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  • March 5th - ADEA Faculty Panel LnL

    Faculty Panel
    LNL
    Hosted by: Student American Dental Education Association (ADEA)


    • When: 12:05-1:00pm, Thursday, March 5th
    • Where: room 2-650, Moos Tower
    • Who: All students are welcome to attend. D1, D3, DT and DH
    students will receive CE credit for Dental Professional Development.
    • Why: To learn about faculty members’ journeys into education.
    Feel free to come with questions. Lunch will be provided.

    Panel:
    Dean Assael- Dean since 2012. He previously served as the dean to the College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky. Was chairman and professor of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the School of Dentistry at Oregon Health & Science University.
    Dr. Nadeau- Clinical Professor and Director Division of Comprehensive Care and Department of Primary Dental Care. Received BS, MPH, and DDS from University of Minnesota and completed residency at the VA. Was in private practice until joining the School of Dentistry faculty in 1993.
    Dr. Quick- Director, Division of Dental Public Health, Department of Primary Dental Care. Received BA from St. Olaf College, DDS from University of Minnesota and Ph.D in Health Services Research and Policy from University of Minnesota.
    Dr. Porter- Clinical Assistant professor, Division of Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Sciences. Received BA and DDS from University of Minnesota. Completed General Practice Residency at UMN Medical Center. Currently getting a Masters in Dental Education.
    Ms. Christine Blue- Director and Associate Professor, Division of Dental Hygiene. Received BSDH and MSDH from Old Dominion University. Currently a doctoral student in the College of Graduate Health Studies from A.T. Still University.


    Sponsored by:
    Student Unions and Activities Grant Initiatives & Coca-Cola
     

  • DDS-Clinical Research Internship

    CLINICAL RESEARCH INTERNSHIP

    TYPE OF OPPORTUNITY: DDS Associate, Current DDS students
    TYPE OF PRACTICE: Align Technology, Inc

    LOCATION OF PRACTICE:
    Align Technology, Inc
    2560 Orchard Parkway
    San Jose, CA 95131

    In a Dental Health Professional Shortage Area (HPSA)? No

    DATE OPPORTUNITY AVAILABLE: 6/1/2015

    PRACTICE/OPPORTUNITY DESCRIPTION:
    R&D Clinical Research Intern

    This position is responsible for assisting the Research Associate(s) in the Clinical R&D department. The Research Intern will help with daily tasks and work closely on research studies.\

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
    • Presentation on program participation.
    • Data collection of clinical research cases.
    • Updating reference articles to the clinical binders.
    • Scanning models when assigned.
    • Archiving models from ongoing studies.
    • Create packaging/shipping boxes.
    • Follows all departmental and company procedures as indicated in quality, administrative, or other systems.
    • Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures. Report all unsafe activities to supervisor and/or Human Resources.
    • Assist with documentation and organization of various projects
    • Assist with development of presentation materials including handouts, posters, graphs and PowerPoint presentations

    QUALIFICATIONS
    • Current pre-doctoral graduate, dental student or dental post-graduate with dental degree
    • Experience with data management, including using word-processing, spreadsheet and database software helpful.
    • Willingness to be reassigned to different tasks in a fast-paced research environment.
    • Regard for patient privacy essential.
    • Professionalism in interacting with practitioners and academicians
    • Good oral and written communication skills. Strong writing skills helpful.
    • Organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks in order to meet deadlines.
    • Strong attention to detail and ability to ask clarifying questions.
    • Ability to work independently with only general supervision as well as cross-functionally
    • Competency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access preferred.

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
    • Bachelor’s degree in Science or Business
    • DDS in process or received

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIRONMENT
    The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
    Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, sit, and use hands to handle objects and tools; reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move light to moderate weight. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
    • Work Environment: The noise level and temperature in the work environment is usually moderate.

    WORK WEEK: Full Time
    WORK HOURS/DAYS: Monday-Friday (Regular Business Hours)

    CONTACT INFORMATION:
    Clinical Research
    2560 Orchard Parkway
    San Jose, CA
    clinicalresearch@aligntech.com

  • AAOMS research summit May 6-7, 2015

    DDS students are eligible to attend the AAOMS research summit, as are OMS residents. This as a great program to stimulate clinical research in OMS. Click here for full details!

  • 2015 Postdoctoral MATCH program now accepting applications

    POSTDOCTORAL DENTAL MATCHING PROGRAM FOR 2015-2016 POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS

    Now accepting applications. Please click on the following for more information:

    MATCH Announcement

    MATCH Dates to know

    MATCH application instructions

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