News Snap Shots Profiles of Chicago Dental Society&#160; members. Tom LongThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:15:01 GMTJanuary February: Bob Banks Bob Banks reflects on a life of service By Stephanie Sisk &#160; Highlights abound in the nearly 90 year span of Robert Banks Sr.’s life growing up without plumbing or electricity on his family’s homestead in southern Illinois, meeting and Tom LongThu, 22 Jan 2015 22:10:33 GMTCDS Review The CDS Review is published seven times a year and is sent to CDS members as a member benefit. Tom LongThu, 22 Jan 2015 21:10:59 GMTSubscribe Purchase back issues of the CDS Review from the&#160; Chicago Dental Society (CDS), available in print and online formats. Tom LongThu, 22 Jan 2015 21:09:57 GMTCDS Review Archive <p>&#160;</p> Tom LongThu, 22 Jan 2015 20:35:10 GMTRegister now for the Midwinter Meeting before fees increase February 1 Are you planning on attending the 2015 Midwinter Meeting? The State of Illinois has instituted mandatory continuing education requirements for dentists and dental hygienists. Illinois dentists are required to obtain 48 CE hours in a three year period. The current Tom LongMon, 19 Jan 2015 15:33:23 GMTDoctor, heal thyself at these Midwinter Meeting clinics There are opportunities at the Midwinter Meeting for health care providers to check up on their own health. Joanna BrownFri, 16 Jan 2015 23:56:01 GMTYou oughtta be in pictures (with a license) <p> You oughtta be in pictures (with a license) 2015-01-13 A notable improvement since the days I went to the dentist as a kid has to be the upgrade in waiting rooms. The stiff chairs, musty magazines and bad poster “art” largely has been replaced with comfy seating, up-to-date reading materials, and some styl</p> Tom LongTue, 13 Jan 2015 21:46:56 GMTExciting features on the new CDS mobile app If planning your trip to the 150th Midwinter Meeting, make time now to download the Chicago Dental Society’s new mobile app for free. It will keep everything you need at your fingertips this year. Download it to your smart phone, Rachel AzarkFri, 19 Dec 2014 15:50:17 GMTRegister now for the 150th Midwinter Meeting Are you planning on attending the 2015 Midwinter Meeting? Register today before the fees increase January 1.&#160; Attendee Registration Exhibitor Registration Course Catalog Special Events Catalog Tom LongFri, 12 Dec 2014 14:58:58 GMTMidwinter Meeting Fashion Workshop focuses on personal brands New this year will be the Friday afternoon Fashion Workshop and Luncheon, featuring Amy Salinger. Joanna BrownThu, 11 Dec 2014 16:16:43 GMTDental tourism is a growing trend <p> Dental tourism is a growing trend 2014-10-09 Do the words “dental tourism” give you a headache? It would be easy to dismiss the numbers of those traveling abroad for dental and medical treatment as inconsequential and label those shoppers as eccentric, but the ADA and leading dentists warn the numbers are </p> Joanna BrownMon, 08 Dec 2014 20:41:55 GMTBoomer bust? <p> Boomer bust? 2014-12-02 Sifting through articles in various dental publications leaves the almost giddy impression that the Baby Boomer blitz will be a Big Bang for dentistry. This image-conscious, high-income cohort, goes the argument, will be happy to spend big bucks for cosmetic and other aesthetic proc</p> Tom LongTue, 02 Dec 2014 19:59:32 GMTMake your travel plans for the Midwinter Meeting now Act now to secure travel accommodations for the 2015 Midwinter Meeting Joanna BrownTue, 02 Dec 2014 17:04:13 GMTCDS welcomes Hadley the Hound by Rachel Azark Hadley the Hound, the newest member and first official mascot of the Chicago Dental Society debuted in Chicago, Tuesday, Nov. 18. With the celebration of CDS’ 150th year coming to a close — and our celebration of Tom LongTue, 25 Nov 2014 21:10:07 GMTCDS webinar offers advice on recruitment, retention Chicago-area business coach, speaker and author Steve Fretzin presented a two-part webinar on member recruitment and retention, accessible through the CDS website. Joanna BrownTue, 25 Nov 2014 15:29:29 GMTRegister now for the 2015 Midwinter Meeting Register now for the 150th Midwinter Meeting February 26 28, 2015, at Chicago's McCormick Place West. It promises to be A Midwinter Celebration. Attendee Registration Exhibitor Registration Course Catalog Special Events Catalog Build your knowledge with hands on participation courses and Tom LongWed, 19 Nov 2014 20:45:24 GMTCDS History: D-Day pilot Marvin Chapin CDS members honored in 1944 their colleague Marvin Chapin, a 1938 graduate of the Chicago College of Dental Surgery at Loyola University who piloted a P 47 fighter plane on D Day. His leg was later amputated by the tail Tom LongTue, 11 Nov 2014 16:16:46 GMTFrom the heart <p> From the heart 2014-11-04 At the end of the very long day, there were tears. Neal Richter, his staff at Richter Dental, and other caring volunteers had worked nearly 12 hours straight, and emotions were running high. But exhaustion was overtaken by exhilaration at reaching out to people in need at the day-</p> Tom LongWed, 05 Nov 2014 20:44:40 GMTCDS Election of Officers to be held Nov. 5 The CDS Election of Officers will be held Nov. 5 during the Regional Meeting at the Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace. The 2015 officer nominees are Susan Becker Doroshow  President George Zehak President elect Phillip Fijal Secretary Louis Imburgia Vice President Tom LongTue, 04 Nov 2014 15:27:12 GMTPay your 2015 dues online before Nov. 3 to register for the Midwinter Meeting hassle free CDS Regular Members Want to be able to register for the CDS Midwinter Meeting, starting Monday, Nov. 3? You must have your dues paid prior to registering, and you can do that NOW Click here. Tom LongFri, 17 Oct 2014 18:56:01 GMTCDS member Ted Borris joins CDS staff Dr. Borris will serve as Director of Scientific Programs beginning Jan. 5 Tom LongWed, 15 Oct 2014 15:49:00 GMTAdvertising Opportunities Advertise in the CDS Review from the Chicago Dental Society. Tom LongMon, 13 Oct 2014 16:50:03 GMTCDS to host two webinars on recruitment and retention of members in the fall The Chicago Dental Society is celebrating its sesquicentennial thanks to the efforts of members like you who took the time and made the effort to retain and recruit members over our first 150 years. To continue the tradition of dedicated Tom LongThu, 09 Oct 2014 15:14:08 GMTKeep your staff safe from ebola The Gurnee-based&#160;American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (AAAASF) has assembled a list a facts about the illness – &#160;as well as a facility preparedness checklist for healthcare providers. Joanna BrownTue, 07 Oct 2014 16:30:19 GMT