Dental Residency Program Goals and Objectives
The goal of the program is to provide training and experience to one qualified dentist a year in dental public health administration and research.
- Provide residents with the opportunity to plan, develop and complete a program which satisfies the criteria established by the American Board of Dental Public Health.
- Expose residents to experiences that allow the application of the theory and principles of public health practice to actual situations which develop in a community.
- Ensure that residents acquire experience with a variety of programs and methods utilized in dental public health.
- Upon completion of the program, residents should be able to demonstrate competency in the skills and knowledge that are essential for a dentist who practices public health as his/her specialty.
||Dr. Jay Kumar, DDS, MPH|
||The Dental Public Health Residency Program|
NYSDOH Bureau of Dental Health,
ESP Corning Tower
Albany, NY 12237-0619