HPU Workman Faculty of Dental Medication Publicizes Board of Advisors
The brand new dental faculty has appointed 12 members to the inaugural Board of Advisors.
HIGH POINT, N.C., Jan. 17, 2023 – Excessive Level College’s Workman Faculty of Dental Medication has appointed a dozen members to its inaugural Board of Advisors. Their phrases will proceed by way of 2025.
HPU will welcome its first-class of scholars to the Workman Faculty of Dental Medication, North Carolina’s solely non-public dental faculty, within the fall of 2024.
Board members present voluntary management and agree to keep up a standing cost to embrace the varsity’s general imaginative and prescient to find, develop and ship higher well being, says Dr. Scott S. De Rossi, founding dean of the Workman Faculty of Dental Medication. Chosen for his or her dedication, experience and variety of backgrounds, every board member offers insights and concepts to the varsity’s management whereas serving as a world ambassador by creating strategic connections and speaking the varsity’s strengths and wanted assets.
“Excessive Level College’s Workman Faculty of Dental Medication is blessed to have these dental innovators and thought leaders be a part of forces as we construct a singular studying mannequin for one of many nation’s most distinctive dental faculties,” says De Rossi. “We’re making a well being care community that can permit HPU college students to get one of the best dental training in america.”
This spectacular group contains Dr. Rick Workman, HPU’s Dental Innovator in Residence and the founding father of Heartland Dental, which helps greater than 1,600 dental places of work nationwide. The Workman Faculty of Dental Medication was supported by a $32 million donation from the Rick and Angie Workman Basis within the spring of 2022.
Dr. Workman opened his first dental workplace in 1980 in Effingham, Illinois, the birthplace of Heartland Dental. He opened a second workplace 15 months later. Pursuing his ardour for dentistry required 55 hours per week of delivering dental care and an extra 30 hours on the enterprise aspect of operations. Realizing there needed to be a greater manner for himself and future dentists to follow, Workman launched different dentists in 1982 to the potential alternatives of top quality, nonclinical administrative assist and crafted Heartland Dental right into a world-class dental assist group. Right now, Heartland Dental offers assist to greater than 2,600 dentists. Workman continues to be actively concerned as govt chairman of Heartland Dental. He devotes himself to the dental business by way of offering mentorship, management recommendation and talking engagements.