Allied dental educators will learn about the accreditation process, prepare for accreditation site
visits and become familiar with the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) allied dental education standards and
Booths are going fast and only a limited number remain available.
The call for abstracts for poster and oral presentations is now open for the 5th American Dental
Education Association (ADEA) International Women’s Leadership Conference (ADEA IWLC), taking place September 14-16,
2014, in Barcelona, Spain.
A new article reports on the preference among dental students for digital microscopy (DM) over light
microscopy and the advantages of implementing DM into the dental school curriculum.
Don’t miss the next Interprofessional Education (IPE) Workshop, “Bringing IPE Home,” taking place April
24–25 in Chicago, IL.
ADEA and AAL present the Compass Program for Academic Advancement, a series of independent modules
designed to provide early- and mid-career faculty with guidance and understanding about skills critical to academic
A new upgrade to the ADEA Journal of Dental Education website allows users to download figures from
full-text articles as PowerPoint slides.
Assistant Surgeon General of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, William D. Bailey,
D.D.S., M.P.H., has been appointed by The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine (CU SDM) as the Endowed
Chair in Prevention of Early Childhood Caries.
Early last month, nearly 600 students in the University of Washington (UW) health sciences schools
formed teams and discussed the fictitious case of patient “Gregory,” a 31-year-old male seen in the UW Dental Urgent
Care Clinic for tooth pain.
More than 500 volunteers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry (UAB SOD),
the UAB School of Nursing, Cahaba Valley Health Care and other local dentists, health agencies and companies cared
for more than 350 people recently as part of the first UAB Dentistry Cares Community Day.
To expose future dentists to careers in research, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial
Research (NICDR) offers an outstanding summer training opportunity in its intramural research labs for dental
Journal of Dental Education, Volume 78, Number 1, January 2014
Don’t miss this opportunity to take advantage of ongoing learning from the 2013 ADEA Annual Session &