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    Non-match AEGDs and GPRs?

    Most of the programs I'm interested in are non-match programs based on the region I'm applying to - how does this work when acceptances are released? Will some programs extend offers with short deadlines for acceptance? I'm a pretty average applicant so was looking to apply to a good number of...
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    American AEGD & Canadian GPR Programs (2021)

    Hello Everyone, I am currently an Australian dental student looking to pursue an American AEGD or Canadian GPR program in 2021, any information on program exposure (beyond what is available online) would be greatly appreciated. To clarify, I am not looking for licensure within the United...
  3. _ToothBeTold_

    ***AEGD/GPR Recommendations/Experiences?***

    Hi everyone! I hope you all are staying safe and sane during these unprecedented times... I'm a current D3 who is in the midst of researching AEGD/GPR programs to apply for this summer, and unfortunately COVID has ruined the ability to visit any of these programs prior to applying:( I know...
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    Air Force AEGD

    Hello, I am a 3-year HPSP scholarship recipient via the Air Force and as such I am required to apply/accept an Air Force AEGD position. I understand that there can be some variability due to the different needs of each of the AEGD bases but I was wondering what I should be expecting in terms of...
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    Air Force AEGD

    Hello, I am a 3-year HPSP scholarship recipient via the Air Force and as such I am required to apply/accept an Air Force AEGD position. I understand that there can be some variability due to the different needs of each of the AEGD bases but I was wondering what I should be expecting in terms of...
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    NHSC and Residencies

    Hey everyone! So I am very fortunate to be a NHSC scholarship recipient and I have recently been considering a pursuing a GPR or AEGD prior to graduation (I’m only a D1). I was wondering if you guys think completing a residency would be worth the time investment. One of my concerns is simply...
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    Wilkes Barre VA GPR

    Hello! Does anyone on here have any experience or knowledge about the GPR residency at the Wilkes Barre VA Hospital? I’ve been considering pursuing a VA GPR residency and I was wondering if anyone could post their experience with this program and provide me with information about numbers of...
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    Best AEGD Programs for Implant/Prosth Experience

    Hey everyone- I'm a 3rd year dental student starting to look into residency programs. Currently, I am deciding between specializing in Prosthodontics or going the AEGD route. I am leaning towards being very selective of the Prosthodontic programs I would attend which obviously would lower my...
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    2019 Residents in the Los Angeles area

    Hey everyone! Just thought I'd start a thread for anyone moving to the Los Angeles for residency this summer as an opportunity to meet people before we all get there. Feel free to post to which program you will be attending below, when you start, and where you're from.
  10. coribear09

    second year looking for advice on AEGD/GPR

    Hey I was curious about how competitive it is to get accepted into an out of state GPR or AEGD residency program?? I currently attend the OU College of Dentistry and don't plan to stay in Oklahoma City. My grades are good, I have a 3.7 halfway through second year and I help out with ASDA events...
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    Any info about UConn AEGD interview?

    Hi, can anyone share information about UConn's AEGD interview? I know for 2019 intake, the interviews started on Oct 30, so some have for sure completed it by now. I can't seem to find any information about this interview ever since the program director changed from 2016. I would like to know...
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    UCLA AEGD Westwood Overview?

    hi guys I’m an international dentist and I was keen to apply for the aegd we stood UCLA. However I understand for a non coda grad it’s pretty competitive. However what’s the overview by on the ACT AEGD programme that the dept also offers? Is it worth the money to pursue it? I’m interested in...
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    AEGD UConn 2019

    Hello fellow applicants. I was wondering if anyone of you have applied to the AEGD UConn programme have heard back yet for an interview or anything at all? The deadline was 16 Oct and I’m anxious to know when they usually send out interview dates.
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    **2019 AEGD/GPR PASS/Interviews/Match/Non-Match**

    Thought I'd start an AEGD/GPR thread for the 2019 PASS cycle. Please feel free to post about any updates on invites, interviews or any application related info. Wish y'all the best!
  16. itsmekook

    After graduation timeline

    So I'm D3 and wondering what's the timeline is like after graduation. May - graduation BOLC? when? After BOLC - i have family, so I'm wondering if how long we get to move to first duty station? - is it going to different if I go to AEGD? Thanks in advance!
  17. tonywonder

    Assess competitiveness of GPR/AEGD programs?

    Is there any info out there to help evaluate the competitiveness among GPR/AEGD programs, re: acceptance rates? I would assume those with fewer eligibility requirements are less competitive, but does anyone have some more insight?
  18. gage1124

    AEGD Recommendations

    Hello all!! I'm wrapping up my 3rd year of dental school and plan to apply this summer to AEGD programs. I've gone through the list of programs on the ADEA PASS site and visited the links given, but there just isn't much information on most of the programs. I was hoping to hear from some AEGD...
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    GPR or AEGD for international/FTD with stipends?

    Hi everyone, I'll be graduating from a foreign dental school in Central America this fall and I'm planning to do a GPR or AEGD that accepts FTDs with stipends (waived tuition with a little allowance maybe?) I am aware that UConn had a 1yr or 2yr program but I don't know if it's still available...
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    Apply to both GPR/OMFS in the same cycle?

    Hey guys! I'm a current 3DN, and I waited a bit too long to make up my mind about residencies. I always figured I'd fall back on an AEGD/GPR and just do general if I didn't decide on something. Recently I've been getting drawn in to OMFS and am seriously considering applying for a 4 year...
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    ***Official 2018 GPR/AEGD Interviews/Match/Non-Match Results

    Post any updates about GPR/AEGD residency programs here. :) --interview dates --application statuses --any information you want to share --questions, etc. I didn't see anything started yet, but they started one of these around this time last year. Good luck everyone!
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    AEGD Connecticut

    Hello. Does anybody know about the acceptance rate of international dentists in U Connecticut's AEGD program? Do recent dental graduates stand a chance?
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    Army - 'Snowbird' year question

    Quick question on the snowbird year (army)... I know that in between graduating dental school and beginning a specialty residency you have to do a 'snowbird' year before beginning your residency (assuming you've been accepted into a specialty straight out of dental school), but is the same true...
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    AEGD / GPR Information

    As a former resident, I would like to share my experience at the San Antonio VA AEGD directed by Dr. Alan Scott Douglas. My intention is not to solely promote this one residency, but also to inform those interested in completing an AEGD/GPR of what can be accomplished in an additional year of...
  25. MARMELSTEIN

    Rochester Univeristy AEGD program 2018-2019

    Hello everyone! I created this topic to share any information about Rochester AEGD program 2018-2019 application. Good luck for all of us! "Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. If you can't help them, at least don't hurt them." Dalai lama
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    Applying for 2 residency programs

    Hi! I am wanting to apply for an Orthodontic residency but worried I may not get in. There is a specific AEGD program that I am also really interested in and would love to have that as a backup. The AEGD program is a non match and so I am wondering if this is possible? Also, would it look...
  27. SparDent

    GPR/AEGD vs Associate position

    I am currently a D3 at a dental school in New York state. I am from out of state and do not plan on staying in new york so a PGY1 is not required. I also do not have family in dentistry and am planning on practicing away from my home town. The culture at my school seems to bias toward sending...
  28. go_dental882

    Army AEGD Selection Results

    Hello, I heard that the Army AEGD (1 year) board meets mid-November. Any ideas on when they do, and when we will find out selection results? A recruiter told us that we would find out selection results and AEGD location at the same time though I've heard from others that you find out the...
  29. tonywonder

    GPR/AEGD vs postgrad "corporate" employment of same duration

    Compare a gen postdoc program (say 2 yrs) with large practice employment of the same duration - in the context of ultimately preparing one for solo practice. Is short-term, post-grad "corporate" employment considered a practical alternative to postdoc programs? I imagine the value of a...
  30. tonywonder

    GPR/AEGD vs postgrad "corporate" employment of same duration

    Compare a gen postdoc program (say 2 yrs) with large practice employment of the same duration - in the context of ultimately preparing one for solo practice. Is short-term, post-grad "corporate" employment considered a practical alternative to postdoc programs? I imagine the value of a...
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    VA (Veterans Affairs) AEGD & GPR Programs - Open for Applications!

    Zablocki VA Great Lakes AEGD Site at Milwaukee VA - Milwaukee, WI Site at Green Bay VA - Green Bay, WI Jesse Brown VA Great Lakes GPR Site at Milwaukee and Green Bay VA - Milwaukee and Green Bay, WI Site at Jesse Brown VAMC, Chicago, IL Website...
  32. alealvarado

    GPA 2.88

    Hey guys!!
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    Army Questions about AEGD, Moonlighting, and Duty Stations!

    Hello everyone. I'm about to graduate next spring from dental school (HPSP recipient) and I have some questions in regard to AEGD programs offered in the Army as well as some miscellaneous questions/comments. I've read a quite a few threads in regard to AEGD programs offered but I still have a...
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    GPR/AEGD programs that suit my needs?

    Hello all, I plan on applying to GPR and AEGD programs this upcoming cycle. I am not exactly sure what my end game is, but I may consider specializing in prosthodontics down the road; I love the idea of learning the "how" and "why" of more advanced/difficult restorative cases. For the next year...
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    HARLEM HOSPITAL DENTAL GPR POSITION AVAILABLE FOR JULY 1, 2016

    Available Positions for Harlem Hospital Center's Dental GPR!!!! (US and Canadian Dental Students) for a July 1, 2016 start date. Official board scores, undergrad and dental school transcripts, a deans' letter, 2-letters of recommendation and a personal statement are necessary. A brief...
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    University of New England College of Dental Medicine AEGD (GME/PGY 1)

    There is a new AEGD (US and Canadian grads. only) at the University of New England in Portland Maine.
  37. AmericanHero

    Army BOLC 2016 Specific Questions

    Hi everyone! So I have recently started to think about the future and of course BOLC came to mind. I'm graduating end of May, going to 1 year AEGD and just now read a phenomenal post a few lines bellow this one titled "Army BOLC 2015 - what was it like." A really phenomenal job with that post...
  38. chompsss

    Army AEGD with ACP (Advanced Clinical Practice Program)

    Hello, Does anybody have more information on the ACP program through the Army? I know that if you do the 12-month Army AEGD and the Advanced Clinical Practice Program afterward, that you are able to get an $18k, $27k or $35k bonus per year, but I can't find much information about the ACP...
  39. chompsss

    Navy AEGD/GPR - Pay bump?

    Hello, I know that with the Army, if you do the 12-month AEGD and the Advanced Clinical Practice Program afterwards (I've heard it's self-paced but some people have mentioned completing it in 8 months), it entitles you to between $18,000 and $35,000 more per year as a bonus. If one does a Navy...
  40. OMFSTRAIN

    AEGD/GPR Programs for Foreign Trained Dentists 2016

    As a foreign trained dentist I had to do quite a bit of research to be able to apply to all these programs. This is a list of programs I was able to find that accepted foreign graduates. Although this list is current and accurate for the application year 2016-2017, I reccomend doing your own...