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The Washington State Dental Association strongly supports SB 5615. This legislation aims to re-invigorate Washington state's loan repayment program for dentists and physicians and encourages increased scholarship funding for dental students who desire to work in rural and underserved areas. SB 5615 is sponsored by Senator David Frockt (D-Seattle).
Last week, WSDA published the first six "Oral Health Facts of the Day" that have been sent to all legislators. Attached below are facts 7-12:
Throughout the month of February, the WSDA will be sending out daily dental facts to all Legislators about oral health and dental legislation in Washington state. The first six "Oral Health Facts of the Day" are included here.