Dr. Margrit Maggio Selected for ADEA Leadership Institute


Dr. Margrit Maggio

  Philadelphia — Dr. Margit Maggio (D’ 87), Assistant Professor of Restorative Dentistry, Director of Preclinical Dentistry and Director of Advanced Simulation, has been selected as a 2013-2014 American Dental Education Association (ADEA) Leadership Institute Fellow.

The ADEA Leadership Institute, which began in 2000, is a year-long program to develop the nation’s most promising dental educators to become leaders in dental and higher education. The Institute, unique to dental education, includes four phases throughout which Fellows undertake a variety of assignments designed to both guide and enhance their professional development. The Institute includes sessions in leadership theory, team building, communications, managing change, public policy, educational policy, legal issues, research, and budgeting and financial management. Fellows are faculty and administrators from allied, predoctoral, and postdoctoral dental education.

Dr. Maggio joins a group of the most promising dental educators and upon graduation will become one of only 285 members of the Institute. The 2013-2014 Fellows were oriented at the 2013 ADEA Annual Session & Exhibition, held March 16-19, 2013 in Seattle.