Online Program

Community empowerment and effective prevention programs in Indonesia: Best practices

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 : 1:10 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Dr Irene Adyatmaka, DDS, PhD, Center for Health Admin and policy studies, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
This presentation will outline the new approach on school oral health program, which highlight the role of community empowerment. The approach has been adopted as national policy by the Indonesian Ministry of Health.

Learning Areas:

Advocacy for health and health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs

Learning Objectives:
Demonstrate successful empowerment strategies in oral health for school community

Presenting author's disclosure statement:

Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been working in school oral health services for 17 years and focusing on community empowerment which enhances 3 strategies for caries prevention. I finished my dissertation with output of a motivational interviewing software, Irene's Donut, which has been adopted as National Policy by MOH.
Any relevant financial relationships? No

I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.