About us

iADH are a group of people who are concerned about those with disabilities and disadvantages, working together with those in their community, professional society and social or service organization to improve the oral health and quality of life for persons with special needs.

IADH is actively advocating for better outcomes for oral health in people with disabilities and has memoranda of agreements with FDI, Special Olympics, Association for Dental Education in Europe and a number of scientific journals to promote inclusion of people with disabilities in research and publication of his quality scientific articles.

IADH has produced curricula to guide education and training in Special Care Dentistry at undergraduate and post Graduate Levels.  IADH has active research networks promoting multi-centre research and organises research competitions and scientific congress to provide a forum for researchers and clinicians to showcase their work.

There are many reasons to join the iADH either as an individual or via one of the national organisations who have enabled a group membership for their members to access all of the iadh benefits.  

Benefits to all members include reduced members rates for scientific conferences, international and local branch Meetings,  Research Prizes and Bursaries. The ability to be included for consideration in task forces, committees and networks taking forward IADH 

You can find out more about the work and activities of our caring professional iADH network by browsing this website. You can follow us on our friends facebook group to link with other members or on iADHNOW! to find out about news and events. If you don’t use social media then sign up on his website to receive news and updates about events related to iADH via our online newsletter or read our magazine to find out more about iADH activities around the world. Or maybe you prefer to watch our video…