Universitas Odontologica, the scientific journal of the Pontifical Xavierian University Dental School from Bogota, Colombia, in partnership with the Iberic-American Observatory of Oral Health Public Policies, is inviting the academic, scientific, and professional community to submit scholarly articles for the thematic dossier Oral Health Public Policies in Iberic-America, which will be included in its issue 80, volume 38, of January-June 2019.


The dossier expects to compile articles derived from analysis of oral health policies in specific population and territorial contexts, or to delve into some facet or theme of the development of national oral health policies, reports from countries in the region or comparative studies. We will also receive: a) texts derived from experiences and analysis of territorial oral health policies in Ibero-American countries, as well as, b) results of research or analysis in the field of oral health management and care-care models of health; c), of oral health articulations in public and social policies in national and local contexts; d) analysis of the political implications of socio-epidemiological contexts at national or regional levels. Finally, e) articles that are oriented to the analysis of the relationship between academia-services and oral health policies will also be accepted.



  • Call for manuscripts release: June 2018
  • Deadline to submit manuscripts: August 2018
  • Peer-reviewing and material preparation: August 15-September 30, 2018
  • Material to Javeriana U. Press: September 30, 2018
  • Prepublition with assigned doi: November 30, 2018
  • Publication: January 2019


Mariana Gabriel

Maristela Honório Cayetano

Melania González y Rivas

Universidade de São Paulo

Universidade Ibirapuera

Red Odontológica Comunitaria Internacional

Editora invitada

Editora invitada

Editora invitada




Marco Cornejo Ovalle

Gabriel Jaime Otálvaro

Jorge Enrique Delgado

Universidad de Chile

Universidad de Antioquia

Universidad de Pittsburgh

Editor invitado

Editor invitado

Editor general