Emergency BU Alert Boston University's Charles River and Medical Center Campuses will be closing today, Monday, January 26, 2015 at 5:00 PM and will be closed all day Tuesday, January 27, 2015. All normal academic and administrative activities (e.g. classes, seminars and meetings) that are scheduled to take place after 5:00 PM on Monday are cancelled. When classes resume, they will resume on the regular class schedule. Whether or how classes are to be made up is at the discretion of the faculty member. For detailed information about the Boston University Medical campus, please go to http://www.bu.edu/ehs/comm Please note: Employees in essential services must report as scheduled. Essential services include, but are not limited to, University Police, Public Safety, Emergency Patient Treatment, Facilities Management and Planning, Environmental Health & Safety, University Dining Services, Mail Services, Student Health Services and the University Switchboard. For the very latest information, please go to http://www.bu.edu/today

Mission Statement

To provide the best learning experience to the professional dental community.


1. To promote lifelong learning among dental professionals; with a goal to better serve their patients and communities.

2. To understand the needs of oral health providers and continually develop and improve courses to meet those needs.

3. To become nationally known for delivering courses that combine cutting edge content with a format that facilitates enduring knowledge via pedagogical best practices.

4. To play a critical role in improving oral health globally.