Mr. Gary Salman & Mr. David Harris
Wednesday, April 1st – 6 pm to 9:00 pm – 3 CREDIT HOURS



Part 1

 “How Ransomeware Can Cripple Your Practice with One Wrong Click”

Understanding the Facts and Myths Related to Ransomware

We will provide you with a comprehensive information on how ransomware and patient identity theft is impacting dental practices across the United States.

Practices often have a false sense of security that their IT vendor is providing adequate security to the mitigate the risks of a data breach. We will discuss the differences between IT vendors and cyber security companies and why practices should engage with a cyber security company to provide protection from the advanced threats that are affecting practices.

At the end of this presentation, practitioners will have a thorough understanding of the following:

  • How to protect their practices from ransom ware attacks and identity theft
  • Technologies and solutions that can help minimize the chances of a cyber attack
  • The differences between IT companies and cyber security companies

Part 2

“The Science of Dental Embezzlement:

 How to Outsmart the Thief In Your Practice”

Because specific embezzlement methodologies will be discussed in this presentation, attendance is limited to doctors only.

Private investigator and dental forensic accountant, David Harris shares the lessons learned in his 30 year investigating embezzlement committed against dental practices. He exposes the commonly-held misconceptions that persist on this topic and provides real-life strategies for protecting a practice. The eye-opening presentation is unlike anything you’ve seen before.

This presentation is graciously co-sponsored by

Black Talon Security LLC + Prosperident

Mr. Gary Salman

Gary has over 27 years of experience in software development and computer IT. He started his career designing software specifically engineered for oral surgeons. He built a sizeable company and developed one of the very first “cloud” based practice management system with over 1,000 logging in on a daily basis.

As CEO of Black Talon Security, Gary oversees the day-to-day activities of the company while developing and maintain in strategic business alliances. Gary regularly leads training and educational workshops on the latest trends in data security, particularly as they relate to the healthcare field.

Mr. David Harris

David Harris may have the coolest job In dentistry. He gets to chase and catch, those who steal from dentists.

A rule-breaker in his youth, David changed his directions and has spent much of his adult life in the world of investigation and enforcement, where he uses his unrivaled ability to understand the criminal thought process to help educate and protect dentists.

David is the CEO of Prosperident, the world’s largest investigating financial crimes committed against dentists. David is a forensic accountant, a licensed private investigator, and a CPA. David is the author of the book of Dental Embezzlement entitled, The Art of Theft and the Science of Control, and over 30 articles in dental publications.