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Drs. Richard C. Black and Mark S. Wolff Recognized as 2023 Health Equity Heroes

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The DentaQuest Health Equity Hero Awards honors individuals or organizations improving health care access for people with the greatest needs and fewest resources. The 2023 Health Equity Heroes have demonstrated unique ways we benefit from health connectors. Health connectors are forward thinkers taking action to remedy and eliminate systemic disparities in an effort to make health systems more welcoming to all.

Both Richard C. Black, D.D.S., M.S., Dean of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine, and Mark S. Wolff, D.D.S., Ph.D., Mortan Amsterdam Dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, were recognized as Health Equity Heroes.

Read more about Dr. Black’s efforts to bring much-needed oral health care to underserved communities around El Paso, TX.

Learn more about Dr. Wolff’s work in providing a dental home to vulnerable populations and people with disabilities at the University of Pennsylvania.

Published on September 13, 2023

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