Portuguese Dentist elected governor of ICD

Maria João Rodrigues, dentist and associate professor at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra, was elected governor of the International College of Dentists (ICD) by Portugal.

Read more... January 21, 2019
Dental medicine

10 years of dental cheques: the opinion of Mexia de Almeida

In an article published in the Health Policy, “Ten years since the 2008 introduction of dental vouchers in the Portuguese NHS”, the authors – Jorge Simões and collaborators – present the impact of access to dental treatments provided by the introduction of the dental-cheque in 2008.

Read more... December 15, 2018
Dental medicine

Together for a career at the National Health System

Portugal’s new State Secretary of Health, Raquel Duarte, reaffirmed the government’s commitment with dental medicine, ensuring that “there is a huge effort in maintaining the population’s oral health care within the National Health System context”.

Read more... November 28, 2018
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