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ADEA Institutional Capacity Building — May 2014

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Based on the success and positive feedback of similar workshops, the ADEA Institutional Capacity Building (ICB) portfolio held the first ADEA Allied Dental Regional Accreditation Workshop in Chicago on April 24–25. The workshop assisted allied educators with understanding the accreditation process, prepared them for accreditation site visits... Click Here To Read More

ADEA Advocacy and Government Relations — May 2014

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Members of the ADEA Advocacy and Government Relations (AGR) portfolio attended several important Congressional hearings in April. On April 9, the Senate Subcommittee on Primary Care and Aging under the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) discussed “Addressing Primary Care Access and Workforce Challenges: Voices from the... Click Here To Read More

ADEA Access, Diversity and Inclusion — May 2014

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The Society of American Indian Dentists (SAID) held their annual conference in Albuquerque, NM on April 28–30 and received assistance from the ADEA Access, Diversity and Inclusion (ADI) portfolio. Highlights of the meeting included plenary discussions on oral health literacy, innovative education programs to prevent dental caries in children... Click Here To Read More

ADEA Educational Research and Analysis — May 2014

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The ADEA Educational, Research and Analysis (ERA) portfolio is excited to announce the launch of its main data website, called Trends. The new online library of research trends is especially helpful for ADEA members, such as dental faculty and administrators seeking to access survey data from the... Click Here To Read More