Bulletin of Dental Education

August 2010 Transitions

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People on the Move

Special Fiscal Year 2011 Coverage

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Though signs of economic recovery are slowing emerging in some sectors, academic dental institutions across the United States and Canada are still dealing with the repercussions of the financial meltdown. Some institutions have seen slight improvements in endowments and investments, but this number is dwarfed by the institutions affected by cuts to funding.

Community Outreach Sees Success at Dugoni School of Dentistry

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The University of Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry continues to reach out to the San Francisco community. This past May saw two successful events: the Student Community Outreach for Public Education's (SCOPE) Senior Smiles Health Fair, and the Kids in the Klinic Endowment Vino de Mayo wine auction and dinner.

Crisis in California: Keeping Priorities Straight

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While schools across the country face tough economic times, the situation has been particularly challenging at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Dentistry. The state of California is facing unprecedented funding shortages, and s a state school, UCSF feels the impact through reduced direct support and the elimination of state programs.

Dr. Simmon's Elective Has Staying Power Within the Community

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The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHSCH) Dental Branch offers a one-semester elective officially named "Safety Net Dental Clinic." Students work one Saturday morning a month at the San Jose Clinic, where the patients are usually children and always have one thing in common: no health insurance, not even Medicaid.

Two New Dental Schools Become ADEA Institutional Members(1)

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On July 1, 2010, University of Southern Nevada College of Dental Medicine and Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine (Downers Grove, Illinois) officially became ADEA Member Institutions.

Around the Dental Education Community-July 2011

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The Latest Updates from the Dental Education Community

July 2010 Kudos

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The Hedwig van Ameringen Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) Program for Women at Drexel University College of Medicine has selected three ADEA members as part of the 2010-11 class.

July 2010 Transitions

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Dugoni Faculty and Students Participate in International Mission Trips

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In a change of scene from their busy lives as dental school students and educators, representatives from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry spent their spring break volunteering overseas. At sites in the Dominican Republic, Chile, and Fiji, 49 students, six faculty, and two alumni provided dental treatment to local residents during the last week of March.
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