Meet the Team
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ABOUT US

Our mission is simple: increase efficiency in learning preclinical and clinical dentistry, so students can pass their exams, ace their boards, and get into their dream jobs and residencies. 

My Dental Key is made possible because of thousands of hours of hard work put in by our team. If you are passionate about dentistry and education, we'd love to work with you too. 

OUR CO-FOUNDERS

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CEO

Leela graduated from Swarthmore College with degrees in Biology and Studio Art and is a D4 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Leela has previously worked in startups, and is a medical illustrator and educator. She is dedicated to improving clinical dental education for students across the globe.

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Leela Breitman

COO

Jennifer graduated from Grand Valley State University and is a D4 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Her background is in education and she strives to create content for all types of learners. In her free time, Jenn works as a fitness instructor and enjoys baking with friends.

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Jennifer Lee

CIO

Emily received her BS in Biochemistry from Tufts University and is D3 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. With her extensive background in R&D, Emily directs our research program, grant writing, and web design efforts.

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Emily Van Doren

THE BOSS
CFO

Maria is a graduate of Northeastern University. With her expertise in management consulting and startup accounting and financial operation, she manages finance and accounting, fundraising, and business modeling.

Maria Meyerhoefer

Alice is a D2 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. With her background in art, she creates many of our dental illustrations, and is developing our dental anatomy module, expanding social media outreach, and leading research projects on My Dental Key. 

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Alice Li

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Mariam is a D2 at Tufts School of Dental Medicine and contributes to operative procedure editing, website design, and is working on our dental anatomy module.

Content Developer

Mariam Khan

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Jonathan graduated from Boston College and produces marketing and videography content and is involved in marketing outreach. 

Communications Manager
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Jonathan Im

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Elizabeth is a D3 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and contributes to endodontic procedure writing and editing. 

Content Contributor

Elizabeth McGough

Content Contributor

Nick is a D2 at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. With a background in photo editing, he is a dental and social media content creator.

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Communications Manager

Ashley Wong

Ashley is a first-year at Swarthmore College and contributes to pre-dental and social media content creation.

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Nicki is a D3 at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and contributes to prosthodontic procedure writing, procedure editing, and video production. 

Content Contributor

Nicki Gershberg

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Jenna is a D1 at Harvard School of Dental Medicine and contributes to dental student outreach, research, and content creation.

Content Contributor

Academic Mentors

All of our content is built BY students FOR students and verified by leading dental academicians and researchers. So you can trust what you learn on My Dental Key.

Dr. Chutinan is a full time faculty at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine in the Department of Biomaterial Science and Restorative Dentistry.

Operative Dentistry Advisor

Dr. Supattriya Chutinan

Dr. Ohyama is a full time faculty and the director of Predoctoral Operative Dentistry at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Operative Dentistry Advisor

Dr. Hiroe Ohyama

Dr. Falzone is a professor at Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and fellow in the American and International Colleges of Dentistry.

Dental Anatomy Advisor

Dr. Joanne Falzone

Dr. Berdan is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Dentistry at the USC School of Dentistry and an Endodontic specialist in Los Angeles, CA.

Endodontics Advisor

Dr. Yaara Berdan

Dr. Grieco is the Director of Predoctoral Prosthodontics and an Instructor of Restorative Dentistry at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.

Prosthodontics Advisor

Dr. Peter Grieco 

Dr. Chandwani is the Director of Predoctoral Pediatrics at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine and faculty at Boston Children's Hospital.

Pediatrics
Advisor

Dr. Neeta Chandwani

Dr. Kennedy graduated from Harvard with a Master's of Medical Science in Dental Education and is the Pre-doctoral director of dental education at Kansas City University.

Education Advisor

Dr. Erinne Kennedy 

Dr. Morgan is a professor and is a Clinical Assistant Faculty in the Division of Operative Dentistry at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry.

Dental Anatomy Advisor

Dr. Andrea Morgan 

Dr. Hackley is a pediatric dentist and instructor at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine.  

Global Oral Health Advisor

Dr. Donna Hackley