October 17 – 21, 2022 is LGBTQIA+ Oral Health Week. This event, organized by the American Institute of Dental Public Health, is aimed at promoting awareness of LGBTQIA+ people and their oral health to the broader dental and public health communities. It’s also designed to create community support, and offer resources, educational materials, and advocacy opportunities. Check out more information about this week at the AIDPH website.
Resources, such as a glossary of LGBTQIA+ terms for health care teams, a pronoun guide, and recorded workshops and webinars are also available at the AIDPH website.