Julie Frantsve-Hawley, Senior Director of the Center for Evidence Based Dentistry at the American Dental Association is our guest today.
Dr. Julie Frantsve-Hawley is the senior director of the American Dental Association’s Center for Evidence-based Dentistry. She leads many of the ADA’s EBD educational programs, including the EBD Champions Conference, the advanced EBD workshop, and conducts custom EBD training programs for dental school faculty. She developed and launched the ADA’s EBD website and evidence-based practice guidelines program at the ADA. She is also the former director of the ADA’s Health Screening program.
Dr. Frantsve-Hawley has been the PI on several grants from the National Institute for Dental and Craniofacial Research, the National Library of Medicine, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. She is involved in dissemination and implementation research projects aimed at helping clinicians implement science into practice. She is also the editor on a textbook on Evidence-Based Dentistry that is currently in press.
Dr. Frantsve-Hawley, received her PhD from Harvard University, and conducted postdoctoral fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco.
The Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry = http://ebd.ada.org/
Find out what it’s all about, how it’s implemented and what kind of progress has been made.
Zebrafish – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zebrafish
Onion cutting: http://www.wikihow.com/Chop-Onions-Without-Tears
EBM vs SBM – There is a four part series, here is a link to part 1:
Julie offers some great advice on how to read a journal article starting with the Methods section!
Evidence Based Dentistry Champions Conference:
Cochrane Collaboration is discussed.
A link to the Oral Health Group: http://ohg.cochrane.org/
Confirmation Bias mentioned and discussed!
What is it? http://www.sciencedaily.com/articles/c/confirmation_bias.htm
Anchoring Effect: http://youarenotsosmart.com/2010/07/27/anchoring-effect/
Dental Quality Alliance: http://www.ada.org/8138.aspx
Word of the Day: Gobemouche
Apologies to Queen!
Thanks again to Symphony of Science for the closing music permission!