Bulletin of Dental Education

Laguna Honda Hospital Dental Clinic Opening Celebrates Partnership with Dugoni School

Community, Faculty, General, Policy, Students | Permanent link

Dental and medical professionals, political leaders, and university administrators gathered at the new campus of Laguna Honda Hospital and Rehabilitation Center in San Francisco on February 3 to celebrate the opening of its dental clinic. The event offered an opportunity for attendees to tour the hospital's new facilities, learn more about services provided to its 780 residents, and ask questions of hospital and dental clinic directors and staff.

A First-Hand Look at Medicine and Dentistry in China

Curriculum, Faculty, Learning, Students | Permanent link

The delegation of 16 included U.S. and Canadian dental and allied dental educators, private practitioners and their guests, and representatives from the U.S. Veterans Affairs dental service and Office of the Surgeon General of the U.S. Army. While in China, the delegation visited dental schools in Beijing, Xian, and Kunming and learned about curriculum structure, integration of biomedical sciences, traditional Chinese medicine, and clinical sciences.

Students and Deans, Coming Together

Conferences and meetings, Curriculum, Faculty, Learning, Recruitment and retention, Students | Permanent link

This year’s ADEA Deans’ Conference, held in Tucson, Arizona, was unique in that students were invited for the first time in its 46-year history. In fact, more deans and students from more schools attended this meeting than ever before.

Partnership Among Allied and Dental Educators and Local Practitioners Supports Innovative Education and Service Program in Florida

Access, Allied, Curriculum, Faculty, Learning, Oral health, Students | Permanent link

For the past year, the underserved populations of the Tampa Bay area have been the beneficiaries of a unique educational-service partnership among Hillsborough Community College (HCC), the University of Florida College of Dentistry (UFCD), and dentists in the community.

University of Nebraska College of Dentistry Goes the Distance to Deliver Dental Care

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For its Children’s Dental Day VI, June 4 and 5 of this year, dental and dental hygiene students, faculty, and staff traveled 400 miles on a seven-plus hour journey to take their free dental clinic to children in western Nebraska.

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