São Paulo, Brazil
Anhanguera University of São Paulo - Santana Unit is a private institution located in the city of São Paulo, Brazil capital, founded in 1974 and controlled by private educational group Anhanguera. We seek to improve the lives of people through responsible and quality education, empowering citizens and professionals preparing for the market, contributing to the development of their life projects.
Us and iTOP
Students of Dentistry at Anhanguera University receive guidance and the foundations of philosophy iTOP annually as part of the undergraduate program involving 180 students on average of 6th, 7th and 8th semesters.www.anhanguera.com
Faculdade São Leopoldo Mandic
The Faculty São Leopoldo Mandic (SLMANDIC) is a private higher education institution, located in Campinas, Brazil. It has 8 other campi, totaling over 7,000 students in postgraduate courses in Dentistry. SLMANDIC values practical and social experience, as well as theoretical perspective and research in areas of Medicine and Dentistry as one of best Institutions of Higher Education of Brazil.
Us and iTOP
The São Leopoldo Mandic School of Dentistry has implemented individual hands-on prevention as a standard in their specialization course in Periodontology and Aesthetic Dentistry. 48 students annualy receive iTOP instructions in a full-day class as mandatory part of their education.www.slmandic.edu.br
JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research, formerly known as JSS University, is a Deemed to be University located in Mysuru, Karnataka. It was established in 2008 under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 and is part of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, which runs a variety of educational institutions. This deemed-to-be university is recognized by MHRD and accredited by NAAC with A+ Grade (3.48 CGPA). JSS AHER has been graded as Category-I Deemed-to-be University by UGC in the Year 2018. National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), MHRD ranked JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research 37th rank among 957 Universities in India in 2018.
US AND iTOP
JSS dental college is all set to introduce this preventive techniques and related concept to our student from this academic year 2019 onwards. Our staff and postgraduates have undergone training and understands the concept behind the I top. It will be implemented and taught to every postgraduate and undergraduate student.www.jssuni.edu.in
Sechenov University is taking advanced steps towards a successful future. By 2020 Sechenov University will become an internationally-recognized comprehensive academic research platform integrating the world advanced developments aimed at personalized life-long health management and overcoming global health challenges.
Us and iTOP
Our dental students get acquainted with the iTOP system, learn how to choose the right hygienic care products depending on the dental status.www.sechenov.ru
Semmelweis University is a leading institution of higher education in Hungary and the Central European region within the area of medicine and health sciences with a 250 years history. Its main commitment is based on the integrity of education, research and healing, which makes Semmelweis University an internationally renowned centre of knowledge. Based on the Times Higher Education rankings, Semmelweis University, the only one in Hungary, is among the best 500 universities. The Faculty of Dentistry was formally established at the Medical University of Budapest (now Semmelweis University) in 1955.The Faculty offers academic programmes at undergraduate, postgraduate and Ph.D. levels and it is available in three languages: Hungarian, English and German.
US AND iTOP
iTOP has been integrated into the curriculum in the schoolyear 2010/2011 and since then it has been presented in the 3rd, 5th, and 7th semester in practice and lecture, organized by (/under the supervision of) the dept. of Periodontology. The iTOP philosophy and method is also shared on different student activities regularly.
The A.B.Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences
The A.B.Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, named after the erstwhile Health Minister of
the then Madras Presidency, Shri Attavar Balakrishna Shetty, the crowning glory of the Nitte
education Trust, now the Nitte University, was founded by Justice K.S.Hegde in the year 1985 with a
vision to impart quality education as an abiding commitment. Under the able guidance and
leadership of his son Sri VinayaHegde, the present chancellor of the University, the institution and
the university have scaled greater heights. The current Vice-chancellor of the University
Prof(Dr.)Satheesh Kumar Shetty, an administrator with wide experience, understands
and recognizes the needs and requirements of the institution and together with the dynamic Prof
(Dr) U. S. Krishna Nayak, who is the present Principal and Dean ensures the smooth functioning of
the Institute.Established in1985,the A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences is recognized
by the Dental Council of India for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses.
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iTOP Training has been introduced as added Training Program in BDS and Post
Graduates (Periodontics Dept.) curriculum from August 2019.Annualy 100 students
Will be trained from 3rd year and 4th year when the students are posted in
Periodontics Dept. The Post graduates of Periodontics will be trained in the 1st year
In their 3 years Post graduation program.
Universidad de los Hemisferios
Iñaquito Alto, Ecuador
Universidad de Los Hemisferios (UHemisferios) is a private non-profit institution of higher learning. It began its educational activities in 2004, in the city of Quito, Ecuador. Since 2011, the University has been a corporate project of Opus Dei, a personal prelature of the Catholic Church.
Its founders, concerned with the social problems of our times, set their goals on educating university students with a deep vision of the moral and ethical values of future generations.
This vision integrates academic and scientific excellence, focusing on the education of the individual and its dignity.
It also embraces innovation as the engine of social and economic development, critical thinking and social responsibility, expansion and commercial growth, business and environmental sustainability. Those ideals should cope with respect for opinions, beliefs and cultural diversity, focusing on freedom and democracy. In coherence with the moral principles of the Christian faith, it opposes discrimination based on gender, race, nationality, creed or ideology.
Us and iTOP
iTOP-based training was introduced in 2014 and has been an integral part of the official curriculum of students in dentistry at UHemisferios ever since. The dental career has 280 students who are trained with the philosophy of iTOP. The training is done by levels according to the academic semester in which the students are. In the long term, the project is to implement a study within the university with the iTOP philosophy, including an audience of approximately 1'100 students.www.uhemisferios.edu.ec
Universidad del Valle
Founded in 1945, Universidad del Valle is one of the three most important public, departmental, coeducational, research institutions in Colombia. Univalle is based primarily in the city of Cali, Valle del Cauca on two main campuses. The university offers education at technological, undergraduate and postgraduate levels, with 258 academic programs, which includes 65 master and medical specialties, and 8 doctorates.
Us and iTOP
One iTOP sseminar is held per year for approximately 10 dental students who are working with patients in the Adult Comprehensive Clinic. Additionally, the methodological work of iTOP is integrated into the curriculum of Dental Hygienist students (Auxiliar en Salud Oral) in form of a practical & theoretical 16-hour module. Each semester the module is attended by an average of 18 to 25 students age 18-20 years.www.univalle.edu.co
Universidade de Mogi das Cruzes
Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil
The Universidade de Mogi das Cruzes (UMC) is a university located located in the municipality of Mogi das Cruzes in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. The school was founded in 1962 as a primary school, installed the first faculties of the educational complex in 1964 and became a university in 1973. Approximately 20,000 students study on two campuses Mogi das Cruzes and Villa-Lobos/Lapa. Tradition and pioneerism mark the institution's fifty years of history.
Us and iTOP
iTOP training is a mandatory part of the curriculum for the undergraduate course for dental students in the 3rd, 4th and 5th semester at UMC. Each year, around 240 students at Mogi das Cruzes attend the 8-hour seminar and are impacted by iTOP.www.umc.br
Universitat de Barcelona
Université de Lorraine
Being the university of a whole region, Université de Lorraine is a major actor of its economic and social development, building on intercultural and intergeneration links, coordinating a regional research policy, and giving access to higher education to as many inhabitants as possible.
The faculté d'odontologie de Lorraine, which is part of the Université de Lorraine in France, welcomes students from the cities of Nancy, Besançon, Dijon and a few Luxembourg students and trains about 100 dentists each year.In addition to training general dentists, the faculty trains specialists in oral medicine, oral surgery and dentofacial orthopedics.odonto.univ-lorraine.fr
University of Sydney
The University of Sydney, School of Dentistry is Australia’s first dental school. It has been providing exceptional education and training in dentistry and oral health for more than a century. Their graduates are outstanding leaders in clinical practice, oral health promotion and conducting research with a significant-worldwide impact.
Us and iTOP
The modern concept of systematised training in oral prophylaxis has been implemented into the standard curriculum of Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) students to complement high teaching standards in prevention of periodontal diseases and caries. Students commence training in Year 1 in a simulated environment and continue applying the principles whilst treating their patients in a clinical setting. Annually, more than 90 students of dental medicine complete hands-on training and are assessed at the end of Year 1 when they must demonstrate high proficiency and understanding of the clinical application of the systematic approach taught.sydney.edu.au
University of Vienna
The University Dental Clinic Vienna, subsidiary of the Medical University of Vienna, is one of the largest and most modern university dental clinic in Europe. The university in the capital city of Austria offers comprehensive treatment options at the highest level with several departments of dental preservation and periodontics, orthodontics, oral surgery, prosthetics, radiology and pediatric dentistry as well as a wide variety of special outpatient clinics.
Us and iTOP
In the University Clinic of Dentistry Vienna the iTOP training is part of the undergraduate course for dental students in the 2nd and 7th semester. iTOP is integrated in the curriculum with a duration of seven hours per course, compromised of lecture and a practical Touch to Teach session. The courses take place at the University Clinic of Dentistry Vienna with up to 90 students annually.www.unizahnklinik-wien.at