1-Year Endodontics Internship Program

UF Advanced Dental Education

Internship in Endodontics for the General Practitioner

The experience is tailored to the desires of the intern with experiences in clinical endodontics, endodontic case analysis, clinical or basic research and didactic endodontic course are all available.

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Details

This course is designed to give the intern an experience in didactic/clinical endodontics that will equip them to do more extensive endodontic treatment in their general practice. Interns will work at the Veteran’s Hospital Dental Clinic one half day per week, under the direction of a full-time professor. In addition, interns may participate in several departmentally offered courses and clinical case conferences with the endodontic residents. We also offer intern an opportunity to work on a basic or clinical research project during the course. Their research may be presented at the American Association of Endodontists Annual meeting and may also be published in the endodontic literature.


Objectives

  • Actively participate in a research project with the goal being an abstract for a national meeting and future presentation.
  • Assist in treatment of patients  in the University of Florida Dental Clinic.
  • Participate in the Endodontic Dental core curriculum.
  • Attend the Endodontic Dental case conferences.
  • Attend selected Endodontic Dental seminars and journal clubs.

Faculty

Roberta Pileggi
Department: DN-ENDODONTICS ADMIN

Roberta Pileggi DDS, MS

Associate Dean, Advanced & Graduate Education; Program Director & Chair Of Endodontics

Program Information and Application

Schedule & Acceptance Criteria

Open to any U.S. and Foreign Dental Graduates

1-Year Program
July 1 through June 30


Monday through Friday, 8am – 5pm (excluding University holidays)

Certification

Contact Hours: 1200 CEU’s Participation/Lecture

Upon completion of the Internship, 1200 CEU’s and a certificate of completion from the Continuing Education Department is awarded.

Includes Limited Patient Care

 

Fees

Tuition: $35,000

Payable in four non-refundable quarterly payments of $8,750.00

Additional expenses may include the purchase of a laptop (College’s choice), scrubs, and textbooks. Details provided upon acceptance.

$50 Application Fee: Non-Refundable

Location & Contact

UF College of Dentistry
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL 32610

Questions regarding the program:
Periodontology Department – (352)273-8360
Questions regarding the application process:

School of Advanced Dental Sciences – (352) 273-7800

Applying to the Program

Application Deadline January 31st

Comprehensive application must be submitted online prior to deadline to be considered.

1. Completed Application Form
2. $50 Application Fee: Non-Refundable
3. Current Curriculum Vitae
4. Two letters of recommendation
5. TOEFL Scores: Paper Exam 550 | Computer Exam 80
5. Financial Guarantee (Government Sponsored)

Due Upon Acceptance

Upon acceptance, Non-US residents requiring a visa must submit all required documentation, including proof of sufficient funds to support the cost of fees and living expenses (Student $1,500/month; Spouse $1,000/month; Per Child $500/month; plus tuition and fees).

TOEFL Scores: Upon acceptance you will be required to send an original.

$300 Processing Fee: Non-Refundable