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January 28, 2019

Master’s Week

This course is for those interested in learning from top dental lecturers in an engaging, interactive environment.

Master’s Week is a unique learning experience each and every year where we bring together a group of talented speakers to share on a range of topics. In 2019 we are thrilled to announce that our Master’s Week program will feature four incredible clinicians. In classic Pankey style – the experience, education and community will make this a program not to be missed.

Meet The Presenters

Dr. Lee Ann Brady – Topic to be Chosen By the Group

Dr. Lee Ann Brady joined The Pankey Institute as their first female resident faculty member and was quickly promoted to Clinical Director. Dr. Brady is a privately practicing dentist and nationally recognized educator, lecturer and author. With an extensive history in leadership, she is currently Director of Education of the Pankey Institute. Dr. Brady has also developed a vast library of online instruction at leeannbrady.com and restorativenation.com. She practices in Glendale Arizona, is a member of the editorial board for the Journal of Cosmetic Dentistry, Inside Dentistry and Dentaltown Magazine.

Mr. Kirk Behrendt – Mastering Practice Management & Marketing “Best Practices”

Kirk Behrendt speaks and consults with dentists all over the world on how to create a Better Practice and a Better Life. As one of Dentistry’s Top Seminar Leaders and Online Education Platform Experts, Kirk has invested more than 23 years of his professional life optimizing the best systems and practices within the dental industry.

Kirk has spoken at every major dental meeting in the United States. He and his company ACT Dental, have been consistently ranked as one of the Top Dental Consultants in Dentistry for the last 10 years by Dentistry Today. Inc Magazine named ACT Dental to their Inc 5000 list, as one of the Fastest-Growing Companies in the United States. Dr. Peter Dawson of The Dawson Academy called Kirk, “THE best motivator I have ever heard.” Kirk has invested a lifetime of assembling the very best talent dentistry has to offer to build a trusted team of advisor experts that customize individual solutions for each dentist they serve.

Dr. Taiseer Sulaiman – Pursuit of Excellence: Optimizing Esthetic Outcome… Clinical Tips and Material Selection

Taiseer Sulaiman is the director of the division of Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he gained his clinical certificate in Operative Dentistry, and completed his PhD in Dental Materials from the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomaterial Sciences from the University of Turku in Finland in collaboration with the Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina. Dr. Sulaiman is a clinician and a researcher hoping to bridge gaps between dental research and clinical application. Dr. Sulaiman’s research focus is on dental ceramics, adhesion, cements, color and appearance in dentistry and biomimetics. He is a member of numerous academies including the IADR/ AADR, Academy of Operative Dentistry, the Society of Color and Appearance in Dentistry and the American Dental Association. He has lectured on numerous national and international stages, and serves as a reviewer for many peer-reviewed dental journals.

Dr. DeWitt Wilkerson “The Shift”- The Dramatic Movement Toward Complete Health Dentistry

Dr. DeWitt Wilkerson, D.M.D. is the Resident Expert of Integrative Dental Medicine and senior faculty member at The Dawson Academy where he leads many of The Dawson Academy courses. Dr. Wilkerson is the current President of the American Academy for Oral and Systemic Health which works to improve inter-disciplinary healthcare and collaboration and increase awareness of the mouth-body health links. He is a past President of the American Equilibration Society, the leading organization for the study of dental occlusion and temporomandibular disorders. He’s actively involved with the American Academy of Restorative Dentistry, American Dental Association and the Christian Medical/Dental Association.