What To Consider NEXT For Dentists. Hear from dentists who have transitioned and learn about the pros/cons of a nonclinical or nontraditional career. You’ll hear about pitfalls to avoid, what to consider and get resources. 100% virtual.
$349 until October 4th, then $425 until November 1st. Replays included in the registration fee.
All presentation times given in US Eastern Standard Time
Friday, November 13th, 2020
10:00-11:15 AM EST
Welcome And What To Expect
An introduction to the conference by Dr. Michelle Mudge-Riley and Dr. Laura Brenner. Hear about their transitions as a physician and dentist to nonclinical, nontraditional careers. They will discuss the reasons doctors and dentists stay stuck in unfulfilling jobs, including “golden handcuffs”, fear of failure, unease about other’s perceptions, lack of awareness about other options and career identity tied to one’s professional training background.
11:15-12:15 PM EST
What Other Dentists Have Done
Hear from two dentists who transitioned to nontraditional careers. Dr Mark Holden has a successful career in real estate development in the UK. Dr. Barbara Wachs has created a thriving whitening spa and Invisalign…and even landed a gig on QVC. Dr. David Phelps has a successful speaking career and runs a Mastermind group for others interested in freedom via passive income.
12;15-1:00 PM EST
Lunch and Networking Time
Grab some lunch and then join an online networking session with the speakers.
1:00-2:00 PM EST
How Do You Know IF Career Change Is Right For You?
What are the signs that a nonclinical or nontraditional career might be right for you, as a dentist? How do you listen to the signs and get past your own fears and doubts? How do you find out what your options are and then pursue those options? Dr. Brenner and Dr. Mudge-Riley will talk about the stages of transition, what to do and how to manage through the emotional and practical aspects of a career change.
2:00-2:45 PM EST
More Options For A Nonclincal Or Nontraditional Job That You Might Not Have Considered
Hear from two dentists who have successfully transitioned to nontraditional, nonclinical careers in the pharmaceutical industry. Dr. Jeanine Eaton works as a medical science liaison (MSL) and Dr. Peggy Christian has worked with contract research organizations (CRO’s) doing clinical trials work, as a medical science liaison, and recently began work in the field of transformational coaching.
2:45-3:45 PM EST
The Five Steps To Getting Started
If you are ready to take the necessary steps to pursue a nonclinical or nontraditional career as a dentist, get ready to work on the practical aspects of what you need. Dr. Mudge-Riley and Dr. Brenner will cover:
- -Creating an effective resume
- -Developing and delivering your elevator pitch
- -Crafting and using a personal development plan to ensure you find and get into the right job
- -And more!
3:45-4:30 PM EST
Networking With The Speakers
Get to know each other and ask the speakers questions you may have not gotten answered.