Office of Continuing Education 


501 South Preston Street, Suite 240
Louisville, KY 40202-1701
Telephone: (502) 852-5077
Fax: (502) 852-3994

Staff Development: Commission on Dental Accreditation 'CODA' - What it means for Faculty, Staff and Students

For ULSD Staff Only. If you wish CEU credit or Verification of Attendance, pre-registration is mandatory.

Course Director: Deborah Wade, Program Coordinator
Innovation and Community Engagement 

Guest Speaker: Gary A. Crim, DMD, MSD
Associate Dean of Predoctoral Education

Event Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2013

LOCATION: University of Louisville School of Dentistry - 501 South Preston Street
Louisville, KY 40202


ROOM 119 (lunch not included)

If you wish a Verification of Attendance and/or CEU credit, Registration is Mandatory.


This is a series of 1-hour sessions. Our ability to communicate in so many modes is unique. The text, email, twitter, face book, phone calls, memos, and face to face, etc. frequently become tangled and misunderstood!

The Lunch and Learn sessions will be a place for our voices, our ideas and our suggestions as we increase our own Oral Health Literacy in order to be better ambassadors for ULSD.


By the end of this session, all will have a better understanding of:
• The purpose of accreditation
• How accreditation works
• New Standards

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. - Lecture

About Gary A. Crim, Associate Dean of Pre-doctoral Education

Dr. Crim received his D.M.D. degree from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 1974 and a M.S.D. in Dental Materials from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1981. He practiced general dentistry for four years and has taught at the University of Louisville since 1976. He was Chair of the Department of the Department of Diagnosis and General Dentistry from 1993-1999. He is currently Professor and Associate Dean of Pre-doctoral Education and Interim Chair of the Department of General Dentistry and Oral Medicine. In addition to his administrative position, he is the director of three courses, including Dental Anatomy/Pre-clinical Operative Dentistry and presents over 30 lectures a year in the School of Dentistry. He has been involved in dental materials research, concentrating in the area of dentin bonding and other aspects of adhesive and esthetic dentistry. He has published over 50 refereed manuscripts, several abstracts, and has presented numerous continuing education courses. He has served as a reviewer for the American Journal of Dentistry, Journal of Dental Materials, General Dentist, and the Journal of Dentistry. He is a member of various professional organizations and is a fellow of the American College of Dentists.


Lecture: CEU(s) - 1

Education Method: Live Interactive Format

Course: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

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