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The Foundation Announces the 2023-2024 ADEA Scholar: Dr. Lorel E. Burns, DDS, MS

Congrats to Dr. Lorel E. Burns, recipient of the 2023-2024 AAE Foundation & Endo1 Partners ADEA Leadership Institute scholarship! Dr. Lorel E. Burns is Assistant Professor in the Department of Endodontics at NYU College of Dentistry. She is the faculty mentor of the NYU Dentistry chapter of the Student National Dental Association and is a…

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Why should I wait for someone else?

A founder of modern endodontics in Africa makes a major gift to the Foundation For Dr. Mbachan Okwen, the mission of providing endodontic care is one that hits quite close to home, both in Texas and halfway around the world in Africa.  Brought up in Cameroon, he says “endodontics really is the most absent part…

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Is 2023 Your Year?

Happy 2023 from the Foundation for Endodontics! Is this the year you discover the best version of yourself? Are you hoping to become a better endodontist, parent, partner, human? Now that COVID is in our rearview mirror, it is time to reconnect with friends and colleagues. Zoom has been useful, but it does not replace…

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Now Accepting 2023 Domestic Access to Care Grant Applications!

Perhaps you treat veterans at no cost in your office. Maybe you volunteer at a local health clinic for unhoused people. You might partner with a Federally Qualified Health Center that wants to provide endodontic treatment for low-income families. Whoever those patients, wherever you provide the care, this is the spirit of the Foundation for…

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Foundation & Endo1 Partners ADEA Leadership Institute Scholar, Class of 2023: Dr. Leticia Guajardo-Morales

Thanks to Endo1 Partners Dr. Leticia Guajardo-Morales was sponsored to attend the American Dental Education Association’s (ADEA) Leadership Institute to become part of the Class of 2023. The Institute helps to further develop dental faculty and enables a growing pool of outstanding academicians to become academic leaders in dental institutions.   “It’s important to us to…

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