Dr David Crum

4 October 2019, 11.10am

NZ Dental Professional Organisations: Prioritising equity in the oral health workforce

4 October 2019, 1.30pm

Dental are for low income adults


David Crum  ONZM

BDS, Dip Clin Dent, FICD, FADI, FPFA


David graduated from Otago in 1983, purchased a practice in 1987 in Avondale, West Auckland working in the private sector full time through to 2003. From 2001- 2003 he was President NZ Dental Association and from 2003 onward practiced part-time and has been CEO NZ Dental Association.

Recently he has managed the NZDA programme to develop policy ideas regarding better access to dental care for low income adults in New Zealand.

David an Honorary Life Member of the NZDA, Auckland Dental Association and Canterbury Dental Association was recently awarded Officer of the NZ Order of Merit in the 2019 New Zealand Royal New Year’s Honours.