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Leadership: What they don’t teach you in dental school (Part two)

By Dr. Jonathan Ford I recently attended the ADA New Dentist Conference in Denver. The conference had a great mix of continuing education for the young dentist, including a special emphasis on leadership development. Here is part two of the leadership skills that I learned at the ADA New Dentist Conference—read part one here.  1.     Have fun! One… Read More »

Buy Me Some Peanuts at the Mile-High Marker

Coors Field offers so many advantages to hitters. Here’s some information from the official Coors Field website. We’ve been researching the mile high stadium in advance of the 2013 New Dentist Conference, taking place in Denver and we’ve learned some interesting facts about baseball when it’s played at such an altitude: The ball travels about 9% farther than… Read More »

Another Round of Applause, This Time for Dr. Dan Edwards

Here at the New Dentist Conference, we’re proud to honor the ADA Golden Apple Award Winners. Dr. Dan Edwards won the award for Outstanding Leadership in Mentoring. In 2012 ADA New Dentist News spoke with Dr. Dan Edwards about his approach to mentoring dental students:  “I want to give a mentee enough information to make an informed decision,… Read More »