Dr. Jill Herndon An Invited Presenter at Dental Quality Alliance Conference

Dr. Jill Herndon was an invited presenter at the Dental Quality Alliance’s conference on “Improving Dental Quality Through Measurement.”  The conference trained a broad and diverse group of more than 100 thought and opinion leaders in dentistry committed to promoting performance measurement and quality improvement in oral health.  Dr. Herndon’s presentation, “Disparities and Performance Measurement,” focused on the role of performance measurement in detecting, monitoring, and reducing oral health disparities.  Dr. Herndon is the PI on a Dental Quality Alliance initiative to test the feasibility, reliability, and validity of a core set of pediatric oral health performance measures.