• Three Days of Excellence

    Please join us in Chicago's McCormick Place West Building for three days of the very best in lectures, hands-on learning and commercial exhibits
    February 26-28, 2015. Registration begins Monday, November 3.

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  • Join the celebration

    We've been keeping Chicago smiling for 150 years. Our Midwinter Meeting has grown to be a world class three-day program of continuing education and commercial exhibition. Join us Thursday - Saturday, February 26 - 28 at Chicago's McCormick Place West for the 150th Midwinter Meeting. It promises to be A Midwinter Celebration.

    Build your knowledge with hands-on participation courses and live televised patient demonstrations. Meet with your colleagues from throughout the dental community 

    in person while you learn from the leaders in dental continuing education. And be sure to visit the Exhibit Hall, where you will find more than 600 commercial partners displaying the latest and best in dental products and services. Registration starts November 1.

    2014 Midwinter Meeting Highlights


    Dentists 6,763
    Graduate students/Residents 135
    Dental students 1,032
    Hygienists 3,871
    Assistants 2,761
    Office personnel 2,009
    Laboratory technicians 227
    Hygienist/Assistant students 1,744
    Guests 1,648
    Press 109
    Trade 898
    Exhibitors 8,633
    Total 29,830

    Stay connected with your colleagues and classmates

    You don’t need to live or practice in Chicago to be a member of CDS and receive great membership benefits. For $125, you can be an associate member and receive free registration to the Midwinter Meeting. No matter where you live, you can always reconnect with your friends in Chicago every February.