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Friday, October 7, 2022

8:30 am – 12:30 pm
ISO Lecture for Doctors and Staff
Speakers: Tracy Moawad and Cassie Kellner
Hummingbird Associates--Orthodontic Practice Management Consulting

Location:   Hyatt Regency Schaumburg
                 1800 E. Golf Road
                  Schaumburg, IL 60173


With over twenty years of operations and business management experience, Tracy Moawad specializes in business operations, administrative systems, and management training. Tracy works with practices to design streamlined and effective administrative systems, and define staff roles and organizational systems to drive accountability and productivity. Known for her leadership and management skills, Tracy also works with practices to develop and train management personnel , providing strategies and action plans needed to drive results and achieve a best-in-class team and cohesive vision for your practice.


With nearly 20 years of Orthodontic clinical management experience, Cassie is a master of organization and clinical systems. She is passionate about creating sensational patient and staff experiences. Cassie works with practices to define clinical operation protocols, assess clinic flow and efficiency, develop performance reviews and evaluations, evaluate inventory and sterilization protocols, and review the administrative aspects of orthodontic assisting.

Friday, January 27, 2023

8:30 am – 12:30 pm
ISO Lecture for Doctors
Speaker: Dr. Flavia Artese, Rio de Janiero, Brazil
Facial Asymmetry: What are the Limits? • Looking at bimaxillary protrusion from a different perspective • Game Changers in Open Bite Treatment.

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Location:   Crowne Plaza O’Hare
                  5440 N River Rd.
                  Rosemont, IL, 60018

Flavia ArteseDr. Flavia Artese graduated in Dentistry at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro in 1992, where she also obtained her MSc (1993) and PhD in Orthodontics (1998). She was a Visiting Scholar at the Department of Orthodontics at the University of Washington (1995-6). In 1999, Dr. Flavia became a part time Associate Professor in Orthodontics at the Rio de Janeiro State University, where she currently teaches two days a week for undergraduate and graduate students. She is a Diplomate of the Brazilian Board of Orthodontics (2006), the former President of the Brazilian Association of Orthodontics (2014-2018) and an International Ambassador for the American Association of Orthodontists, representing Brazil. In 2018 she became an active member of the Angle Midwest Society and currently is the Secretary of the Scientific Commission of this Society. Dr. Flavia is the Chair of the 10th International Orthodontic Congress of the WFO that will be held in Rio de Janeiro in 2025. She has vastly lectured nationally and internationally and has published several papers and book chapters and was the past editor in chief of the Dental Press Journal of Orthodontics. Dr. Flavia practices orthodontics in her private practice in Rio de Janeiro since 1993.