The Pediatric Dental Residency Program is a hospital-based certificate program located at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah. The program combines an emphasis on clinical proficiency as well as the interdisciplinary approach to treating pediatric dental patients.

Program Overview

The Primary Children’s Hospital Pediatric Dental Residency is a 24-month program beginning July 1 each year. Our hospital-based certificate program accepts two residents on the even year and one on the odd year.
 
The program combines an emphasis on clinical proficiency as well as the interdisciplinary approach to treating the pediatric dental patient and is accredited by the American Dental Association Commission on Dental Education. Dentists who complete the program will receive a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry and meet the advanced education eligibility requirements of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD). 
The program prepares its graduates for specialty practice.


How to Apply

Applications for the Pediatric Dentistry residency program must be submitted through the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) PASS program (Postdoctoral Application Support Service). ADEA PASS simplifies the application process by allowing you to complete one standardized application, rather than individual applications to each program. There is a fee for this service. The application deadline is every  year on September 15.

Application 

Complete the ADEA PASS application or contact: 

Postdoctoral Application Support Services (PASS) 
1625 Massachusetts Avenue,
NW Washington, DC 20036-2212
Phone: (202) 667-1887
Fax: (202) 667-4983

All residency applicants are also required to register with the National Matching Service. The Match is used by applicants and programs to determine the final placement of applicants into positions after the application and evaluation process is completed. Find out more information on the Match or contact: 

National Matching Services, Inc. 
595 Bay Street Suite 301, Box 29
Toronto, Ontario Canada M5G 2C2

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