Across the Foundation’s priority areas, our grantees are working to improve the health of the public through innovative research and programs. The Foundation awards up to 40 grants on a rotating schedule each year.
Advancing Dental Education: Gies in the 21st Century
This award supports a policy study on issues facing dental education. The goal of the study will be to develop practical strategies for restructuring dental education to address the current challenges of finance, education, interprofessional education, scholarship, and access. The study will also develop a long-term plan for implementing these strategies in the dental education system.