CHP Virtual Visit

The College of Health Professions at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences will host a virtual college visit on Wednesday, December 1, 2021 from 10:00am until approximately 11:00am. Join us to learn more about our 15 programs and all that UAMS has to offer! RSVP TODAY!

Information Sessions Via Zoom

Dates for September 2021 through January 2022 are now posted!

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CODA LogoThe dental hygiene program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Suite 1900, Chicago, Illinois 60611.  Telephone:  (312) 440-2500.

 

Opportunity to Submit Third Party Comments To the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation

The dental hygiene program at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation. An accreditation site visit of the program is scheduled for February 17-18, 2022. You have the opportunity to submit third-party comments pertaining to the standards for the dental hygiene program or policies and procedures used in the Commission’s accreditation process. The Commission on Dental Accreditation will review complaints that relate to the program’s compliance with the accreditation standards. The Commission is interested in the sustained quality and continued improvement of dental and dental-related education programs but does not intervene on behalf of individuals or act as a court of appeal for treatment received by patients or individuals in matters of admission, appointment, promotion or dismissal of faculty, staff or students.

A copy of the appropriate accreditation standards and/or the Commission’s policy and procedure for submission of complaints may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678 or by calling 1-800-621-8099 extension 4653.

All comments relative to the program will be due in the Commission office no later than 60 days prior to the site visit date of February 17-18, 2021. Comments must pertain only to the standards for the program or policies and procedures used in the Commission’s accreditation process.

Commission on Dental Accreditation
American Dental Association
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
800-621-8099
www.ada.org

 

Department of Dental Hygiene
College of Health Professions
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 West Markham St, Slot 609
Little Rock, AR  72205
Telephone:  501-686-5734
Fax:  501-686-8519