REQUEST FOR THIRD-PARTY COMMENTS
The following programs of the Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine are scheduled for their regular accreditation review by the Commission on Dental Accreditation on October 19-21, 2021:
· Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program
· Advanced Dental Education Program in Endodontics
· Advanced Dental Education Program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics
· Advanced Dental Education Program in Periodontics
· Advanced Dental Education Program in General Practice Residency
Third-party comments are being solicited by publishing this notice 90 days prior to the accreditation site visit. All comments submitted must pertain only to the standards relative to the particular program being reviewed or policies and procedures used in the Commission’s accreditation process. A copy of the appropriate accreditation standards and the Commission’s policy on third-party comments may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, or by calling 1-312-440-4653.
Comments will be screened by Commission staff for relevancy. Signed or unsigned comments will be considered. Names and/or signatures will be removed from comments prior to forwarding them to the program. 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. The deadline for receipt of third-party comments in the Commission office is 60 days prior to the site visit (August 19, 2021).