Deans and Program Directors

  • 2016 ADEA Deans’ Conference
    As the environment for dental education, health care and higher education continues to change at an increasingly fast pace, the concept of being “future-ready” is an increasingly important priority for all organizations. Advances in technology are contributing to a revolution in both health care and education, and new models of higher education have begun to emerge. During the 2016 ADEA Deans’ Conference, we will study the “mega-trends” impacting dental education. Learn more

  • Getting Your ADEA weTeach Resources Published—Why It’s Worth It and What You Need to Know
    When you began your career as a dental educator, or when you started teaching a new class, did you search to no avail for teaching resources that were relevant to your work? The ADEA weTeach® website was developed to meet just that need. Join us on August 31 to learn about using—and contributing to—this online, curated collection of teaching and learning resources, which reaches a truly interprofessional and global audience of dental, allied dental and other health educators. Learn more

  • 2016 ADEA Fall Meetings
    This October at the 2016 ADEA Fall Meetings, dental educators, administrators and students will come together in the “Bayou City” to explore the critical issues affecting dental education from all angles. ADEA Councils and Sections will meet to conduct their necessary mid-year business. The buzz from thought-provoking plenary sessions and collaborative small-group discussions will spill over to networking events, where attendees will have the opportunity to make new and renewed connections. Learn more

  • 2016 ADEA Sections on Business and Financial Administration and Clinic Administration (ADEA BFACA) Meeting
    This meeting offers attendees the opportunity to collectively share knowledge and learn from one another and industry experts, with the goal of improving business and clinical operations at their dental institutions. Register today! 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

  • 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

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

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

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