The Gies Awards, named after dental education pioneer William J. Gies, Ph.D., debuted in 2008 and honor individuals and organizations that exemplify the highest standards in oral health and dental education, research and leadership.
The fair offers dental school admissions officers face-to-face interaction with an anticipated 500 predental students, plus networking opportunities with prehealth advisors.
Four ADEA/AAL IAHE courses, with exclusive sponsorship from Colgate, are now open for registration.
Faculty teams will come together to create actionable plans for implementing projects that advance interprofessional curricula, learning experiences and assessment, in collaboration with community partners for improving population health.
ADEA, in collaboration with the Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL), is offering a variety of professional development opportunities in 2015 for faculty and academic leaders.
Two years ago, U-M announced the Third Century Initiative, which challenged faculty to develop innovative, multi-disciplinary teaching and scholarship approaches in advance of the school’s bicentennial in 2017.
The procedure, done under local anesthesia, significantly speeds the healing time relative to traditional bone grafting, and minimizes pain.