Regional Initiatives in Dental Education
RIDE Mission: Develop dentists who will make a personal commitment to serving the needs of rural and underserved.
Montana Dental Rotations
Class of 2021: 14 MT Grant & UW Sponsored Rotations:*
• Dental Procedures: 2,051
• Dental Patient Encounters: 970
• Total hours of dental care: 2,800
*Funding ends Sept. 2022
Proposed RIDE Program Comparison
• RIDE Class of 2019: 8 WA Sponsored Rotations:
• Dental Procedures: 6,308 (annually)
• Dental Patient Encounters: 3,856 (annually)
• Total hours of dental care: 5,760 (annually)
Learn more about the University of Washington's RIDE Program.