This Volunteer Seminar will be held during the 2016 Ohio Dental Association Annual Meeting.
Faculty: Dr. Jack Levine
Title: International Volunteer Dental Projects: What’s It All About Anyway?
Date: Friday, September 16, 2016
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
REGISTER on meeting website: http://oda.org/news-and-events/annual-session/
Course Code#: F45
C. E. Credit Offered: 2 OSDB Category: A
This course provides the “nuts & bolts” of volunteering around the world or around the block. Even if you have experience volunteering, this course will provide you with both new ideas and validation of your efforts. Topics covered include: the nature of volunteer activities; cross-cultural issues; comparison of service and teaching projects; how to get started either at home or abroad; and, where to find volunteer opportunities. This interactive course will also provide ample time for interaction with the presenter and other experienced members of the audience.
- Understand the importance of working within the context of the local community
- Compare and contrast the nature of teaching and service projects with the advantages and disadvantages of each type
- Outline the steps necessary to get started including needs assessment, goal setting and team assembly
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These seminars are financially supported by the USA Sections of both the International College of Dentists (ICD) and the Academy of Dentistry International (ADI).