BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Dr. Floyd Buras Jr. of Metairie has been appointed to the Fluoridation Advisory Board.
The 14-member board helps water systems with at least 5,000 customers obtain funding for fluoridation of its system.
Buras is a pediatrician. He was nominated by the Louisiana State Medical Society.
The appointment was made by Gov. Bobby Jindal.