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VA New Jersey Health Care System


Dental Residency Program

Application Procedure

To be eligible for post graduate training in the General Practice Residency Program, a resident must be a graduate of an accredited North American dental school. Dental School transcripts, undergraduate transcripts and National Board scores as well as three letters of recommendation are required. The applicant must also submit a small photo.

The VA New Jersey Health Care System is committed to a program of equal opportunity. Every resident applicant will receive equal consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation or any other non-merit factor. Applicants may submit their application independently or through PASS, the Postdoctoral Application Support Service.

Postdoctoral Application Support Services
The Voice of Dental Education

American Dental Education Association (ADEA)

1400 K Street N.W., Suite 1100
Washington, D.C. 20005

Those individuals who have completed their application and meet standards for acceptance will be invited for an interview. The application deadline each year is November 15.

Further information may be obtained by contacting:
Michael Ferrara, DDS, or Yvonne Fowler, Administrative Assistant
385 Tremont Avenue
East Orange, NJ 07018
973-676-1000 x1234

Photograph of dental procedure
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