To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
The Program Director will have overall responsibility for the following: residency program administration, development and implementation of the curriculum plan, ongoing evaluation of program content, resident performance, and the quality of resident education in affiliated institutions and off-service resident rotations. The residency director is responsible for the overall resident compliance and quality of documentation in the electronic dental and medical records. In addition, is responsible for the quality of patient care and cost-effective/ cost-efficient care in the pediatric dental centers. The residency director with the chief of dentistry will work collaboratively during resident interviews, selection and orientation. Reports directly to the Chief of Dental Services at Yale-New Haven Hospital.
D.M.D./D.D.S. from a US/ Canadian dental school. Must have completed a CODA accredited postdoctoral training in pediatric dentistry.
The Program Director must have at least five years of continuous clinical pediatric dentistry practice in an academic setting that includes a hospital based, university based or combined pediatric dentistry residency program (beyond the residency training) on at least a half-time basis (15-30 hours per week); demonstrated administrative experience in didactic/clinical teaching, research, publications and grant writing. Dual specialty, MPH, PhD candidates preferred.
Board certified in pediatric dentistry; Eligible for dental and sedation licensure in the state of Connecticut;
Hospital dentistry training and management of children with special health care needs