Robert Lauf, DDS
Dentist at Goose River Dental Associates
We exist to improve dental health and quality of life for all North Dakotans.
As an organization we have dedicated ourselves to the the following core principles:
We are passionate about leveraging our dental and health expertise for the good of all North Dakotans. We will carry out all functions of the Foundation with passion that embodies our commitment and excitement to improve oral health for all North Dakotans
We discipline ourselves to focus resources where we can have the greatest impact on dental health.
We make investments in effective leaders and promising strategies to significantly improve health and quality of life.
We hold ourselves to the highest standards of measurement and evaluation of effectiveness with a continued focus on improving results over time.
We look to solve oral health problems with compassion and concern for human needs to prevent pain and suffering, particularly for patients that face barriers to care.
We seek ways to improve oral health that are innovative, but evidence-based, to solve problems in the most effective and efficient manner possible.
We carry out our mission with disciplined, consistent systems that reflect its dedication to excellence in everything it does.
We are dedicated to using its resources to improve oral health through grant processes that benefit a variety of oral health projects.
The North Dakota Dental Foundation is a Section 501 c 3 organization established September 22nd, 1986 to foster and promote dental health. The Foundation board is comprised of dental health professionals as well as members from outside the profession that have a passion for dental health. The North Dakota Dental Foundation offers grant and scholarship opportunities and in-kind services for programs that meet the core purpose of the NDDF. We do this by providing dental services to underserved populations, by promoting dental health initiatives, and by supporting dental profession careers within North Dakota educational institutions to enhance dental education and research. The focus is on supporting initiatives that create lasting improvement in the dental health and quality of life for all North Dakotans. Organization and initiatives that share our cultural standards will receive priority.
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