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Address:124 Edward StToronto ON Canada M5G 1G6
Program director:Shimon Friedman, D.M.D. and Bettina R. Basrani, D.D.S., M.S.D., Ph.D. (M.Sc. program)
Department/section chair:Anil Kishen, B.D.S., M.D.S., Ph.D.
Predoctoral director:Andres Plazas-Garzon, D.D.S.
Contact person:Endodontics discipline secretary
Phone:416-979-4911, ext. 4401
Fax:416-979-4936
Email:endodontics@dentistry.utoronto.ca
Program website:http://www.dentistry.utoronto.ca/departments/endodontics
Application method:

Directly to Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto

Application submission:Website and hard copy
Application deadline:June 1
Application fee:$260 (CDN)
Application website:http://www.dentistry.utoronto.ca/admissions/graduate-studies
Annual start date:August 2
Accreditation status:Approved
Full-time faculty members:4 full-time; 2 half-time
Part-time faculty members:24
Full-time Board certified:24 (Fellows and members of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada)
Part-time Board certified:19 (Fellows and members of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada)
Volunteer:0
Volunteer Board certified:0
Accept internationally trained dentists?Yes
Degrees/certificates offered:
M.Sc.
Length of program in months:

34 months

State license required?No, educational license provided
Must the license be from the state where the sponsoring institution is located?No, educational license provided
Prerequisites:

Dental degree

Number of endodontic resident slots:9 in total
Ratio of acceptance to applicants:Approximately 1:10 to 1:15
Tuition per year:$25,440 to $52,730
Fees per year (if not included in tuition above):0
Microscope:Provided
Salary amount:None, but teaching assignments are remunerated
Stipend amount:Limited scholoarship funding is available on a rotation basis
Required graduate preclinical technique course:Yes, course is part of the curriculum
First-year enrollment:3
Percent of time spent in courses/lectures/seminars:10-24%
Percent of time spent in research:25-54%
Percent of time spent in clinical care:35-50%
Percent of time spent in teaching:1%
Percent of time spent on-call and/or in emergency clinic:0%
Clinical setting:Dental school
Affiliated institution:Hospital for Sick Children
Average number of nonsurgical procedures completed per resident:180
Research requirements:Defense of M.Sc. thesis; published article
Residency programs available in other dental specialties at sponsoring institution:
  • Prosthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Paediatric Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
  • Oral Pathology
  • Public Dental Health
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