TUSDM introduced a new course for fall 2014 called the Basic Science/Clinical Science Spiral Seminar Series (BaSiCSsss) which is one initiative that is representative of the new 2020 Tufts Oral Health Curriculum.
By the very nature of their job, Information Technology professionals tend to fly under the radar. But the IT group at TUSDM is in the spotlight after winning the Team Excellence Award last month.
Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by an Academic Dental Institution recognizes Tufts University School of Dental Medicine’s leadership in providing care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Is It on the Test? : Transforming Teaching, Transforming Learners
The New York Times recently published an article on how to afford dental care, featuring Dr. Athena Papas, co-head of geriatric dentistry at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.
A new tooth-whitening product is coming on the market, and the manufacturer has a research contract with a dental school clinic to assess its effectiveness.
Nicole Holland was still a dental student working in the clinics when she began to see the bigger picture. She dutifully taught her patients how to take care of their teeth at home, but they usually didn’t follow through. She figured there had to be a better way to reach them.
The number of patients hospitalized for dental infections that could have been prevented with regular care or in-office root canals rose nearly 42 percent from 2000 to 2008, according to a first-of-its-kind study. In contrast, hospitalizations for all causes increased 5.3 percent during that same nine-year period.
- Date: Wed., June 3, 2015
- Time: 9am – 4pm
- Tuition: $295 Doctor; 99$ Staff
- Credit: 6 Hours – Lecture
- AGD Code: 430
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