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Predoctoral Course Catalog

DENTPC 565

Dental Curriculum Threads

Conversations on Dental Practice

Course Directors: Rachel Greene & Randy Maebo
Credits: 1 per quarter/3 quarters
Quarters/Yr of Program: Autumn, Winter/1; Autumn/2

Course Overview

This course is the introductory component of the four-year practice management series. It provides a foundation for practice management and features a variety of dental-industry professionals sharing their expertise in this area. The winter-quarter theme is models of oral-healthcare delivery. Students will hear from dental professionals who work in a variety of clinic settings. They will learn how to develop a career plan and will complete a personal career plan based on a model of oral-healthcare delivery that most interests them.

Learning Objectives

The student who successfully completes this course will be able to:
1. Discuss the elements of practice management.
2. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of practice ownership models.
3. Discuss different models of oral-healthcare delivery.
4. Create a career plan.

UWSOD Competencies: C-09, C-06, C-07, CE-04, C-14, C-08

Date last updated: 2024-01-02