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Address:UNC School of Dentistry, Department of Endodontics, 1098 First Dental Building, CB #7450Chapel Hill NC 27599-7450
Program director:Peter Z. Tawil, D.M.D., M.S.
Department/section chair:Ashraf F. Fouad, D.D.S., M.S.
Predoctoral director:Lisiane Ferreira Susin, D.D.S.
Contact person:Ms. Donna Perdue
Phone:919-537-3403
Fax:N/A
Email:Donna_Perdue@unc.edu
Program website:http://www.dent.unc.edu/academic/ade/endo
Application method:

PASS

Application submission:Internet
Application deadline:August 1
Application fee:Refer to PASS
Application website:http://www.dentistry.unc.edu/academic/ade/endo/admissionsinformation.cfm
Annual start date:July 1
Accreditation status:A1
Full-time faculty members:4
Part-time faculty members:1
Full-time Board certified:3
Part-time Board certified:1
Volunteer:19
Volunteer Board certified:11
Accept internationally trained dentists?Yes
Degrees/certificates offered:
  • Certificate
  • M.S.
Length of program in months:
  • Certificate: 36
  • M.S.: 36
State license required?Yes
Must the license be from the state where the sponsoring institution is located?Yes (Resident must apply for the North Carolina State Board Intern permit)
Prerequisites:

N/A

Number of endodontic resident slots:3
Ratio of acceptance to applicants:3-to-100
Tuition per year:$7,000-28,000
Microscope:Lease or purchase
Salary amount:N/A
Stipend amount:Variable
Required graduate preclinical technique course:Yes
First-year enrollment:Certificate and M.S.
Percent of time spent in courses/lectures/seminars:10-40%
Percent of time spent in research:10-30%
Percent of time spent in clinical care:40-70%
Percent of time spent in teaching:5-10%
Percent of time spent on-call and/or in emergency clinic:0-10%
Clinical setting:Dental school
Affiliated institution:North Carolina Central Prison and Durham Veterans Affairs Hospital
Average number of nonsurgical procedures completed per resident:>250; >15 surgical procedures completed by residents
Research requirements:Thesis and manuscript submitted for publication to a referred journal
Residency programs available in other dental specialties at sponsoring institution:
  • Prosthodontics
  • Orthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Operative Dentistry
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
  • General Pracdice Residency
  • Advanced Education in General Dentistry
  • Dental Hygiene Education
  • Dental Assisting Certificate Program
  • Oral Biology
  • Oral Epidemiology
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