Harvard Lecture 2021

Richard Watt presented for the Harvard school of Medicine, Annual Lecture in Behavioural Medicine and Dentistry 2021.

6th April 2021
General discussion on the Lancet Commissions

19 April 2021:
Background and overview of the Lancet Commission on Oral Health


12th – 13th March 2020, Lancet Offices, London, UK.

The first meeting of the Commission provided an opportunity for the Commissioners to get to know one another, to understand the details of how Lancet Commissions operate and their potential impact, and to be briefed on the background context of global oral health. The two-day meeting principally focused on agreeing the main strategic priorities and core themes for the Commission and the formation of working groups to develop initial work plans for each agreed priority

13th – 15th July 2022, Wellcome Trust, London, UK.

The Second meeting of the Commission was aimed to bring the commissioners together in person after the restriction of the COVID-19 pandemic ease. The two-day meeting provided an update on broader oral health related policy agendas, discussed and highlighted the progress from the working groups, and planned ahead for the completion of the Commission Report.

3rd – 5th May 2023, Brocher Foundation and the WHO headquarters, Switzerland.