WesternU College of Dental Medicine

Category: Dental Education


CDM Faculty Discusses Dental Professionalism in CDA Journal

In October’s issue of the California Dental Association (CDA) Journal, CDM Assistant Professor, Robert Stevenson, DDS contributed a short piece on the importance of ethics in the dental profession.  Dr. Stevenson, who is the course director for the College’s Ethics…

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Faculty and Student Authorships & Publications

CDM faculty member Jeffrey Elo, DDS, MS, FACS in collaboration with DMD 2017 student Ho-Hyun (Brian) Sun recently wrote and published a chapter titled, “Anesthesia and Sedation”in the book A Textbook of Advanced Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Volume 3.  In addition…

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Formative Feedback Research Funded Through Intramural Grant

Dr. Sandra Farah-Franco, Assistant Dean of Dental Sciences Education, was awarded an intramural grant for her body of research titled, “Professional Longitudinal Formative Feedback Mobile-Based System”. Dr. Franco’s abstract was selected for funding from a pool of high-quality proposals, which were…

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CDM Presentation Well-Received at National Meeting

On March 7, Dr. Marisa Watanabe and Luahna Ellner, RDHAP presented “Fluoride Varnish: Knowledge, Clinical Application, and Follow-up Recommendations” at the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) Regional Public Health Nurses (PHNs) Meeting….

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In the Fast Lane to Formative Feedback: CDM’s Mobile App Debuts at ADEA2016

Western University of Health Sciences – College of Dental Medicine continues to pave the way for dental education through its implementation of innovative solutions in all arms of its curriculum.  This week at the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Annual Meeting in…

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