The Massachusetts Hispanic Dental Association (MHDA) is very proud to announce our 5th SYMPOSIUM in Dental Careers on June 26th, 2015. It will be held at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Rachel Auditorium 14th Floor, One Kneeland Street, Boston, MA 02111.
The purpose of the symposium is to achieve our goal of improving oral health for the hispanic community in Massachusetts and to increase the recruitment and retention of more minorities in the Dental Field.
Zuzana Mendez, DMD Aidee N. Herman, DMD, MScD
Former President MHDA Former President of National HDA
Board of Trustees HDA Former President of MHDA Symposium Co-Founder Symposium Founder
Merelyn Hong DDS
Symposium Chair Committee
Executive Director MHDA
CE Credits: 4
$40 Registration –Write a check to MHDA
Donations are welcomed
MASSACHUSETTS HISPANIC DENTAL ASSOCIATION
5th Symposium in Dental Careers “Promoting Dentistry as a Career for Minorities”
8:30 -8:45 am. Conference Registration
8:45 -9:00 am. Introduction Moderator: Zuzana Mendez DMD, Former President of MHDA
9:00 -9:15 am. Welcome to the 5th Symposium: Arlene Limonie DMD, President MHDA
.9:15 -9:30 am. Kevin Gentile. Territory Manager, New England Oral Health Crest & Oral B
9:30 -10:00 am: Myron Allukian, Jr. DDS, MPH Former Director of Community Dental Program, Boston Public Health Commission.
Topic:” Limited License in MA”
10:00 -10:25 am. Brian J. Swann, DDS, MPH, Chief of Oral Health, Cambridge Health Alliance, Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Topic: “How Can One Define Success in an Oral Health Career"
10:30 -10:55 am. Ana Zea, DMD, Clinical Assistant Professor. Director, Community-based education. Boston University Henry m. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Department of General Dentistry and Health Policy & Health Services Research Office of Global and Population Health.
11:00 -11:30 am. Aidee N. Herman, DMD, MScD, Associate Clinical Professor Department of Periodontology. Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. Former Chair of the Equal Educational Opportunity Committee. Former President of National Hispanic Dental Association. President CEO Hispanic International Mission.
Topic: “Pre-dental Application Requirements"
11:30 -12:00 pm. Charles Millstein, DMD, MPH, Massachusetts Dental Society. Co –editor of The MDS 150th Anniversary.
Topic: "Organized Dentistry
12:30 - 1:00pm. Lunch - Award Scholarship and Leadership Recognition - 14th Floor.