July 2017 Volume LII Number 4

 
 
 
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2017 Joint Academic Day

July 2017 Volume LII Number 4

Over 165 educators involved in predoctoral and postdoctoral pediatric dental education came together for the Annual Joint Academic Day. Dr. Amr Moursi, Trustee-at-Large for Academic Affairs welcomed everyone and introduced the morning program. Lori Mihalich-Levin a partner with Dentons presented a lecture titled Medicare GME 101: A Refresher and Hot Topics; Dr. Renee Joskow, Chief Dental Officer with the Health Resources and Services Administration spoke about HRSA Oral Health Updates: Investment in Education and Shane Rogers, Chief of the Oral Health Branch at HRSA and Thomas Vallin, Project Office from the Bureau of Health Workforce at HRSA discussed HRSA Update: Dental Training and Workforce Grants. Rounding out the morning were Dr. Matt Grady and Nick Hussong from the ADA Department of Testing Services who provided an update and answered questions on the Advanced Dental Admission Test (ADAT).

Participants that registered for the Annual Sessions may access the Joint Academic Day presentations at http://www.eventscribe.com/2017/ AAPD/.

Following lunch sponsored by Proctor and Gamble, the Society of Predoctoral Program Directors and the Society of Postdoctoral Program Directors met and held programs designed to meet their specific needs.

Please contact AAPD Educational Affairs Manager Scott Dalhouse at sdalhouse@aapd.org for additional information or assistance with access- ing the presentations.

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