Dr. Sand is a dental consultant who worked 15 years in the California private practice sector dedicated to Cosmetic dentistry. After a mission trip to Calcutta working with Mother Teresa’s organization Missionaries of Charity he began to change his career vision. Dr. Sand realized that the most valuable gift a dental professional can give a patient is to teach them to value their own teeth. 7 years ago Dr. Sand accepted a leadership position in a Hawaiian community health center and also currently helps to build capacity to treat more underserved patients in 2 other FQHC centers. Dr. Sand has a passion to train dental leadership and the dental teams to build custom preventive care programs. The team at CSI Hawaii aspires to build the most innovative digital technology to track the clinical impact on oral health, to improve dental care delivery, and to partner in communication with patients in a plan to restore their oral health.
Dr. Beardsley-Hardy has served as the director of education for close to 8,000 schools including medical and dental schools. She has traveled extensively to coach education institutions around the world including Europe, Asia, South America, and the United States. Dr. Beardsley-Hardy believes the answers to improving oral health care depend on the commitment to the education of the health care professional, education of the patients, and a commitment to continual public health education. Dr. Beardsley-Hardy has a gift for creating collaborative cross-cultural groups of experts to create impactful curriculum that changes lives.
Dental Director & Bureau Chief, Oral ; Health Delivery System Bureau, Division of Health Promotion and Chronic Disease Prevention, Iowa Department of Public Health . Dr. Bobby D. Russell serves as the Public Health Dental Director for the State of Iowa, Department of Public Health. He joined the organization in 2005. Bobby earned a B.S. degree from Grand Valley State University in 1981, a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Loyola University of Chicago in 1988, MPH in Public Health from the University of Michigan School of Public Health in 2002, MPA in Public Administration in 2019 and Certification in Public Management CPM, in 2017 from Drake University Graduate College of Business Management and Public Administration. Bobby resides in Des Moines where he also serves on the Board of Directors and the Advisory Board of the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), the Executive Committee of National Committee of Dentists for Oral Health Equity, the Iowa Hawk-I Advisory Committee, the Free Clinics of Iowa Advisory Committee, Oral Health Iowa Coalition, and the Lifelong Smiles Dental Coalition.
Christian Wilson, CIO of CSI-Hawaii.org is an internet marketing professional and a founder of a social media SEO company and also the founder of hawaiisustainability.com. Christian is our lead data technology visionary who was greatly influenced by charitywater.org. His personal nonprofit is yes.education, which creates platforms to inspire youth in after-school educational projects using innovation to solve public health challenges.
Dental operations assessment. Operations manual development using best practices. Office staff training and career development coaching. Production capacity assessments. Capacity development blue prints. Dental leadership development and capacity implementation and project management.. Software operations and EHR development.
Every dental professional can become a high performing team member to contribute to increasing the quality and capacity of dental care. Each team member can grow their leadership skills, communication skills and clinical delivery skills. CSI Hawaii has a team of experienced high performing consultants who can help your dental department improve your work-flow systems, solve your challenges and create a dream work environment for your team.
Removing bacterial plaque effectively is a "skill" that can be learned and practiced by parents of a child until age 7. A coached child can learn to help their parents remove plaque as they mature if trained by a dental professional.
CSI Hawaii can create custom preventive dental education products for your patients. Preventive education products include "script" development for your team, patient hand-outs, videos for social media and for your reception room. Dental decay is the most preventable disease known for children. With the right combination of skillful home care, healthy dietary habits and regular professional preventive care, every child can have a healthy smile for life.
Dr. Don B. Sand, DDS
Dr. Lisa Beardsley-Hardy, PhD, MPH, MBA
Bob Russell, DDS, MPH, MPA, CPM, FACD, FICD