Oral Health Summit

  • August 10, 2019
  • Time: 9:00 AM
  • Location: 1290 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120



Saturday, August 10, 2019
Whittier Street Health Center | 1290 Tremont Street
Community Education Room, 2nd Floor

Lectures and Information Sessions

  • “Oral Health & Cardiovascular Disease”
    • Debashree Saxena, BDS, DSc, CAGS
      Whittier Street Health Center
  • “HPV and Oropharyngeal Cancer Prevention”
    • Alessandro Villa, DDS, PhD, MPH Division of Oral Medicine and Dentistry, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard School of Dental Medicine
  • “Tobacco Cessation and Lung Cancer Screening”
    • Christopher S. Lathan, MD, MS, MPH and Laura Garber, PA-C Cancer Care Equity Program, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Sponsored by: 

  • Whittier Street Health Center Dental Department
  • Dana-Farber Community Cancer Care

A note about Whittier and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in our area, we ask all clients and patients to call ahead before coming to any of our sites. We are working to take care of most clients/patients via phone/video encounter so we can meet your ongoing healthcare needs. This is for your safety and so we can provide the highest quality of care to you while following CDC guidance for COVID-19. Please call 617-427-1000 for any questions or concerns.

Whittier will provide COVID-19 testing from 10 am to 4 pm on Monday to Friday. Following CDC guidance, we recommend testing if you have a fever AND one of the following three symptoms: cough OR shortness of breath OR sore throat. Please bring your picture identification and your insurance card (if you have insurance).