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SOE Webinar: A Roadmap to Academic Success Through Individualized Development Planning

Date: June 10, 2021

Time: 07:30PM - 08:45PM

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This workshop is designed to help faculty develop, implement and measure the outcomes of short- and long-term Individual Development Plans (IDP). The first virtual workshop, Thursday, June 10 will include presentations by experts in the field, a synopsis by panelists and a question-and-answer session with audience participation. Examples of IDPs for both clinical and tenure track faculty including those seeking competitive research funding will be presented. Participants will be provided with an IDP template that they can use to develop their IDPs.

This program will be of benefit for all individuals who plan to be or are currently involved in academic orthodontics. Mentees and department leaders are encouraged to attend to provide further insights of their mentorship approaches towards setting annual planning process and career goals.

Overview: EIA/FaCE and Faculty Development,
Sunil Kapila (moderator)
Keynote: The Value of the IDP in the Mentor-Mentee Relationship
, Richard Souza, PT, PhD.
Specifics of IDPs and Annual Goal Setting for Orthodontic Clinical Faculty
, Sarandeep Huja, DDS, PhD.
Specifics of IDPs and Annual Goal Setting for Orthodontic Research Faculty
, Sid Vora, DDS, PhD.
Panel Discussion & Audience Q and A, Panelists:
Richard Souza, Sercan Akyalcin, Sylvia Frazier-Bowers, Sarandeep Huja, Ejvis Lamani, Sidharth Vora, Allareddy Veerasathpurush
Wrap up


Speaker Disclosure:

Length of Session:
Each session consisting of lecture and audience questions will last 75 minutes.

$0 for SOE Members and Resident Members

Continuing Education:
Each participant who completes the webinar will earn 1.25 CE credit.

Continuing Education Disclaimer:
This Continuing Education Program provides attendees with a relevant and rewarding continuing education experience. However, neither the content of a course nor the use of specific products in any program should be construed as indicating endorsement or approval of the views presented or the products used by the AAO or by any of the respective subsidiaries. Speakers are required to disclose to participants any financial, commercial or promotional interest in a product or company that may influence their presentations; however, the AAO shall not be liable for a speaker’s failure to disclose such interest.

American Association of Orthodontists is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual lectures or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.

Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at

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