News/Press 2008

Dec 2008
Some 40 people, the bulk of which were dentists, visited the dental clinic at the end of December 2008. The chairperson Kerstin Lundgren informed about the Oral Health Project and the oral hygienist described her work and also informed the audience what it is like to live in Khayelitsha.

Dec 2008
A new plaque has been placed at the wall close to the entrance to the dental clinic.

2008 Rotary plaque

Nov/Dec 2008
Kerstin Lundgren, chairperson and dentist, worked as a volunteer at the dental clinic during November and December 2008.

2008 kerstin

Jul/Aug 2008
Visiting dentists and dental students in July/August 2008

Apr 2008
The Swedish dentists Dr. Ingrid Karlsson Arndt, Ftv Kungshamn, och Dr. Mina Mehrpuor, Ftv Bergsjƶn, will travel to Khayelitsha outside Cape Town in August 2008 to work for 4 weeks at the dental clinic.

Apr 2008
Ms. Ntsiki Khau is employed half-time as oral hygienist at the dental clinic. Ntsiki lives in Khayelitsha and speaks Xhosa (in addition to English). Ntsiki has previously worked for two years as an oral hygienist at a private dental clinic.

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