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.
IPEC is pleased to announce the next Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Interprofessional Faculty
Development Institute taking place January 12-15, 2014.
The Dental Quality Alliance (DQA) is pleased to announce the availability of its 2013 Conference
Compendium: Improving Quality Through Measurement.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a major report on health disparities and
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) welcomes participants to the join the CDC’s Public
Health Grand Rounds.
Please join the California Dental Association (CDA) and ADEA at a conference on Interprofessional Education and Practice.
The Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations (JCNDE) is pleased to announce 13 Test Construction Committee (TCC) vacancies for the National Board Dental Examinations (NBDE), and six TCC vacancies for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination (NBDHE), for the 2015 calendar year.