US / Canadian Externship Program in Periodontics or Endodontics

An externship program in Periodontics or Endodontics is available for third or fourth year dental students. Externs attend post-graduate classes and observe the postdoctoral students in the clinic. There is a limit of two externs per month and per specialty. Externships can be for up to one week from U.S. Labor Day through the end of May excluding U.S. holiday weeks.

Requirements

There is no tuition charge for this program, but participants must find their own housing and pay for their transportation and living expenses.

A letter from the Dean or other official at the dental school granting permission for the student to participate in this program is required.

Applicants must submit an application to be considered. Availability of places is limited.

To request an application, write to: odsinfo@cumc.columbia.edu