• HSDM Dean speaking at Forum

    Bringing Together Leaders from Academia and Business


On behalf of the Initiative, the Harvard School of Dental Medicine hosts seminars, presentations, board meetings and Leadership Forums.

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HSDM Leadership Forums

Leadership Forums bring together thought leaders and influencers from academia, health care and business who can advocate for integration and systems change. Forum agendas are packed with speakers, panel discussions, presentations and networking. The 2016 Leadership Forum, themed “Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth is 2.0” looked at integration from all angles — its effect on health in the workplace, in a clinical setting and as a public policy issue. Read about the 2016 Forum.

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Upcoming Events


2017 Sep 12

Oral Health Seminar Series: DPH Journal Club with Mary Otto


Tuesday, September 12, 2017 (All day)


REB Auditorium, Harvard School of Dental Medicine

Mary Otto is the oral health topic leader for the Association of Health Care Journalists. She began writing about oral health at the Washington Post, where she worked for eight years covering social issues including health care and poverty, and she is the author of Teeth: The Story of Beauty, Inequality, and the Struggle for Oral Health in America (The New Press). 

Read articles by Mary Otto.

2018 Leadership Forum: Policy

Boston, MA
Fall 2018


We are currently planning the agenda for our next Leadership Forum which will be held in the spring of 2018. This two-day event will include speakers, panel discussions and informal presentations on issues related to policy.

Visit again soon for details!