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The KDA and Fifth District will be hosting a Progressive Dinner Tour for UMKC School of Dentistry students from Kansas or interested in practicing in Kansas, and new dentists practicing less than 5 years in the Fifth District. 

Participants will ride via motorcoach to three separate dental office locations in Johnson County, Kansas. Each stop will allow students to:

  • Drink & dine on a different course of a meal

  • Tour a private practice & view its unique qualities

  • Network with representatives of organized dentistry & industry sponsors

Date and Time: Friday, April 3, 2020, 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Pickup Location: UMKC School of Dentistry, 650 E 25th St, Kansas City, MO

For more information or to register, go to the KDA website.


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More great member benefits!

Association Health Plan

The Kansas Dental Association has partnered with one of the strongest and most respected carriers in the region and will kick-off the new KDA Health Plan effective January 1, 2020! 
Even if you have just renewed your group health plan on November 1, 2019 (or any other time) you can join the KDA Health Plan on January 1. Click the image for more information.


            

Save Money on Supplies

The KDA and Association Gloves & Supplies have formed an alliance with The Dentists Supply Company (TDSC) to provide those savings on a wider selection of supplies through one easy-to-shop site.As a member, you benefit from 24/7 access to shop for the supplies you need at a 20% average savings compared to MSRP plus free shipping. Click the image above for more information.


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The Fifth District is pleased to welcome the following new members:

Dr. Morgan Burgard, Shawnee Mission
Dr. Joelle Prose, Overland Park


KANSAS CITY 

DENTAL SYMPOSIUM

A Continuing Education Event for Dental Professionals
Sponsored by Greater Kansas City and Fifth District Dental Societies

September 18, 2020
Sheraton Overland Park

FEATURING:
Kirk Behrendt, ACT Dental 
Joyce Bassett, DDS
Clinical Lectures, Practice Management, Lab Option

EXHIBITOR SPACE & SPONSORSHIP

Contact Sam Silvey, gkcds@att.net
or Nedra Sparks, 5thdistrictdental@gmail.com


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Thank you to our Gold Level sponsor Zimmer Biomet for their continued support of Fifth District Study Club programs! For information, contact representative Angie Streeter, angie.streeter@zimmerbiomet.com, or visit their website by clicking the ad below.

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Fifth District Calendar

2020-21 STUDY CLUB PROGRAMS

Friday, September 18, 2020 Area-wide Dental Symposium with Greater Kansas City Dental Society at the Sheraton Overland Park. This event will offer CE tracks for dentists and team members. Mark your calendars now!

2019-20 MEETINGS AND EVENTS

  • April 3, 2020 Student/New ​Dentist Progressive Dinner Office Tour

  • April 17-18, 2020 KDA Board of Trustees Meeting​ in Kansas City, MO

  • September 17-18, 2020 Dental Symposium with GKCDS, Sheraton Overland Park

FIFTH DISTRICT EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEETINGS

  • April 7, 2020 at Jenkins & LeBlanc Overland Park Office
  • June 2, 2020 at Tanner's, 143rd & Metcalf, Overland Park
  • August 4, 2020 at Jenkins & LeBlanc Overland Park Office



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 gkcds@att.net.
  • March 13, 2020 Endodontic Lecture
  • June 12, 2020 OSHA Lecture
  • October 9, 2020 Sleep/Occlusion Treatment Planning Lecture
  • November 13, 2020 Restorative/Cosmetic Lecture
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