International Volunteer Dental Projects: What's It All About, Anyway?
Speaker: Ronald E. Fritz, DDS, MPH
Date: Friday, April 6, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Oregon Convention Center – Portland
Course #: 9143
CE Credits: 3
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This program is designed for those who want to learn more about the nuts and bolts of volunteering around the world or around the block. It is useful for those with some volunteering experience looking for new ideas or just validation of what they are doing. Topics include the nature of volunteer activities, cross-cultural issues, comparison of service and teaching projects, how to get started either at home or abroad, the nuts and bolts of volunteering overseas and at home, as well as where to find these volunteer opportunities. This program provides ample time for interaction with the clinician and other experienced members of the audience.
- Identify why you are interested in volunteering.
- Compare and contrast the nature of teaching and service projects with the advantages and disadvantages of each type.
- Describe the nuts and bolts of volunteering including what to do and resources to support the project.
CLICK HERE to view International Volunteer Opportunities through the ADA Foundation
These seminars are financially supported by USA Sections of both the International College of Dentists (ICD) and the Academy of Dentistry International (ADI).