Henry Schein Inc. today announced that registration for Dentology, powered by Henry Schein, is open. The company’s first virtual international symposium on digital dentistry, the event will provide high-value content through an extensive range of expert-led lectures from internationally renowned dental professionals. Within Dentology, participants from around the globe will be able to engage with industry experts. The event will take place on January 29 and 30, 2021.
The featured keynote speakers for Dentology are Dr. Christian Coachman (Brazil) and Dr.Simon Chard (UK):
Dr. Christian Coachman graduated in Dentistry and in Dental Technology from the University of São Paulo and is a member of the Brazilian Academy of Esthetic Dentistry. He will talk about the impact digitalization has had on dentistry; and
Dr. Simon Chard qualified with Honors from King’s College London Dental Institute and selected as the fourth most influential dentist in UK dentistry as voted by the profession in Dentistry Magazine in 2020. He is also a member of the board of directors for the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He will talk about innovation in patient communication with social media.
The Symposium’s experts represent the entire world of digital dentistry, and range from Dr. Ole Schmitt and Dr. Andreas Kurbad (Germany), Prof. Dr. Guillermo Pradíes and Dr. Ferran Llansana (Spain), Dr. Jacques Vermeulen and Dr. Christian Moussally (France), Stefano Negrini and Dr. Mauro Fazioni (Italy), Wouter Reybrouck (Belgium), Prof. Dr. Daniël Wismeijer (The Netherlands), Dr. Ian Buckle (UK) and Dr. Katya Archambault (USA). They will cover topics such as the digital workflow, digital implantology and orthodontics, and the recognition of digital pathology. They will also answer common questions, such as how to best start with digital dentistry, how to make the most of intraoral scanner technologies, and how to use digitalization for customer communication.
The Dentology guest speaker will be Randi Zuckerberg, an entrepreneur, investor, bestselling author, and Emmy-nominated tech media personality. Having been raised by a dentist, Ms. Zuckerberg is familiar with the dental industry. Prior to founding her own company Zuckerberg Media, she was one of the first Facebook employees and was ranked amongst the "50 Digital Power Players" by The Hollywood Reporter.
“With Dentology, Henry Schein underlines the Company’s aim to provide the solutions that dental professionals can use to grow their businesses. We are here to help our customers operate their practice successfully and deliver quality patient care by providing insights into the latest innovations in the business, clinical, technology, and supply chain solutions we offer. This is possible thanks to our network of trusted advisors and commitment to our brand promise that customers can Rely on Us,” said Andrea Albertini, President, EMEA Dental Distribution Group, of Henry Schein.
Newcomers as well as advanced users in digital dentistry can experience the extraordinary opportunities digitalization provides during their visit to the virtual world of Dentology. Henry Schein is leading health care professionals through the full digital journey to best suit their individual practices.
All speeches and breakout sessions from January 29 and 30, 2021 will be available for participants as on-demand videos from February 01 to 27, 2021 on the Dentology platform. This enables participants to review sessions and watch presentations that they were not able to see live. It can also be used to share their experience with their dental team for decision making processes. The event language will be English. All live presentations will be subtitled in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, and Spanish. A Certificate of Attendance will be available.
More information about the event, the ticketing and registration process, and technical requirements are available at www.dentology.world. Please note that the time zone indicated on the website is CET.
About Henry Schein, Inc.
Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is a solutions company for health care professionals powered by a network of people and technology. With more than 19,000 Team Schein Members worldwide, the Company's network of trusted advisors provides more than 1 million customers globally with more than 300 valued solutions that help improve operational success and clinical outcomes. Our Business, Clinical, Technology, and Supply Chain solutions help office-based dental and medical practitioners work more efficiently so they can provide quality care more effectively. These solutions also support dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, as well as other alternate care sites.
Henry Schein operates through a centralized and automated distribution network, with a selection of more than 120,000 branded products and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 180,000 additional products available as special-order items.
A FORTUNE 500 Company and a member of the S&P 500® index, Henry Schein is headquartered in Melville, N.Y., and has operations or affiliates in 31 countries. The Company's sales from continuing operations reached $10.0 billion in 2019, and have grown at a compound annual rate of approximately 13 percent since Henry Schein became a public company in 1995.