Fakultät für Gesundheit at the Uni Witten/Herdecke (priv.)
Department für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde
- Alfred-Herrhausen-Straße 50
- 58448 Witten
- Phone: +49 2302 926-660
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Special features regarding teachingThe course offers a high practical component. From the 1st semester onwards, students are integrated into the daily clinical treatment routine and are thus optimally prepared for their future professional life. We demand and promote social responsibility through numerous social projects. Students benefit from a distinctive personality formation through the Studium fundamentale. The course is offered in an integrated manner, in the integrated clinical course all subjects are taught simultaneously from the 7th to the 10th semester. Students are selected in an individual selection process.
Special features regarding the international orientationErasmus programme with the universities of Vienna, Strasbourg, Paris, Brescia, Barcelona, Clemont Ferrand; exchange programme with the University of Pennsylvania at Philadelphia (UPENN), University of Otago/New Zealand, Hong-Kong University.
Treatment- and Simulation-units65 dental chairs, 50 phantom heads
Special features regarding research activitiesThe dental clinic is in a technology centre with focus on dentistry. Accordingly, application-related research is primarily carried out. Clinical research: Studies on implants, bone regeneration, prevention and restorative dentistry. Basic research. Surface changes due to erosion and abrasion, identification of mediators of inflammation, saliva analysis, de- and re-mineralisation, Biomaterial testing. The department has one of the three world-wide accredited pH telemetry centres for determining the cariogenicity of food and drinks.
Other special featuresUnrestricted access to the library (open 24/7); unrestricted access to the pre-clinical simulation units; treatment units in the integrated student course can be booked from 8 am until 7 pm daily (net) for 47 weeks a year; integrated preclinical and clinical curriculum; integrated science curriculum; individual selection process.
Further information on research activitieswww.uni-wh.de/gesundheit/department-fuer-zahn-mund-und-kieferheilkunde/forschung-und-publikationen/
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-wh.de/gesundheit/zahnklinik/
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