OHS Summer Conference


A half-day information session for potential applicants to learn about the Oral Health Sciences PhD Program at the School of Dentistry


Not scheduled for 2017



Individuls interested in learing about the OHS PhD Program:

  • College juniors, seniors and recent college grads who would like to puruse the PhD or dual degree DDS/PhD
  • Individuals who already have a DDS, Dental Hygeine degree and are interested in purisng an academic career in the fielf of oral health science



The day provides the opportunity to learn about:

  • Research in the field of Oral Health Sciences
  • Understand the application process
  • Round table discussions with successful PhD applicants
  • Understand the career path from Dentistry Research faculty
  • Expand your understanding of the depth of research in the field


Individuals who are interested in attending should apply by emailing the informaiton below to dent-ohsphd@umich.edu by May 1, 2017:

  • Updated Curriculum Vitate or Resume
  • 1 Letter of Reference
  • Statement of purpose: Why are you interested in pursuing the OHS PhD Program, include any research experience
  • Letter of intent to apply to the OHS PhD Program


There is no fee to attend. The OHS PhD will have a limited number of rooms available for overnight travel (6/8-6/9). There is a limited number of travel awards available to help cover a portion of domestic travel costs. Please indicate your request to be considered with the application materials. Note: Funding is limited, please submit early.

Any questions - please email dent-ohsphd@umich.edu