46th Annual National ADEA Allied Dental Program Directors' Conference
The 46th Annual National ADEA Allied Dental Program Directors' Conference promoted the advancement of allied dental education, research and service in all institutions that offer accredited allied dental education programs, and provided a forum for attendees to share program innovations, challenges and successes while networking with peers.
- Provide a forum for the exchange of information on policies and programs that relate to allied dental education and administration
- Stimulate the production, exchange, and dissemation of ideas and information among allied dental program directors and educators
- Address specific issues in allied dental education and administration
- Facilitate communication and networking among members
Dates: June 08-11, 2013
Hilton Portland & Executive Tower
921 Southwest 6th Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97204
Agenda: 46th Annual National ADEA Allied Dental Program Directors' Conference
Saturday, June 8
Strategies to Implement Evidenced-Based Decision Making (EBDM) in Curricula
Jane L. Forrest, RDH, Ed.D.
EBDM Worksheet and Search Strategy
Pre-Appraised Evidence Resources
Sunday, June 9
Interprofessional Education (IPE): How You Can Make It Happen
Jacquelyn L. Fried, M.S., RDH
Practices in IPE in Allied Dental Education (Panel Presentation)
Applying behavioral research and multidisciplinary collaboration in special education school-based clinic rotations
Ronda R. DeMattei, RDH, M.S.Ed., Ph.D.
Interprofessional Education: Dentists and Hygienists, and Nurses. Oh My!
Cheryl Westphal Theile, RDH, Ed.D.
Interprofessional Education (IPE) at Pacific University
Gail L. Aamodt, RDH, M.S.
New Directors’ Workshop
Hints for Success:
New Program Directors
Deanna Stentiford, Ed.S., RDH, CDA and Rebecca Stolberg, RDH, M.S.D.H.
Monday, June 10
“Council of Allied Program Directors' Update”
Susan H. Kass, R.D.H., Ed.D.
Show Me the Money
Grant Proposal Writing 101: Questions Every Grant Must Answer
Colleen Brickle, RDH, Ed.D. (facilitator)
Grant Support for Dental Professions' Programs
Ann Brunick, RDH, M.S. (facilitator)
Dental Assisting: Legislation, Credentialing, and Licensure: Where We Have Been and Where Are We Going? (Panel of Speakers and Facilitators)
American Dental Assistants Association (ADAA) Initiatives
Carolyn K. Breen, Ed.D., CDA, RDA, RDH
Connie L. Myers-Kracher, CDA, EFDA, Ph.D., M.S.D.
Dental Assisting Legislation in Nevada
Shari G. Peterson, RDH, M.Ed.
Dental Assisting: Panel Discussion
Patrice Renfrow, RDH, B.S.
Dental Hygiene Admissions: Challenges and Solutions
Assessment Quality Review: Process and Documentation
Michelle McGregor, RDH, B.S., M.Ed.
University of Detroit Mercy Dental Hygiene Program Assessment of Learning Outcomes
Kathi R. Shepherd, RDH, M.S.
Tuesday, June 11
Interprofessional Education: Why Now?
Judith A. Buchanan, D.M.D., Ph.D., M.S.
ADEA Accreditation Workshop
Patrice Renfrow, RDH, B.S.
Helping CODA Accreditation Site Visitors Do Their Job
William D. (Bill) Hendricson, M.S., M.A.