Course Details
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Part of the Leadership Track.

Speaker: Todd Christy, DDS
Seating Limit: 100 (includes reception)

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 or two representatives attend. If there are individuals in your component who 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.

Learning objectives:

  • Learn basic parliamentary steps used in handling or processing motions.
  • Identify the best mechanism for amending a motion or resolution based on their intended outcome.
  • Understand the voting techniques utilized through parliamentary procedures to process resolutions and elections.

This course is designed for MDA member dentists.

Co-sponsored by MDA Insurance and MDA Services.

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