Bulletin of Dental Education

Final Call for the 2011 ADEA/AAL Institute for Teaching and Learning

Career, Conferences and Meetings, Faculty, Learning | Permanent link

The ADEA/AAL ITL is designed for new and junior educators, private practice dentists transitioning to academic careers, and more senior faculty who want to get reenergized with the latest teaching and learning strategies for the classroom and the clinic. The mission of the ADEA/AAL ITL is to help you succeed in academic dentistry.

Find More Modules Now in the ADEA Curriculum Resource Center

Career, CRC, Faculty, Learning, Research | Permanent link

The ADEA Curriculum Resource Center (ADEA CRC) now contains three modules: dental plaque biofilm, dentin hypersensitivity, and erosion. Coming soon is a fourth module, “Periodontal Diseases and Their Relationship with Overall Health.”

Represent Allied Dental Education in Your Association and Beyond

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Highly experienced allied dental educators, program directors, and practitioners, you are invited to engage in and lead the most critical issues at the junction of allied dental and higher education.

Call for Nominations for ADEA Appointments [June 2011]

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ADEA is pleased to announce the annual Open Call for Nominations for ADEA and other appointments. Each year ADEA has the opportunity to make appointments to a number of committees, commissions, and task forces within the organization, as well as similar appointments to external groups and organizations.

Dental Students Invited to Participate in FICRS-F Program

Career, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Learning | Permanent link

The John E. Fogarty International Center (FIC) is the National Institutes of Health (NIH) entity focused on global health research. Through its various programs, the FIC provides opportunities for investigators worldwide to engage in research related to global health.

Young Investigator Initiative Grant Mentoring Program

Career, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Learning | Permanent link

Musculoskeletal impairments like back pain and arthritis are a top reason for visits to physicians' offices. The United States Bone and Joint Decade/Initiative (USBJD/I) is now offering a program to encourage early-career basic and clinical investigators in academic careers.

2012 ADEA PASS Application Cycle Includes Multidimensional Applicant Assessment

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When the 2012 ADEA PASS application cycle opens on May 18, 2011, it will include a tool that provides a more complete picture of an applicant's potential for success in an advanced dental education program—beyond grades, test scores, and recommendation letters. The new tool (which has demonstrated validity and utility in predicting success in graduate-level programs) collects and shares information about an applicant's strengths through non-cognitive measures.

Call for Nominations for ADEA Appointments [May 2011]

Career, Leadership | Permanent link

ADEA is pleased to announce the annual Open Call for Nominations for ADEA and other appointments. Each year ADEA has the opportunity to make appointments to a number of committees, commissions, and task forces within the organization, as well as similar appointments to external groups and organizations.

Upcoming ADEA/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators Program: Advances in Educational Methods [May 2011]

Allied, Career, Leadership, Learning | Permanent link

After the success of January’s ADEA/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators online program, ADEA again is partnering with the Academy for Academic Leadership to present another ADEA/AAL IAHE distance learning program in June: Advances in Educational Methods for Allied Health Educators.

ADEA/FADEA: Working Together to Improve the Selection Process

Career, Recruitment and Retention, Students, Technology | Permanent link

The ADEA Future of Advanced Dental Education Admissions (ADEA/FADEA) Project focuses on offering guidance and tools to support program directors in the postdoctoral dental education admissions environment. An initial survey of 714 advanced education program directors gathered information on current admissions practices and perceptions of existing and possible new factors in the process.

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