MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Friday, September 17, 2021 at Sheraton Overland Park
PLUS a Cocktail Reception & Hall of Exhibits Thursday Evening!
This event will offer both practice management and clinical topics featuring the following speakers:
The Four Keys to Master Treatment Acceptance
Great for the Entire Dental Team!
Kirk Behrendt, ACT Dental
Cutting Edge Technology with Digital Design and Real World Cosmetic Dentistry: Faults, Failures, and Fixes
PLUS Afternoon Lab (Additional Lab Fee):
Composite Artistry: Mastering Posterior & Anterior Techniques for Direct Composite and Creating Undetectable Restorations
Joyce Bassett, DDS
Click here for an informational flyer or email the Fifth District for more details.
Earn up to 18 CE hours by participating in the virtual Western Regional Dental Experience April 9-10, 2021. Click the image to go to the website.
is extended to the family and friends of long-time Fifth District member and Past President Dr. Richard Radke, who passed away November 10, 2020. Click here
to read an obituary.
The Fifth District is pleased to welcome returning member
Dr. Craig Gaugh of Overland Park.
We're glad you're here!
2021 General Assembly
Thursday, April 29, 2021
6:00 - 8:00 PM
Zoom Virtual Meeting
Register here to receive a login code.
Fifth District Dental Society of Kansas
2021 ANNUAL BUSINESS MEETING
11:30 AM Friday, September 17
Sheraton Overland Park
Plan now to attend!
The American Dental Association invites dentists to meet, play, learn and smile during SmileCon, its reimagined annual meeting scheduled for Oct 10-13, 2021 at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. For more information, click here.
Reminder: Submit One-Time Amalgam Compliance Report by July 15
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas State University Pollution Prevention Institute (KSU PPI) are still working on collecting one-time amalgam compliance reports from dental offices.
Existing sources (those discharging prior to July 14, 2017) must comply with the new dental effluent standards, and must submit their one-time compliance reports
New sources must comply immediately and submit their one-time compliance reports within 90 days of their first discharge.
For more information on these regulations, who is affected, and how to comply, or to submit your report, visit the KSU PPI dental amalgam
For the most current information on COVID-19 and dentistry, go to ada.org/virus and ksdental.org.
COVID-19 Mental Health Resources. The stress of the past year is taking its toll on everyone and the ADA offers great resources to find help when you need it.
Members of United Dentists of Kansas, a grassroots advocacy group, are challenging recent bylaws amendments made by Delta Dental of Kansas Board of Directors. If this is something that interests you, more information may be found on their website.
Fifth District Calendar
2021 STUDY CLUB PROGRAMS
September 17 Kansas City Area Dental Symposium with GKCDS
FIFTH DISTRICT EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEETINGS
All 2020-21 Council Meetings will be held at the office of Kate Stanley (unless otherwise noted), 8575 W 110th St #310, Overland Park
April 6, 2021 (via Zoom)
June 1, 2021
August 3, 2021
GREATER KANSAS CITY CE CALENDAR
An added benefit to living in the Kansas City metro area is the availability of quality CE programs through our sister organization in Missouri, Greater Kansas City Dental Society. For more information, call 816.737.5353 or email email@example.com.
June 11th, 2021 OSHA Topic; Speaker TBD