Pre-dental Students Providing Patient Care Abroad
The ECU SoDM understands that many students are taking the opportunity to gain dental experience in other countries where regulations are not as strict as the United States or Canada. While these activities provide great opportunities for service to people in need, in some instances, serious ethical situations related to patient care can arise.
Recognizing the potential concerns that face students participating in international patient service activities, the American Dental Education Association has developed specific guidelines related to patient care. Click HERE to read ADEA Guidelines for Pre-dental Students Providing Patient Care During Clinical Experiences Abroad.