On March 12, our invited speaker, Frank Amaefuna, led an enlightening conversation that explored the intersection of policy, equity, and dental care. Frank shared his valuable insights and experiences in delivering culturally convenient dental care to Black individuals, highlighting the importance of out-of-the-box thinking in addressing healthcare disparities.

Throughout the event, Frank delved into his journey of starting a non-profit and politically advocating for marginalized patients, demonstrating how grassroots initiatives can drive significant change in healthcare policy. Attendees gained valuable knowledge on the power of policy advocacy and the role that each individual can play in advancing dental equity.

Frank’s inspiring discussion emphasized the transformative potential of policy reform in ensuring equitable access to dental care for underserved communities. His insights resonated with participants, sparking meaningful dialogue and inspiring action towards a more inclusive and accessible healthcare system.

The event served as a powerful reminder of the importance of advocacy, innovation, and community engagement in addressing healthcare disparities and promoting dental equity. As we reflect on Frank’s words, we are inspired to continue our efforts in driving positive change and creating a more just and equitable society for all.