Dentistry

Admission Trends, Summer & Bridge Year Options for Pre-Health Students

Jessica Bowers – February 28th, 2017

What GPA does my student need to achieve in order to get into _____ school?

It is often difficult to get your hands on this information because most of the time, the answer is, “It depends.”  So the pre-health advisors at UVA have gathered this information to give you and your students the best information possible to make decisions for their future.  The data in the chart below should be considered with the following in mind:

ADEA Virtual Fair Videos : Uploaded on 7/28/15

Kyra Greene – July 28th, 2015

If you weren't able to attend the 2015 ADEA Predental Student Virtual Fair, you can now watch the presentations you missed on YouTube. You will find presentations about financing a dental education, the ADEA Associated American Dental Schools Application Service (ADEA AADSAS®) the dental school application process and much more!
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLCyJCPmOZNT7HrmpZI5bfp5LRBbDVJtzx

Urgent Application Reminders

UVA Career Center – June 17th, 2015

CAS Coursework Entry Service

Many of the health professions centralized application services (AADSAS, OptomCAS, VMCAS, etc.) offer a coursework entry service for a non-refundable charge of approximately $50.00 for 1-2 transcripts (with additional cost for additional transcripts). 

WesternU CDM Dental PreP Program Workshop

UVA Career Center – June 17th, 2015

The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) at the Western University of Health Sciences' College of Dental Medicine is pleased to announce its Pre-Dental Preparation (PreP) Program onSaturday, June 27th 2015 for all students interested in attending dental school.
 
This program is a day-long event designed for pre-dental students interested in an immersive experience at a state-of-the art dental institution in the Southern California region. It will consist of fundamental activities undertaken by our own students such as:

Urgent Application Reminders

Kyra Greene – June 10th, 2015

CAS Coursework Entry Service
Many of the health professions centralized application services (AADSAS, OptomCAS, VMCAS, etc.) offer a coursework entry service for a non-refundable charge of approximately $50.00 for 1-2 transcripts (with additional cost for additional transcripts). 

Charlottesville Free Dental Clinic Volunteer Needs

Kyra Greene – May 15th, 2015

Charlottesville Free Dental Clinic seeks volunteers for Summer 2015. While volunteer opportunities operate through Madison House during the academic year, you don't need to be part of Madison House to volunteer in the summer. Affords great opportunity to gain valuable experience as a chair side assistant!

If interested, please contact Anne at anne@cvillefreeclinic.org 

VA Dental Association Foundation: Missions of Mercy Volunteer Opportunities

Kyra Greene – May 7th, 2015

Created in 2000 by Dr. Terry Dickinson, executive director of the VA Dental Association, the Mission of Mercy (MOM) program operates mobile clinics in strategic locations throughout the state, particularly rural areas. MOM projects provide preventative, restorative, and surgical dental treatments for more than 4,000 low-income people each year, thanks to the contributions of time and talent from 3,000 volunteer dentists, other dental professionals and community members. Since 2000, more than 57,000 adults and children have benefited from over $36.6 million in donated dental care.

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