2015 ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program

Dates: Jun 03-06, 2015
Venue: Hyatt Regency Austin - APPLY NOW
Location: Austin, TX

Attendance Type: By invitation only. You must apply and be accepted to the program prior to registration.

What will I learn about at ADEA ADFLDP?

  • Leadership in the context of the structural, political, human resource, and symbolic frames of the organization.
  • Emotional intelligence.
  • Managing conflict
  • Mentoring and peer coaching.
  • Negotiation and conflict management.
  • Personality types and their effect on leadership.
  • Team building.
  • Professional development strategies.

What should I expect at ADEA ADFLDP?

The interactive program involves self and peer-assessment exercises as well as readings to be completed prior to attending. Case studies augment some topics. Participants should expect an intense schedule with assignments to be completed in some of the evenings. Individual coaching sessions will be scheduled.


How can I be selected to attend?

The application form is now available.

You must apply to be selected. In addition, you must be an individual member of ADEA, be nominated by an allied dental program director or allied health dean, and complete a nomination package. The deadline for submitting applications is March 1, 2015. Early submissions will be accepted by February 1, 2015.

What is the cost to attend?

If you are selected, you will be assessed a registration fee according to your institution's ADEA membership status. Both the institution and the individual must be members to qualify for the Institutional Member fee. 

     Institutional Member $565
     Institutional Nonmember $695

With your acceptance letter, you will be provided with the information to registration online. You will be responsible for your travel and hotel expenses. Most meals and materials are included in the program registration fee.


Only selected candidates can register for the meeting. ADEA membership required. 

Hotel Information:

The hotel room rate is $179 single/double occupancy, $204 triple occupancy, plus applicable tax (currently 15% per room per night). 

Please note: Reservation information will be available in February 2015. 

Contact Information:

For programming related questions, please contact: Tami Grzesikowski at grzesikowskit@adea.org.
For meeting logistics please contact: Simone Smith at smiths@adea.org.