Calling all students interested in pursuing a career in dentistry!
The Destination Dental School Program would prepare college students for careers in medicine, pharmacy, veterinary medicine, and dentistry. Destination Dental School is an intense gateway experience for underrepresented minority students interested in a career in dentistry. The goal of the program is to encourage and increase the number of talented underrepresented students who pursue a career in dentistry. The course is presented by the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Students will participate virtually, on Saturdays.
Visit bit.ly/2N26f8K for more information and to apply. Application deadline is Feb. 28.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services just announced that dentists now have until Aug. 28 to begin the application process for the Provider Relief Fund being administered by HHS.
FDA members, make sure to check your inbox for an alert sent Friday evening with all the details. Full details on the extension can be found in this press release.
The FDA was featured as part of an “Epic Responses” article for treating patients during the coronavirus pandemic in Influence Magazine — check out pages 116 and 147.
Click the image below to access the magazine.
[FDA President Dr. Rudy] “Liddell, addressing the Agriculture, Finance, Government, Healthcare, Management and Professional Services committee, pushed for dentists to be considered ‘essential’ so they can get the Personal Protective Equipment, such as N95 masks, that is necessary for a timely and safe re-opening.”
To hear a recording of Dr. Liddell’s address to the task force, go to soundcloud.com/user-401731049-…/florida-governors-task-group. (Audio begins at 0:11.)
To read an article regarding his address, go to floridapolitics.com/archives/329743-covid19-dentists.