Professional Development / Continuing Dental and Medical Education Fund Support (*)

Fund Request Online Submit


    This application is designed for faculty from both school of Dental Medicine and Medicine requesting either or both the following funds:

     1. Professional Development Funds

          Faculty at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor are eligible for this benefit during the first five years of their employment or until their promotion to a senior rank, whichever comes first.

           Up to $500.00 in funding is available for academic or professional purposes, following the guidelines of the funding source identified by Chair/Type II Center Director and the Dean of the School.

     2. Continuing Dental and Medical Education Support (CDME) Professional Development Fund

         Up to $1000.0

      Available on first come first serve basis


        1. Faculty of any rank

        2. Minimum FTE: 0.5

        3.  Must have exhausted other professional funds, including individual (e.g. DCAA, Academic Enhancement, other professional development funds), and other available institutional funds as determined by Chair/Head/Center Director/Finance Director(as applicable)


School of Dental Medicine contact:

John Brigada

Finance Director
Deans Office - SODM

Ph#:    860-679-4065

School of Medicine contact:

Iris Chalerman

Administrative Financial Coordinator
Deans Office - School of Medicine

Ph#:    860-679-2231

Technical support contact:

Caibin Zhang

Application Architect
Research Office - SODM

Ph#:    860-679-4498