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Annual Session Speakers

Chris Smiley, DDS

Chris Smiley, DDS

Past chair, ADA Council on Dental Benefit Programs

Speaker Bio

Dr. Chris Smiley is active in the dental community, lecturing and writing on topics that include patient-centered care, evidence-based care, periodontal therapy, quality improvement in healthcare, and dental benefit issues. He is a past chair of the ADA Council on Dental Benefit Programs and a past member of the ADA Code Maintenance Committee, the body that develops and maintains the CDT Code. He is also a past chair of the Dental Quality Alliance and currently serves on its implementation committee. In addition, Dr. Smiley served as chair of the ADA’s Evidence Based Dentistry Expert panel on Management of Periodontal Disease and was lead author of the systematic review and clinical guidelines for this topic that was published in JADA. He recently served as moderator of the 2016 ADA EBD Champions Conference in Denver, Colo.

Speaking Events

Dental Benefits 2017
Thursday, April 27
8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

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