Bulletin of Dental Education

Five Great Reasons to Attend the ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition [December 2011]

Conferences and Meetings, Faculty, Involvement, Students | Permanent link

Here are five great reasons to attend the 2012 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in Orlando, Florida.

Manitoba Health Supports Collaborative Oral Systemic Health Curriculum

Curriculum, Faculty, Oral Health, Students, Technology | Permanent link

Manitoba Health announced $500,000 in funding (over five years) to the faculties of Medicine and Dentistry toward development of a groundbreaking online curriculum to educate nondental health care providers about oral health. Diseases and conditions of the oral cavity can have a profound and pervasive impact on overall health, especially in high-risk populations where access to dental care may be limited.

Maryland Alumni Establish Scholarship Endowment

Awards, Community, Grants, Fellowships, and Scholarships, Students | Permanent link

Several alumni from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) recently established a scholarship fund to support UMSOD students. Drs. Bradley Trattner and Adam Eisner, trustees of the Baltimore alumni chapter of dental fraternity Alpha Omega, joined Drs. Todd Sarubin and Arthur Goldvarg in donating $100,000 to the school. The gift created the Baltimore Alumni Chapter of Alpha Omega Endowment Fund.

Dental Students and Faculty Walk the Golden Gate Bridge in Support of Juvenile Diabetes Cure

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Dental students and faculty from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Dentistry recently joined together to walk across the Golden Gate Bridge in support of juvenile diabetes research.

GSDM Student Honored at Hinman Symposium

Awards, Community, Faculty, Students | Permanent link

Mr. Sultan Mohammed, a Class of 2013 D.M.D. student at the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine (GSDM), was recently honored at the Hinman Symposium in Memphis Tennessee. Mr. Mohammed won the Most Outstanding Presentation in Clinical Research award for his poster “Upregulation of Cthrc1 N-glycoprotein Marks OSCC Tumor Spread.”

Helping Hands: Pacific Students and Faculty Provide Dental Care at Project Homeless Connect

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Students and faculty from the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry participated in San Francisco's Project Homeless Connect (PHC) event on October 5, 2011. Throughout the day, students worked to provide free dental screenings and basic care to homeless individuals.

Open House/Ribbon Cutting at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry to Celebrate New Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene

Curriculum, Faculty, Students | Permanent link

Loma Linda University (LLU) School of Dentistry will hold an open house and ribbon cutting on November 28, 2011, in Palm Desert, California. At the event, LLU and School of Dentistry officials will announce the launch of a new dental hygiene associate of science degree program in the Coachella Valley municipality.

There’s an App for That?

Community, Faculty, Learning, Students, Technology | Permanent link

A new pilot project at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has brought iPads into the school's main clinic. Students are using iPads equipped with a special application that gives them a new way to communicate with patients, discuss oral health topics and dental procedures, and educate patients about the health of their mouths.

ADEA's ExploreHealthCareers.org Announces Partnership With AfterCollege

Faculty, General, Recruitment and Retention, Students | Permanent link
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.

It's All About Students in the September Issue of the BDE

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Are you a stand-out student, or do you know one? ADEA is accepting submissions of any length for the student-focused September Bulletin of Dental Education Online (BDE).
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