Dr. Denise Laronde
Registered Dental Hygienist; Researcher, BC Oral Cancer Prevention Program, BC Cancer Agency

Blog Posts by Dr. Denise Laronde

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Dr. Denise Laronde: My Journey from Student to Teacher

Hello! My name is Dr. Denise Laronde and I am pleased to be wrapping up the month of blog posts from the BC OCPP team! From a research life point-of-view, I was ‘born and raised’ in the BC Oral Cancer Prevention Program. I started as a Masters student, moved on to my doctorate, and now, I am a ‘real’ researcher! I had worked as a dental hygienist for more than 10 years when an opportunity arose to do what I had always wanted to do – go to grad school! Working in clinical practice has been invaluable to my life as a researcher, from coming up with research questions to transferring knowledge...