Dental Health

How to Join

Any member of NCPHA is eligible to join the Dental Health Section. Section dues are $5.00 per year and can be paid when you join/renew membership in NCPHA.


The purpose of the Dental Health Section of the NCPHA shall be to bring together all persons interested in Dental Public Health including official agencies, volunteer agencies, schools, colleges, etc., for the purpose of fostering and stimulating:

  • Greater opportunities for cooperation with all health personnel;
  • The promotion of joint planning among all agencies and organizations concerned with Dental Public Health and;
  • A better understanding, integration and promotion of dental health for all people.


Cabarrus Health Alliance Dental Clinic Members Wearing Their
100 Years of Dental Public Health in NC T-Shirts!

Leadership Hierarchy for 2023-2024

Heather Edly
Foundation for Health Leadership and Innovation

Virginia Jones
Village Family Dental

Fall Educational Conference Planning Committee Representative:
Jim Harris
Durham County Department of Public Health

Dental Health Section Resources

Dental Section Bylaws



2019 Fall Educational Conference, Greensboro
Ernest A. Branch Award Winner Kelly Close