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Manager, Elder Care and Dentist Health & Wellness

Chicago, IL

The American Dental Association is dedicated to promoting the public's health through its initiatives in research, education, advocacy, public awareness and the development of standards.   

The Manager, Elder Care and Dentist Health & Wellness develops, implements, manages, coordinates and evaluates Association programs focused on access to oral health care for aging and special needs populations. A further purpose of this position is to provide support and technical expertise to the Council on Dental Practice (CDP) in carrying out its Bylaws and responsibilities related to the health and wellness of dentists. This position will coordinate the acquisition of subject matter expertise, access and analyze information in content areas to determine reliability, draft reports that require cross-divisional vetting and maintain a working knowledge of new content areas.

Minimum Qualifications:  

  • BS/BA with a minimum of 5 years of experience with oral health policy and understanding of epidemiology literature.
  • Ability to use independent judgment, work effectively with associations/society staff, volunteers and external agencies, manage multiple projects simultaneously, independently initiate and complete projects, work in teams with multiple internal and external collaborators.
  • Excellent organizational, oral & written communication, planning and public speaking skills.
  • Knowledge of volunteer, non-profit, or council/committee governance.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (WORD, EXCEL & PowerPoint)
  • Travel for Committee related activities.
  • Attendance on weekends and outside normal business hours required for meetings of the committee and council.

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Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry is seeking applicants with DDS/DMD, or equivalent, and a PhD level education in epidemiology, public health, or behavioral sciences to develop and lead a community oral health educational and research program focused on community/urban health. Preferred candidates must either be eligible or have obtained board certification from the American Board of Dental Public Health.  Candidates are expected to develop a funded research program (NIH or other agencies) in any area of population health or health services research. 

Responsibilities will include teaching in the pre-doctoral dental and postgraduate programs in dental public health (residency); clinical teaching, research and service.  

Candidate must have a track record showing commitment to serve diverse population groups and leading vision for the future of dental public health, dentistry and patient care. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. 

For confidential consideration, interested individuals should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae and three references to: 

Dr. Marisol Tellez Merchan
Email: [email protected]
Chair Department of Oral Health Sciences
Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry
3223 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140

Posted: 1/27/2021



Part-time position (20 hrs/wk) with benefits.

Team-oriented and customer-service focused Colorado licensed dentist needed to provide dental services to low income individuals in a busy public health dental clinic. 

Required:  Active Colorado dental license in good standing, experience with preventive care, restorations, removable prosthodontics, endodontic services, oral surgery, and administration of nitrous oxide.  Flexibility to increase hours up to full-time to meet demand.

 Desired:  Experience in public health dental care delivery and/or large volume Medicaid patient panel, bilingual (English/Spanish), experience with an electronic dental record system (i.e., Dentrix), and/or completion of 12-month general practice residency.

Starting salary:  $63,308 to $67,349 per year DOQ 

Send cover letter and resume to:  Search Coordinator, 120 Bristlecone Drive, Ft. Collins, CO 80524, Fax to 970-221-7165 (Attn.: Search Coordinator), or email to [email protected]Position will remain open until filled.  Complete information online at www.healthdistrict.org/jobs.  EOE