The University of Iowa College of Dentistry is committed to a welcoming and inclusive collegiate community for all students, faculty, staff and patients. Diversity allows us to embrace the unique qualities of an individual; enhances the educational environment for our future dental practitioners; and provides the foundation on which we can better serve our patients with cultural sensitivity and competence.

high school and middle school students with dental students at Delta Teen SummitSpring 2021 Diversity Events


February 25, Kern Beare, "I'm right. You're wrong. Now what? Navigating difficult conversations in the workplace and beyond," 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.

February 26, Dr. George Shinn, "A Dentist’s Profile in Black History: A Conversation with Dr. George B. Shinn, Jr. (Endo '77), 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m.

Diversity Resources