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Applications to the Eastman Institute for Oral Health Postdoctoral Dental Education and Residency Programs are submitted through the ADEA Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS) application.  The PASS application is an entirely web-based application performed online.  Some programs also require applicants to register for the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program (MATCH).  Please refer to the program of interest for specific application procedures.

When using the ADEA PASS Program Search Engine, our programs can be located under the Program Name of University of Rochester Eastman Dental Center

Application Procedures

Those applying to the Advanced Education in General Dentistry, General Practice Residency, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, PeriodonticsPediatric Dentistry and Prosthodontics residency programs must complete a PASS application and register with Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program (MATCH) service.

Those applying to the Advanced Education in General Dentistry for Foreign Trained Dentists, Orofacial Pain and Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics do not register for MATCH. 

Program

PASS Program Number

MATCH Program Number

Advanced Education in General Dentistry

(12 month program)

AEGD121

327637

Advanced Education in General Dentistry

(12 month program with optional second year)

AEGD150

327637

Advanced Education in General Dentistry

(24, 26 and 36 months programs)

(Foreign-trained dentists apply to this program)

AEGD1584

N/A

General Practice Residency

(12 month program)

GPR628

285325

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

(48 month program)

OMS295

119911

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery OMS-MD

(72 month program)

OMS2014

119912

Orofacial Pain

(24, 26 and 36 months programs)

OM93

N/A

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics

(24 month program)

ORTHO973

N/A

Pediatric Dentistry (24 month program)

PEDS330

445643

Periodontics (36 month program)

PERIO844

540858

Prosthodontics (36 month program)

PROS416

903892

Further information regarding the PASS/MATCH process may be found on the application services websites.

Postdoctoral Application Support Service (PASS)
1400 K Street, N.W., Suite 1100 B
Washington, DC  20005
www.ADEA.org/
passinfo@passweb.org
1-800-353-2237

Postdoctoral Dental Matching Program (MATCH)
National Matching Services, Inc.
20 Holly Street, Suite 301
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4S 3B1
https://natmatch.com/dentres/
matchinfo@namatch.com
416-977-3431