The AAO and the Council on Orthodontic Practice (COOP) are excited to present the five finalist’s presentations from the 2014 Orthodontic Staff Presentation Competition.   The following top two presenters will be invited to be speakers on the 2015 AAO Annual Session Orthodontic Staff Program in San Francisco, California.  

(Pictured left to right:   
Lara Dye, Denise Schouweiler, Sarah Keller, Kristen Christianson, Jennifer Horning)

 
First Place: Bridging the Gap
Lara Dye has worked in the orthodontic field for three years and is the patient treatment coordinator for Dr. Jack C. Fisher in Cordova, Tennessee.
 
Second Place: Electronic Charting Here We Come…
Denise Schouweiler has worked in the orthodontic field for 15 years and is the financial coordinator for Guenthner, Larson and Kim Orthodontics in Rochester, Minnesota.
 
Third Place: An Exceptional Patient Experience in a Tech-Savvy Office 
Sarah Keller has worked in the orthodontic field for five years and is a treatment coordinator for Dr. Jim Lyles in Spring, Texas.
 
3D Imaging Reports   
Kristen Christianson has worked in the orthodontic field for three years and is the imaging coordinator for Dr. Thomas Iverson in Yuba City, California.
 
Shooting for the Stars Home Care Instructions
Jennifer Horning has worked in the orthodontic field for 10 years and is a clinical orthodontic assistant for Dr. Thomas Iverson in Yuba City, California.