Educational Programs

Welcome!  Eastman Institute for Oral Health offers thriving, top notchphoto smiling to colleague training programs by setting high standards for patient care, education, research and scholarly activity. Our graduates develop the necessary leadership and clinical skills, technical knowledge and expertise which allow them to provide the best oral health care across the world and/or be involved in academic careers.

We offer a variety of postdoctoral educational opportunities for both U.S./Canadian and internationally trained dentists who work closely with talented, diverse, world-renowned faculty, fellow residents and students and gain extensive exposure to clinical, translational and basic science research.

Our eight (8) GME and five (5) International Postdoctoral programs are approved by the American Dental Association’s (ADA) Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and are recognized by the New York State Education Department. Certificates are awarded upon successful completion of the program.

Graduate Medical Education (GME) Residency Programs

*The AEGD and GPR programs offer dental training opportunities through the Associated General Dentistry Training Program of Rochester (AGDTPR) in conjunction with Rochester General Hospital’s GPR GME program.  The AGDTPR was formed to develop cooperative programs in recruitment, didactic course work, clinical activities and securing educational grants.

International Posdoctoral Programs

Preceptorship and Fellowship Educational Opportunities

EIOH Preceptorship Application
Please note:  If you have already submitted an application with all the required documents to one of our educational programs, then you do not need to re-submit the required documents when applying for a Preceptorship. We do request you fill out a separate Preceptorship Application and pay the applicable fee. Thank you. 

student observing anotherGeneral Dentistry Three-, Six- and 11-Month Preceptorships
Prosthodontics Preceptorship
Periodontics Preceptorship
Orthodontics Preceptorship
Oral Medicine Preceptorship
Oral Biology Preceptorship
Orofacial Pain Preceptorship
Community Dentistry Preceptorship
Geriatric Dentistry Preceptorship
Urgent Care/Oral Surgery Preceptorship
Clinical-Translational Dental Research Preceptorship

Advanced Fellowships

Implant Dentistry Fellowship (informally known as the Gerald Graser Fellowship)
Geriatric Fellowship

Opportunities for Graduate Studies Leading to a Master’s or Ph.D. Degree

School of Medicine and Dentistry

Warner School of Education

Simon School of Business Administration

Contact us

Correspondence regarding application and admission procedures should be directed to:

Eastman Institute for Oral Health
University of Rochester
625 Elmwood Avenue, Box 683
Rochester, NY 14620 USA
(585) 275-8315 / Fax: (585) 276-1244