Issue Background

COVID-19 Impact on Dental Schools

Dental schools are critical to oral health care across the country. Dental school clinics serve as a safety net by providing affordable, high-quality dental care to vulnerable and underserved communities—they registered more than 2.8 million patient visits in the 2019–20 academic year. Dental school clinics are a major source of oral health care, student education and training and employment in their local communities. Read the full report here.

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