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Educational Research and Analysis — December 2013

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The American Dental Association (ADA) Prevention Summit convened at the ADA Chicago headquarters on November 18–20. Those in attendance focused on the opportunities to develop and implement innovative strategies in oral health disease prevention.

Gathered was a diverse group of invited stakeholders from industry, academia,... Click Here To Read More

Institutional Capacity Building — December 2013

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The ADEA Institutional Capacity Building portfolio presented the ADEA Regional Faculty Development Workshops: Bringing IPE Home, the first in a series of development workshops on interprofessional education (IPE). On December 5–6 in Raleigh, NC, more than 35 dental and allied dental school faculty members gathered to learn and expand... Click Here To Read More

Access, Diversity and Inclusion — December 2013

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The Ninth Annual Grantee Meeting of the Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP) recently convened December 4–6 in Atlanta, GA. ADEA’s Access, Diversity and Inclusion (ADI) portfolio joined the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and the twelve principal investigators to... Click Here To Read More

Advocacy and Government Relations — December 2013

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This month on Capitol Hill, ADEA Advocacy and Government Relations (AGR) portfolio members attended several key hearings on student aid, a topic of great interest to the dental education community due to its impact on students. On November 13, the House Committee on Education and the Workforce held a full committee hearing titled Keeping... Click Here To Read More