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The Role of Adult Learning in Clinical Education

COURSE NUMBER: FDM2

Harold A. Henson, RDH, PhD

Credit Hours:

0.5 Hour(s)

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Clinical education is experiential learning since it involves obtaining experience in working with patients in real life contexts. This faculty module will discuss and describe how clinical education provides an unique opportunity for adul...

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Overview

Clinical education is experiential learning since it involves obtaining experience in working with patients in real life contexts. This faculty module will discuss and describe how clinical education provides an unique opportunity for adult learning.

  • Intended Audience:

    Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Dental Assistants, Dental Educators, Dental Hygiene Educators

  • Date Course Online:

    Jun 5, 2020

  • Last Revision Date:

    NA

  • Course Expiration Date:

    Jun 4, 2023

  • Cost:

    Free

  • Method:

    Self-instructional

  • AGD Subject Code(s):

    770

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the clinical instructor should be able to:


  • Discuss the principles of adult learning.
  • Discuss the relationship of adult learning and clinical education.
  • Discuss the characteristics of effective clinical educators

Disclaimers

  • P&G is providing these resource materials to dental professionals. We do not own this content nor are we responsible for any material herein.

  • Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice.  Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.


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Author(s)

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • Dr. Henson reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.
Harold A. Henson

Harold A. Henson

RDH, PhD

Harold A. Henson, RDH, PhD is an Associate Professor in the Department of Periodontics and Dental Hygiene and is Director for Center of Teaching and Learning at The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. He has taught all levels...

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