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Community Engagement & Projects
Smiley Action Day 2019-2020
HKU Faculty of Dentistry has been in collaboration with the Project Concern Hong Kong to enhance the Hong Kong residents’ oral health, improve their oral health-related knowledge and increase their access to dental services by providing free dental check-up, simple treatment, individual counselling and oral health education. In total, 518 participants (331 adults and 187 children) received our services in the two events in Sham Shui Po and Kwun Tong. The project-evaluation indicates positive feedbacks from the participants – 82% of the participants believed the project was very helpful/ helpful for enhancing their oral health knowledge; 90% of them found it was helpful for raising awareness of their oral health status; and 95% of them were very satisfied/ satisfied with the event.
The project was supported by the HKU Knowledge Exchange Fund 2019/20. More details can be obtained from the Faculty External Relations and Knowledge Exchange Unit or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Faculty of Dentistry at The University of Hong Kong is the premier dental school in Southeast Asia and the only institution in Hong Kong that provides undergraduate and postgraduate dental degrees.