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Multi-award winning journalist joins Public Oral Health Innovations Conference

06 April 2018

We’re thrilled to announce that this year’s Public Oral Health Innovations Conference will be facilitated by ABC radio’s Dr Norman Swan.

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Enhance your learning with pre-conference workshops

28 March 2018

Get the most out of your Public Oral Health Innovations Conference experience with an engaging and inspiring pre-conference workshop.

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Closing the Gap in Indigenous oral health

15 March 2018

New data shows the dental decay gap between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal children is closing with the smallest gap in nine years.

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Top honour for DHSV CEO Dr Deborah Cole at AHRI Awards

07 December 2017

Dr Deborah Cole has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Lynda Gratton CEO Award at the Australian Human Resources Institute Awards.

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Public Oral Health Award winners headline annual celebration

01 December 2017

DHSV revealed the winners of the 2017 Public Oral Health Awards at their AGM at The Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne.

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Victorian-first study helping children fight tooth decay

23 October 2017

Study on silver diamine fluoride launched

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Nominate today for the 2017 Public Oral Health Awards

17 August 2017

Nominate someone who is helping to transform the face of Victoria's public oral health.

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Victoria’s Biggest Little Smile search officially underway

07 August 2017

Dental Health Week celebrations at Werribee Zoo

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Dentures on the decline for older Victorians

22 May 2017

More older individuals are now keeping their natural teeth with the number of dentures

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Get those little bunnies hopping to the dentist

10 April 2017

In the lead up to Easter DHSV is encouraging families to think twice about much how sugar they are consuming.

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