Bulletin of Dental Education

Women in the Academy: Pitfalls and Promise

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Photo Recap: 2014 ADEA Fall Meetings

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The 2014 ADEA Fall Meetings, held October 23–25 in Fort Lauderdale, FL, featured engaging plenary speakers who touched on the importance of diversity and inclusion.

ADEA Can Assist Your Institution with Holistic Review

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ADEA offers many resources to assist institutions in implementing holistic review, including holistic review workshops.

Celebrating Diversity at the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry

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Each spring, the family at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry comes together for Bridge Builders, one of the most anticipated and festive events of the year.

Temple University Launches Project ENGAGE

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The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University, is launching Project ENGAGE, a $1.75 million initiative designed to improve children’s access to oral health care.

Apply for the Dental Pipeline Learning Institute 2013 Cohort

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For more than a decade, the dental education community’s Dental Pipeline effort has addressed limited access to oral care in underserved populations by recruiting and admitting dental students from underrepresented communities. ADEA, in partnership with the University of the Pacific

What Lies Ahead for Health Reform

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By Nicole Fauteux At this year’s 2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, Peter Damiano, D.D.S., Director of the Public Policy Center and Professor at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, discussed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

California Dental Pipeline Program II Evaluation Symposium: Outcomes and Implications

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Most rural areas in California have shortages of dentists, and the state has many low-income urban communities with concentrations of racial and ethnic minorities. In response, the California Pipeline Program Phase II was implemented to reduce the disparities in access to oral health care in California. ADEA was then charged in 2007 with leading a three-year evaluation of these efforts and “bridging the gap” between California and national policy issues.

Models of Interprofessional Curriculum in Dental Education

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At this ADEA Presidential Symposium, Dr. Sandra C. Andrieu presented three models of interprofessional education (IPE) curricula currently under way at three different dental schools. Faculty from the University of Florida, University of Minnesota, and Western University of Health Services presented their curriculum models and discussed the challenges and successes of each program.

University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine Hosts Inaugural Field Advocacy Workshop

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With the recent onslaught of congressional-enacted cuts to funds for the National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), Title VII Health Professions programs, student aid programs, and the elimination of Medicaid dental benefits for millions of low-income children, what better time to initiate grassroots action?

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