“The landscape of dentistry is changing. It is imperative that dental education rise to meet the demands of the community.“
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Research is identifying increased oral-systemic links and patients are seeking improved understanding of their oral care needs. As a dental professional with a drive and passion for the advancement of preventive care within the community, Katrina Sanders, RDH, BSDH, M.Ed., RF believes it is the responsibility of dental education to produce competent, skilled, and empathetic providers who possess the psychomotor and affective skills required to meet the growing demands of the dental industry.
A clinical dental hygienist, author, and international speaker, Katrina is a vibrant, passionate, and charismatic award-winning educator with a unique approach to delivering continuing dental education. A keynote speaker for Smiles At Sea and a distinguished speaker with many dental hygiene study clubs, Katrina’s lectures incorporate a caring, comedic, and supportive style. She is passionate about educating, empowering, and instilling compassion within the dental hygiene industry. Katrina’s zest for dental hygiene is infused throughout her content as she lectures on provocative topics while leaving participants with a call to action and an abundantly renewed sense of pride for their industry.
Katrina is the founder and keynote speaker for Sanders Board Preparatory, a comprehensive program designed to supplement student learning and enhance understanding of concepts, terminology, and procedures commonly discussed in preparation for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination.
Katrina is the Clinical Liaison, Hygiene Excellence, and Innovation for AZPerio, the country’s largest periodontal practice. She works alongside Diplomates to the American Board of Periodontology to instruct on collaborative professionalism and standard of care protocols while delivering education through hygiene boot camps and study clubs.
Katrina is a member of Dental Speaker Institute and Dental Speakers Bureau. She is also on the advisory board and a columnist for ModernHygienist.com and a writer for Dentaltown Magazine and Today’s Hygienist.
Katrina has published articles on the topics of injection failure, local anesthesia techniques, and practice management techniques for the millennial patient and has been featured on multiple industry podcasts.
– imagery & bio courtesy of Katrina Sanders, RDH
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1/1/2023 to 12/31/2024. Provider ID# 402159