The 2017 ADEA Summer Program for Emerging Academic Leaders took place last month in Freeport, ME. This year’s program included 42 Fellows from 26 different dental schools, dental hygiene programs, and hospitals. The program is facilitated and managed by Tobias Rodriguez, Ph.D., Vice President at AAL, and Jeffery Stewart, D.D.S., M.S., Senior Vice President for Educational Leadership and Innovation at ADEA.
The Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC) announces an innovative new initiative providing deans and other senior academic administrators across health professions education with the opportunity for professional enrichment in the area of interprofessional leadership and engagement. Facilitated by faculty from the Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL), the IPEC Interprofessional Deans Leadership Program (IDLP) will be held November 29–December 1, 2017 at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Learning Center in Washington, DC.
The Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) will host the inaugural Economics of Higher Education workshop on August 6-8, 2017 at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center in Atlanta. Tailored for chief academic officers, provosts, presidents, and trustees of private colleges and universities, the two-day workshop will provide participants with a better understanding of sustainable new business models to address the challenges at their home institutions.
Held annually in conjunction with the ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, the 10th annual Gies Awards Gala took place on March 20, 2017, where two members from the Academy of Academic Leadership (AAL) were recognized for achievement at the highly anticipated black-tie ceremony. Dr. N. Karl Haden and Prof. Pamela Zarkowski were honored for achievement, exemplifying the highest standards in oral health and dental education.
In an effort to improve clinical outcomes and enhance patient-centered care, the Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) has launched a new initiative providing Humanistic Healthcare programs and services designed to enhance the relationship between providers and patients.
The collaboration between the Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) and the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) has become dental education’s preeminent source for professional development for faculty, staff, and students. While separate entities, AAL and ADEA have collaborated extensively to develop, facilitate, and provide comprehensive programming that supports the needs of dental education.
The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) held the 2016 Institute for Teaching and Learning (ADEA/AAL ITL) in Atlanta, GA. An intense professional development program, the ADEA/AAL ITL was created for early and mid-career faculty and private practice dentists who are interested in academic careers.
Nearly thirty high-impact women leaders attend the inaugural 2016 Exceptional Executive Leadership (ExcEL) for Women program at Château Élan Winery & Resort in Braselton, GA. Women leaders face a unique set of challenges, and the ExcEL for Women program served as a secure environment where the participants discussed these challenges and focused on the opportunity of self-development.
The ADEAGies Foundation recently announced the winners of the 2017 William J. Gies Awards for Vision, Innovation and Achievement. Two leaders from the Academy of Academic Leadership (AAL) will be recognized at the highly anticipated 2017 Gies Awards ceremony on March 20 in Long Beach, CA.
The Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL), held the 2016 Compass Program for Academic Advancement over a five-week period beginning with an orientation on September 1 and concluding on September 29, 2016.
The Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) will host the inaugural 'The Power of Empathy in Clinical Practice' workshop, which is set to be held November 18-19 at the LECOM Bayfront Campus.
The Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) held the 2016 Chairs and Academic Administrators Management Program (CAAMP) on August 4-6 at the Georgia Tech Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia.
AAL will host the 2016 Exceptional Executive Leadership Program for Women (ExcEL for Women) October 16-18 at Chateau Elan Winery and Resort in Braselton, GA.
ADA members received scholarships to the 2015 ADEA/AAL Institute for Teaching & Learning (ITL) to help them hone their teaching skills, and two more scholarships are being offered for the 2016 ITL.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences hired the Academy for Academic Leadership to help them develop a dental college during a 2-year contract.
The American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and Academy for Academic Leadership (AAL) held the 2015 Institute for Teaching and Learning (ADEA/AAL ITL) in Atlanta on August 20-22 and October 22-24, 2015.
Rob Jenkins, AAL Fellow and frequent contributor to The Chronicle of Higher Education, is featured prominently in a JDE editorial by AAL program instructor Nadeem Karimbux.