Speaker: T. Bob Davis, DMD
Date: Saturday, September 8, 2018
Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Subject Code: 550
Course Code: S14
CLICK HERE to register on the Southwest Dental Conference's website.
Me? Going on a mission trip? You've got to be kidding! That's many dentists initial thought admitting they have never done something like this before. However, there's no time like the present to hear from dynamic colleagues who have a passion for sharing their talents, skills and heart with those less fortunate. Get the big picture, plus the small details.
•How to identify the needs for dental volunteers, basis for volunteering and qualifications of volunteers.
•Identify local, national, and international locations, groups and individuals involved.
•Become familiar with details of the how to’s of starting a trip, joining another group trip, teaching in a school, lists of fixed/portable equipment plus supplies needed and available.
•Learn how to motivate and inspire altruistic volunteerism while creating networking among those doing it.
Dr. Davis is a native of Troy, Alabama, a graduate of Samford University and the University of Alabama School of Dentistry. After a stint in the U.S. Air Force, he moved to Dallas, TX and practiced general dentistry for 46 years. Dr. Davis has been actively involved in leadership roles with multiple dental organizations throughout his career. He is a Past President of the Academy of Dentistry International (ADI.) He has a passionate commitment to dental missions, having taken over 1,500 dental students, 500 dentists, and numerous hygienists, assistants, and staff on one of his 40 plus years of dental mission trips to Mexico and Central America. Today you’ll feel how passionate he is about volunteerism!! www.tbobdavis.com