The class size is 2 residents per year and begins in July of each year. The Oral Biology program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas is designed to offer a broad spectrum of didactic, clinical, research, and teaching experience in the field of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics.
The emphasis of this program is the development of researchers that will further the scientific advancement in scholarly research, foster innovation and creativity, and support investigations that will further the understanding of clinical practice in oral health.
- Develop outstanding clinical skills to allow quality patient care and service.
- Achieve competencies required for Board Certification.
- Demonstrate competence in the provision of didactic and clinical instruction for educational purposes.
- Develop and complete major research project in conjunction with Ph.D. program.
- Complete, present, and defend dissertation for Ph.D. program.
- Demonstrate cultural sensitivity when serving underserved populations in the state of Nevada.
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- Clinic Orthodontics
- Growth and Development
- Diagnosis & Treatment Plan
- Orthodontic Materials
- Craniofacial Anomalies
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- 60 months
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DisciplinesBiology Dentistry Microbiology View 44 other PhDs in Microbiology in United States
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Must have passed Parts I and II, National Dental Board Examination.
- Must have earned a DMD/DDS degree from a program in the US or Canada that is fully accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation
- Must be eligible for a Nevada state dental license and receive a full or limited dental license from the Nevada State Board of Dental Examiners prior to engaging in any clinical activity.
- Application through the Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) including specified letters of recommendations.
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International23411 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 60 months.
National23411 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 60 months.
In-State6869 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6869 USD per year during 60 months.
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