Dental Public Health (PBHL)

Courses

PBHL 5011. Advanced Education In Dental Public Health 1. 2 Credit Hours.

This course is designed to provide dental public health (DPH) students with the foundational knowledge about DPH topics and learn to critically review the scientific literature. Students will also develop skills in dental public health practice by applying knowledge in community-based practice and teaching. Through this participation course, DPH students are expected to review the seminal and current literature about a defined topic in dental public health and discuss the topic with a faculty member who is assigned to teach this topic. Students receive experiences in administration, programs, and policy. The DPH student participates to dental public health community service-learning experience and rotations, DPH students acquire knowledge and skills in education focusing on teaching methodologies, scholarship, and educational planning.

PBHL 5012. Advanced Education In Dental Public Health 2. 2 Credit Hours.

This course is designed to provide dental public health (DPH) students with the foundational knowledge about DPH topics and learn to critically review the scientific literature. Students will also develop skills in dental public health practice by applying knowledge in economically-based practice and teaching. Through this participation course, DPH students are expected to review the seminal and current literature about a defined topic in dental public health and discuss the topic with a faculty member who is assigned to teach this topic. Students receive experiences in administration, programs, and policy. The DPH student participates to dental public health community service-learning experience and rotations, DPH students acquire knowledge and skills in education focusing on teaching methodologies, scholarship, and educational planning.

PBHL 5014. Research Methodology in Dental Public Health 1. 2 Credit Hours.

This course provides a vehicle for dental public health (DPH) students to complete two research projects in fulfillment of the expectation of the American Board of Dental Public Health as described by the American Association of Public Health Dentistry. This course is required.

PBHL 5015. Research Methodology in Dental Public Health 2. 2 Credit Hours.

This course provides a vehicle for dental public health (DPH) students to complete two research projects in fulfillment of the expectation of the American Board of Dental Public Health as described by the American Association of Public Health Dentistry. This course is required.

PBHL 5024. Experiences in Dental Public Health. 2 Credit Hours.

This course prepares the DPH students to develop a board understanding of administration, programs, policy, and education. In this course, the DPH student participates in public health and dental public health practice rotation/experiences, including providing dental preventive and treatment services in public practice settings.

PBHL 5025. Pedagogy in Dental Public Health. 2 Credit Hours.

Through this course, the DPH student will acquire knowledge and skills in education focusing on teaching methodologies, educational planning, and scholarship. The DPH student will supervise undergraduate dental students in community-based programs under the guidance of DPH faculty and participate in Clinical Preventive Dentistry Course (COMD 7050).

PBHL 5026. Experiences in Dental Public Health II. 2 Credit Hours.

This course prepares the DPH students to develop a broad understanding of administration, programs, policy, and education. In this course, the DPH student participates in public health and dental public health practice rotations/experiences, including providing dental preventive and treatment services in public practice settings.

PBHL 5027. Teaching in Dental Public Health Science. 2 Credit Hours.

The DPH Student will supervise undergraduate dental students in community-based programs under the guidance of DPH faculty and participate in Clinical Preventive Dentistry Course (COMD 7050). Through this course, the DPH Student will acquire knowledge and skills in education focusing on teaching methodologies, educational planning and scholarship.