UNLV Sim Course

Friday, Jun 3, 2016
- Saturday, Jun 4, 2016

Time: 7:30am - 6:00pm

The UNLV Dental Simulation Course


Dental Simulation CourseEach year, pre-health and pre-dental students from all over the United States visit the UNLV campus in Las Vegas, Nevada to participate in the UNLV Dental Simulation Course.

The UNLV Dental Simulation Course is a two day experience, giving participating pre-dental students insight into both dental school and the dental profession. During the course, participants work in UNLV SDM’s advanced pre-clinical laboratory and will gain valuable hands on experience. The course will help to confirm your interest in dentistry and make you a stronger applicant!

During the course participants will be able to do the following:

  • Make typodont impressions and pour them in stone

  • Learn how to build a competitive dental application
    portfolio

  • Use a high speed dental handpiece and other dental instruments

  • Prepare cavity restorations using a high
    speed dental hand piece and other instruments

  • Fill cavity preparations using both amalgam and compositeUNLV Dental Simulation Course

  • Identify normal dentition

  • Model a central incisor in wax

  • Earn a certificate of course completion

  • Meet the Assistant Dean for Admissions and
    Student Affairs and Faculty on the Admissions
    Committee

  • ... AND MUCH MORE!


Each course is limited to 80 students. The cost of the course is $200 which includes lunch both days.

We allow refunds up to 30 days before the date of your registered course date.


2016 Simulation Course Dates: June 3-4, 2016 (8am-5pm)


Need Accommodations? Bundle your hotel & registration for $450*! UNLV ADEA has a small block of rooms available for 3-night accommodation in the West Tower Rooms of Circus Circus (closest to UNLV SDM!) for those coming from out of town.


Check in: Thursday June 2, 2016, Check out: Sunday June 5, 2016

West Tower Rooms - 364 sq. ft. Modern comfort meets functional design in the 35-story West Tower. The 364 sq.ft rooms are located directly above the hotel lobby, with close proximity to the shopping promenade and the Adventuredome, Rooms include 32” flat panel plasma TV with cable channels and pay movies, pillow-top mattress, Wi-Fi internet access, in-room safe, desk and chair, clock radio, iron/ironing board and hair dryer. Smoking permitted. Room will have 1 King bed. Link to Circus Circus - West Tower Rooms

Save more than $200 on accommodations with this bundle! Take advantage of this offer in three easy steps: (1) Select "Hotel + Registration", (2) complete your registration payment in full and (3) you will receive a confirmation email to let you know you all set! We will contact you for further information if needed.


*No room refunds as limited number of rooms are available. Daily resort fee not included and paid upon arrival.

Simulation Course FAQs


If you have further questions, you may contact us at unlvsimcourse@gmail.com

Event Location

UNLV School of Dental Medicine
1001 Shadow Ln
Las Vegas, NV 89106

Event Fees:

Normal Attendance $ 200.00

Registration + Hotel $ 450.00


Registration is closed for this event.

For more information or questions, please email:

Michelle.Farnoush@sdm.unlv.edu