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The Future of Oral Health Delivery guided Dr. Jack’s travels in early November

Dr. Keith Watson, President of Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences, welcomes Dr. Jack during his recent visit to Yakima, WA.

Yakima Washington provided the scene for Dr. Jack Dillenberg and colleagues to visit the campus of Pacific Northwest University (PNWU) School of Health Sciences.

Carlos Olivarus, CEO of the Yakima Farm Workers Clinic, greets Dr. Jack.

There they met with local oral health leaders to discuss the possibility of establishing a dental school on the PNWU campus to serve the region. The collaboration between PNWU and the Farmworkers Clinic would provide a unique educational model to recruit local community-minded individuals to serve the underserved in the community.

Dr. Bill Riley speaks at one of the sessions at the NNOHA conference.

Retired NNOHA founder and president, Dr. John McFarland, welcomes Dr. Jack to the conference.

Later in the week, Dr. Jack Dillenberg flew to San Diego to meet with Drs. Bill Doherty and Bill Riley, who were presenting at the National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA) conference.The three met to discuss the oral health transformation of financing and care into a value-based system of care.

Dr. Jack joins Dr. Mark Doherty and Dr. Bill Riley to discuss the transformation of finance and care delivery in oral health.

Community dentistry is the highlight of Dr. Jack’s week

Monday morning, Dr. Jack Dillenberg gave the keynote address at the National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA) plenary session to over 800 participants at the 25th Anniversary celebration of NNOHA.

Dr. Jack received the ADA Presidential Award from ADA President Dr. Gary Roberts.
Dr. Jack received the ADA Presidential Award from ADA President Dr. Gary Roberts.

Dr. Jack receives the NNOHA Lifetime Achievement award from the executive director, Phillip Thompson and Dr. Janet Bozzone, President of NNOHA.
Dr. Jack receives the NNOHA Lifetime Achievement award from the executive director, Phillip Thompson and Dr. Janet Bozzone, President of NNOHA.

Later that evening, he received their Lifetime Achievement Award at their award gala.

UNM Predental club invited Dr. Jack to speak in Albuquerque.
UNM Pre-dental club invited Dr. Jack to speak in Albuquerque.

The following day, Dr. Jack Dillenberg flew to Albuquerque to visit with the University of New Mexico pre-dental student club. On Thursday, he flew to San Diego to present at the UCSD Community Dentistry Faculty Development course for dental faculty.

Faculty participants in the UCSD Community dentistry faculty development course welcome Dr. Jack as one of their guest speakers.
Faculty participants in the UCSD Community dentistry faculty development course welcome Dr. Jack as one of their guest speakers.

On his way to UCSD, Dr. Jack ran into two ASDOH alum at the airport.
On his way to UCSD, Dr. Jack ran into two ASDOH alums at the airport.

The week ended with Dr. Jack celebrating Veterans Day as a former Navy dentist.