Dental Public Health Board Exam Review Course

Course Description

Each spring, the American Board of Dental Public Health administers the examination for candidates wishing to become board-certified in the ADA-recognized specialty of Dental Public Health. This course provides an active review workshop for candidates planning to take the specialty board examination. Participants work in small groups in advance of the workshop and then share materials and presentations with the other participants during the workshop.

Course Objectives

  • Review the core information in dental public health in preparation for the Dental Public Health Specialty Board Examination.
  • Discuss the structure of the exam, study strategy, and share information among course participants.

Agenda

Monday, November 16, 2015

8:00 am – 8:30 am Continental breakfast
8:30 am – 9:30 am Introductions, Discussion of agenda, strategies, Group photo
9:30 am – 11:00 am Begin discussions of:

  • Exam format
  • Competencies
  • Related chapters in Dental Public Health textbooks
  • Dental literature
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Group 1: Current events facing dentistry and dental public health
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch break (on your own)
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm Group 1: Current events continued
2:30 pm – 5:30 pm Group 2: Program planning, management and administration Competencies I, III

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

8:00 am – 8:30 am Continental breakfast
8:30 am – 12:00 pm Group 3: Research Methods in Dental Public Health Competencies IV, IX, X
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch break (on your own)
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Group 4: Oral Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Competencies II, VI
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Information about Directors of ABDPH
Evening Group dinner

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

8:00 am – 8:30 am Continental breakfast
8:30 am – 11:30 am Group 5: Oral Health Delivery Systems Competencies V, VII
11:30 am – 12:00 pm Wrap-up

Faculty

Location

UF College of Dentistry
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL 32610

888-550-4590 (toll-free)

University of Florida

Continuing Education Units

19.5 contact hours. Lecture/Participation.

Hands-on Course Hands-On Workshop

Registration Deadline

Friday, October 3, 2014

 

 

Registration 
  • Breakfast included
     
Participant Registration Fee
Dentists $150
Dates Location Course # AGD #
November 16-18, 2015 (Mon.-Wed.) Gainesville 160023 742