Congratulations to 2018 Endodontic Educator Fellow Dr. Annie Shrestha

The Foundation for Endodontics firmly believes the strength of the specialty starts from strong educational opportunities. One way the Foundation works hard to keep the specialty relevant and on the cutting edge is by its commitment to ensuring specialists teach endodontics at dental institutions across the United States and Canada. The Endodontic Educator Fellowship Award is one of the Foundation’s flagship funding opportunities and directly addresses this issue.

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Foundation Update

The Foundation continues to invest in research and education as foundational pillars of the specialty. The organization’s funding initiatives committee reviewed the available funding opportunities that fall under the focus areas of research and education to evaluate the impact and relevance of each program.

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Foundation for Endodontics Announces New 2018-2019 Officers, Trustees

CHICAGO—The Foundation for Endodontics welcomed new officers and trustees to its Board during the American Association of Endodontists’ recent annual meeting in Denver. They are:  Mary T. Pettiette, D.D.S., President. Dr. Pettiette is the assistant dean for Admissions and Predoctoral Education and an associate professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School…

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Foundation Update: Onward and Upward

As the Foundation for Endodontics’s 2017 – 2018 fundraising campaign came to a close at the end of AAE18, there were many significant contributions to celebrate, from both new and existing donors.

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Residents to Usher in Endodontic Careers with APICES 2018

APICES affords residents invaluable information and makes possible essential connections with peers and industry partners that aid in their first crucial steps when joining the field of endodontics. Participants will connect with valued corporate sponsors from the industry whose support helps make this free event possible.

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Foundation Pilots Outreach Program Offering Helping Hands and Smiles in the United States

CHICAGO – The American Association of Endodontists’ philanthropic arm, the Foundation for Endodontics, is marking the opening of a new endodontics operatory at the Stephen Klein Wellness Center in Philadelphia with a ribbon cutting ceremony today. The North Philadelphia center is operated by Project Home and will be staffed on a part-time basis by an…

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The Foundation’s Homegrown Goals

The Foundation has big plans for the future, and to fund its strategic initiatives it needs to set and reach aggressive goals.

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Foundation Announces Updates to Funding Opportunities, Fellowship Award Guidelines

Check out updates to some of the Foundation’s funding opportunities and learn about new ways the Foundation is supporting you.

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Foundation Outreach Program Offers Help in Jamaica

On October 29, 2017, three volunteers from the Foundation for Endodontics returned from a mission trip to Treasure Beach, Jamaica, as part of a partnership with Henry Schein Cares Foundation.

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Foundation Fellowship Recipient Brings Passion to Education and Research

Varvara Chrepa, D.D.S., M.S., assistant professor in the Department of Endodontics at the University of Washington, is the 2017 recipient of the Foundation for Endodontics’ Edge Endo Endodontic Educator Fellowship. She will receive $50,000 a year for five years.

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