The Kornberg School of Dentistry promotes health through the education of diverse general and specialty dentists; provides comprehensive, patient-centered, evidence-based and outcome-driven oral health care; and, engages in research, scholarly activities and community service.
We shape the future by educating oral health professionals who are leaders in providing ethical, scientifically-based and quality oral health.
The goals of the School of Dentistry are to:
- The School recruits, admits, and graduates a diverse student population in terms of gender, race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status.
- The School educates students to become competent dentists and specialists for the provision of comprehensive, patient-centered, evidence-based and outcome driven oral health care.
- Faculty and students engage in research and scholarly activities to develop new knowledge and use the best available scientific evidence in education and patient care.
- KSOD dental students receive diverse experiences through engagement with community and professional organizations.