Prof Spallek's paper among TOP 10 'Journal of Dental Education (JDE)' articles in 2015
Social media consist of powerful tools that impact not only communication but relationships among people, thus posing an inherent challenge to the traditional standards of who we are as dental educators and what we can expect of each other.
Abstract, part 1
Abstract, part 2
ADEA press release
Heiko Spallek is first author of a set of articles analysing the use of
social media in the dental school environment, and how the world of social media has changed dental education.
Heiko Spallek, Sharon P. Turner, Evelyn Donate-Bartfield, David Chambers, Maureen McAndrew, Pamela Zarkowski, and Nadeem Karimbux:
Social Media in the Dental School Environment.
Part A: Benefits, Challenges, and Recommendations for Use;
Part B: Curricular Considerations.
J Dent Educ. 2015; 79:1140-1166