Bulletin of Dental Education

ADEAGies Foundation Now Accepting Nominations [October 2011]

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The ADEAGies Foundation is accepting nominations through November 1, 2011 for the 2012 William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation, and Achievement. The Gies Awards, named after dental education pioneer William J. Gies, Ph.D., recognize exceptional contributions to and support of oral health and dental education around the world.

Academic Dentistry Can’t Win If You Don’t Play

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Many educators, administrators, and students in the dental education community have outstanding achievements or demonstrate exceptional commitment—they simply have not yet been recognized. How will that happen? As the saying goes, you can’t win if you don’t play. Academic dentistry as a whole won’t gain the broader benefits of your work if no one knows about it. So now is the time to nominate for recognition through ADEA’s programs. Self nominations are encouraged.

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

Awards, Conferences and Meetings, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Involvement | Permanent link

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.

Advocacy: A Primer for Aspiring Student Leaders

Advocacy, Involvement, Leadership, Oral Health, Students | Permanent link

Opportunities for student leadership are not restricted to the dental school campus or local community. Students looking for ways to make an impact on public policy don’t have to wait until after graduation. Advocacy begins with a desire to help others through activities that can influence public policy and be accomplished on the local, state, and national levels of government.

Last Call for Meetings in the Fall [September 2011]

Conferences and Meetings, Finance, Involvement, Leadership, Oral Health | Permanent link

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

Conferences and Meetings, Curriculum, Involvement, Leadership | Permanent link

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.

Don’t Miss A Great Opportunity: Register Now for Upcoming ADEA Meetings [August 2011]

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The 2011 ADEA BFACA Mid-Year Meeting will be held at the Kabuki Hotel in San Francisco, California from October 13-16. This meeting is open to all of those interested in Business, Financial, and Clinic Administration (BFACA). Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from exciting keynote speakers, network with other professionals, and tour a local dental school (preregistration is required).

7th ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Class Completes Program

Allied, Conferences and Meetings, Involvement | Permanent link

In Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 19 new graduates of the ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program (ADEA ADFLDP) celebrated the accomplishments of the three-and-a-half-day, intensive educational event designed to heighten their connection to their profession, develop leadership skills, and elevate their standing in the allied dental education community.

Call for Nominations for ADEA Appointments - July 2011

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ADEA members nominating for appointments within the Association and to external groups and organizations have through midnight Eastern time Wednesday, July 6, to finalize and submit electronic applications.

Call for Nominations for ADEA President-elect [July 2011]

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All ADEA members are invited to nominate candidates for the Association’s 2012-13 President-elect. The ADEA Nominating Committee consists of the ADEA Immediate Past President, Dr. Sandra C. Andrieu, and the seven ADEA Vice Presidents.

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