Erinne Kennedy Leads the Way to the Top of Lye Brook Falls in Vermont

Influence the Team – One Woman’s Secret Leadership Style

Group Impact A few weeks ago, I was leaf-peeping in New England. It’s a sport really, and I was trying to be a professional. A few of my friends and I were hiking the Lye...
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A Dental Hygienist Enjoys “Biba Dushi” in Aruba

Recently, I had the pleasure of traveling to Aruba for 7 days and had quite a few eye-opening experiences that I wanted to share with you! Biba Dushi is a popular phrase you'll hear...
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The History of Women in Dentistry Part II: Female Dentists Join the Military

An Officer and a Female Dentist: Women in Military Dentistry When the United States entered World War I in 1917, its dental corps consisted of only 86 officers (all male), or approximately one dentist for...
Dental Woman Entrepreneur as Part of the Growing Movement

The Growth of the Movement: Entrepreneurial Women

We may think we are the women of today's equal opportunity movement. And I will be the first to acknowledge there is tremendous unfinished work of global gender-equality throughout the world. But the most...
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Not “Just a Dentist” – Dr. Kim Is So Much More

We all know the routine. At our dentist office, we prepare days in advance for patient care, we preview charts, note opportunities for improved care, and provide service for every patient. Inevitably, we all have...
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Dental Hygiene Launched Me Into Lifelong Adventure

It all started in third grade. I was heading out to recess on a warm spring day. Like most kids, we were all in a hurry. That’s when it happened. A major face plant...
Women's Feet pictured inside a chalk circle as Dental Entrepreneur Aiming to Inspire Growth in Others by Changing Herself

Inspiring Growth Fresh Out of Dental School

Growth can come suddenly. Or gradually. Or both. The phone rang, and I kept saying yes to everything that was asked of me until I hung up and realized what I had committed myself to....
A photo of Dr Jill Wade and her 2 daughters making a list after their house flood

A House Flood, Kicking Stress, Starting Over: Part One

editor's note: From something as troublesome as house flood, Dr. Jill Wade gets the chance to evaluate what really matters in life and the opportunity to start over. I never dreamed a house flood would...

“Reflect On Your Most Difficult Moment…

...Knowing That You Survived, And Use It As Your Stepping Stone To Rise To The Next Level.” As life continues, so does my story. In the past few months I have been lucky enough to be...

AAWD 1921-2018 Positioning Women in Dentistry

In 1921, 12 women traveled to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on horseback and by train for a dental meeting. This marked the first meeting of the American Association of Women Dentists (AAWD). Although the name has...

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