Comprehensive Dentistry Program Class 31: A FL AGD Mastertrack Course
Earn your Mastership requirements in only 25 months with UF’s one-of-a-kind MasterTrack Comprehensive Dentistry Program.
|Curriculum Hours||Location||Schedule||Apply Today||Tuition|
|600 Contact Hours||Gainesville, FL||CDP 31 Schedule||Download Application||Payment Terms|
UF College of Dentistry and the Florida Academy of General Dentistry have partnered to offer a Joint Providership. This two-year postgraduate course in comprehensive dentistry provides the general practitioner an organized and structured educational program of dental sciences in a format that offers something for everyone.
This program is designed in accordance with the standards of the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP) through joint efforts between University of Florida Continuing Dental Education and the Florida Academy of General Dentistry. The MasterTrack courses are presented by a variety of instructors including UF faculty, nationally-recognized experts and private practitioners. Classes meet one weekend per month on Friday, Saturday and Sunday (including lunch on Fri/Sat). The class format consist of lectures, open discussion, in-office projects, literature review, and hands-on participation utilizing the College of Dentistry’s state-of-the-art Simulation Lab.
UF College of Dentistry has been offering this unique program for over 35 years providing dentists an opportunity to:
- Earn 600 credits toward a Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry MAGD.
- Seek Diplomate status with the American Board of General Dentists upon successful completion.
- Interact with instructors specializing in different fields; with evidence-based, research supported insights into the latest advancements in the profession.
- Network with practitioners nationally and internationally.
- Compile a body of reference material for practical, immediate use in your practice.
- Expand knowledge for newly licensed dentists or introduce new skills for experienced dentists.
The course curriculum parallels the requirements for Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. A certificate of completion is awarded to each candidate that meets requirements in the following areas:
|Operative Dentistry||46 hours|
|Fixed Prosthodontics||46 hours|
|Removable Prosthodontics||46 hours|
|Oral Surgery||46 hours|
|Practice Management||24 hours|
|Basic Science||12 hours|
|Special Patient Care||12 hours|
|Oral Medicine/Oral Diagnosis||12 hours|
|Pediatric Dentistry||12 hours|
|Orofacial Pain||12 hours|
|Anesthesia/Pain Management/Sedation/Pharmacology||12 hours|
|Total Hours||600 hours|
James Haddix, D.M.D.
- Associate Professor, Endodontics
- Director, Comprehensive Dentistry Program at UF
- Assistant Dean of Continuing Dental Education
“I declare that neither I nor any member of my family has a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program greater than $999, nor do I have a financial interest greater than $1,000 in any commercial product(s) I will discuss in the presentation.”
“As past president of FL AGD, a graduate of CDP-22 and visiting faculty for CDP-23 – CDP-28, I cannot overstate the value and strength of this program. The personal enjoyment and professional growth derived from this program can best be illustrated by the number of individuals who have been repeat participants. I would like to encourage you to contact Dr. Jim Haddix, program director, or any of the other helpful people in the Department of Continuing Dental Education concerning questions about the program. We look forward to hearing from you!”
– Tony Menendez, DDS, MAGD
Just a few courses short of your AGD Mastership requirements? UF’s FAGD Mastership Prep Course may be your answer. You may register for selected sessions on a space available basis at $1,259 per 20 CEU, Participation. View the schedule for a complete list of dates and contact us at 1-888-550-4590 with your desired dates.
- Course #: 200232
- Dates: June 2020 – June 2022
- Fri/Sat: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Networking lunch is included)
- Sun: 8 a.m. – noon
- Location: Gainesville, FL
- Tuition: $28,475
- Payment Terms
- Full payment at time of acceptance.
Payable with a non-refundable initial deposit of $2,500 and $1,039 monthly attendance fees.
This program has been approved for tuition payment under the Post-911 GI bill –
For Post 9/11 GI Bill® (Ch 33) students and VA Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (Ch 31) students, our tuition policy complies with 38 USC 3679(e) which means Post 9/11 and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment students will not be charged or otherwise penalized due to a delay in VA tuition and fee payments. For eligibility consideration, a Post 9/11 GI Bill student must submit a VA Certificate of Eligibility (COE) and a Vocational Rehabilitation Student must provide a VAF 28-1905 form. [Please list all additional requirements your school will ask a student to satisfy which are permitted under 38 USC 3679(e)] Please see 38 USC 3679(e) for complete details.
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UF College of Dentistry
1395 Center Drive
Gainesville, FL 32610