WesternU College of Dental Medicine


Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (ICPC) at WesternU

Interprofessional Collaborative Practice (IPCP) is an important aspect of Community Based Dental Education (CBDE) at WesternU. IPCP is integrated within the curriculum for pre-professional students.  Dr. Jamie Parado and Dr. Wade Banner taught Physician Assistant (PA) students how to perform oral…

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CDM Faculty & Staff Committed to WesternU Value of Lifelong Learning

On February 4th, CDM faculty and staff gathered for a development day that focused on topics such as goal setting and prioritizing.  Prior to the morning training sessions, Dean Friedrichsen gave his State of the College address, which emphasized our…

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Student Spotlight: CDM’s Inaugural International Externship

Since his arrival to campus, graduating student Pasha Mostowfi has taken on the role of pioneer. Among many achievements, he is responsible for the growth of SMSPP (Summer Medical Sciences Prep Program), which assists incoming students with the transition into…

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Faculty Member, Dr. Pape, earns Dental Educator Certificate

Dr. Gary Pape is known for his strong ambition in seeking  new methods to improve his teaching skills. He has recently earned a dental educator certificate through a program at the University of Pacific’s School of Dentistry and School of…

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