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Predental Day 2015

Prospective predental students all gathered at TUSDM on April 10 for the third annual Predental Day. The annual event, hosted by the Tufts chapters of the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and the American Student Dental Association (ASDA), is a rare occasion for potential dental students to learn about dental school and dentistry as a more »

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Catalyze Interactive Teaching Using Learning Catalytics

When: Tuesday, May 19th

Time: 11:00a.m.- 2:00p.m.

Where: Sackler Room 114, Boston, MA

Lunch will be provided

Posted in Education Technology |

Dental Sleep Medicine and Oral Appliance Seminar: An In-Depth, Hands-On Course

Hands On Course – Class Size Limited

  • Date: Fri. and Sat., July 10-11, 2015
  • Time: Fri. 9am-5pm; Sat. 9am – 3pm
  • Tuition: $595 Doctor; $395 Other Staff
  • Credit: 12 hours – Participation
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Bates-Andrews Research Day 2015

On March 4, the 14th and 15th floors of the TUSDM were transformed into an expo of commercial exhibitors and poster presentations showing the best of what student researchers have to offer.

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ADEA 2015: Dean Thomas Speaks, TDF Wins Gies Award

Thousands of dental educators, students and administrators from around the nation arrived in Boston for the American Dental Education Association’s Annual Session and Exhibition. The session took place March 7 – 10 at the Hynes Convention Center.

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TUSDM’s Dr. Shivani Patel on ‘Dance India Dance’

By day, Dr. Shivani Patel, A03, D08, is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry. But since she was eight years old, she dreamt of running away to Bollywood and becoming a dancer.

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The People’s Science

How a stem cell researcher put his own worldview under the microscope and found a new calling

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Head in the Clouds

More than 49 million Americans live in areas where they have little or no access to dental care, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Enter a new concept: Virtudent, a company that would use virtual dental visits to serve those in the so-called dental deserts.

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Our Specialty

Patients with disabilities need dental care more than most. At Tufts, they have an ally.

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Remembering Dr. Laura Camacho-Castro

For more than 25 years, Dr. Laura Camacho-Castro, DIS09, DG83, Associate Clinical Professor, filled the Department of Pediatric Dentistry with kindness, sparkling humor, and devotion to both students and patients.

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