VA Medical Center, Indianapolis

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Address:1481 W Tenth StIndianapolis IN 46202-2803
Program director:Kenneth J. Spolnik, D.D.S., M.S.D.
Department/section chair:Kenneth J. Spolnik, D.D.S., M.S.D.
Predoctoral director:N/A
Contact person:Kenneth J. Spolnik, D.D.S., M.S.D.
Phone:317-274-5306
Fax:317-274-5308
Email:kspolnik@iupui.edu
Program website:http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?id=62
Application method:

PASS

Application deadline:July 18
Application fee:$180
Application website:
Annual start date:July 1
Accreditation status:Approval
Full-time faculty members:4
Part-time faculty members:14
Full-time Board certified:2
Part-time Board certified:3
Volunteer:0
Volunteer Board certified:0
Accept internationally trained dentists?Yes
Degrees/certificates offered:

M.S.D./Certificate

Length of program in months:

24

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

D.D.S. or equivalent, and either GPR or private practice experience

Number of endodontic resident slots:1
Ratio of acceptance to applicants:72:1
Tuition per year:In-State: $28,785/Out-of-State: $57,570
Fees per year (if not included in tuition above):Included in tuition
Microscope:Yes
Salary amount:$0
Stipend amount:$49,662
Required graduate preclinical technique course:No
First-year enrollment:1
Percent of time spent in courses/lectures/seminars:40%
Percent of time spent in research:5%
Percent of time spent in clinical care:40%
Percent of time spent in teaching:5%
Percent of time spent on-call and/or in emergency clinic:10%
Clinical setting:Yes
Affiliated institution:Indiana University School of Dentistry
Average number of nonsurgical procedures completed per resident:210
Research requirements:Thesis project
Residency programs available in other dental specialties at sponsoring institution:

None; GPR program is in the process of being converted to AEGD

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