Table 5

Professional status, practice setting, and vulnerable populations served reported in post-graduation survey, by number and percentage of total respondents (N=69)

Number (%)
Professional status
 Dental associate29 (42.0%)
 Dental resident31 (44.9%)
 Opened my own practice1 (1.4%)
 Not practicing/unemployed4 (5.8%)
 Other4 (5.8%)
Primary dental practice setting
 Private dental office31 (47.7%)
 Academic dental institution14 (21.5%)
 Hospital10 (15.4%)
 Health center or clinic8 (12.3%)
 Other2 (3.1%)
 More than one setting8 (12.7%)
Vulnerable populations served
 Homeless persons14 (20.3%)
 Incarcerated/transitioning10 (14.5%)
 Migrant or immigrant populations27 (39.1%)
 Publicly insured (e.g., Medicaid)37 (53.6%)
 Substance users33 (47.8%)
 Uninsured27 (39.1%)
 Born in the U.S.19 (40.4%)