Kathleen Shurba is the Oral Health Outreach Coordinator in the Community Health and Wellness department at NATIVE HEALTH in Phoenix, AZ. Kathleen oversees the Oral Health Outreach program which provides dental screenings, fluoride varnish applications, oral health education and referrals to thousands of children throughout Maricopa county annually, focusing on Native American Indian/Alaskan, Latino/Hispanic and low-income children. Additionally, the program provides oral health education to pregnant women and community group.
Prior to coming to NATIVE HEALTH, Kathleen worked clinically in private, group and public health clinics and as a collegiate professor. She has been a member of the American Dental Hygienists Association since 1988.