Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Kristen Flick, M.S.W. Social Worker, The University of Iowa College of Dentistry & Dental Clinics Ms. Flick collaborates with patients, families, students, staff and faculty to identify and overcome barriers to dental care, including improving access to care through transportation and financial resources. She is a frequent lecturer on barriers and enablers to care as well as a consultant for geriatrics and special needs clinic case presentations. In addition, she is the lead navigator for informed consent for minors and dependent adults, coordinates veterans’ dental assistance options and intimate partner violence survivor resources and manages foreign language and American Sign Language interpretation services. Ann Synan Patient Relations Specialist and Communications Coordinator, The University of Iowa College of Dentistry & Dental Clinics Ms. Synan facilitates management and resolution of patient concerns in the student clinics and faculty practice. She provides coaching to students and staff on managing patient behavior and improving dental outcomes through communication. In addition, Ms. Synan works with diverse populations to promote inclusion and improve treatment outcomes. She also fosters partnerships with state community health centers and Veterans Affairs hospitals.