Dental Educationhttp://www.cds.org/RSS/Default.aspx?FolderID=72151st Midwinter Meetinghttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/151st_Midwinter_Meeting.aspx 151st Midwinter Meeting<br />McCormick Place West Building, 2301 S. Indiana Ave., Chicago<br />2/25/2016 8:00:00 AM<br /> Tom LongWed, 03 Feb 2016 18:45:32 GMTCalendar of Eventshttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar_of_Events.aspx Calendar of Events Tom LongWed, 03 Feb 2016 17:07:22 GMTCDS Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile Day Eventhttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/CDS_Foundation_s_Give_Kids_A_Smile_Day_Event.aspx CDS Foundation’s Give Kids A Smile Day Event<br />CDS Foundation Clinic, 416 E. Roosevelt Rd., Suite 102 Wheaton, IL 60187 <br />2/5/2016 9:00:00 AM<br /><p><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.5;">Many children in Illinois are not smiling because of untreated tooth decay. It’s painful and makes it hard for kids to eat, sleep and pay attention in school.&#160;</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.5;">On Friday Feb. 5, the Chicago Dental Society Foundation will provide free dental health services to individuals in need, aged 13-18 at the CDS Foundation Clinic at 416 E. Roosevelt Road, Suite 102, Wheaton.</span></p> <p><strong>Individuals must pre-register</strong> by calling Kristen at 312.836.7301 or Melissa at 630.260.8530. Register now! Together we can give kids a smile.</p> Tom LongWed, 20 Jan 2016 19:55:27 GMTRegional Meetingshttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Regional_Meetings.aspx <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongFri, 15 Jan 2016 16:32:29 GMTCDS Webinarhttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Continuing_Education/CDS_Webinar.aspx <p>On May 9 at 2 p.m., CDS will host a one hour webinar on practice management.&#160; Ten Ways to Have an Excellent Practice in Any Economy&#160; by Cathy Jameson Through this energizing and engaging presentation, Cathy Jameson offers you critical</p> Tom LongThu, 14 Jan 2016 22:37:14 GMTKenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting March 2016http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Kenwood_Hyde_Park_Branch_meeting_March_2016.aspx Kenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting March 2016<br />Hyatt Place Chicago South, University Medical Center, 5225 S. Harper Ave., Chicago<br />3/1/2016 6:30:00 PM<br /><p>Lasers 101 and Detection of Oral Cancer</p> <p>Vesna Sutter, DDS, and Frank Chambers</p> <p>Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:kmhbolden@aol.com">Kim Bolden</a>, 312.372.7874.</p> Tom LongTue, 05 Jan 2016 21:46:57 GMTMinutes from the Regional Meeting of Sept. 16, 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Regional_Meetings/Past_Regional_Meetings/Minutes_from_the_Regional_Meeting_of_Sept__16,_2015.aspx The Chicago Dental Society convened its Regional Meeting Sept. 16 at the Drury Lane Oak Brook in Oakbrook Terrace, with CDS President Susan Becker Doroshow presiding. Dr. Doroshow called the meeting to order at 9 08 a.m. Attention was directed Tom LongWed, 25 Nov 2015 17:21:28 GMTMinutes from the Oct. 28, 2015, Regional Meetinghttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Regional_Meetings/Past_Regional_Meetings/Minutes_from_the_Oct__28,_2015,_Regional_Meeting.aspx The Chicago Dental Society convened its Regional Meeting Oct. 28 at the Drury Lane Oak Brook in Oakbrook Terrace, with CDS President Susan Becker Doroshow presiding. Dr. Doroshow called the meeting to order at 9 03 a.m. Attention was directed Tom LongWed, 25 Nov 2015 17:20:41 GMTEnglewood Branch meeting December 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Englewood_Branch_meeting_December_2015.aspx Englewood Branch meeting December 2015<br />Brookfield Zoo, 3300 Golf Rd., Brookfield<br />12/13/2015 11:00:00 AM<br /><p>Englewood Branch Holiday Magic Champagne Brunch and Fun</p> <p>Adults: $35; Children: $10; Children under age 2: Free</p> <p>RSVP by Dec. 1 to <a href="mailto:hajiharisddsmd@gmail.com">Bill Hajiharis</a> or 708.423.5990.</p> Tom LongFri, 20 Nov 2015 16:27:11 GMTNorth Side Branch Holiday Sweater Partyhttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/North_Side_Branch_Holiday_Sweater_Party.aspx North Side Branch Holiday Sweater Party<br />McGee's Tavern and Grille, 950 W. Webster Ave., Chicago<br />12/10/2015 6:00:00 PM<br /><p>Bring your Holiday Sweater and join us for complimentary beer and appetizers. Please feel free to bring your significant other or a guest.</p> <p>No RSVP required.</p> Tom LongThu, 19 Nov 2015 21:19:50 GMTPast Regional Meetingshttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Regional_Meetings/Past_Regional_Meetings/Past_Regional_Meetings.aspx Chicago Dental Society (CDS) regional and branch meeting minutes. Tom LongWed, 11 Nov 2015 16:46:06 GMTRegistration begins for the 2016 Midwinter Meetinghttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Registration_begins_for_the_2016_Midwinter_Meeting.aspx Registration begins for the 2016 Midwinter Meeting<br />McCormick Place West Building, Chicago<br />11/2/2015 8:00:00 AM<br /><p>Join us for the 151st Midwinter Meeting, Thursday - Saturday, February 25 - 27, 2016.&#160;</p> <p>Use the links below to view our course and events offerings and register as an attendee or exhibitor.&#160;</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://cds.attregistration.com/" title="Attendee Registration" target="_blank">Attendee Registration</a></li> <li><a href="https://cdsexh.attregistration.com/" title="Exhibitor Personnel Badge Registration" target="_blank">Exhibitor Personnel Badge Registration</a></li> <li><a href="https://cdscatalog.attregistration.com/Catalog/CDSCourseCatalog.aspx" title="View the Course Catalog" target="_blank">View the Course Catalog</a></li> <li><a href="https://cdscatalog.attregistration.com/Catalog/CDSEventCatalog.aspx" title="View Special Events Catalog" target="_blank">View Special Events Catalog</a></li> <li><a href="https://cdsce.attregistration.com/ceonline/cevalidationlogin.aspx" title="CE Certificate Download" target="_blank">CE Certificate Download</a></li> </ul> Tom LongMon, 02 Nov 2015 15:01:52 GMTKenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting October 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Kenwood_Hyde_Park_Branch_meeting_October_2015.aspx Kenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting October 2015<br />Hyatt Place Chicago South, University Medical Center, 5225 S. Harper Ave., ChicagoHyatt Place Chicago South, University Medical Center, 5225 S. Harper Ave., Chicago<br />10/6/2015 6:30:00 PM<br /><p>Integrating Digital CAD/CAM into Your Dental Office</p> <p>Jeff Belahcel, owner, JSB Dental Lab</p> <p>Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.5;">Season tickets for our last four meetings are available for $220. An individual ticket is $55. We will raffle of an exciting Apple product.&#160;</span></p> <p>RSVP: Email Sonya at <a href="mailto:kmhbolden@aol.com">Kim Bolden</a>'s office or call 312.372.7874 by Nov. 2.</p> Tom LongWed, 28 Oct 2015 16:40:05 GMTKenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting November 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Kenwood_Hyde_Park_Branch_meeting_November_2015.aspx Kenwood Hyde Park Branch meeting November 2015<br />Norman's Bistro, 1001 E. 43rd St., Chicago<br />11/3/2015 6:30:00 PM<br /><p>Tips and Tricks for Increasing Case Acceptance: Understanding the Psychology to Get Patients to Say “Yes”</p> <p>Ozzie Smith, III, DDS</p> <p>Cocktails: 6:30 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:kmhbolden@aol.com">Kim Bolden</a>, 312.372.7874.</p> Tom LongWed, 28 Oct 2015 16:33:11 GMTChildren's Dental Health Monthhttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Children_s_Dental_Health_Month.aspx <p>Content to go here</p> Tom LongTue, 13 Oct 2015 21:16:24 GMTEnglewood Branch Women's Networking Nighthttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/Englewood_Branch_Women_s_Networking_Night.aspx Englewood Branch Women's Networking Night<br />Pots and Paints, 11226 Lincoln Hwy., Mokena<br />10/22/2015 6:30:00 PM<br /><p>6:30 - 9 p.m. • $45 per person • Women Dentists Only • Casual Attire<br />Come learn ceramics and network with your women dentist colleagues. Materials and refreshments (wine, cheese, hors d'oevres) will be provided. <br /><a href="http://www.cds.org/uploadedFiles/Branches/Englewood/Englewood_Networking_Event.pdf" title="View the invitation">View the invitation</a> and RSVP: <a href="mailto:JKozaldds@aol.com">John Kozal</a></p> Tom LongTue, 29 Sep 2015 18:06:15 GMTDental Education Introhttp://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Dental_Education_Intro.aspx <p>Program &amp; Events Program &amp; Events Program &amp; Events </p> Tom LongWed, 16 Sep 2015 16:23:53 GMTWest Side Branch meeting March 2016http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/West_Side_Branch_meeting_March_2016.aspx West Side Branch meeting March 2016<br />Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park<br />3/8/2016 6:00:00 PM<br /><p>It’s a Small World: Using Magnification in Restorative Dentistry</p> <p>Marsha Babka, DDS</p> <p>Assistant Professor, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois</p> <p>Cocktails: 6 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:lwilli@midwestern.edu">Larry Williams</a>, 630.515.6448.</p> <p>&#160;</p> <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongTue, 08 Sep 2015 22:30:26 GMTWest Side Branch meeting January 2016http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/West_Side_Branch_meeting_January_2016.aspx West Side Branch meeting January 2016<br />Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park<br />1/12/2016 6:00:00 PM<br /><p>Common Oral Lesions – Diagnosis and Management</p> <p>Bruno Jham, DDS, MS, PhD</p> <p>Assistant Dean, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois</p> <p>Cocktails: 6 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:lwilli@midwestern.edu">Larry Williams</a>, 630.515.6448.</p> <p>&#160;</p> <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongTue, 08 Sep 2015 22:29:50 GMTWest Side Branch meeting November 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/West_Side_Branch_meeting_November_2015.aspx West Side Branch meeting November 2015<br />Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park<br />11/10/2015 6:00:00 PM<br /><p><em>Legislative Night</em><br />Update on Cariology</p> <p>Preetha Kanjirath, BDS, MDS, MS</p> <p>Assistant Dean, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois</p> <p>Cocktails: 6 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:lwilli@midwestern.edu">Larry Williams</a>, 630.515.6448.</p> <div>&#160;</div> Tom LongTue, 08 Sep 2015 22:29:14 GMTWest Side Branch meeting October 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/West_Side_Branch_meeting_October_2015.aspx West Side Branch meeting October 2015<br />Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park<br />10/13/2015 6:00:00 PM<br /><p>Dental Erosion – Current Perspectives</p> <p>Mario Ramos, DDS&#160;</p> <p>Assistant Professor, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois</p> <p>Cocktails: 6 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:lwilli@midwestern.edu">Larry Williams</a>, 630.515.6448.</p> Tom LongTue, 08 Sep 2015 22:28:20 GMTWest Side Branch meeting September 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/West_Side_Branch_meeting_September_2015.aspx West Side Branch meeting September 2015<br />Barclay’s American Grille at The Carleton of Oak Park, 1120 Pleasant St., Oak Park<br />9/8/2015 6:00:00 PM<br /><p>Update on Dental Pharmacotherapeutics</p> <p>Gary Drahos, DDS, MJ, BS, RPh,&#160;</p> <p>Associate Professor, Midwestern University College of Dental Medicine – Illinois</p> <p>Cocktails: 6 p.m.</p> <p>Dinner and Program: 7 p.m.&#160;</p> <p>For information, contact <a href="mailto:lwilli@midwestern.edu">Larry Williams</a>, 630.515.6448.</p> <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongTue, 08 Sep 2015 22:27:41 GMTOSHA Training Workshop September 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/OSHA_Training_Workshop_September_2015.aspx OSHA Training Workshop September 2015<br />Hilton Garden Inn Oak Brook, 10 Drury Lane, Oakbrook Terrace<br />9/10/2015 9:30:00 AM<br /><h2>OSHA Training Workshops presented by the Chicago Medical Society</h2> <p><strong>Target audience: </strong>Dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants</p> <p><strong>Speaker: </strong>Sukhvir Kaur, compliance assistance specialist, OSHA Chicago North Office.</p> <p><strong>Learning objectives: </strong>At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:</p> <ul> <li>Implement a training program for health care employees that may be exposed to bloodborne pathogens</li> <li>Identify appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)</li> <li>Identify the most frequently violated OSHA regulations in medical and dental practices</li> <li>Create a written exposure control plan for health care workers assigned as first-aid providers</li> <li>Explain the latest hazard communication requirements</li> </ul> <p><strong>CE Credits: </strong>2 CE hours for all dental professionals</p> <p><strong>CMS members or staff: </strong>$99 each</p> <p><strong>CDS members or staff:</strong> $109 each</p> <p><strong>Non-members or staff:</strong> $139 each</p> <p><strong>On-site registration:</strong> 9:30 a.m. • Lecture: 10 a.m. - noon.</p> <p>Find more information and <a href="http://www.cmsdocs.org/events/osha-training-information" title="download the registration form" target="_blank">download the registration form</a></p> <p><strong>Questions? </strong>Email <a href="mailto:rburns@cmsdocs.org">Rachel Burns</a> or call the Education Department, 312.670.2550, ext. 338.</p> Tom LongThu, 03 Sep 2015 16:00:48 GMTOSHA Training Workshop November 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/OSHA_Training_Workshop_November_2015.aspx OSHA Training Workshop November 2015<br />St. Francis Hospital, 355 Ridge Ave., Evanston<br />11/5/2015 9:30:00 AM<br /><h2 style="font-style: normal; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif;">OSHA Training Workshops presented by the Chicago Medical Society</h2> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>Target audience:&#160;</strong>Dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>Speaker:&#160;</strong>Sukhvir Kaur, compliance assistance specialist, OSHA Chicago North Office.</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>Learning objectives:&#160;</strong>At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:</p> <ul style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"> <li style="font-size: 12px;">Implement a training program for health care employees that may be exposed to bloodborne pathogens</li> <li style="font-size: 12px;">Identify appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)</li> <li style="font-size: 12px;">Identify the most frequently violated OSHA regulations in medical and dental practices</li> <li style="font-size: 12px;">Create a written exposure control plan for health care workers assigned as first-aid providers</li> <li style="font-size: 12px;">Explain the latest hazard communication requirements</li> </ul> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>CE Credits:&#160;</strong>2 CE hours for all dental professionals</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>CMS members or staff:&#160;</strong>$99 each</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>CDS members or staff:</strong>&#160;$109 each</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>Non-members or staff:</strong>&#160;$139 each</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>On-site registration:</strong> 9:30 a.m. • Lecture: 10 a.m. - noon.</p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;">Find more information and&#160;<a href="http://www.cmsdocs.org/events/osha-training-information" title="download the registration form" target="_blank" style="font-size: 12px;">download the registration form</a></p> <p style="font-style: normal; font-size: 12px; font-family: Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; line-height: 16.3636px;"><strong>Questions?&#160;</strong>Email&#160;<a href="mailto:rburns@cmsdocs.org" style="font-size: 12px;">Rachel Burns</a>&#160;or call the Education Department, 312.670.2550, ext. 338.</p> Tom LongThu, 03 Sep 2015 15:39:08 GMTOSHA Training Workshop October 2015http://www.cds.org/Dental_Education/Calendar/OSHA_Training_Workshop_October_2015.aspx OSHA Training Workshop October 2015<br />Hilton Oak Lawn, 9333 S. Cicero Ave., Oak Lawn<br />10/8/2015 9:30:00 AM<br /><h2>OSHA Training Workshops presented by the Chicago Medical Society</h2> <p><strong>Target audience: </strong>Dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants</p> <p><strong>Speaker: </strong>Sukhvir Kaur, compliance assistance specialist, OSHA Chicago North Office.</p> <p><strong>Learning objectives: </strong>At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to:</p> <ul> <li>Implement a training program for health care employees that may be exposed to bloodborne pathogens</li> <li>Identify appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)</li> <li>Identify the most frequently violated OSHA regulations in medical and dental practices</li> <li>Create a written exposure control plan for health care workers assigned as first-aid providers</li> <li>Explain the latest hazard communication requirements</li> </ul> <p><strong>CE Credits: </strong>2 CE hours for all dental professionals</p> <p><strong>CMS members or staff: </strong>$99 each</p> <p><strong>CDS members or staff:</strong> $109 each</p> <p><strong>Non-members or staff:</strong> $139 each</p> <p><strong>On-site registration:</strong> 9:30 a.m. • Lecture: 10 a.m. - noon.</p> <p>Find more information and <a href="http://www.cmsdocs.org/events/osha-training-information" title="download the registration form" target="_blank">download the registration form</a></p> <p><strong>Questions? </strong>Email <a href="mailto:rburns@cmsdocs.org">Rachel Burns</a> or call the Education Department, 312.670.2550, ext. 338.</p> Tom LongThu, 03 Sep 2015 15:38:01 GMT