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Access, Diversity and Inclusion — November 2013

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A year-long program focusing on community-based oral health education and the recruitment of culturally diverse students, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)-funded Dental Pipeline National Learning Institute (NLI) program recently convened for its capstone meeting at the 2013 ADEA Fall Meetings in Oklahoma City, OK, October... Click Here To Read More

Advocacy and Government Relations — November 2013

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With the sequestration battle in Washington and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in its initial stages of implementation, Advocacy and Government Relations staff attended many pertinent meetings throughout October.

The Committee on Ways & Means of the U.S. House of Representatives held a full committee hearing on the “Status of the... Click Here To Read More

Educational Research Analysis — November 2013

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The 2013 ADEA Deans’ Briefing Book will be released this month. This annual snapshot of key trends in dental education provides information on dental school applicants and enrollees, cost of education and student borrowing, faculty, allied dental education programs, advanced dental education programs and the dental workforce. Using its own... Click Here To Read More

Institutional Capacity Building — November 2013

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The ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators (ADEA/Colgate/AAL IAHE), sponsored exclusively by the Colgate-Palmolive Company, recently rolled out the topics for its online program that helps allied health educators with educational methodologies and best practices for teaching. Overall feedback for the courses has been... Click Here To Read More