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L. Parnell Taylor, DDS
Associate Professor, Restorative Dentistry
School of Dentistry
Service    Community Service
  • ( 7/2013 )

    Montessori in Redlands, California asked me to use my skill as a wood worker to make them a pass-through gate in their administrtive office. Finished summer, 2013

  • Consultative services to other health care professionals and/or institutions 2003-2005-  Staff Dentist Wind River Healthcare and Rehabilitaion Center ( 2/2003 - 6/2006 )
  • 1999-2006 Donated thousands of dollars in dental care through the auspices of Donated Dental Service ( 1/1999 - 6/2006 )
  • Riverton, Wyoming Babe Ruth Baseball coach ( 3/1993 - 7/1993 )
  • Wyoming State Certified Little League Umpire ( 5/1991 - 9/1992 )
  • Board Member, Riverton, Wyoming Little League ( 3/1991 - 9/1992 )
  • Little League coach ( 4/1990 - 7/1992 )
  • 1992 City of Riverton told Little League Board they had to open their new complex by start of season.  I was part of a core group of men who spent every free hour from March until May to complete this four field complex.  Personally, each man spent at least 40hrs per week during this eight week period accomplishing this task.  It did open on time. ( 3/1992 - 5/1992 )
  • 1987 and 1988 Donated dentistry to pay for construction costs (labor) to build announcers booth and starting station for BMX track.  At that time the fee donated wasin excess of $2000. ( 5/1987 - 5/1988 )
  • 1984 participated in Fremont County Health Fair ( 9/1984 )
  • President- Fremont County Wyoming Troubled Youth Board of Directors ( 9/1983 - 4/1984 )
    During my tenure on the board, two group homes were purchased and ongoing county money was procurred
  • 1983 participated in Fremont County Health Fair ( 9/1983 )
  • Board member- Fremont County Wyoming Troubled Youth ( 9/1981 - 9/1983 )
    Advisory board for a 5-01C3 non-profit organization working with troubled youth.
  • Little League coach ( 4/1976 - 9/1980 )
  Church Activities
  • 1980-2006 Provided dentistry for priests and nuns of St. Stephen’s Indian Mission ( 9/1980 - 6/2006 )
  • 1985-1988 Treasurer of local chapter Full Gospel Businessmen ( 2/1985 - 7/1988 )
  Society Memberships (professional)
  • American Dental Association and CDA

    ( 1/2007 - 9/2013 )
    Regular Member
  • Accademy of Bioesthetic Dentistry- Charter Member

    ( 10/2006 - 9/2013 )
    Regular Member
  • Wyoming Dental Association ( 9/1980 - 12/2006 )
    Board Member
  • American Dental Association/Wyoming Dental Association ( 9/1980 - 10/2006 )
    Regular Member
  • Wyoming Board of Dental Examiners ( 3/1987 - 12/1991 )
    Board Member
  • President-Northwest Dist. Wyoming Dental Association ( 10/1984 - 6/1986 )
    President
  Committee Membership (LLU)
  • Clinic Task Force, Appointed by Dean Ron Dailey to study, analyze and report back to him about what is wrong and right with current clinical education.  We are to identify core problems, recomend short term solutions as well as long term solutions.

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    ( 10/2013 - 12/2013 )
  • Accademic Review Committee

    ( 1/2007 - 12/2013 )
  • Task Force with Drs. Handysides, Forde, Tan and Mitchel to identify markers in first yr students that predict clinical performance. Appointed by Academic Dean, Ron Dailey.

    ( 2/2013 - 4/2013 )
  • Clinic Activities Committee

    ( 7/2008 - 1/2013 )
  • Clincal Science Curriculum sub-Committee

    ( 7/2007 - 6/2011 )
  • Research Committee ( 7/2007 - 6/2010 )
  • Removable Prosthodontic Task Force

    ( 3/2009 - 7/2009 )
  Committee Membership (non-LLU)
  • Appointed to Core Faculty Position, OBI Foundation

    ( 11/2011 - 12/2013 )
  • Research Committee OBI Foundation

    ( 1/2009 - 12/2013 )
  • MEND clinic with Dr. Novy. ( 9/2009 )
  • UCLA Mock Board Examiner ( 11/2007 )
  Accreditation Support -- LLU
  • 1976 and 1977 flag football coach, Lincoln, Ne ( 9/1976 - 9/1977 )