Bulletin of Dental Education

2016 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Fair—Last Chance to Register!

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ADEA Leadership Institute Welcomes 2016–17 Fellows

ADEA/FADEA: Working Together to Improve the Selection Process

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The ADEA Future of Advanced Dental Education Admissions (ADEA/FADEA) Project focuses on offering guidance and tools to support program directors in the postdoctoral dental education admissions environment. An initial survey of 714 advanced education program directors gathered information on current admissions practices and perceptions of existing and possible new factors in the process.

Lessons Learned: Dental Student Outreach Program and Explore Health Careers Mentoring and Social Networking Website

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In this session representatives from the University of Michigan, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Howard University dental schools discussed their experience using ADEA’s ExploreHealthCareers.org as a tool for online mentoring. These three pilot projects from ADEA and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation shared the challenges and successes that accompany an online mentoring program. Marita R. Inglehart, Ph.D., from the University of Michigan, spoke about the successful collaboration of ExploreHealthCareers.org with a mentoring program for high school students in an area that lacks access to dental care.

Point/Counterpoint: The Profession Should/Should Not Encourage the Establishment of New Dental Schools

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This highly charged session distinguished itself on two fronts. It marked the first use of this format in an ADEA Presidential Symposium, and although no one took a precise headcount, it appeared to draw a larger crowd than any other session—plenaries included—with in the neighborhood of 1,000 members in attendance.

ADEA's ExploreHealthCareers.org Announces Partnership With AfterCollege

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Together,  ADEA's ExploreHealthCareers.org  and AfterCollege  now provide ExploreHealthCareers.org visitors with exclusive opportunities from the AfterCollege network. Users can now find job content in nursing, informatics, physical therapy, occupational therapy, dentistry, pharmacy, and speech, language, and hearing.

2010 ADEA ADCFP Fellows and Mentors Begin Fellowship Year

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The ADEAGies Foundation/American Association of Dental Research (AADR) Academic Dental Careers Fellowship Program (ADEAGies/AADR ADCFP) provides dental students attending all North American dental schools with the opportunity to experience firsthand the benefits and rewards of teaching

The ADEA Future of Advanced Dental Education Admissions (ADEA/FADEA) Project

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Recent changes in the reporting of National Board Dental Examination (NBDE) scores have placed a focus on the postdoctoral admissions process. Advanced education program directors face new challenges in screening applicants and selecting the best candidates for their programs.

April 2010 Transitions

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