This figure shows the decrease in the proportion of NIDCR extramural training and career development support going to dental schools from 89.4% in 1993 to 73.1% in 2008.

FIGURE 6-5Proportion of NIDCR extramural training and career development support by type of academic institution

SOURCE: NIDCR Strategic Plan, 2009–2013.

From: 6, Oral Health

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