Community

Students at community outreach event

Missions of Mercy

Since July 2000, the school’s students and faculty have participated in  projects, providing dental care to underserved areas of the state. So far, the MOM project has provided more than $40.8 million worth of free dental care for 61,800 patients.

Service-learning

Vua Banka DoitongThe school’s clinical  sends senior dental and dental hygiene students to participate in community-based and private-practice clinics at collaborative service-learning sites.

Community outreach

Vua Banka DoitongOur dental hygienists, dental students and residents provide  to organizations, schools and community groups in the Greater Richmond area in an effort to increase oral health awareness.

Jamaica Project

The  represents the VCU School of Dentistry's annual international humanitarian mission and affords selected dental students, along with faculty, a remarkable global experience in humanitarian care.

Study abroad programs

Vua Banka DoitongThe VCU School of Dentistry  are available to fourth-year dental students who are required to meet a number of criteria including academic standing and a strong service history. Students apply for the opportunity to experience dental education through partner institutions in Brazil, China, and Slovenia.

Contact information

Kim T. Isringhausen
Assistant dean for community and collaborative partnerships
VCU School of Dentistry
Email: ktisring@vcu.edu