Bulletin of Dental Education

UNC School of Dentistry Students Lead DEAH DAY of Service in the Community

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Dental students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry (UNC SOD) have established a new day of service to be conducted annually in honor and memory of the late Deah Barakat and Yusor Abu-Salha. Each year the school will cancel classes and clinics that day as students conduct community service work across The Triangle area.

University of Kentucky Celebrates 25 Years of Mobile Outreach Program

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Every child deserves to receive quality dental care. To help address the needs of Kentucky’s underserved children, UKCD operates a mobile outreach program. 

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.

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.

CODA Call for Nominations [December 2011]

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The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) is calling for nominations to fill vacancies for public members of its review committees. Public nominees should not have a formal or informal connection to dentistry, but they should have an interest in or knowledge of health-related accreditation issues.

ADEAGies Foundation Announces Call for Nominations for 2012 William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement [September 2011]

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Nominations will be accepted through November 1, 2011, for the 2012 William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement. Presented by the ADEAGies Foundation, the Gies Awards recognize exceptional contributions to and support of oral health and dental education around the world.

Last Call for Meetings in the Fall [September 2011]

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This is it: Registration closes September 12, 2011, for the ADEA BFACA Mid Year Meeting, and September 16, 2011 for the ADEA Fall 2011 Meetings.

Looking Ahead to ADEA Fall 2011 Meetings

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The Crowne Plaza Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas, will host the ADEA Fall 2011 Meetings, including the Fourth ADEA Summit on Advanced Dental Education, from October 20-22, 2011. This year's opening plenary on Thursday afternoon will be given by Dr. Milton Chen, Senior Fellow and Executive Director Emeritus of The George Lucas Edcuational Foundation (GLEF), promising a lively question-and-answer session on modern innovations in education.

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