2019 ADEA Allied Dental Faculty Leadership Development Program

Dates: May 29-June 01, 2019
Venue: Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
Location: Tampa, FL


The application deadline has passed.

What will participants learn about at ADEA ADFLDP?

  • Fundamentals in leadership
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Gender differences in leadership
  • Legal and ethical issues impacting leadership
  • Mentoring and peer coaching
  • Negotiation and conflict management
  • Personality types and their effect on leadership
  • Team building
  • Goal development and visioning
  • Work-life integration

What should participants 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 are participants selected to attend?

Participants have to apply to be selected. In addition, they have to be individual members of ADEA, be nominated by an allied dental program director or dean, and complete a nomination package. The application deadline is Friday, March 22, 2019.

What is the cost to attend, and how do participants register?

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

Applicants who have received an acceptance letter will be notified to register online in February. The registration fee is $610. Participants are responsible for their travel and hotel expenses. Most meals and materials are included in the program registration fee.


Cancellation and Refund Policy
All registrations and reserved events are subject to this cancellation policy. The ADEA Registrar must receive meeting cancellation and refund requests in writing by April 24, 2019 to process refunds. We are not able to accept telephone cancellations.

Please email cancellation and refund requests to kings@adea.org. A $30 processing fee will be deducted from the refund, which will be issued after the meeting has concluded. A cancellation refund request received after April 24, 2019 is not eligible for refund or credit. Refunds or credits will not be given for failure to attend, late arrival, unattended events or early departure.

For programming related questions, please contact Rebecca Stolberg at StolbergR@adea.org

For meeting logistics, please contact Shalonda King at KingS@adea.org

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Simone Smith, SmithS@adea.org.

Contact: Rebecca Stolberg