Navigation Links
Inaugural issue of the NYU College of Dentistry's JADE online now
Date:2/1/2013

New York University College of Dentistry (NYUCD) is delighted to introduce the inaugural issue of the Journal of the Academy of Distinguished Educators (JADE), published by NYUCD. JADE can be accessed by going to http://www.nyu.edu/dental/ade/.

An online-only, open-access journal, JADE is the publications component of the NYU Academy of Distinguished Educators. The mission of the Academy is to enhance overall teaching at NYUCD and to stimulate excitement among teachers around their intellectual content.

JADE intends to invite experts in higher education to face off on the thorny issues confronting higher education, even as it endeavors to foster interdisciplinary and interprofessional collaboration.

"The mission of JADE is to endorse reinforce the goals of the Academy of Distinguished Educators and to promote the free exchange of ideas regarding higher educational theory, methods, and tools," said Dr. Mary E. Northridge, JADE editorial panel chair and assistant professor of epidemiology and health promotion at NYUCD. "On behalf of the Editorial Panel of JADE, I hope that you will enjoy the publication and the website, and that you will share it with your colleagues. We look forward to your comments and suggestions," she said.

This inaugural issue is a model for the sorts of topics that JADE intends to tackle.

In his provocative centerpiece article, titled "The Dental Education Bubble: Are We Ready for a LEED-Style Rating?" NYUCD Dean Charles N. Bertolami uses the LEED rating system as a prototype that, in his own words, "could be adapted to dental education in order to give dental school applicants, faculty members, governmental officials, the media, and the public a more open and honest appraisal of what a given educational program has to offer and what the educational product is really expected to be."

In his cogently argued rejoinder, Allan J. Formicola asserts that the rating system proposed will not improve the profession, because the current accrediting process does take into consideration differences in dental schools' missions and goals, "but assures that all schools, new and established, meet standards that are accepted by the academy, the practicing community, and the licensing community."

Finally, Ronald Bayer places his emphasis on "what the state has a duty to do to assure equitable access to healthcare services, to create just healthcare systems, and to secure the social conditions that promote health and limit disease and disability," and asserts that a core mission of dental education in the United States ought to be understanding the social forces that may foster or impede the path to dental justice.


'/>"/>

Contact: Christopher James
christopher.james@nyu.edu
212-998-6876
New York University
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Fit Body Boot Camp Yorba Linda and Chick-fil-A Yorba Linda Announce Inaugural Family Fitness Day
2. National Academy of Inventors inaugural conference highlights innovative technologies
3. APS announces inaugural issue of new journal, Clinical Psychological Science
4. U-Ms Taubman Institute awards inaugural $100,000 translational medical research prize
5. Cervalis Uncovers Big Issues for Data Center Executives in 2013
6. Skin, soft tissue infections succumb to blue light
7. First-Ever Guidelines Issued for Treating Type 2 Diabetes in Kids
8. DePuy Pinnacle Lawsuits: Explant Preservation Order Issued in Federal DePuy Pinnacle Hip Litigation
9. Method patent issued for investigational new class of pain medication
10. Maglev tissues could speed toxicity tests
11. Researchers prevent cancer spread by blocking tissue scarring
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... TransactRx announces the release of ... medical service claims by Pharmacy Benefit Managers that were submitted by Retail Clinics ... TransactRx Cross Benefit Clearinghouse receives standard professional medical claims submitted from the retail ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... ... School of Nursing and Health Professions. She will lead a team of more than ... Team. Baker will begin her role as dean in late August. , Baker comes ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... Laser ... to help turn back the hands of time of female aging. The ... childbirth. Women with symptoms such as leakage, laxity, itchiness and pain have reported ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... May 25, 2016 , ... Researchers ... 2016 Annual COVD Meeting for their work on visual evoked potential and human attention. ... recent studies that used the Diopsys® NOVA™ ERG and VEP Vision Testing System ...
(Date:5/25/2016)... ... May 25, 2016 , ... HealthPostures ... will join America's leading engineers at the American Society of Safety Engineers Conference ... Congress Center. , Engineers, speakers and exhibitors from more than 40 countries ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/24/2016)... 24, 2016 Niederländische Chirurgen ... die es Ärzten erlaubt, ihre Expertise weltweit zu ... kombiniert Live Streaming mit einer Instant-Messaging-Funktion und der ... Mediziner in Europa, Afrika, Asien und den ... die Plattform registriert. Information und Weiterbildung   ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... 2016  Diana Russell suffers from a form of ... inside out.  This disease has put her in a ... and grandchildren to leave her home.  Because of the ... haul the wheelchair.  So if there is a family ... is left to wait for the bus. ...
(Date:5/24/2016)... Marziani has joined VMS BioMarketing as senior vice president of sales, announced Andrea ... Marziani will lead the company,s business development and sales team, exploring new opportunities for ... - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160523/371089 ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: