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Wednesday Schedule

Course #1

Today’s Top Clinical Tips

9:00am - 4:00pm
Fee: $209/person (Includes breakfast and lunch.)
Limit: 300

Dentistry is changing at a rapid pace. Being successful and efficient is about staying on top of the newest trends and clinical tips. In this program, Dr. Brady will present the top clinical tips and techniques she is teaching. Some are old tried and true approaches that remain successful, while others introduce brand new materials and approaches. Tips will span the areas of prevention, posterior composites and indirect all ceramics.

Learning objectives:

  • caries and perio prevention;
  • posterior composite efficiency and effectiveness;
  • successful bonding and cementation; and
  • improved posterior all-ceramic restorations.

This course is appropriate for dentists, hygienists, and assistants.

Co-sponsored by Crest Oral B Professional Oral Health and GC America.

Course #2

House of Delegates Leadership Training/Meet the Candidates

5:00pm - 7:00pm
(reception at 5pm; training at 6pm)

Speaker: Dr. Deb Peters, MDA speaker of the house of delegates

Fee: FREE (includes reception)

Dr. Debra Peters, MDA speaker of the House, will hold a continuing education/networking session during the MDA Annual Session on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, from 5 - 7 p.m. at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids. This session is appropriate for all members who desire to improve their knowledge of proper debate and decorum as well as meeting organizational skills. There will be no fee for this continuing education credit session.

Candidates for all offices will be invited to attend this event. Join your colleagues for networking and meet the candidates from 5 - 6 p.m. with light appetizers and a cash bar. The training session will take place from 6 – 7 p.m.

Each component is urged to have at least one to two representatives attend. If there are individuals in your component that may be interested in a leadership position either at the component or state level, please let them know about this session and encourage them to attend. This is a great opportunity for you to network and speak with individual Board members and staff to communicate your ideas and thoughts.