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Course Name Department Title of Project Sponsor Primary Contact Last Name Primary Contact First Name Dental Practice-Based Research National Institutes of Health Gilbert Gregg H. Network (DPBRN) Title of Project Sponsor International Student Exchange Program School of Dentistry Filler Steve Hispanic Dental Association School of Dentistry Mazer Raquel Enhancing Inter-professional Global Health Learning Opportunities for UAB Sparkman Center, and UAB Students School of Nursing, SOD, SOM Childres Noel Course Name Research Activities Secondary Contact Last Secondary Contact First Primary Contact Title Primary Contact Degree Name Name Prof/Chairman Dentistry DDS Service Activities Dir/Admissions Office DDS Associate Professor DMD; MS; MPH Aponte Ruth Chair, Department of Pediatric DDS; MS; Ph.D Davis Conan Dentistry Course Name Instructor(s) Contact Information earch Activities Secondary Contact Title Secondary Contact Degree Prinicipal Investigator Contact Information firstname.lastname@example.org rvice Activities Responsible Party Contact Information email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org; DMD, MS, FACP email@example.com Assoc Prof DMD firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com Course Description Key Words Country/Location Project Description Key Words DPBRN is a consortium of participating practices and dental organizations committed to advancing knowledge of dental practice Denmark; Sweden; Norway. and ways to improve it. Essentially, it is "practical science" done about, Research Network in, and for the benefit of "real world" daily clinical practice. Total Funding: $2,286,769. Active. Country/Location Description of Project Key Words The exchange program allows students and faculty from each school to observe clinical techniques, research programs, and physical facilities at their host institution. Close interaction between individual students and faculty provides an excellent opportunity for learning and cultural exchange. A group of approximately 5 dental students and 1 faculty member from each Japanese university is expected to visit the School of Dentistry for ten days each year. The UASOD will also be Student and faculty Japan sending a group of students to visit Meikai and/or Asahi each year. exchange; Japan This organization is dedicated to promoting and improving the oral health of the Hispanic community and providing advocacy for Hispanic oral health professionals across the United States. Comprised of members that include practicing dentists, dental educators, allied dental educators and allied dental professionals as well as students, the Association works with a wide spectrum of individuals to improve education, foster research and communicate to Hispanic and non- Hispanic Hispanic dental professionals and the community at large about oral community; oral health issues specific to the Hispanic community. health; advocacy This project is proposed to improve medical/dental education at UAB by offering two innovative inter-professional global health learning opportunities. These will involve global health case studies for students and service learning opportunities for students both locally and globally.
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