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About Project

Oral health education through effective and innovative BCC interventions can improve oral health literacy and play a leading role in public health preventive strategies, especially when imparted at an early receptive age. This trial aims to develop and test a Prenatal and Postnatal Maternal BCC intervention to improve the oral health of their newly born infants. The trial shall incorporate time-to-time maternal oral health counselling though psychological / oral health interventions and would timely assess the caries incidence of both nulliparous pregnant women and their babies, followed up to a period of 2 years.

Department & Campus

School of Dentistry, Health Sciences Campus, Kochi

Skillsets preferred from applicants

Mastery in Oral Health counselling and Preventive Care Dentistry


Prenatal care, Preventive Dentistry, Anticipatory Guidance
Dr. Balagopal Varma R.

Head of Department, Principal

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