Next Steps After
Securing Your Dental School Interview
Congratulations, you got the interview for dental
school! Now what? Are you familiar with “Open File” or “Closed File”
interviewing styles? After participating in workshops with admissions
personnel from other institutions and interviewing potential dental
students for several years, Jeffrey L. Turchi, D.D.S., offers some
interview tips from the perspective of an admissions officer.
Successfully Navigating Your Dental School
Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 Time: Noon – 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time Join us on October 12 as our experts offer
specific tactics and strategies for successfully navigating the
intricacies of the dental school interview. Our panelists will
tackle all stages of the process, and will share with attendees
their top 5 “do’s and don’ts” for making a good impression during
Are you ready for interview
day? A wise student is prepared ahead of time with a list of
questions to ask the committee. Here is an archive of the best
questions asked by previous applicants, as reported by dental
school admissions officers.
Practitioner Profile: Continuing Education Opens
Doors in the Dental Professions
From dental assistant to the
Dean of Health Sciences, dental hygienist Lisa M. Baker, M.S.,
RDH, CDA, credits all the open career doors she’s encountered to
the decision to further her education. Now her focus is on giving
back to future dental and dental hygiene students through the
development of programs and services that will ensure their success.
“There is no greater feeling than being a part of someone else
achieving their dream of becoming a health professional,” says
Prof. Baker during a recent sit down with the ADEA GoDental
Thank you for your
participation in the 5th Annual Pre-Dental Fair!
Over 200 prospective students attended and learned more about the UF College of
Dentistry, and we could not have done this without your help – really. Ten undergraduate institutions
were represented, and even a high school student from Tampa attended in
hopes of learning more about dentistry and UFCD.
We are very grateful
for the support from within the college and the undergraduate groups
present! We look forward to working with you for future events for the
Anything in particular
that you liked? Anything in particular that you think could improve?