Bulletin of Dental Education

Former Dean of the University of Washington SOD, Dr. Karl-Åke H. Omnell, Dies at 88

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Karl-Åke H. Omnell, D.D.S., Ph.D., former Dean of UW SOD, passed away at his home on Camano Island in Washington.

UCLA SOD Reflects on a Legacy of Research During its Golden Anniversary

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UCLA SOD celebrated its 50-year anniversary during the 2014–15 fiscal year. During that time, they have made major strides in education, research, patient care and public service.

UNC, Dental Foundation of North Carolina Establish Memorial Award for Slain Students

U-M School of Dentistry, Others Pioneer New Approach to Dental Care

UTHealth School of Dentistry in Houston Awarded $3.7 Million From NIDCR

Changing the Course at UCLA School Of Dentistry

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Recent shifts in treatment and care perspectives are leading dental schools to rethink their programs and curricula.

WVU SOD, West Virginia State University Establish Early Admission Program

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The purpose of the Dental Early Admission Program (DEAP) is to help facilitate predental students’ transition into the D.D.S. program at WVU SOD.

Register for the American Student Dental Association Annual Session 2015

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ASDA’s Annual Session, February 18–21 in Boston, brings together predental and dental students from across the U.S.

IPE Initiative at UW Emphasizes Health Care Collaboration

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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.

UAB Dentistry Cares Community Day Treats Over 350 People at Charitable Event

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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.

Registration Now Open for the Quality Improvement & Patient Safety Faculty IPEC Institute

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IPEC is pleased to announce the next Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Interprofessional Faculty Development Institute taking place January 12-15, 2014.

DQA Releases 2013 Conference Compendium as Educational Resource

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The Dental Quality Alliance (DQA) is pleased to announce the availability of its 2013 Conference Compendium: Improving Quality Through Measurement.

New CDC Report and JDR Study Focus on Gum Disease

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a major report on health disparities and inequalities.
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