A Rounded View of Student Debt

By Nicole Fauteux “We’re number 1 ” joked Robert Hann at the start of his talk. Mr. Hann, who will soon be graduating from the  University of Southern California Ostrow School of Dentistry  (USC), appeared to be boasting, but in

Apply for the Dental Pipeline Learning Institute 2013 Cohort

For more than a decade, the dental education community’s Dental Pipeline effort has addressed limited access to oral care in underserved populations by recruiting and admitting dental students from underrepresented communities. ADEA, in partnership with the University of the Pacific

Minority Faculty Say Mentorship Is Key

By Nicole Fauteux What development method is most beneficial to junior faculty members in attaining their academic career goals? According to members of the ADEA Minority Affairs Advisory Committee who completed a survey in 2012, the answer is mentorship yet

Short Take on Short Talks

By Nicole Fauteux A standing room only crowd turned out for this year’s “Short Talks,” presented at the 2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition. Short Talks provided a unique opportunity for attendees to hear 18 daring presenters explain their projects

Tucker Carlson Shines in This Year’s Political Spotlight

By Nicole Fauteux ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition attendees look forward to each year’s Political Spotlight for its entertainment value as well as for enlightenment, and this year’s presenter did not disappoint. Tucker Carlson, political correspondent and conservative commentator on

What Lies Ahead for Health Reform

By Nicole Fauteux At this year’s 2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, Peter Damiano, D.D.S., Director of the Public Policy Center and Professor at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, discussed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA)

Around the Dental Education Community - May 2013

FEMA Awards $1.2 Million to Help Rebuild LSU Health Sciences Center School of Dentistry Physical Plant The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently announced an additional $1.2 million in recovery aid to Louisiana Facility Planning and Control to rebuild the

Transitions, Appointments, and Awards - May 2013

Anne Gwozdek Named Mentor of the Year by Philips Sonicare and RDH magazine University of Michigan (U M) School of Dentistry dental hygiene educator and clinician Anne Gwozdek, RDH, B.A., M.A., has been named the 2013 Mentor of the Year

Preview the May 2013 issue of the Journal of Dental Education

Journal of Dental Education, Volume 77, Number 5, May 2013 Guest Editorial With Growing Evidence of Successful Methods to Increase Student Diversity, What’s Needed Now Is Commitment Allan J. Formicola Critical Issues in Dental Education Long Term Outcomes of a

May 2013 Classifieds

CALIFORNIA USC Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs IOWA Department of Endodontics The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is searching for FT Chair of Department of Endodontics. This is a tenure track position at Associate Professor Professor level. Position available
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