World Oral Health Day (WOHD) commemoration on 20th March 2015
Official commemoration was in Dar es Salaam. The commemoration included official speeches by the Regional Commissioner for Dar es Salaam, President of the Tanzania Dental Association, Chairman of the TDA Board of Trustees and representative of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare.
After the speeches, free oral health checkups, oral health education, oral hygiene instructions and distribution of tooth brushes and pastes to members of public who attended the climax of the commemoration were conducted.
A total of 425 people participated in the event with 85% of the attendees being given referrals for treatment in their closest dental facility.