Bulletin of Dental Education

Registration Opens in November for ASDA Annual Session 2014

Announcements, Around the Dental Education Community, Conferences and Meetings | Permanent link
The American Student Dental Association (ASDA) will open registration for its Annual Session 2014 on November 15.

Register Today for Science and Dentistry in Action: Leading the Way towards Better Health

Around the Dental Education Community, Involvement, Learning | Permanent link
The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, the Delta Dental Plans Association and the Institute for Oral Health are joining forces to bring together top researchers and clinicians for a day of interactive learning and stimulating discussion of current areas of dental science and practice.

Join the NIH for the Transforming Diversity in Research Training

Around the Dental Education Community, Involvement | Permanent link
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Common Fund’s Enhancing the Diversity of the NIH-Funded Workforce program seeks innovative and transformative approaches to student engagement, training and mentoring.

New School of Dentistry White Coat Ceremony and Groundbreaking at University of Utah

Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
In August, the University of Utah (U of U) celebrated two historic events when it held the White Coat Ceremony for the inaugural class of its School of Dentistry and broke ground on the Ray and Tye Noorda Oral Health Sciences Building, which will house the dental program.

Two Grants Now Available from ADA Foundation

Around the Dental Education Community, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships | Permanent link
The ADA Foundation is now accepting applications for two grants of up to $5,000 to support dental student outreach programs.

ADAF, ADA and Colgate-Palmolive Company Honor Dr. Anthony Volpe

Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
The ADA Foundation (ADAF), the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Colgate-Palmolive Company announce a joint initiative to enhance the ADAF’s existing dental research laboratory in Gaithersburg, MD, and to support and encourage promising young researchers.

ATSU-MOSDOH Receives Initial Accreditation from CODA

Announcements, Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
At its August 2013 meeting, the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) adopted a resolution to grant initial accreditation to A.T. Still University Missouri School of Dentistry & Oral Health (ATSU-MOSDOH).

More Parents Report Healthy Tooth Brushing Habits After First Year of Ad Council Children’s Oral Health Campaign

Announcements, Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
On the one-year anniversary of their Kids’ Healthy Mouths campaign, the Ad Council and the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives are pleased to announce results from a new study that demonstrate substantial progress in the effort to improve children’s oral health habits.

CDC Funds 21 States to Strengthen Oral Disease Prevention Programs

Announcements, Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced that 21 states have received a total of $6.2 million in grant awards designed to improve the oral health of state residents.

DQA Request for Proposals: Validation Testing of Proposed Pediatric Measures

Announcements, Around the Dental Education Community | Permanent link
The Dental Quality Alliance is seeking proposals to test the validity, reliability and feasibility of three new measures for the pediatric population.
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