University of North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Angela Broome, DDS, MS, Dip ABOMR, Program Director


The University of North Carolina Adams School of Dentistry, Division of Diagnostic Sciences offers an accredited three-year postdoctoral program in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology leading to a Certificate and a Master of Science degree.

The program prepares qualified oral and maxillofacial radiology specialists for positions of responsibility in institutions of higher dental education or in the private practice setting. Participants gain experience in radiation physics, biology and protection and enhance their teaching and research skills. The program emphasizes understanding of imaging technologies and proficiency in radiologic interpretation. This includes training in the physics and interpretation of advanced imaging modalities, such as magnetic resonance, medical and cone-beam computed tomography. The curriculum also includes courses in head and neck anatomy, oral pathology, and research and design methodologies.

The program requires the execution and completion of a Master’s-level research project, which supports the graduate student’s development of scholarly competency, including critical thinking skills and understanding of scientific methodology. Upon completion of all requirements, each student is eligible for certification by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology.

Please visit the Program’s website UNC Graduate Program for up-to-date information, including admissions requirements and procedures.

For additional information, please contact:

Angela Broome, DDS, MS, Dip ABOMR
Director, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Graduate Program
Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Diagnostic Sciences
5411K Koury Oral Health Sciences
The University Of North Carolina School of Dentistry
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599-7455
Office 919.537.3141
Fax 919.966.0705