MaryJane Hanlon - April 2021

​March 10, 2021
Presenter: MaryJane Hanlon, RDH, DMD

Ownership in the Extreme: A Mini-MBA in Dental Practice Management

If your practice dreams are continually obstructed by recurring challenges and conflicts, it may be time to examine management practices, teamwork, and leadership within your practice.  Gain powerful tools and evidence-based management systems that can take your business to the next level. All teams can perform to a high standard once clear goals are established, expectations are clarified, and the team agrees to perform as a group to accomplish the goal. Dr. MaryJane Hanlon shares a leadership toolkit and philosophy centered around continuous improvement, communication skills, honest assessment of self and others, and becoming a learning organization. Real life case-studies illustrate the importance of developing clear goals, expectations, and performance objectives as a team. Explore how basing management decisions on a long-term philosophy can create a thriving business with satisfied patients.

2 CEU Provided

About the Speaker:
MaryJane Hanlon, RDH, DMD has an extensive and varied background in the field of dentistry. Since 1997, Dr. Hanlon has been active in the dental industry and owned and operated her own practice for 15 years. Dr. Hanlon combined her passion for dentistry with her acumen for business in 2012 when she obtained her MBA from Suffolk University. During her two years of matriculation, she created a list of all the things she wished she knew prior to beginning her dental practice. This list was translated into the creation of a course given at Yankee Dental every year in conjunction with Bentley University called the “Mini MBA for Dentists”. In 2014, she became Assistant Dean of Predoctoral Clinical Education at Tufts where she works to revamp the overall clinical environment. In 2016, she became Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs overseeing all of the undergraduate and postgraduate clinical operations for the school. Dr. Hanlon is highly involved with the Massachusetts Dental Society and will become its fourth female president in 2020. In addition, she has served in many roles on the Yankee Dental Organizational Committees, ADA House of Delegates, and was Chair of Yankee Dental Congress 2017 meeting. MaryJane is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Dental Education Association, Academy of General Dentistry and many other dental organizations. She is licensed to practice dentistry in Massachusetts.

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