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Introduction to Dentistry Course

Thank you for your interest in this course.

Update: Due to an ongoing construction project that is transforming the School’s historic Thomas Evans Building, this course will not be offered again this year. Check back for the summer of 2017.


Please direct your questions to:
Dr. Margrit Maggio

Introduction to Dentistry Course

During the introduction to dentistry course, participants work in Penn Dental Medicine’s Advanced Simulation Lab on high tech stations that use haptic technology to simulate the use of a dental drill and other dental instruments.

The Robert Schattner Center
University of Pennsylvania
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030