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Name:Dr. Diego M. Ardenghi
Degrees:DDS, M.A
Country:Canada
Academic Background:I am a dentist (UFSM, Brazil, 2003) and Master of Arts in Education (UVic, Canada, 2006). I am a PhD student at the Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University (Montreal, Canada). During my M.A., I worked with cultural-historical activity theory and discourse analysis to investigate the transitions between school and workplace, with special interest in ethics, dentist-patient relationship, and dental education. My PhD research focuses on working poor population’s understanding of and attitudes towards oral health, with particular emphasis on dental care access and social justice.

Education:
PhD Student- Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada.

Master of Arts - Curriculum Studies, Faculty of Education, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada. November 2006.

Dentistry - Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, RS, Brazil, 2003.
Present Functions:IDEALS commitees:
IDEALS Scientific Review SubCommittee for the 7th International Congress;
IDEALS Website Committee;
IDEALS Bulletin Editorial Board.

Teaching:
1. Instructor in special topics, in the course "Clinical Decision-making." Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, 2007.

2. Teaching Assistant in the course "Basis of Medicine, Unit 6." Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, March-April 2007.
Past Functions:Teaching:
1. Tutor (Backup, Problem Based Learning) in the course "Doctor, Patient, & Society." Island Medical Program, University of Victoria/University of British Columbia, Winter 2006.

2. Teaching Assistant in the course "Anatomy." Department of Morphology, Center of Health Sciences, Federal University of Santa Maria, March-July 2001
Publications:1. Publications
1.1 – In English
1.1.1. Roth, W.-M., Ardenghi, D., Boyer, L., Emad, G., Hsu, P.-L., Jayme, B., Kim, M., Pozzer-Ardenghi, L., Reis, G., Stith, I., & van Eijck, M. (in press). Being, becoming, belonging: Life in an international research group. In: S. Ritchie (Ed.), Research Collaboration: Relationships and practices. (pp.). Rotterdam: Sense Publishers.

1.1.2. Ardenghi, D. M., Roth, W.-M., Pozzer-Ardenghi, L. (in press). Responsibility in dental praxis: An activity theoretical perspective. Accepted for publication on the Journal of Workplace Learning, 19 (4), (pp.--)

1.1.3. Ardenghi, D. M. (2006). Dentist Patient Relationship: A Cultural Historical Theoretical Approach. Abstract of the thesis published on the Bulletin of the International Dental Ethics and Law Society 6 (1).

1.1.4. Ardenghi, D. M. (2006). Dentist Patient Relationship: A Cultural Historical Theoretical Approach. Thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts. University of Victoria, BC, Canada.

1.1.5. Ardenghi, D. M., Roth, W.-M., & Pozzer-Ardenghi, L. (2005). The unknowability of actions and the development of phronesis in dentistry practice. Bulletin of the International Dental Ethics and Law Society 5 (1), 3-10.

1.1.6. Ardenghi, D. M., Roth, W.-M. (May 2005). Practical wisdom in dental clinics. Published at the Proceedings of the CONNECTIONS’05 Conference, Faculty of Education, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada, May 4th 2005, p. 123-142.

Serves on the following Committee(s)
 Membership Committee (MC)
Bulletin Editorial Board (BEB)
Website Committee (WSC)