Notification of Accreditation Site Visit & Call for Third Party Comments
by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) Regarding the Predoctoral Dental Education Program and the Postgraduate Orthodontics Program at
A.T. Still University Arizona School of Dentistry & Oral Health
5850 E. Still Circle Mesa, AZ 85206
CODA Site Visit Dates: April 15-17, 2014
Who can submit third party comments:
Third-party comments relative to the Commission's accredited programs may include comments submitted by interested parties such as faculty, students, program administrators, Commission consultants, specialty and dental related organizations, patients, and/or consumers.
Submit comments directly to:
Commission on Dental Accreditation, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, or call Commission staff at 800-621-8099, extension 4653.
Submit comments by:
February 20, 2014, 60 days prior to the start of the site visit.
Comments must pertain only to:
The standards for the particular program or policies and procedures used in the Commission's accreditation process. A copy of the appropriate accreditation standards and/or the Commission's policy on third-party comments may be obtained by contacting the Commission at the above address or phone number. (See attached Posting Form for Third-Party Comments, and Predoctoral and Orthodontic Standards.)
Comments will be screened by Commission staff for relevancy. Only signed comments will be considered. For comments not relevant to these issues, the individual will be notified that the comment is not related to accreditation and, where appropriate, referred to the appropriate agency.
Management of comments:
All relevant comments will be referred to the program at least 50 days prior to the site visit for review and response.
Specific program accreditations: