Nuestros Niños Award Application

Application Due: September 1, 2019
Case Study Due: October 1, 2019

  • Case Study must be on a Hispanic pediatric patient. Case study to include: full medical and dental history, restorative and periodontal charting, x-rays, models, all diagnostic tools used to develop the treatment plan, complete treatment plan, including oral hygiene recommendations and patient outcomes.

    All patient images, names, and identifiers must be blocked or deleted to mask the identity of the patient to comply with the HIPAA Privacy Act. If required, also submit consent release forms signed by the parent or patient prior to submission.

    The submission should include a written report with charts and images.

    Judging Criteria includes: 1) Thoroughness of dental evaluation and treatment plan 2) Consideration of cultural and socioeconomic factors 3) Preventive evaluation and recommendations 4) Patient outcomes

    Student must be a member of the HSDA Chapter at their school. Faculty advisor must by a professional member of the HDA.

    Winning students may be invited to have their case studies published on the Colgate Oral Health Network within the guidelines of ADA CERP and AGD PACE. Colgate Oral Health Network is a portal for continuing education and development used by dental professionals worldwide.

    I agree to the conditions as stated above. I understand that all decisions made by the panel of judges are final.

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY

Deadline for Application: September 1, 2019
Deadline for Final Case Study: October 1, 2019

Please submit application and final case study electronically to:
Nuestros Niños
Hispanic Dental Association
Jen Blake

For further information, please contact Jen Blake HDA Director at