Monday Roundtable Luncheon
This roundtable will discuss the Dental Public Health (DPH) Residency curriculum and allow current and past dental public health residents to discuss their residency experiences, board certification preparation, and opportunities as a specialist in the field. Topics will include an overall description of the DPH Residency program, board application process including preparation for the written examination and case reports, and other applicable resources or topics. This session is recommended for veteran and newly board-certified diplomates as well as candidates preparing to sit for the board examination. Participants will highlight key strengths of their residency program and strategies that can be useful for board certification. The objectives of this session include: 1) discussion of DPH residency experiences, 2) review of the application process/timeline and required documents for application submission, 3) sharing board preparation resources (i.e., board prep course information, textbooks, reading list), and 4) exploring different career tracks after receiving DPH board certification.