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.