DHPD | Improving the Oral Health of Pregnant Women, Children and Families

This course has been approved for 5.75 Units of Continuing Education Units for Community Health Workers and Representatives by the New Mexico Department of Health, and 6.25 Units of Continuing Medical Education Units. If you would like one of these certificates, you must complete the course evaluation by clicking on the “Evaluation” link at the bottom of the page and include your name and email address. PDF versions of the certificate will be sent to you as email attachments.

If you have trouble completing the evaluation or receiving a certificate, contact Lyn Wilson-King at LWilson-King@salud.unm.edu

Module 1: Oral Health Essentials (33 min)

Module 2: Oral Screening (29 min)

Module 3: Oral Health in Pregnancy (45 min)

Module 4: Oral Health Knowledge and Skills for Infants and Small Children (35 min)

Module 5: Planning and Making Changes For Good Family Oral Health (43 min)

Module 6: Advocacy for Oral Health for Mothers and Babies: System Access and Change (43 min)


The material on this page was developed with funding from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Grant Number H47MC28481. The Information, content and conclusions in this training are those of the authors and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.


Anthony Cahill, Ph.D.

DHPD Division Director