The ADRP Press, Awards, and Reports

  • Letter from Dr. James Rolfe on event for 11-10-12 view

  • Evening in Kabul 8-25-2012 view

  • Questions for ADRP, Dr. James Rolfe view

  • “Shining World Compassion Award” view

  • American Dental Association 2010, "It was the right thing to do" view

  • National Awards for Citizen Diplomacy 2010, " Dr. James Rolfe" view

  • Dental Tribune 2010, "Dental diplomat brings relief to Afghanistan"view

  • Pacific Review Summer 2010, "Dentistry In a Box" view

  • The dental Assistant Journal 2009, "A matter of Conscience" view

  • America´s Muslim Family Spring 2008 " Dr. Rolfe´s Mission impossible"view

  • Santa Barbara News-Press 2006, " A reason to smile"view

  • Santa Barbara News-Press 2006, "Dentist on a Mission undaunted by Afghan Red tape" view

  • Ventura County Star 2006, " Following his conscience to Kabul"view

  • Los Angeles Times 2006, "Dentist is filling a big need in Afghanistan" view

  • Los Angeles Times 2006, "Where taliban rules again" view

  • Home page message 8-1-15 Click Here

  • Zeba Magazine "Show me your best smile"view

  • Santa Barbara News-Press 2003, "Santa Barbara Dentist to do his drilling in Afghanistan" view

  • Los Angeles Times 2004, "Dentist Sinks his teeth into relief"view

  • Santa Barbara News-Press 2004, "Dentist few, far between in country" view

  • Santa Barbara News-Press 2005, "Steel box being transformed into dental clinic"view

  • USA Today 2005, " In frigid Kabul they await help" view

  • Redwood Times 2005, "Diesel dentist coming to Garberville and Afghanistan" view

  • Santa Barbara Independent 2006, " Afghans´ dental disaster"view

  • Ventura County Star 2006, "Holding Out Hope" view

  • VCReporter 2006, "Self Guided Mission"view

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The ADRP Giving Back

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Why It Matters

Afghanistan Dental Facts


Average Afghan life expectancy


Dentists in our clinic


Number of dental assistant graduates


Number of people we've helped