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September 2016

ADEA Charting Progress: IPE at the Tipping Point 
(September 16, 2016)  


ADEA BDE
: UW School of Dentistry Research Aids Creation of Lifesaving Infant Feeding Cup

(September 14, 2016)  


The advance registration deadline for the 2016 ADEA BFACA Meeting is Thursday, Sept. 15.

(September 12, 2016)


ADEA State Update
: U.S. Court of Appeals in Ohio Rules on Dental Specialties and Advertising 

(September 9, 2016)  


Now Available: 'Getting Your ADEA weTeach Resources Published—Why It’s Worth It and What You Need to Know' webinar recording.

(September 7, 2016) 


The deadline for submitting poster & ADEA TechExpo proposals for the 2017 ADEA Annual Session is one week away.

(September 5, 2016)


ADEA
Washington Update: President Obama Pens Article on U.S. Health Care in JAMA 
(September 1, 2016) 

January 2015

2015 Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill, hosted by ADEA and AADR, will take place on April 14
(January 28, 2015)

Student and advisor registration is open for the 2015 ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair – March 7, 2015
(January 23, 2015)

Early Bird Registration deadline approaching for the 2015 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
(January 21, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress—Making the Grade in a Pass/Fail Environment: Challenges for Advanced Dental Education Programs
(January 15, 2015)

Dentistry #1 and Dental Hygienist #5 Jobs in America
(January 14, 2015)

Bulletin of Dental Education: Changing the Course at UCLA School Of Dentistry
(January 8, 2015)

ADEA Washington Update: Congress Wraps Up the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
(January 7, 2015)

Register for 2015 ADEA/Colgate/AAL Institute for Allied Health Educators Online Courses
(January 6, 2015)


February 2015

Around the ADEA Policy Center — February 2015 Newsletter Released
(February 27, 2015)

New White Paper: Understanding the History and Securing the Future of Ryan White Dental Safety Net Programs
(February 24, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: The “Quadratic Equation” of Educational Costs
(February 16, 2015)

Ohio Governor Signs Bill for Dental Hygiene Loan Repayment Program
(February 13, 2015)

Registration is open for 2/24 webinar, Protecting Oral Health in the HIV/AIDS Community: Academic Dental Institutions and the Ryan White Program
(February 12, 2015)

University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry Faculty Collect Accolades for Leadership in Dental Education
(February 11, 2015)

Department of Education Releases Information on Proposed College Ratings System
(February 10, 2015)

Registration for the 2015 ADEA Allied Dental Program Directors Conference will open on February 25
(February 9, 2015)


March 2015

The March 2014 edition of Around the ADEA Policy Center is now available.
(March 27, 2015)

A Mathematica Policy Research report shows that SMDEP participation doubles students' chances of getting into dental school.
(March 27, 2015)

Digital x-ray is the most common new technology in dental schools, finds study published in the March 2015 Journal of Dental Education. 
(March 26, 2015)

Allied Dental Program Directors to explore the evolution of the dental professions in Austin, June 6-9.
(March 25, 2015)

40 exhibitors available to speak directly with dental students at the 2015 ADEA Dental Student Virtual Fair. 
(March 19, 2015)

Georgia and New Jersey Ask Congress to Act on Graduate Medical Education.
(March 19, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress — Dental Clinic Finances: Lessons from the Big Ten and an Innovative Five.
(March 16, 2015)

Thirteen predoctoral dental students receive ADEA Preventive Dentistry Scholarships.
(March 10, 2015)

ADEA/AAL Faculty of Color Tuition Scholarships for Professional Development awarded to 11 dental educators.
(March 9, 2015)

ADEAGies Foundation Celebrates 2015 William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement.
(March 9, 2015)

2015 ADEA Distinguished Service Award presented to Dr. M. Elaine Neenan.
(March 8, 2015)

Dr. Rhonda Everett of the University of Nevada Los Vegas announced as the 2015 ADEA Johnson & Johnson Healthcare Products Enid A. Neidle Scholar-in-Residence.
(March 7, 2015 )

2014 ADEA President's Report: ADEA on the Move.
(March 7, 2015)

Over 600 students have registered for the 2015 ADEA GoDental Workshop and Recruitment Fair taking place in Boston today.
(March 7, 2015 )

2015 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition begins in Boston, MA.
(March 7, 2015 )

ADEA Washington Update: Supreme Court Rules Against North Carolina Dental Board.
(March 6, 2015)

Call for Programs for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition Opens.
(March 5, 2015)


April 2015

ADEA/W. K. Kellogg Foundation Minority Dental Faculty Development Program Supports Fun Way to Spread Dental Hygiene
(April 29, 2015)

Today, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released its final recommendations for community water fluoridation
(April 27, 2015)

ADEA Policy Center White Paper, Examining America’s Dental Safety Net, Released
(April 23, 2015)

Montana House Passes Bill to Expand Medicaid
(April 20, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress - Plenty of Fire, Surprisingly Little Ice: Minds Ignite in Boston
(April 15, 2015)

Dr. Richard W. Valachovic spoke with Dental Economics about the implications of the U.S. News and World Report Best Jobs list for the dental profession
(April 13, 2015)

Georgia Highlands College Set to Welcome B.S.D.H. Candidates
(April 8, 2015)

Spring 2015 ADEA CCI Liaison Ledger Released: Change and Innovation on the Global Stage
(April 6, 2015)

Supreme Court Case Hinges on the Meaning of Four Words in the ACA
(April 1, 2015)


May 2015

JADA Guest Editorial: The vital role of research funding in preserving the oral health of the public and the dental profession
(May 28, 2015)

ADEA Call for Nominations for Appointments Opens.
(May 26, 2015)

Touro College of Dental Medicine joins ADEA AADSAS©.
(May 25, 2015)

Early-Career Faculty: Build Your Academic Career in Maine This Summer.
(May 22, 2015)

June 1 Deadline: Call for Programs for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
(May 20, 2015)

Children’s Health Insurance Program Funding Extended Through 2017
(May 19, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: Making a Good Program Better
(May 15, 2015)

CDC Releases New Data Brief, 'Dental Caries and Tooth Loss in Adults in the United States, 2011–2012.'
(May 13, 2015)

ADEA CCI Liaisons: Register before May 26 for the 2015 Summer Meeting.
(May 8, 2015)

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Reinforces Commitment to Dental Care for the Vulnerable
(May 6, 2015)

Responding to the Looming Faculty Shortage in Allied Dental Education - Webinar Recording Now Available
(May 5, 2015)

May 2015 Journal of Dental Education Supplement Published — Proceedings of the 5th ADEA International Women’s Leadership Conference
(May 4, 2015)

Medicare “Doc Fix” and CHIP Extension Signed into Law
(May 1, 2015)


June 2015

Around the ADEA Policy Center — June 2015 Newsletter Released
(June 30, 2015)

Recording of #TechDilemma Leading Conversations Webinar Now Available
(June 29, 2015)

Nadeem Karimbux, D.M.D., M.M.Sc., Describes Journal of Dental Education Submission Process
(June 22, 2015)

Now Open: Call for Nominations for ADEA Appointments
(June 18, 2015) 

June 22 Webinar: #TechDilemma: Student Professionalism in the Digital Age
(June 16, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: How Gently Do You Image?
(June 15, 2015)

JDE Study Shows Dentists Are Ready for a Larger Role in Primary Care 
(June 15, 2015)

Four-year Dental Hygiene Bill Passes Texas Legislature, Goes to Governor
(June 11, 2015)

Inaugural Class Graduates From Midwestern College of Dental Medicine-Illinois
(June 10, 2015)

Updated ADEA Compendium of Curriculum Guidelines for Allied Dental Education Programs Released
(June 8, 2015) 

ADEA Survey of Allied Dental Program Directors Released
(June 5, 2015) 

The ADEA Predental Student Virtual Fair is Just One Week Away
(June 4, 2015)

ADEA White Paper Demonstrates Continued Need for Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
(June 3, 2015)

House Committee Unanimously Approves 21st Century Cures Act; Increases NIH Funding
(June 3, 2015)

#TechDilemma: Student Professionalism in the Digital Age
(June 2, 2015)

Webinar: ADEA AADSAS Overview for the 2016 Cycle, June 3 at 3 p.m.
(June 2, 2015)


July 2015

Exciting Opportunities Unfold at the 2015 ADEA Predental Student Virtual Fair
(July 29, 2015)

Journal of Dental Education subscribers now able to translate abstracts and articles into 90 languages
(July 28, 2015)

Application opens for aspiring dental hygienist to serve as the ADEA GoDental Fall Fellow
(July 27, 2015)

Register Now for the 2015 ADEA Fall Meetings - October 29-31, Chicago, IL
(July 22, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: Harnessing the Potential of Saliva
(July 15, 2015)

2014-15 ADEA Annual Proceedings published in July issue of the Journal of Dental Education
(July 14, 2015)

Friday, July 17 is the last day to submit nominations for ADEA and other appointments
(July 13, 2015) 

Registration now open for the 2015 ADEA Fall Meetings, to be held October 29-31 in Chicago
(July 9, 2015)

ADEA Bulletin of Dental Education: First D.M.D. Students Graduate From Roseman CODM in Utah 
(July 8, 2015) 

ADEA Washington Update: Supreme Court Upholds Tax Subsidies in Federally Established Health Insurance Exchanges
(July 7, 2015) 

Registration Now Open for the 2015 ADEA Sections on Business and Financial Administration and Clinical Administration (ADEA BFACA) Meeting
(July 6, 2015) 


August 2015

Last Call: Submit poster and TechExpo proposals for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exposition
(August 31, 2015)

One week left to register for the 2015 ADEA BFACA Meeting, being held October 1-4 in Fort Lauderdale
(August 27, 2015)

Recording of 8/18 webinar, All Together Now: Realizing IPE at Academic Health Centers , now available
(August 26, 2015)

Three days remain to apply for 2015 ADEA GoDental Fall Fellowship (paid, remote work)
(August 25, 2015) 

Applications are now being accepted for the 2016-17 class of the ADEA Leadership Institute, now celebrating its 15th year
(August 21, 2015) 

Inaugural workshop in 2015 ADEA Diversity Workshop Series to take place immediately before 2015 ADEA Fall Meetings
(August 20, 2015) 

Apply Early to Dental School: You Can Do It! (video)
(August 19, 2015)

Dr. Sharon Gordon and Dr. Bradley Henson share their perspectives on
(August 18, 2015)

Less than three weeks to submit Posters and TechExpos for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
(August 17, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: The Changing Face of IPE and Collaborative Care
(August 14, 2015)

ADEA State Update: Colorado Governor Weighs in on Water Fluoridation
(August 13, 2015) 

Inside the University of Maryland School of Dentistry's Video Lecture Program
(August 12, 2015)

ADEA encourages high school students interested in dental hygiene to apply for ADEA GoDental Fall Fellowship
(August 11, 2015)

Application opens for more than 50 ADEA scholarships, awards and fellowships to be awarded in 2016 
(August 10, 2015)

2015 ADEA Diversity Workshop Series to launch on October 28, in Chicago
(August 7, 2015)

A dean, a recruitment coordinator and two dental students offer advice and encouragement for applying to dental school in new video
(August 6, 2015) 

Less than a month remains to register for only meeting dedicated exclusively to the business of dental education
(August 5, 2015) 

Tom Wujec, Fellow at Autodesk, to give the opening plenary address at the 2015 ADEA Fall Meetings
(August 4, 2015)

August 18 Leading Conversations webinar to teach best practices for launching IPE
(August 3, 2015) 


September 2015

Dr. Jeanne Sinkford, ADEA Senior Scholar in Residence, to receive ADA Distinguished Service Award
(September 30, 2015)

Dr. Evelyn Lucas-Perry, ADEA Director of Public Policy Research, receives ADA Foundation’s 2015 Dr. David Whiston Leadership Award
(September 30, 2015)

Registration for 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition to open in late November.
(September 30, 2015)

One week till ADEA GoDental webinar, "Jumpstart Your Dental Career in High School"
(September 29, 2015)

ADEA advocacy workshop series being offered to all member institutions
(September 28, 2015)

Registration now open for ADEA CCI Spotlight: Fresh Approaches to Assessment for Dental Educators
(September 24, 2015) 

Only one week remains to register for the 2015 ADEA Fall Meetings
(September 23, 2015) 

Deadline for 2015 ADEA Diversity Workshop rapidly approaching
(September 21, 2015)

ADEA is accepting applications for more than 50 scholarships, awards and fellowships to be awarded in 2016
(September 18, 2015)

The ADEA Dental Hygiene Centralized Application Service is now open
(September 16, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: What Big Data Could Mean for Dental Education
(September 15, 2015)

Call for Nominations: 2016 Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement 
(September 14, 2015)

Now Available: 2015 ADEA Compendium of Curriculum Guidelines for Allied Dental Education Programs
(September 11, 2015)

ADEA is accepting applications for the 2016-17 Leadership Institute class
(September 10, 2015)

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Welcomes First Dental Residents
(September 9, 2015) 

Health care reform, market forces drive increase in interprofessional education (ADA News )
(September 7, 2015)

The registration deadline for the ADEA/AAL Compass Program for Academic Advancement is tomorrow
(September 3, 2015) 

Upcoming ADEA GoDental webinar to advise high school students on preparing for a dental career
(September 2, 2015) 

ADEA Washington Update: Oral Health Now Part of Senate’s Older Americans Act
(September 1, 2015)


October 2015

2015 ADEA Fall Meetings kicks off today
(October 29, 2015)

2015 ADEA Diversity Workshop is being held today in Chicago
(October 28, 2015)

Yesterday’s CCI webinar recording is now available
(October 27, 2015)

One week to apply for the 2016-17 ADEA Leadership Institute
(October 26, 2015)

Advice From Admission Officers: The Many Advantages of Enrichment Programs
(October 21, 2015)

2016-17 ADEA Leadership Institute application to close in two weeks. 
(October 19, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress: Reimagining Dental Education in Canada
(October 15, 2015) 

UNC School of Dentistry Students Lead DEAH DAY of Service in the Community
(October 14, 2015)

Procter & Gamble Company Returns as Premier Sponsor of William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement in Academic Dentistry and Oral Health
(October 9, 2015)

ADEA State Update: Massachusetts Joint Committee Holds Hearing on Advanced Dental Hygiene Practitioner Bill
(October 9, 2015)

ADEA GoDental hosts first webinar for high school students
(October 7, 2015)

2016-17 ADEA Leadership Institute Call for Nominations now available
(October 6, 2015)

2016 ADEA Allied Dental Program Directors' Conference to take place in New Orleans
(October 5, 2015)

Members of the dental education community can join ADEA or renew their memberships online
(October 2, 2015)

ADEA Washington Update: Legislation Introduced to Support Next Generation of Researchers
(October 1, 2015)


November 2015

Registration Now Open for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition
(November 30, 2015)

ADEA Celebrates the Importance of Water Fluoridation on Dental and Overall Health
(November 23, 2015)

CCI Liaison Ledger: Women’s Health in the Dental Curriculum
(November 20, 2015)

Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM): Now Accepting Applications for 2016–17
(November 17, 2015)

ADEA Charting Progress —Placing Dental Implants: The Search for Common Ground
(November 16, 2015)

DentistryIQ Features Journal of Dental Education Series on Social Media
(November 13, 2015)

Registration for the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition to Open Later This Month
(November 12, 2015)

The University of Iowa COD Receives Award From NIDCR to Continue Iowa Fluoride
(November 11, 2015)

ADEA Association Report: U.S. Dental School Applicants and Enrollees, 2014 Entering Class
(November 10, 2015)

Summer Medical and Dental Education Program Application Now Open
(November 9, 2015) 

Dr. Jeanne C. Sinkford receives ADA Distinguished Service Award
(November 7, 2015)

ADEA Washington Update: President Obama Issues Memorandum on Drug Abuse
(November 3, 2015) 


December 2015

Editor’s Picks: Top JDE Articles of 2015
(December 31, 2015) 

Tickets Available for 2016 Gies Awards Gala
(December 28, 2015)

Dental School Admissions Officers to Provide Tips, Bust Myths in February Webinar 
(December 23, 2015) 

Registration for the 2016 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Fair to Open Soon
(December 21, 2015)

National Governors Association Turns its Focus to Improving Oral Health
(December 10, 2015)

Dental Clinics Open at New University Medical Center New Orleans
(December 9, 2015) 

Registration for the 2016 ADEA GoDental Recruitment Fair to open in January 2016
(December 8, 2015) 

ADEAGies Foundation Announces Recipients of William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement in Academic Dentistry and Oral Health
(December 7, 2015)

Study Published in the Journal of Dental Education Finds Higher Enrollment, More Women at Dental Schools
(December 1, 2015)

December 2014

W.K. Kellogg Foundation Extends Commitment to Reduce Oral Health DisparitiesPDF  (December 4, 2014)  


ADEAGies Foundation Announces 2015 William J. Gies Awardees for Vision, Innovation and Achievement in Oral Health
  PDF  (December 2, 2014)

September 2014

ADEAGies Foundation Announces The Procter & Gamble Company as Premier Sponsor of William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement  PDF  (September 10, 2014)


ADEA Announces Plans to Relocate to the New Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Building 
PDF   (September 3, 2014)


August 2014

ADEA Survey of Graduating Dental School Seniors Identifies Commitment to Serving Others, Autonomy as Key Factors When Choosing a Career in the ProfessionPDF   (August 29, 2014)


ADEA GoDental Launches New Website to Inspire, Inform and Guide Students Exploring a Career in Dentistry or Dental HygienePDF   (August 14, 2014)


ADEAGies Foundation Announces Call for Nominations for William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement PDF  (August 4, 2014)


June 2014

ADEA to Host 5th International Women’s Leadership Conference along with International Workshop, Sept. 14–16, 2014PDF  (June 24, 2014)


May 2014

New Scholarship Honoring Dr. Anthony R. Volpe Established for ADEA Leadership InstitutePDF  (May 9, 2014)


April 2014

2014 ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools AvailablePDF  (April 18, 2014)


March 2014

ADEA Journal of Dental Education Article: Dental School Program Connects Recent Graduates with Underserved AreasPDF  (April 8, 2014)


Dr. Alison Glascoe Named 2014 ADEA/Sunstar Americas, Inc./ Harry W. Bruce, Jr. Legislative FellowPDF  (March 26, 2014)


Crystal McIntosh D.D.S, M.S., Receives Scholarship for the ADEA Leadership InstitutePDF  (March 24, 2014)


Three Dental Educators Receive ADEA/Colgate-Palmolive Co. Awards at the 2014 ADEA Annual Session & ExhibitionPDF  (March 24, 2014)


ADEAGies Foundation Announces 2014 William J. Gies Awards For Vision, Innovation and AchievementPDF  (March 21, 2014)


Dr. Ethel Harris Named Enid A. Neidle Scholar in Residence for WomenPDF  (March 21, 2014)


Dr. Lily T. Garcia Installed as Chair of the ADEA Board of DirectorsPDF  (March 20, 2014)


Four New Board Directors Installed on the ADEA Board of DirectorsPDF  (March 20, 2014)


Dr. Kenneth L. Kalkwarf Receives ADEA Distinguished Service AwardPDF  (March 20, 2014)


2014 ADEA/Sigma Phi Alpha Linda DeVore Scholarship Presented to Kimberly BrayPDF  (March 20, 2014)


Dr. Huw F. Thomas Installed as Chair-elect of the ADEA Board of DirectorsPDF  (March 20, 2014)


Dr. Laurie Fleisher Named ADEA/AAE Foundation Scholar in the ADEA Leadership InstitutePDF  (March 20, 2014)


ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarships for Dental Hygiene Students Pursuing Academic Careers Presented to Stefanie Marx and Jessica HollomanPDF  (March 19, 2014)


Dental Students Receive ADEA/Crest Oral-B Scholarships to Support Careers in Dental EducationPDF  (March 19, 2014)


Five Students Awarded 2014 ADEA/TheraBreath Student Research FellowshipsPDF  (March 18, 2014)


Dr. Rajesh Lalla Named ADEA/AADR/Colgate-Palmolive Co./Dr. Dominick P. DePaola Scholar in the ADEA Leadership InstitutePDF  (March 17, 2014)


ADEA Presents ADEA/AAL Faculty of Color Tuition Scholarships for Professional DevelopmentPDF  (March 17, 2014)


Dr. Sarandeep Huja Named ADEA/ADEAGies Foundation Drs. Connie L. and Richard R. Drisko Scholar in the ADEA Leadership InstitutePDF  (March 17, 2014)


Chair of the ADEA Board of Directors Citations Presented to Eight Exceptional LeadersPDF  (March 17, 2014)


ADEA Announces 2015 Leadership Institute ClassPDF  (March 16, 2014)


Four Scholars Receive the Olav Alvares Awards for Outstanding Articles Published in the Journal of Dental EducationPDF  (March 16, 2014)


ADEA/William J. Gies Foundation Education Fellowship Awarded to Dr. John ReinhardtPDF  (March 16, 2014)


ADEA/William J. Gies Foundation Dental Research Scholarship Awarded to North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of DentistryPDF  (March 16, 2014)


Dental Educators Convene in San Antonio for the 2014 ADEA Annual Session & ExhibitionPDF  (March 14, 2014)


January 2014

ADEA to Host a Free, Online Predental Student Virtual Fair April 29–30, 2014PDF  (January 7, 2014)