March 28 Webinar to Explore Gender Disparities in Dental Income

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The ADA Health Policy Institute will present the free webinar “Why Do Men Earn More Than Women in Medicine, Law, and Dentistry?” on Tuesday, March 28 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm CDT. Marko Vujicic, PhD, chief economist and vice president of the ADA, will examine a new study that compares the gender gap in earnings among professionals in these fields. Also, industry-leading presenters and panelists will discuss how the disparity in earnings between men and women professionals is beginning to change, including the following:

  • Tony LoSasso, PhD, professor, division of health policy and administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago;
  • Carol Gomez Summerhays, DDS, past president of the ADA;
  • Lisa Simpson, MB, BCh, MPH, president and CEO of AcademyHealth;

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