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Advanced Education in General Dentistry - Memphis

2021-2022 Memphis Location Post-Match Instructions

Program Requirements:

Graduation from an accredited U.S. or Canadian Dental School. DDS/DMD required. Please submit a post-match application by emailing the following documents to this address: aegd@uthsc.edu (Note: Applications must be submitted no later than April 15, 2021 to be considered).

Prepare the following documents:

  • Recommendation Letters/Personal Evaluation Forms (PEFS): The program requires a minimum of 3 recommendation letters/PEFS from CLINICAL FACULTY; faculty who have observed, evaluated, and worked directly with you during patient care.
  • Dental school transcript
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal statement stating your motivation and desire to fully participate in all didactic and clinical opportunities offered by the AEGD program.
  • National Dental Board Scores
    • NBDE: For those applicants taking NBDE part 1 and part 2 you must have passed part 1 at your time of application to the program. Passing part 2 of the exam is required to begin the program.
    • INBDE: For those applicants taking INBDE you must have taken and passed the exam at your time of application to the program.  

Immigration Sponsorship:

Program participants must provide documentation of identity and U.S. work authorization valid for the duration of the program, as per Form I-9 requirements; failure to provide documentation of U.S. work authorization for the duration of the program will result in termination from the program and the participant will not be issued a completion certificate. Persons with an Employment Authorization Document (EAD card), including F-1 students in a period of Optional Practical Training (OPT), are advised to ensure they can independently secure U.S. work authorization valid for the duration of their program.

H-1B sponsorship is not provided for this program. Due to the provision in NAFTA for TN status for the occupation of Dentist, TN sponsorship is provided for eligible program participants.

Site Directors will review applications as they are received and notify you directly if they wish to invite you for an interview.

Call 901.448.6202 or email aegd@uthsc.edu for questions or more information.

Last Published: Apr 16, 2021