Bulletin of Dental Education

Making It Happen in a Bold New World: Meeting of ADEA Sections on Business and Financial Administration and Clinic Administration

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Registration is now open for the 2011 ADEA BFACA Mid Year Meeting, which takes place October 13-16 in San Francisco, California.

Submit an Event to the Dental Education Community Calendar

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All academic dental institutions and organizations are invited to submit events to the Bulletin of Dental Education Online community calendar. Take a look – what’s missing? Let us all know about your upcoming event!

Call for Nominations for ADEA President-elect [June 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.

Dental, Advanced Dental and Allied Dental Students, Residents, and Fellows - Legislative Internship Available for 2012

Community, General, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Involvement, Policy | Permanent link

For the first time the American Dental Education Association, generously supported by Sunstar Americas, Inc., a longstanding ADEA Corporate Member, has established the ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc. Student Legislative Internship, an opportunity for dental and allied dental students to gain experience in public policy formulation and advocacy on behalf of academic dentistry.

Allied Dental Education Program Directors and Educators, This One’s for You

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The June 2011 issue of the Bulletin of Dental Education Online will focus on allied dental education. This is your opportunity to share information and put a spotlight on allied dental education.

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

Involvement | Permanent link

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.

Congressman Simpson Gives Insider Look at Advocacy Methods

General, Involvement, Oral Health, Policy | Permanent link

U.S. Representative Michael K. “Mike” Simpson, one of two dentists in the U.S. Congress, addressed attendees at the 2011 AADR-ADEA Deans’ Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill on Monday, April 4. He provided an insider's perspective from the vantage point of a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee.

Students Learn Nuts and Bolts at 2011 National Dental Student Lobby Day

General, Involvement, Leadership, Policy | Permanent link

Over 300 dental students from across the United States descended on Washington, D.C., on March 28 and 29 for the 2011 National Dental Student Lobby Day co-sponsored by the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) and ADEA. The schedule was tightly packed with several informative topics, including a refresher on how exactly Congress works and why understanding advocacy is important within the realm of oral health care.

2011 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition Plenaries Inform Members, Generate New Thinking

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The ADEA Opening Plenary featured Frans Johansson, M.B.A., author of The Medici Effect: Breakthrough Insights at the Intersection of Ideas, Concepts and Culture. A founder of both a medical device company and a software company, Mr. Johansson explores how innovation happens when people look beyond their expertise and put resources together in new combinations. Mr. Johansson began his plenary session by posing the following question and answer to an audience of over 1,000 people: “How do we create groundbreaking ideas? By combining widely different ideas.”

2011 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition Summary

Conferences and Meetings, Involvement, Learning | Permanent link

Over 2,300 members attended the 2011 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in San Diego, California. With many sessions and programs revolving around this year's theme of Interprofessional Education: Teaching and Learning Together for Better Health, there was something for everyone in attendance.

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