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NOTICE OF THIRD-PARTY COMMENTS CONCERNING NAVAL POSTGRADUATE DENTAL SCHOOL (NPDS) ACCREDITATION SITE VISIT SCHEDULED FOR MARCH 28-29, 2017 (click here)
 
Navy Postgraduate Dental School


Vision


Residents will become proficient clinicians and leaders in their specialty. They will promote optimal dental health through education, research and clinical activities.


Mission

  • Educate residents in their specialty area and prepare them for board certification.
  • Promote the delivery of high quality dentistry by federal services dentists through continuing education.
  • Support operational dental readiness and dental health through clinical practice, worldwide consultative services, and educational endeavors.

Goals

  • Develop clinically proficient specialists for the Federal services.
  • Prepare, support, and have all residents achieve board certification.
  • Prepare dental officers to successfully manage specialty or advanced general dentistry practices in the military environment.
  • Prepare residents to be academic and clinical mentors to members of the Dental Corps and dental profession.
  • Promote a career-long interest in continued professional development.
  • Conduct health care research projects and contribute to the professional literature.
  • Prepare residents to critically review pertinent scientific literature.
  • Prepare residents for leadership roles.



Contact

Navy Postgraduate Dental School
Bldg 1 Floor:4 Room:4384
Main: (301) 295-0064
DSN: 295-0064
Fax: (301) 295-5767
Advocacy: (301) 295-0064

Continuing Education
Office: (301) 295-0205

Correspondence Courses
Office: (301) 319-4832

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
0730 - 1600