Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service

Dentist Professional Advisory Committee

U.S. Public Health Service - Dental Category

Welcome to the home of the Dental Category of the United States Public Health Service (USPHS). The USPHS is the major health component of the Federal Government and the world’s foremost authority on public health issues.

The USPHS is composed of approximately 6,000 Commissioned Corps Officers and 50,000 Civil Service employees. The USPHS Dental Category is comprised of over 600 Commissioned Corps and Civil Service dentists. As one of the seven Uniformed Services of the United States, the USPHS Commissioned Corps is a specialized career system designed to attract, develop, and retain health professionals who may be assigned to Federal, State or local agencies or international organizations to accomplish its mission.

Committed to the Mission of the Commissioned Corps of the USPHS:
Protecting, promoting, and advancing the health and safety of the Nation


Call for 2017 COA Co-Coordinators - deadline July 27th

Officers interested in serving as the Co-coordinator for Dental Category Day held at the USPHS Scientific and Training Symposium during June 4-8, 2017 in Chattanooga, TN should: (1) complete this application in its entirety; (2) submit their most recent Curriculum Vitae Summary Sheet in the new approved format; (3) obtain concurrence/support from their immediate supervisor; and (4) submit all information electronically (e-mail) to both CDR Vicky Ottmers, DePAC Chair, at and CAPT Shani Lewins, DePAC Vice-Chair, at by COB Wednesday, July 27, 2016.

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 17:33:00 EST

New eOPF Fax Cover Sheet

CCHQ is implementing a new eOPF Fax Cover Sheet that must be used when submitting documents.

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 01:50:00 EST

AIANCOAC Membership Self-Nomination (3 Year Term) - deadline August 1, 2016

AIANCOAC Membership Self-Nomination

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 01:49:00 EST

Access the Built-In Dental Directory - Instructions

Login the Dental Category webpage to access the Dental Directory.

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:49:00 EST

Page Last Modified on 7/7/2016

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