About the Dental Pipeline National Learning Institute
2013-2014 Partnerships and Projects
Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health (ADDOH)
& San Francisco State University (SFSU)
Increase both the number of applicants from underrepresented
groups to ASDOH and the enrollment of SFSU students from
underrepresented groups at ASDOH.
Case Western Reserve University School of Dental
Medicine & Health Legacy of
Increase the pool of competitive underrepresented minority (URM)
dental school applicants from the Greater Cleveland area by three
students per year by 2016.
East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine &
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State
Increase the number of URM students considering dentistry as a
career and applying to dental school. Prepare applicants for
meeting the challenges of dental school.
Indiana University School of Dentistry & Hoosier
Veterans Assistance Foundation
Enable Indianapolis area military veterans who are homeless to
become more employable by providing complex oral surgery and
The Ohio State University College of Dentistry & 9th
Grade STEM Academy at GlenOak High
Increase the number of enrolled URM and economically
disadvantaged students in The Ohio State University College of
Oregon Health & Science University School of
Dentistry (OHSU) & Black United Fund of Oregon
Through a community-based effort, identify qualified URM student
applicants and identify resources to assist in funding their OHSU
School of Dentistry education.
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine &
Increasing Diversity in Dentistry (IDID) Institute
Increase URM exposure to dentistry and assist them in becoming
better prepared applicants for dental school.
The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine
& Fort Lewis College
Create a Pre-Dental Toolkit that can be used by Fort Lewis URM
students and pre-dental/health club advisors to improve students'
knowledge of dentistry.
University of Louisville School of Dentistry &
Central High School-Dental Magnet
Prepare students to become leaders and productive members of the
dental profession by providing academic support and college
University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of
Dentistry & Latinos of Tomorrow/Greater Kansas City
Expose Hispanic and other historically underrepresented students
to dentistry and encourage them to apply to and enroll at UMKC
School of Dentistry.