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Katie Gill, RDH, MSDH, PHDHP

Katie Gill, RDH, MSDH, PHDHP
Katie Gill, RDH, MSDH, PHDHP, is a graduate of West Liberty University, having completed her Bachelor’s degree in 2010 and her Master’s in 2021. She is currently a clinical instructor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, where she teaches in the periodontal department. Katie is passionate about sparking curiosity among her students and helping them strive for success. Her research interests lie in periodontology treatment and management, diversity and inclusion, particularly at the collegiate level, and best practices for providing patient care. Katie can be reached at katiegillrdh@gmail.com.

Is Your Happiness in Dental Hygiene Linked to Your Personality Type?

Dental hygienists choose the career for a variety of reasons. Some of us liked the idea of studying a health care profession that would put us right into the workforce. Many of my colleagues viewed dental hygiene as an opportunity to balance professional and personal lives. I just liked the idea of working with teeth, but I didn't want to...