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ADEA Educational Research and Analysis — March 2014

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The ADEA Educational Research and Analysis Portfolio is pleased to announce the results from the ADEA Survey of Dental School Seniors, 2012 Graduating Class Tables Report. There are many interesting findings about graduates’ dental school experiences, plans upon graduation and dental care and cultural competence.

ADEA Educational Research and Analysis — February 2014

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At each ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, ADEA staff focus on three key topics to dental education stakeholders. The "Three Things People Should Know: Trends in Dental Education" session by the Educational Research and Analysis portfolio will focus on key data points that support dental school admissions processes: race and ethnicity, socioeconomic status and a future look at the applicant pool.

The "Review of Revisions to the CODA Survey of Dental Education, Group IV – Curriculum" session is an opportunity for all attendees to learn about the changes to the survey and provide feedback to CODA and the Survey Committee.

ADEA Educational Research and Analysis — January 2014

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The ADEA Educational Research and Analysis (ADEA ERA) portfolio published applicant and enrollee results, U.S. Dental School Applicants and Enrollees, 2011 and 2012 Entering Classes, in the December 2013 Journal of Dental Education (JDE), an update to the Applicant Trends report.

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.

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.