Fifth annual celebration will introduce honorees in Philadelphia April 27, 28
Posted: March 7, 2017
Edited by Dentaltown staff
PITTSTON, Penn.—Benco Dental will host The Lucy Hobbs Project fifth annual celebration on April 27 and 28 in Philadelphia.
During the gathering, the project will honor six award recipients for setting new benchmarks in the dental profession. The event will also include CE credits and a keynote speaker, Robyn Benincasa.
The Lucy Hobbs Project will honor six women: Patricia L. Blanton, DDS, MS, PhD, recipient of the Industry Icon award, Winifred J. Booker, DDS, recipient of the Humanitarian award, Margaret Fickess, RDA, CDA, MEd, recipient of the Innovator award, Emily Ishkanian, DMD, recipient of the Mentor award, Irene Marron-Tarrazzi, DMD, MS, recipient of the Woman to Watch award and Andrea Joy Smith, DDS, recipient of the Clinical Expertise award.
With a network of more than 9,000 members, The Lucy Hobbs Project empowers women in dentistry to drive change and deliver success through networking, innovation and giving back. Named for Dr. Hobbs who became the first American female to earn a degree in dentistry in 1866, this project aims to bring women together from all facets of the dental industry—dentists, dental assistants, hygienists, receptionists, sales representatives and others. Free to join, it offers networking opportunities, educational programs and charitable events.
For more information, visit thelucyhobbsproject.com. To register for the event, visit regmadeeasy.com/benco/the-lucy-hobbs-project/2017.