Changes in Iowa Dentist Workforce Composition, 1997-2013: First Brief in a Series

Reynolds, J.C.; McKernan, S.C.; Kuthy, R.A.
05/2015

Abstract

The aim of this issue brief series is to examine dentist workforce supply trends in the state of Iowa in order to anticipate potential shortages that could impact access to dental care. This brief describes shifts in Iowa’s dentist workforce and characteristics since 1997, including age, sex, dental school attended, and birth state.

Citation

Reynolds JC, McKernan SC, Kuthy RA. Changes in Iowa Dentist Workforce Composition, 1997-2013: First Brief in a Series. Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Public Policy Center; 2015.