The “Certificate in Advanced Endodontics” is a unique non-credit bearing, non-degree certificate program that enables participants to obtain a distant learning post-graduate endodontic education from the University at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine, Continuing Dental Education department. The program is tailored for International post-graduate students and Clinicians seeking to become Endodontists. This program is not offered to US Dentists.
After completing this program, participants are not eligible to practice as Endodontists in the United States.
The purpose of this program is to assist students in becoming more proficient in clinical endodontics through monitoring and evaluating their clinical skills and didactic knowledge required of an Endodontic specialist. This comprehensive program is being taught by World renowned Endodontic educators.
Enrollment is now open for this program.
Minimum one calendar year – Maximum 3 calendar years
Students currently enrolled in post-graduate endodontic programs are encouraged to apply.
The Certificate in Advanced Endodontics is composed of 3 parts:
Course Description & Goals
The purpose of this course is to ensure that students are proficient in clinical endodontics through evaluating each individual clinical case posted by each student on the Endolit online forum. Instruction will be provided so that the student will develop clinical knowledge and skills in patient management, practice management, and attain proficiency levels in clinical procedures required of an Endodontic specialist.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be proficient in:
Upon successful completion of the course the student should be competent in:
P/F grades will be assigned based on:
- Student must maintain an average score for their cases not less than:
4/5 for the “Quality of endodontic treatment”
2.5/5 for the “Documentation quality”
Regarding level of complexity:
At least 5 cases should be between 4-5/5
At least 30 cases between 2-3/5
1 cases should be between 4-5/5
2 cases between 2-3/5
The evaluation criteria are available on Endolit.
The student has the right to challenge any aspect of their evaluation. The final decision / evaluation remains at the program faculty’s discretion and judgement.
Course Description & Goals
The purpose of this course is to enable students to have adequate endodontic knowledge based on evidence based dentistry.
Student should be able to have:
Course Description and Goal
The purpose of this course is to review and critique articles currently published in endodontic journal on a month-by-month basis. The goal is to provide the students the opportunity to learn about the current literature published in the field of endodontics.
The student should be able to:
*Students will be responsible for additional costs charged by testing center(s)
(Total value $8000)
A confirmation with course location is emailed upon receipt of your tuition payment.
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