In Košice on May 06, 2014 culminated the biggest preventive action in the area of oral health in Slovakia, in which took a part students of Dental Medicine from three slovak universities, included the Faculty of Medicine UPJŠ in Košice. Roadshow organized by the Slovak Dental Students Association with a motto TOGETHER FOR A HEALTHY AND BEAUTIFUL SMILE started on April 23, 2014 in Bratislava. During two weeks students visited 18 cities with idea „If patients do not come to the dentists, (future) dentists must go to the streets“ . People were informed how to take care about their oral hygiene.
The activity in Košice was supported by the Mayor of Košice MUDr. Richard Raši, PhD., MPH, the Vice-mayor MUDr. Renáta Lenártová, the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine UPJŠ in Košice Dr.h.c. Prof. MUDr. Leonard Siegfried, CSc., the Supreme Specialist of Ministry of Health SR for Dental Medicine and Head of the I. Department of Stomatology Prof. MUDr. Neda Markovská, CSc. and the Guarantee of the project and the Head of the Clinic of Stomatology and Maxillofacial Surgery Prof. MUDr. Andrej Jenča, CSc.