The School of Dentistry shares the mission of the Oregon Health & Science University to provide educational programs, basic and clinical research, and high quality care and community programs. We strive to foster an environment of mutual respect where the free exchange of ideas can flourish. The dental school prepares graduates in general dentistry and the dental specialties to deliver compassionate and ethical oro-facial health care.
Read more about the School of Dentistry: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-dentistry
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
This position reports to (supervisor): Dr. James Katancik, Interim Chair of Pediatric Dentistry
The duties of this position include:
This position is under the supervision of the Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. The duties of this position are in support of the missions, goals and objects of OHSU and the School of Dentistry and include: Participation in the clinical and didactic education of pediatric dental residents and predoctoral students, administrative committees and councils and other professionally related public service activities on behalf of the department. The position will also supervise residents residents in the Doernbecher Childrens Hospital operating room.
The general pattern of working hours corresponds with scheduled clinic hours, Monday Friday, 8am 5pm. Deviations from this pattern may be necessary at times.
Dental degree (DDS/DMD) from a CODA accredited school
Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry recognized by the Commission on Dental Education of the American Dental Association (CODA)
Ability to obtain a nitrous oxide permit in the state of Oregon
Ability to obtain hospital privileges
Eligible for board certification from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Eligible for licensure in Oregon
Current license endorsement in moderate sedation
Minimum 2 years of clinical and didactic reaching experience
BLS/ACLS from the American Heart Association
PALS from the American Heart Association
Membership and participation in professional societies in dental research and Pediatric Dentistry
Demonstrated achievement in research including awards, extra-mural funding, and publications in peer reviewed journals
Must be able to teach at the pre and post graduate levels
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As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm