Bulletin of Dental Education

Learn About the Dental Safety Net with Newest Leading Conversations Webinar

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Join us October 27, noon–1:00 p.m. Eastern Time for The Dental Safety Net and Access to Oral Health, the fourth webinar in the ADEA Policy Center's Leading Conversations webinar series.

University of Manitoba Bridges Gap between Medicine and Dentistry at Oral-Systemic Health Day

Around the Dental Education Community, Oral Health | Permanent link

The University of Manitoba held the first ever Oral-Systemic Health Day on February 7, bringing together dentists, dental hygienists, physicians, nurses and other non-dental health care providers (HCPs) to learn collaborative clinical practice techniques for optimal patient care.

Dr. Gobetti's Clinical Oral Pathology Images Become Key Tool in Dental Education at University of Michigan

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Even though he retired seven years ago, Jack Gobetti, D.D.S., M.S., wants his lifetime of teaching and patient care to benefit students well into the future.

New Oral Health Care for Older Adults Module Available in ADEA CRC

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The ADEA Curriculum Resource Center (ADEA CRC) presents its latest module: Oral Health Care for Older Adults.

Oral Health Care for Older Adults Module Debuts in ADEA Curriculum Resource Center

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The ADEA Curriculum Resource Center (ADEA CRC) presents its latest module: Oral Health Care for Older Adults. Oral health is an important but often overlooked aspect of an older adult’s general health.

IOM Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education

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The Institute of Medicine has announced that the IOM Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education is holding its second 2-day public workshop on November 29-30, 2012. The workshop, “Educating for Practice: Learning How to Improve Health from Interprofessional Models across the Continuum of Education to Practice," will continue the dialogue on linking interprofessional education and practice that started at the global forum's August 2012 workshop.

Launch of Children’s Oral Health Campaign Announced; ADEA is Partner in Collaboration

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ADEA is a partner in a major national public awareness advertising campaign focusing on children’s oral health that launched today. The Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives, a coalition of more than 35 leading dental organizations including ADEA, partnered with the Ad Council to launch the first joint public service campaign to address children's oral health.

Updated Recommendations on the Prevention of Hepatitis B Virus Transmission

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recently approved new management of hepatitis B virus-infected (HBV-infected) health care workers and students, including dental health care professionals. The publication, “Updated CDC Recommendations for the Management of Hepatitis B Virus-Infected Health-Care Providers and Students,” published on July 5 in Morbidity and Mortality Recommendations and Reports, updated and replaced the 1991 CDC recommendations for preventing transmission of HBV to patients during the provision of exposure-prone invasive procedures.

Are Social Entrepreneurship and Interprofessional Education the Answer?

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Last year's point/counterpoint format was so enthusiastically received that ADEA decided to reprise it for this year’s ADEA President's Symposium as a session on social injustice in oral health care.

Dentistry in the News - April 2012

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A major national public awareness advertising campaign about oral health will start this summer. The Dental Trade Alliance, along with 35 other groups in the dental community including the American Dental Education Association (ADEA), formed the Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives and partnered with The Ad Council to produce this campaign.  

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