With issues such as shrinking revenue, access to care, faculty workloads, and graying faculty, dental schools are faced with difficult challenges that fall to dental school deans to manage. Do dental school deans have the organizational skill sets and ethical frameworks necessary to address the challenges now facing dental schools? The purpose of this article is to pose questions and suggestions regarding some of the key issues in dental colleges today and to stimulate discussion in the dental community about needed changes in dental education.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Journal of dental education|
|Publication status||Published - Jun 1 2009|
- Dental colleges
- Faculty workload
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