MEET DR. RAMBOB

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Dr. Isabel Rambob is the founder and executive director of RTS. She is also a dentist, dental educator, people-centered communication strategist, dental coach, certified digital marketing professional, certified mediator and a prolific speaker who has lectured in the USA, Europe, Asia and South America.

Dr. Rambob is very passionate about teaching, mentoring, coaching, collaborating and volunteering. She is an avid knowledge seeker who believes that commitment to professional development is one of the keys to professional success. 

Dr. Rambob brings over 20 years of experience as a dentist and over 10 years of experience as an educator and speaker. 

"You must constantly reinvent yourself in order to provide the best care to your patients. Invest in yourself, value your team and take the time to genuinely understand your patients.

Dr. Isabel Rambob

 

SHORT BIO

Dr. Isabel Rambob is the founder and executive director of Rambob Training Services, LLC. She received her doctor of dental surgery degree from the State University of Feira de Santana, Brazil in 1997.  Dr. Rambob completed a one-year program in advanced education in comprehensive dentistry at New York University College of Dentistry in 2007 and then pursued and completed a one-year residency program in advanced education in general dentistry at Howard University College of Dentistry in 2008. She completed a mediation training in 2018, restorative practices training in 2020 and certification in digital marketing in 2021.

 

Dr. Rambob was the dental director at National Minority AIDS Education and Training Center from 2009-2010 and was the dental director at Health Care for the Homeless Maryland from 2010-2011. Dr. Rambob has been a faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) since 2009 and currently teaches Behavioral Dentistry after teaching Treatment Planning for 5 years. She was the UMSOD co-director for interprofessional education (IPE) initiatives from 2016-2018 and has been involved in several IPE activities campus-wide since 2014. She has served in over 50 committees across campus and currently is a member of the UMBrella Advisory Board, the President's Council for Women and the Center for Global Engagement Advisory Committee. Dr. Rambob was the inaugural recipient of the 2021 UMBrella Person of the Year-Leading the Way Award.

Dr. Rambob is very enthusiastic about trying new things and will not hesitate to embark on new adventures whether is traveling, learning something new or exploring different cuisines. She is fascinated by the power social media has in connecting people and is on Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and TikTok. She is always on the go, but, as a self-care advocate, she is also mindful of the need of slowing down, recharging and reassessing the priorities in her life.

Dr. Isabel Rambob

Photo by Iwan Bagus: www.iwanphoto.com

 

PRESENTATIONS

Some of Dr. Rambob’s presentations:

Dr. Isabel Rambob

Photo by Iwan Bagus: www.iwanphoto.com

  • Managing Up. UMBrella Coaching Program, Baltimore, MD January 2022 (online).

  • Heels of Power: boosting your professional presence and influence. DeW Learning Crew, July 2021 (online).

  • Self-Awareness, Wellbeing & Professional Success: finding the balance. UMBrella WHM Symposium, Baltimore, MD, March 2021 (online). 

  • Soft Skills & Happiness in the New Working Environment. Uniplac, Brazil, March 2021 (online).

  • Can Creative Thinking Boost Your Wellbeing & Happiness? 2020 Smart Cities Happy Citizens World Summit, November 2020 (online).

  • Wellbeing & Resilience in the Time of COVID-19, College of Dentistry at IAU, Saudi Arabia, August 2020 (online).

  • Best Practices for Effectively Communicating with Patients During COVID-19 Pandemic, Re-Innovate Meeting, Brazil, July 2020 (online).

  • Non-violent Communication. Hospital Irmã Dulce, Brazil, November 2019 (online).

  • Wellbeing & Happiness at Healthcare Settings. Hospital Português, Brazil. October 2019. 

  • Purposeful Communication Workshop. Catholic Charities Healthcare Services Retreat, Gaithersburg, MD, August 2019. 

  • Cultural Humility & Responsiveness in Our Work. National Summit of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, March 2019.

  • Cultural Competence Workshop, 2nd Annual UMMC Preceptor Conference, Baltimore, MD, September 2018.

  • Cultural Competence for Health and Human Services Providers, UMB  5th Annual IPE Faculty Development Session, Baltimore MD, March 2017.

  • Fostering IPE training and scholarship through a novel interprofessional faculty and student global health grant program, Interprofessional Health Care Summit, Savannah, GA, April 2015.

  • Exploring the Link between Emotional Intelligence and Cross-Cultural Leadership Effectiveness, 92th ADEA Annual Meeting Boston, MA, March 2015.

  • Cultural Competence & Emotional Intelligence for Dental Providers, 5th ADEA International Women Leadership Conference, Spain, September 2014.

  • HIV, TB & Smoking, 2nd International Conference and Exhibition on Dental & Oral Health, UAE, April 2014.

  • Emotional Intelligence for Health Professionals, 100th NDA Annual Convention, National Harbor, MD, July 2013.

  • Cultural Issues in Blended E-Learning: What dental educator should know, ADEA Annual Session, Orlando, FL, March 2012. 

  • The meaning of culture in Online Learning: Implications for Teaching, Learning and Design, 4th ADEA International Women Leadership Conference, Brazil, September 2010.