Research and Development Goals and Objectives

students rec'd pat stearns scholarship 2015‌Faculty and students strive to meet the following goals and objectives:

  • Conduct research that will contribute to the body of knowledge pertinent to dental hygiene education and practice in clinical and community settings.
  • Develop innovative educational programs that provide an excellent and productive learning environment.
  • Share research findings with other professionals through written publications and presentations at conferences and workshops.
  • Attain continued professional growth and development.
  • Encourage inter-professional collaboration in research and education to focus on the overall health of the patient.