Deans and Program Directors

  • 2016 ADEA Student Diversity Leadership Program2016 ADEA Student Diversity Leadership Program
    The 2016 ADEA Student Diversity Leadership Program will be a two-day collection of events at the 2016 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition in Denver. The program is for emerging student leaders from diverse backgrounds who have an interest in issues related to diverse communities. Dental students are nominated to participate by their dental school deans. Learn more

  • Leading Conversations
    The ADEA Policy Center webinar series Leading Conversations is intended to engage members of the dental education and higher education communities—as well as health care professionals and organizations—on the important issues and trends impacting dental education and oral health.  Learn more

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  • ADEA Snapshot of Dental Education, 2015–2016
    The ADEA Deans’ Briefing Book contains topics of interest to dental school deans, program directors, faculty, students, residents, and fellows. It presents data on a variety of topics and suggests a perspective on these data.

    The emphasis of the report is on trends, particularly historical trends, about dental schools, advanced dental education programs, and allied dental programs. Learn more

  • Charting Progress
    ADEA's Charting Progress is a monthly e-newsletter by ADEA Executive Director Richard W. Valachovic examining critical issues in dental education. Learn more

  • ADEA Policy Center Newsletters
    The ADEA Policy Center publishes four newsletters: 

    Washington Update
    and State Update are full of news about national and state-level issues and events of interest to the academic dental and research communities.

    The CCI Liaison Ledger, published quarterly, provides information about innovative developments within dental education.

    Around the ADEA Policy Center provides information about the activities of the ADEA Policy Center portfolios. Learn more

  • Beyond the Crossroads: Change and Innovation in Dental Education
    ADEA CCI's purpose is to build consensus among all stakeholders in dental education, research, and practice by providing leadership to a systematic, collaborative, and continuous process of innovative change in the education of general dentists. Learn more

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  • Data, Analysis & Research
    Welcome to the ADEA Data & Analysis Center. In this section of ADEA's website, you'll find a wealth of reliable information, noteworthy statistics, and quality resources designed to answer your questions about dental education. Learn more

  • ADEA Scholarships, Awards and FellowshipsADEA Scholarships, Awards and Fellowships
    ADEA recognizes achievement and distinction among its members through an awards program. Among the awards offered in conjunction with ADEA's corporate partners are student scholarships, awards for educators, and funding opportunities for various fellowships. Each year in the fall ADEA opens award nominati Learn more

  • ADEA United States Interactive Legislative Tracking MapADEA United States Interactive Legislative Tracking Map
    This interactive map provides current information on state legislation of interest to academic dentistry for all fifty states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Learn more

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News

ADEA AGR Resources and Information

On August 19, ADEA submitted comments to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, providing input on proposed research initiatives. 

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Featured Publications

2015–16 ADEA Directory of Institutional Members and Association Officers

2015–16 ADEA Directory of Institutional Members and Association OfficersThe 2015–16 ADEA Directory of Institutional Members and Association Officers (DIM) is now available online. This members-only resource is completely searchable. Learn more

ADEA Snapshot of Dental Education, 2015–2016

The ADEA Deans’ Briefing Book contains topics of interest to dental school deans, program directors, faculty, students, residents, and fellows. It presents data on a variety of topics and suggests a perspective on these data.

The emphasis of the report is on trends, particularly historical trends, about dental schools, advanced dental education programs, and allied dental programs.

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Journal of Dental Education®The Journal of Dental Education (JDE) is a peer-reviewed monthly journal that publishes a wide variety of educational and scientific research in dental, allied dental and advanced dental education. Learn more

Understanding the History and Securing the Future of Ryan White Dental Safety Net ProgramsThis white paper reviews the Ryan White dental programs, the populations served by the programs, the federal funding streams for oral health and the opportunities and challenges presented by health care reform.
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