederick will be supporting the development of our projects in Cape Town.   He will mainly be working on the supervised tooth brushing programme for school children in Khayelitsha, and our oral health care project for [...]

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Congratulations to Saul, Dental Student of the Year 2013!

We are so proud of our volunteer Saul Konviser for winning Dental Student of the Year 2013!  Saul’s entry was supported by his work in South Africa with the Dental Wellness Trust.   Saul has made a valuable contribution by leading the evaluation of the supervised tooth brushing programme in Khayelitsha.  He has also helped [...]

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