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Detroit [+] participants receive a unique training over their three year commitment at Covenant Community Care (CCC).

  • Intentionally living in Hamtramck- a city 5 miles from the center of Detroit- consisting of a large Middle Eastern population. There are many opportunities for relationship building in this neighborhood.
  • Community support and mentorship on a weekly basis
  • The [+] curriculum training covers 5 Core Competencies: spiritual depth, missional living, leadership development, operational administration, and dental practice management.

Year 1: AEGD through NYU at CCC     Year 2 & 3: CCC full-time salaried dentist

  • Care: Mastering dental treatment
  • Compassion: Learning to integrate spiritual health care with oral health care
  • Cost: Apply for partial loan repayment through the National Health Services Corps
  • Cross-cultural: neighborhood and patient demographic as well as potential training through a 4-week international rotation
  • Commissioned: after 3 years, [+] graduates are sent to follow the Lord's leading
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Dr. Catherine Piaskowski

CCC Dental Residency Director

Dr. Lynn Eickholt

CCC Dental Director