Tag: oral health

The Story of N Equals One!

July 21, 2016

by Pujitha Siddani I have always been a firm believer in education being the key to success and a good life. This belief stems from my parents’ experiences and values. I consider myself very fortunate for having received a quality education and the numerous opportunities that came along with it. As a woman from a […]

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Esteemed Board Member Dr. Hal Slavkin to Receive Prestigious ADEA/Gies Award

December 4, 2015

Dr. Hal Slavkin, The L.A. Trust Board member and secretary has been selected by the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) to receive a 2016 Gies Award recognizing individuals and organizations that exemplify the highest standards in oral health, dental education, research, and leadership.

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The L.A. Trust Welcomes the Tooth Fairy

October 15, 2015

The L.A. Trust Welcomed the Tooth Fairy and Friends to Exposition Park on Sunday, October 11 from 10am – 2pm.

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Two Jefferson HS Seniors Spread Oral Health Info to LAUSD Grade Schoolers

May 29, 2015

As part of their being awarded $1,000 scholarships from the National Children’s Oral Health Foundation and the National Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, two Jefferson High School seniors (and, ahem, L.A. Trust Advisory Board members), Mayra Velasquez and Elizabeth Dominguez, presented to 10 LAUSD elementary school classrooms on proper brushing and flossing techniques, teeth friendly foods, and the importance of oral health care and oral hygiene! Toothbrushes and coloring books for all involved made it a slam dunk with the students! To see photos from several of the presentations, click here. Beautiful job, ladies! Special thanks to Healthy Start Coordinator, Miriam Villasenor!

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Student Health = Student Success