Bulletin of Dental Education

Call for CODA Review Committee Nominations

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The Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) seeks nominations to fill upcoming vacancies on review committees. This call for nominations is for:


  • Allied Educators, 
  • Dental Assisting Practitioners, 
  • Dental Hygiene Practitioners, 
  • General Dentist Educators, 
  • General Dentist Practitioners, 
  • Higher Education Administrators, 
  • Hospital Administrators, 
  • Specialty Dentist Educators, and 
  • Specialty Dentist Practitioners.


CODA also seeks nominations for Public Members for Review Committees and for the Full Commission.

In selecting appointees to the Review Committee and the Commission, CODA requests that strong consideration be given to assisting this agency to achieve diversity, including underrepresented groups, geographic diversity and varied educational philosophies. Review the nomination criteria and explanation of time commitment for additional information. 

If you or someone you know may be interested in volunteering for an open position on the Commission, please contact Alyson Ackerman at ackermana@ada.org, or 312-440-4660, to request a nomination form and Review Committee and Commission meeting dates. Nominations for this round of appointments should be made directly to CODA.

The deadline for nominations is May 1, 2014. The Nominating Committee will review the nominations and submit recommendations to the Commission. Nominations may not be directed toward a specific review committee and requests to be placed on a specific review committee will not be honored. Appointments are made for one four-year term, beginning and ending in October of each year. 

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