Diversity in Academe 2013

Training a Generation of Dentists for Indian Reservations

Daniel Johnson for The Chronicle

Creighton U.'s dental school recruits and trains American Indian students to meet a desperate need for dental care on tribal reservations.
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Growing up on the Pine Ridge Reservation, in South Dakota, Tracy Charging Crow recalls the eureka moment when she zeroed in on her chosen career.

She was a sophomore in high school, attending a health-care retreat sponsored by Creighton University...

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