From dental assistant to the Dean of Health Sciences, dental hygienist Lisa M. Baker, M.S., RDH, CDA, credits all the open career doors she’s encountered to the decision to further her education. Now her focus is on giving back to ... See More
Dentistry may be a difficult profession to pursue and at times it may feel like an impossible goal to achieve but, according to this dentist, the arduous journey is worthwhile. ... See More
up as an Iraqi refugee during Saddam Hussein’s oppressive regime, I was definitely put at a disadvantage in my education. My parents did not greatly value education, as they were more focused on safety and staying out of harm’s way. I was 6 years old when I came to the United States, and I struggled to learn the different language and adjust to my new home. ... See More
Sometimes our most thoroughly thought-out plans don’t come to fruition. I never thought I would find my true passion in educating future dentists, but I am so thankful to have found my niche. ... See More
Growing up in a public housing development in Washington, DC, I came from humble beginnings, but that never stopped me from dreaming big.
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