Dental hygiene faculty member talks social media during ADEA presentation

March 24th, 2015

Leigh Ann Wyatt, assistant professor in dental hygieneLeigh Ann Wyatt, assistant professor of dental hygiene, was one of 15 presenters to give a 5-minute talk during the Teaching and Learning with Emerging Technologies and Informatics Short Talks series, a session offered during the American Dental Education Association 2015 annual meeting in Boston.

Wyatt’s talk, titled “Facebook Use Between Dental Hygiene Faculty and Current Undergraduate Students,” was given on March 8 in addition to an educational poster presentation. Research for the topic was done as part of Wyatt’s thesis for a master’s in dental hygiene education completed in 2014 at Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry’s Caruth School of Dental Hygiene.


— Jennifer Fuentes