This year's honorees include the founder of 2 institutes and a university bachelor’s program, a front runner of advanced surgical techniques, and an innovator of over 100 medical devices and technology.
Benco Dental annually honors inspirational women in the dental profession through the Lucy Hobbs Project. This year, 6 more women were recognized for their contribution to the dental profession, including the founder of 2 institutes and a university bachelor’s program, a front runner of advanced surgical techniques, and an innovator of over 100 medical devices and technology.
The 2020 Lucy Hobbs Project Award recipients are:
All 6 of this year’s recipients will be featured in the winter issue of Incisal Edge and will be invited to join the new Driving Dentistry Forward podcast hosted by Chuck Cohen and Rick Cohen, managing directors of Benco Dental.
Named after Dr. Lucy Hobbs Taylor, the first American woman to earn a degree in dentistry in 1866, the project aims to bring women together from all facets of the industry, including dentists, dental assistants, hygienists, receptionists, sales representatives, and others. Powered by Benco and 10,00 members strong, The Lucy Hobbs Project® encourages dental professionals to unite as a force for change through networking, innovation, and giving back and is free to join. For more information, visit thelucyhobbsproject.com.