Primal Survivor: Dental Edition

Hazen Audel, host of National Geographic’s Primal Survivor

Hazen Audel, host of National Geographic’s Primal Survivor

Wednesday, February 15, 2023
5:00 pm PST / 8:00 pm EST

Building a successful, thriving dental business these days requires a unique skill set and a powerful will to survive.

Who better to share his insights and perspectives for navigating the wildest environs in the world and translating that knowledge to dentistry than professional survivalist, Hazen Audel?

Please join Dr. Michael Silverman and adventurer, educator, and Host of National Geographic’s Primal Survivor, Hazen Audel, as they discuss the practical applications of Hazen’s fascinating travels through the world’s most inhospitable locations. What are the primary techniques for a business to survive in the wild? How do you build something from nothing? How does tribal culture relate to teamwork in the dental office?

Don’t miss this exciting conversation with one of today’s most engaging personalities and experts in achieving success in spite of the potential dangers. The webinar will conclude with a live Q&A session.

Topics discussed will include:

  • Building a fire = stoking your reputation and warding off competitors
  • Creating potable water = thriving with loyal and capable team members
  • Foraging for food = finding new business and discovering the low-hanging fruit
  • Tying knots = learning new techniques to make dentistry more efficient
  • Making a weapon = warding off competition by creating your own particular niche
  • Building a shelter = a welcoming office environment for staff and patients
  • Basic first aid = filling the holes in your schedule
  • Fishing and trapping = using marketing technology to attract new business
  • Lessons learned from tribal cultures and much more

This webinar is free to attend. We offer 1.5 CE hours for DOCS Members and Trial Members who attend the live presentation.

If you are not yet a Member but would like to earn the 1.5 CE for attending, as well as experience the many benefits of DOCS Membership, consider joining as a Trial Member for only $1.* There is no obligation or risk; cancel anytime.


Webinar Details:

Title: Primal Survivor: Dental Edition
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 5:00 pm Pacific / 8:00 pm Eastern
Presented By: Hazen Audel, host of National Geographic’s Primal Survivor
CE Credits: 1.5
Cost: $0

About the Presenter(s):

Hazen Audel is a biologist, adventurer, survival instructor, and wilderness guide who has lived with tribal people all over the world, using their ancient techniques to hunt for food, make tools, build shelters, and survive the unforgiving landscape and lethal predators.

He is currently the host of Primal Survivor, an international hit airing in 44 languages, as well as other adventure series found on Disney +, Hulu, Amazon Prime, YouTube, and the National Geographic channel.

A Kootenai and Salish Native American by descent, Hazen was born and raised in Spokane, Washington, where he still lives much of the year when not filming. Hazen holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Western Washington University. He has studied Botany and Zoology at Eastern Washington University and Northwest Indian College and has done advanced studies in Tropical Ecology at the University of Hawaii. Hazen speaks four languages, including English, Spanish, Bahasa, and Quichua.


*Trial Membership Offer is open to dentists who have not participated in the Trial Membership program within the past two (2) years. After 60 days, if not cancelled, the Trial Membership will upgrade to a Standard Membership at $54.95/mo for a one-year commitment. Refer to terms of service for details.


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