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Formerly the
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Eastern Shore Area Health Education Center

  • Project title: Eastern Shore Children’s Regional Oral Health Consortium (CROC)
  • Grant period: 05/01/2009 – 04/30/2011
  • Contact name: Jacob F. Frego, Executive Director
  • Location: Cambridge, Maryland
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  • Program Overview: This program developed a comprehensive dental center in Dorchester County, a regional hospital-based pediatric dental program for the six mid and lower shore counties, and a community-based outreach and education program. The goal of the program is to improve the availability of and access to preventative, restorative, and rehabilitative oral healthcare for low-income children on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.

Models Represented by this Program: