Dentistry Advanced Training
To keep your career on track, we have leadership opportunities that will allow you to expand your skills and continue to pursue excellence in everything you do. All of VA's leadership programs are used to develop training, select new employees, and serve as a basis for reward and recognition decisions
Offers direct, convenient access to thousands of VA's learning activities, including instructor-led, satellite and Web-based training, books, and other instructional products.
“The specialists that are here – are just amazing. The dentistry that I’ve been able to learn, and I feel that I’m able to provide dentistry at such a higher level.”
– Dr. June, D.M.D., Lead Dentist & Staff General Dentist
Provides education debt reduction reimbursements to employees with qualifying loans who are in health care professional positions providing direct-patient care services, or services incident to direct patient care.
Given to full- and part-time VA employees currently enrolled in, or accepted to, an accredited education program. The scholarship covers tuition costs and related expenses.
Employees with Federal student loans may be eligible for the national loan forgiveness program.
We offer specialized dental research fellowships to help you advance your career, focusing on a wide range of oral diseases in older Veterans. VA provides fellows with two or three years of stipend/salary support.
While working for VA, your license is valid in all 50 states, plus the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. With more than 200 dental locations nationwide, VA is the largest health care system in the U.S.
Further your education and sharpen your job skills in a traditional classroom setting, or through on-the-job training, or by participating in self-paced study and online programs.
A world of educational opportunities at your fingertips, employees can take their pick of professional development opportunities and work-related courses offered by Government and private organizations.