Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental Working Group

“Helping Canadians to achieve and maintain optimal oral health”

© Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental Working Group

 The Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental Working Group is made up of the

Senior Dental Consultant, Dental Advisor or Dental Director of each of the provinces

and territories in Canada, as well as the Chief Dental Officer, Public Health Agency of

Canada and the Dental Consultant for the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch of

Health Canada.

The group is housed in the Non-Communicable Disease and Injury Prevention and Control Expert Group of the Pan-Canadian Public Health Network , reporting to the Network Council which is accountable to the Conference of F/P/T Deputy Ministers.

The Purpose of the FPTDWG

The purpose of the Federal/Provincial/Territorial Dental Working Group (FPTDWG) is to enhance the effectiveness of public dental programs in order to improve the oral health of Canadians. The FPTDWG members meet periodically to discuss issues of mutual concern and to work on projects of a national nature.

Welcome to the FPTDWG website

Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental Working Group

“Helping Canadians to achieve and

maintain optimal oral

health”

© Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental Working Group

 The Federal, Provincial and Territorial Dental

Working Group is made up of the Senior Dental

Consultant, Dental Advisor or Dental Director of

each of the provinces and territories in Canada, as

well as the Chief Dental Officer, Public Health

Agency of Canada and the Dental Consultant for

the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch of Health

Canada.

The group is housed in the Non-Communicable Disease and Injury Prevention and Control Expert Group of the Pan-Canadian Public Health Network , reporting to the Network Council which is accountable to the Conference of F/P/T Deputy Ministers.

The Purpose of the FPTDWG

The purpose of the Federal/Provincial/Territorial Dental Working Group (FPTDWG) is to enhance the effectiveness of public dental programs in order to improve the oral health of Canadians. The FPTDWG members meet periodically to discuss issues of mutual concern and to work on projects of a national nature.