A COHO (Community Oral Health Officer) is a man or woman who completed a basic education Dentistry. These COHO’s are working in the DDC clinics in Ukunda and Lunga Lunga. But also the work together with the teams at primary schools. De COHO strenghtens our team by conducting treatments independently, give prevention lessions to the children, help us with translating and to give us knowlegde about the african culture and habits. The COHO will gain experience witch he/she can use for further activities.
Video from COHO Winston, Working in the clinic in Lunga Lunga.
Video from Veronica, COHO in the clinic in Ukunda.
Video Francesca, working as a dental assistant in the Ukunda clinic.