Notable: Ron Lemon

Dr. Ron Lemon (Dental) accepted a nomination to join a committee responsible for helping redesign the Western Regional Examining Board competency assessment exam that 40 states — including Nevada — use to license dental professionals. During his one-year term, Lemon and his fellow committee members will re-evaluate multiple aspects of the exam, including grading procedures, evaluation consistency, and the use of patients for the endodontic/prosthodontic portions of the examination.

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