Schedule

Use the Filter Courses feature below to quickly identify Annual Session courses by target audience, that are free, or meet state license requirements. One hour of course attendance equals one CE credit.

Labeling: Black - CE Courses, Green - Events/Activities, Red - Governance

The Michigan Dental Association is a nationally approved continuing education provider through the ADA Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP). The current term of approval extends from Nov. 1, 2019 through Dec. 31, 2023. The Michigan Board of Dentistry recognizes ADA CERP providers and will accept Michigan Dental Association credits toward license renewal.

4
Thursday
8:30 am - 10:15 am

Where: Ballrooms C/D of DeVos Place

The first meeting of the MDA House of Delegates will be held Thursday, April 28 from 8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. (end time approximate) in Ballrooms C/D of DeVos Place. Please […]

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4
Thursday
10:20 am - 11:20 am

Where: Ballrooms C/D of DeVos Place

The MDA will hold a Candidate Forum in Ballrooms C/D of DeVos Place for any contested elections for the MDA president-elect, MDA secretary/treasurer, MDA editor, MDA speaker of the House, MDA […]

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4
Thursday
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Where: Ballrooms C/D, DeVos Place

There will be one reference committee hearing that will be held on Thursday, May 4 in Ballrooms C/D of DeVos Place from 12:15 – 1:15 p.m. (end time approximate).

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4
Thursday
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

The MDA will hold a Welcome Reception right in the Exhibit Hall on Thursday, May 4, from 4:30 until 6 p.m. Everyone is invited! During the reception complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be provided, with a cash […]

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3
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Pantlind Ballroom, Amway Grand Plaza Hotel

Please join your colleagues for a very special event to recognize and thank our donors and grant and scholarship recipients. The event is open to all interested Annual Session attendees […]

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4
Thursday
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Location: Founders Brewing Company
Fee: $35 (includes tour, tasting, and appetizers)

What do you know about beer? What would you like to know? Find out during a tour and tasting held at Founders Brewing Company. It’s an experience […]

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4
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Time: 7 p.m.
Location: JW Marriott Hotel

The joint American/International College of Dentists and Pierre Fauchard Dinner will be held at the JW Marriott, Thursday, May 4 at 7 p.m. in Grand Rapids. Watch your email for more […]

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5
Friday
9:00 am - 10:30 am

Speaker: Scott Lipford with Safety Plus
Fee: $90/person
Seating Limit: 50/session

This emergency planning and response offering is designed specifically for today’s dental office. It meets the requirements for Basic Life Support renewal for two years from the American […]

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5
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Halls B and C, DeVos Place

See the listing of Table Clinics in the Annual Session Official Program.

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5
Friday
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

By Invitation Only.

Fee: FREE
Seating Limit: 50
AGD Code: 555

The workshop will be geared to educating local peer review committee members in the peer review process, as well as reviewing specific issues the state committee is seeing, and […]

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5
Friday
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Speaker: Scott Lipford with Safety Plus
Fee: $90/person
Seating Limit: 50/session

This emergency planning and response offering is designed specifically for today’s dental office. It meets the requirements for Basic Life Support renewal for two years from the American […]

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5
Friday
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Part of the Leadership Track.

Speaker: Carrie Webber
Fee: DDS $119; Staff $59
Seating Limit: 100
AGD Code: 550

Do you ever feel stuck? Find yourself working intensely to increase your practice performance, yet not sure how to attain […]

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5
Friday
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Location: Exclusive IDC, inside the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Fee: $25 or FREE with attendance at one new dentist recommended CE Course

You’ll need a code to get in — but once inside you’ll experience panoramic views of […]

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5
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Honoring MDA President Dr. Vince Benivegna.

Time: 6:30 – 11 p.m.
Location: Ambassador Ballroom, Amway Grand Plaza Hotel
Fee: $89 (includes dinner, two drink tickets, and entertainment)
Attire: Snappy Casual

Grab your friends, colleagues, team members, and significant others for an […]

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6
Saturday
8:00 am - 11:00 am

Regional caucuses will be held Saturday, May 6. Check the Annual Session Official Program for exact times and locations.

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6
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel

The Pierre Fauchard Academy plans to hold a brunch at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 6 in the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Email Dr. Richard Raad for more information or to […]

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