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.
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.
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.
How a stem cell researcher put his own worldview under the microscope and found a new calling
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.
Patients with disabilities need dental care more than most. At Tufts, they have an ally.
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.
It was a wintry Yankee Dental Congress this year, but a foot and a half of snow and whiteout conditions couldn’t stop dental professionals from across New England from trekking to the annual convention in Boston.
Research suggests when students are sitting in a traditional lecture their attention span is focused for only 15 minutes (Prince, 2004) and then they can become bored. “Students can read and learn information on their own, but they need instructors to act as coaches and mentors to stimulate and challenge their thinking, guide more »
Hands On Course – Class Size Limited
- Date: Sat., June 13, 2015
- Time: 9am-5pm
- Tuition: $395 Doctor; $195 Other Staff
- Credit: 7 hours – Lecture
- AGD Code: 670