With 30-years in clinical dentistry and 21 years as a National Spokesperson for the American Dental Association, Dr. Kimberly Harms has seen the importance of positive communication, management of conflict, and relationship building firsthand. Her goal is to help untangle problems and support those with grief issues by sharing that accumulated knowledge with seminar attendees. As national spokesperson and consumer adviser for the American Dental Association, Dr. Harms has appeared on their behalf on the Today Show, CNN, Fox News, National Public Radio, and network affiliates such as CBS, NBC, and ABC. In addition, she has been quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, USA Today, Chicago Tribune, Consumer’s Digest, BuzzFeed, Shape magazine, Good Housekeeping, Cosmopolitan, and numerous other print and internet publications. Her article “Keeping Out of Harms’ Way: Pearls, Pitfalls and Lurking Perils of a Life in Dentistry” received the International College of Dentists Leadership in Journalism Award for 2016.
Friday, May 5
COURSE #24 | Detangling Dentistry’s Most Difficult Discussions and Dilemmas: The Patient Version
8:30 – 10:30 a.m.