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Diversity Pipeline for New Dentists

Bending over a rubber mannequin head in the Sim Clinic, Roshaunda Moreno Kitchen, D20, lifted an instrument from a metal tray and inserted it into the wide-open pink mouth.

“You can use this instrument and press down like this,” she told Morehouse College sophomore Derrick Durham, who was getting a lesson in creating composite for dental fillings. “Or you can use this one and press down like that.” Kitchen demonstrated with another instrument on a mannequin’s head.