Professional Development

Further your dental education through graduate programs for dental professionals and mentorship with UCSF dental professionals.

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Outreach

Our community outreach events aim to promote oral health and education in the Bay Area community.

Why I am Interested in Dental Academia

To be honest, my decision to pursue a career in dental academia came as quite a shock. I thought I had my whole career mapped out. Prior to high school I set my heart on being a dentist, and it was my dream to have my own little private practice in the Central Valley. Little

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ADCFP Spotlight: Allison Jan & Trung Nguyen

The Academic Careers Fellowship Program (ADCFP) provides dental students at UCSF the opportunity to explore academia through faculty mentorship and research- or education-based projects. Read what some of our students are working on below: Nitrous oxide (N2O/O2) sedation is commonly used in dentistry to reduce anxiety and dental fears in both pediatric and adult patients.

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ADCFP Spotlight: Albert Ngo & Tim Jung

The Academic Careers Fellowship Program (ADCFP) provides dental students at UCSF the opportunity to explore academia through faculty mentorship and research- or education-based projects. Read what some of our students are working on below: Throughout the first and second years, UCSF dental students are required to assist as part of their PCC course requirements. However,

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ADCFP Spotlight: Karisa Yamamoto & Rebecca Lerman

The Academic Careers Fellowship Program (ADCFP) provides dental students at UCSF the opportunity to explore academia through faculty mentorship and research- or education-based projects. Read what some of our students are working on below: We are Karisa Yamamoto and Rebecca Lerman, third year dental students at UCSF. Since our first year of dental school, we have been

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ADEA 2018 Fall Session Reflection #3

Overall, I was extremely impressed by the ADEA Fall meeting and how organized ADEA as a whole is. I only recently became involved with ADEA last year when I joined the Executive Board, so I was unaware of the multitude of councils that exist, including the Council of Students, Residents, and Fellows (COSRF), Council of

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ADEA 2018 Fall Session Reflection #2

The national ADEA chapter is growing fast. With the help of established chapters, like UCSF in the Council of Students, Residents, and Fellows, ADEA local chapters have been coming to fruition across multiple dental schools. Forty-eight of the sixty-six US dental schools to be exact. How has this process been stream-lined? By coming together and

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Become a national member of ADEA today!

Become a national member of ADEA today!