Vermont State Dental Society and Vermont Dental Assistant's Association present:

September 19 & 20, 2013

EDUCATION

A diverse selection of speakers and topics are available at the Vermont Dental Team Annual Meeting.  Each program is assigned continuing education credits (CEU's) and they are listed with the courses.  A variety of topics assures that every member of the dental team will have educational material to further develop their professional skills.   Speaker Listing      Program Fees

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2013

8:00am - 1:30pm                   Registration - Sheraton Conference Center Foyer


8:00am - 9:00am                   Continental Breakfast - Emerald Promenade

9:00am - 12:00pm                 Meeting #1  The 137th Vermont State Dental Society Annual Business Meeting-featuring Shap Smith, Vermont Speaker of the House & 

Senator Jane Kitchel presenting the annual Peter Taylor Award for Exemplary Contributions of Oral Health Care to Vermonters to 

George M. "Spin" Richardson, D.D.S.

9:00am - 12:00pm                 Meeting #2  Vermont Dental Assistants Association Annual Business Meeting

9:00am - 12:00pm                 Meeting #3  Vermont Dental Business Office Round Table - featuring a Guest Speaker


9:00am - 12:00pm                 Program #4  Osteoporosis: Assessment, Prevention, and Pharmacotherapy Ann Spolarich,   RDH, PhD (3 CEU's)

 

11:00am - 6:00pm                 Exhibitor Display Hours - Please use your free time to visit exhibits


12:00pm - 1:30pm                 Main Lunch served in the Exhibit Hall- tickets $25 per person


12:00pm                                  EFDA Lunch & Learn - tickets $25 per person

12:15pm                                  VSDS Past Presidents' Luncheon - by invitation only

12:15pm                                  VSDS New Members' Luncheon - by invitation only


1:30pm - 4:30pm                   Program #5  Women and Medications: Health Issues & Related Pharmacotherapies Ann     Spolarich, RDH, Phd (3 CEU's)

1:30pm - 4:30pm                   Program #6 Website Design, David Wank, DMD (3 CEU's)

1:30pm - 4:30pm                   Program #7 Medical Emergencies, Dr. Mel Hawkins (3 CEU's)

1:30pm - 4:30pm                   Program #8  Dental Awakenings: Yoga for Dental Professionals, Denise Tousignant (3 CEU's)

 

4:30pm - 6:00pm                   Gala Reception - Exhibit Hall, music,hors d'oeuvres, and prize drawings!!   

                                            

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20,  2013

8:00am - 9:00am                Registration Check-in - Sheraton Conference Center Foyer

                                              

8:00am- 9:00am        Continental Breakfast - Exhibit Hall


8:00am - 2:00pm                Exhibit Display Hours - Please use your free time to visit exhibits


NEW THIS YEAR, THE VSDS IS EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT FOR FRIDAY'S PROGRAM, PARTICIPANTS WILL HAVE A VARIETY OF CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES TO SELECT FROM. PLEASE CHOOSE ONE MORNING CE COURSE, AND ONE AFTERNOON CE COURSE, FOR A TOTAL OF 6 CEU'S. PLEASE NOTE THAT SEPERATE VERIFICATION CODES WILL BE GIVEN FOR EACH COURSE, AND THEREFORE IT IS MANDATORY THAT PARTICIPANTS ATTEND EACH SESSION TO EARN THE FULL 6 CEU'S. THANK YOU!


9:00am - 12:00pm               Program #9  Local Anesthesia, Dr.Mel Hawkins 

9:00am - 12:00pm               Program #10  Exploring the Emerging Science, Ann Sploarich, RDH, Phd 

9:00am - 12:00pm               Program #11  Health & Fitness: Systemic Link, Uche Odiatu, DMD 

9:00am - 12:00pm               Program #12  Dental Practice-Not a Bank, Nancy McNutt 


12:00pm - 1:30pm               Buffet Lunch included with registration 


1:30pm - 4:30pm                 Program #13 Medical Emergencies, Dr. Mel Hawkins 

1:30pm - 4:30pm                 Program #14 Content to be Announced...Ann Spolarich, RDH, Phd 

1:30pm - 4:30pm                 Program #15 Keep Your Edge at Any Age, Uche Odiatu, DMD 

1:30pm - 4:30pm                 Program #16 Overcoming Cancellations and No-Shows, Nancy McNutt

The Vermont State Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider - #02395013. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education.  ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. 

 

The Vermont State Dental Society, The Vermont Dental Assistant's Association, and the Committee of the Vermont Dental Team Annual Meeting make every effort to present high-caliber speakers in their respective areas of expertise.  The speakers' presentations in no way imply endorsement of any product, technique, or service.