WOHD24 School-based community project at Thusong Primary School

School visit

On the 19 March 2024 the South African Dental Association in collaboration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA), Gauteng Department of Health and Dental Institutions celebrated World Oral Health Day (WOHD). Dental students from the University were part of the project. These students will comprise of Bachelor of Dental Surgery, Bachelor of Oral Hygiene, and Bachelor of Dental therapy students.

The events will be a school-based community project at a primary school in Kagiso, Mogale City.  The following oral health services were provided.

  1. Oral health education/awareness
  2. Dental screening
  3. Emergency Oral health care
  4. Fissure sealant programme.

Name of association/organization
South African Dental Association
Name of activity(ies)
#WOHD24 school-based community project at Thusong Primary School
Type of activity(ies)
School visit

-26.16893, 27.7989145

Number of activity(ies)
Number of participants (in activities)
Activity Audiovisuals
Activity date(s)
19 March, 2024




11796 Tlou Avenue
South Africa

Thusong Primary School, Kagiso, Mogale City