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2014 IOH Conference - Join us in October!

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In 2014, Institute for Oral Health is exploring key influences on the future of the dental profession such as genomics, innovative models for integrating medical and dental care for total wellness, and new approaches for benefits to personalize health care based on social, economic, and risk factors. Learn more >

See our exciting lineup of Keynotes & Featured Guests!


Many thanks to Dr. Ron Inge

We offer our best wishes as we say goodbye to Institute for Oral Health co-founder and Executive Director, Dr. Ron Inge as he moves on to a new position. Dr. Inge helped bring the IOH to life in 2006, and has been a driving force in advancing innovation in oral health care through his work with IOH and as Dental Director at Washington Dental Service.

Our own Mary Young, RDH, MHA is now Executive Director. For over six years, Mary has guided the IOH as Director, working closely with healthcare experts nationwide to promote greater awareness and advancements in oral health care through our annual conferences, focus group research, and sponsorships.


Explore & Share on Innovation Central


Check out our online sharing resource —Innovation Central— spotlighting the latest advancements to improve oral health care. You'll find articles, videos, and whitepapers on advances shaping the future of dentistry.


We welcome you to share your innovative research and best practices. Contact us today!




New Horizons for Oral Health

Innovations Shaping the Future
of Dentistry

IOH Conference OCT 23-24, 2014 in Palm Springs, CA line