ADEA CCI Liaison Ledger

November 2008: Assessment: Focusing on Overall Competence

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Appropriate Assessments for Competency-Based Education

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By Prof. William D. Hendricson, Assistant Dean for Educational and Faculty Development, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Dental School, and Senior Consultant, Academy for Academic Leadership

Competency-based education (CBE) has been designated as the educational model for dental school, so assessment... Click Here To Read More

University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry Takes an Integrated Approach to Assessment

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Since 2005, integration has been the watchword at the University of the Pacific Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. The basic sciences are integrated into the clinical science curriculum, and thematic units involve several departments in teaching previously isolated content areas. Students and faculty are integrated in clinical practice... Click Here To Read More

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Cynthia C. Gadbury-Amyot

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While all ADEA CCI Liaisons share a passion for innovation, very few come to this work having had the experience of pioneering an educational innovation. Not so Cindy Amyot. Dr. Amyot joined the team of ADEA CCI Liaisons two years ago at the request of her dean. The University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) already had several dental... Click Here To Read More