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V.A. Medical Center, Baltimore / General Practice Residency (12 months)



  1. Program Contact Information ↑ 

      Program Contact:

        Dr.  Katherine Hashimoto 

        Veterans Affairs Medical Center 

        Baltimore VAMC 

        Dental Service (BT/160/DEN) 

        10 N. Greene St.  

        Baltimore, Maryland  21201 

        Phone (Work): 410-605-7056 

        Email: katherine.hashimoto@va.gov 

        State Program located in: Maryland 


      Website:


      Program Deadline ↑ 

      ADEA PASS Application and Transcript Deadline: September 15


      Program Information ↑ 

        What date will your program start on? 07/01

        Length of Program:  12 months

        Program Number: GPR556

        Is your program located in an academic institution or clinical institution? Hospital

        Does your program offer any graduate degrees or certificates? Yes

          If Yes, please list Graduate degrees or certificates offered: GPR certificate

        Does your program participate in MATCH? No

        Estimated number of available positions for current application cycle: 5

        Does your program accept predoctoral students as externs (typically described as 1-2 weeks of voluntary, full-time, primarily observational experiences without formal educational objectives or affiliation)?:  Yes

        If available, please provide the web address for additional information:  There is no official externship but dental students are welcome to visit.


      Program Description ↑ 

      https://www.va.gov/maryland-health-care/work-with-us/internships-and-fellowships/dental-general-practice-residency-program/#:~:text=The%20Baltimore%20VA%20Medical%20Center%2C%20a%20part%20of,on%20Dental%20Accreditation%20of%20the%20American%20Dental%20Association.


      Program Requirements Part I ↑ 


        Program Specific Requirements

        ADA ADAT Scores are Required: No

        ADA ADAT Scores are Accepted but Not Required: Yes

        Must upload unofficial undergraduate transcripts to the ADEA PASS application: Yes

        Must submit Dental School transcripts to the program (in addition to ADEA PASS): No

        Must report GRE scores in the ADEA PASS application: No

        Must submit original GRE scores to the program: No

        Must upload a CV/Resume to the ADEA PASS application: Yes

        Must submit a photocopy or a notarized copy of your dental school diploma to the program: No

        Must submit Dental Admissions Test (DAT) score: No

        Must submit official NBDE results to ADEA PASS: Yes

        Must submit official INBDE results to ADEA PASS: Yes

        Must submit a National Board of Medical Examiners (NBME) Comprehensive Basic Science Examination (CBSE) score. (OMS only): No

        Must submit a 2" x 2" photo to the program: Yes

        Must contact program for additional requirements: No

        Must visit program website for additional requirements: Yes

        Additional Information: 

        Three Professional Evaluation Forms (PEF) must be from clinical instructors who have knowledge of your clinical skills in (1) operative (2) fixed and (3) oral surgery

        Dental General Practice Residency Program | VA Maryland Health Care | Veterans Affairs

         


        Program Supplemental Requirements

        Must submit supplemental application to the program: Yes

        Must submit supplemental application processing fee to the program: No

        Domestic Applicants:  $

        International Applicants: 

        Other (Please explain)  $

        Additional Information:  $

        The supplemental application can be found on our website:

        Dental General Practice Residency Program | VA Maryland Health Care | Veterans Affairs

        The deadline for the supplemental application and 2 x 2 photo is September 15th.


        Additional Information

        Interview schedule for the current application cycle: 

        Interviews will be conducted Tuesdays and Thursdays from mid-October through early November.

      Program Requirements Part II ↑ 

        General Requirements

        Must have passed Part 1, National Dental Board Examination: Yes

        Must have passed Part 2, National Dental Board Examination: Yes

        Must have earned a D.M.D./D.D.S. degree, or equivalent: Yes

        Must have completed a one-year residency program: No

        Additional Information: 


        Background

        Must be a U.S. Citizen: Yes

        Can be a permanent resident?: No

        Permanent residents must show proof of residency: No

        Will accept Canadian citizens: No

        Must have a limited permit: No

        Must have a U.S. dental license: No

        Must be eligible for state dental license: Yes

        Must have a valid state dental license: No

        Must be a graduate of: 

        Applicants without U.S. Dental Degrees: Will Not be Considered

        Eligible Citizenship Types: 
        US citizen, US permanent resident



        Additional Information: 

        The applicant must be a U.S. citizen.


        Additional Requirements for International Applicants

        Will accept foreign citizens (not including Canada): No

        Must be proficient in the English language: Not Applicable

        Must report TOEFL score on ADEA PASS application: Not Applicable

        Must submit original TOEFL score report to program: Not Applicable

        Must have foreign transcripts evaluated: Not Applicable

        Must have foreign transcripts submitted to the program: Not Applicable

        May be considered if graduated from non-ADA accredited dental school: Not Applicable

        Additional Information: