OHS Summer Conference

WHAT

A one-day information session for potential applicants to learn about the Oral Health Sciences PhD Program at the School of Dentistry
Keynote Speaker on Career Development, a research lab introduction and break out sessions on graduate school opportunities

WHEN

Summer 2018 Date TBD

 

WHO

Individuls interested in learing about the OHS PhD Program:

  • College juniors, seniors and recent college grads who would like to puruse the PhD or dual degree DDS/PhD
  • Individuals who already have a DDS, Dental Hygeine degree and are interested in purisng an academic career in the fielf of oral health science

 

WHY

The day provides the opportunity to learn about:

  • Research in the field of Oral Health Sciences
  • Understand the application process
  • Round table discussions with successful PhD applicants
  • Understand the career path from Dentistry Research faculty
  • Expand your understanding of the depth of research in the field

HOW

Individuals who are interested in attending should apply by emailing the informaiton below to dent-ohsphd@umich.edu by May 1, 2018:

  • Updated Curriculum Vitate or Resume
  • 1 Letter of Reference
  • Statement of purpose: Why are you interested in pursuing the OHS PhD Program, include any research experience
  • Letter of intent to apply to the OHS PhD Program

COST

There is no fee to attend. The OHS PhD will have a limited number of rooms available for overnight travel (6/8-6/9). There is a limited number of travel awards available to help cover a portion of domestic travel costs. Please indicate your request to be considered with the application materials. Note: Funding is limited, please submit early.

Any questions - please email dent-ohsphd@umich.edu