Pileggi Completes ADEA Leadership Institute Program

Dr. Roberta Pileggi with other ADEA Leadership Institute Program participantsDr. Roberta Pileggi, Assistant Professor and Assistant Director of Postgraduate Endodontics, recently completed the yearlong American Dental Education Association Leadership Institute Program. The commencement ceremony took place during the 2008 ADEA Annual Session held in Dallas, Texas, from March 28 – April 2.

Since 2000, the Leadership Institute has developed the nation’s most promising dental educators to become leaders in dental and higher education. Fellows complete a project relating to a key issue in dental education, and the program includes sessions in leadership theory, team building, communications, managing change, public policy, educational policy, legal issues, research, and budgeting and financial management.

Dr. Pileggi joined the University of Florida in 2005. She participates in several committees through ADEA, the American Association of Endodontists, and the International Association of Dental Research. She has also received many faculty honors. We congratulate her on her latest achievement!