Robert Schroth

Dr. Schroth is  an Associate Professor & Clinician-Scientist in the Department of Preventive Dental Science (Faculty of Dentistry) and the Department of Pediatrics & Child Health (Faculty of Medicine) at the University of Manitoba and a member of the Manitoba Institute of Child Health. He obtained his DMD in 1996 and has an MSc and PhD in Community Health Sciences. He presently holds a Manitoba Medical Service Foundation and Manitoba Health Research Council Clinical Research Professorship in Population Medicine at the University of Manitoba. Bob is a dental clinician scientist, practicing out of two inner city community-based dental clinics. His research focuses on the epidemiology of Early Childhood Caries in at-risk populations particularly among Aboriginal children. Some of his work has examined the role of prenatal factors, including vitamin D levels, on the oral health of infants and preschool children. He also co-facilitates an early childhood oral health promotion and ECC prevention project in Manitoba, Healthy Smile Happy Child, which includes an element of program evaluation and research.


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Videos by Dr. Robert Schroth:

Every child deserves a healthy smile, How poor dental health is hurting Canadian children

Interview with Dr. Robert Schroth:

How can we improve dental care in Canada?




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