Bulletin of Dental Education

WVU SOD, West Virginia State University Establish Early Admission Program

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The purpose of the Dental Early Admission Program (DEAP) is to help facilitate predental students’ transition into the D.D.S. program at WVU SOD.

Nominate an Individual or Organization for Exceptional Contributions to Oral Health and Dental Education

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The William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement (The Gies Awards) are the preeminent recognition of individuals or organizations for exceptional contributions to oral health and dental education, research and leadership.

2014 ADEA/AADR Advocacy Day

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This one-day event has been designed to provide the dental education and dental and craniofacial research communities an opportunity to advocate before Congress in support of our issues.

NBDE Test Construction Committee Vacancy Announcement

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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.

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

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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

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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.

Call for Nominations for ADEA Chair-elect of the Board [June 2013]

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ADEA members are invited to nominate candidates for the Association’s 2014 15 Chair elect of the Board. The ADEA Nominating Committee consists of the ADEA Immediate Past Chair Dr. Gerald N. Glickman, and the seven ADEA Board Directors. The nominations

Engaging Other Professions in the Fight Against Dental Disease

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By Nicole Fauteux Twelve years ago, when Tracy Garland was running the Washington Dental Service Foundation, she met with the head of the state dental association to inform him about an effort to reach out to organized medicine. His advice

Around the Dental Education Community - March 2013

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Annual Dental Camp Enables Young Students to Explore Careers in Dentistry One Saturday in February, the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry hosted Dental Camp, a free annual event geared toward middle and high school students

ADA Seeking Faculty Volunteers for Developing Tanzanian Curriculum

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The American Dental Association (ADA), in cooperation with Health Volunteers Overseas, is assisting dental faculty at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, in developing programs to provide chair-side instruction and lectures to undergraduate and advanced dental education students, as well as continuing education for the faculty.

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