Through a combination of classroom discussion and activities, this course introduces residents to cultural and ethical issues relevant to dental school clinics and private practice. In a small group environment, residents have the opportunity to discuss school culture and intercultural relationships, preparing them for experiences with a diverse school culture and patient pool. Ethics, along with state and federal regulations, are introduced as they apply to dentistry practiced in dental school clinics and private practice.
Demonstrate the ability to incorporate ethical reasoning and actions that promote culturally competent oral health care to individuals and populations.
On successful completion of this course, residents will be able to:
About the Instructors
University of California, Los Angeles
Tiffany Cvrkel, Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles