Dr. Altman has worked for The City of Houston, the State of Texas, the State of Arizona, as well as The Principal Financial Group. Dr. Altman’s public health experience includes: serving as President of the Arizona State Board Dental Examiners; serving as President of the Arizona Public Health Association; volunteering with Health Volunteers Overseas (Cambodia and Vietnam); Director of the National Oral Health Leadership Institute; and serving as the Consumer Representative to the Dental Products Panel for the Food and Drug Administration. On May 1, 2012 he was appointed as a Director to The American Board of Dental Public Health and is currently the president.
At the conclusion of your winter quarter field work, you will write a scientific manuscript during spring quarter based on the results of your research study. The purpose of the comprehensive examination (capstone project) is to assess your ability to apply advanced clinical and theoretical knowledge related to oral disease prevention and health promotion in your research area. Your manuscript will be evaluated and approved by faculty; once you have passed the Comprehensive Examination, your MS degree will be officially awarded and you and your mentor will determine whether to submit your manuscript to a peer-reviewed journal.
gIDE Institute 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 courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
gIDE Institute declares that there exists a financial Interest/arrangement/affiliation with corporate organizations providing financial support for this dental education program.
gIDE Institute bears no responsibility for the outcome of patient treatment skills & techniques that are learned from their programs.