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New dental school in Arizona?

Discussion in 'Pre-Dental' started by No2thDk, Apr 19, 2002.

  1. No2thDk

    No2thDk Junior Member 10+ Year Member

    Mar 16, 2001

    I heard there was going to be a new dental school in Arizone (ASU?).

    Does anyone have any info?


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  3. Yah-E

    Yah-E Toof Sniper 10+ Year Member


    Here are some info:

    Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health:

    1) Dean - Jack Dillenberg, D.D.S., M.P.H.

    2) Dental school located in Mesa, AZ

    3) The school will focus on producing graduates to target children, elderly and American Indian populations in the underserved areas.

    4) Will try to attract and recruit American Indian students -- wants to be the only dental school with the most American Indian dental students!

    5) Will use VitalSource, DVD-Rom for textbooks, laptop technology and other most up-to-date technology equipments.

    6) EVERY Friday afternoon students will attend "oral health grand rounds" featuring live and key people in dentistry

    7) ALL exams will be on Mondays!

    8) ALL classes will have PUBLIC HEALTH incorporated in them!

    9) No summers off -- 4 years straight through!

    10) Fourth-year students will have the opportunities to experience much of their clinical training at off-site/campus at underserved community-based setting and/or even go back to their home states and participate in distance learning!

    11) 50 seats in the Entering Class 2003

    12) Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health is a college within Arizona School of Health Sciences (ASHS). ASHS is a division of the KIRKSVILL COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHIC MEDICINE (KCOM)

    13) Contact information:

    Dean - Jack Dillenberg, D.D.S., M.P.H.
    602-751-5225 (cell)
    [email protected]

    14) Will participate in 2003 AADSAS application cycle starting May 15, 2002 online

    For further info, contact the school directly.

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