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Pennsylvania's Dental Meeting 2020

Pennsylvania's Dental Meeting 2020

Online registration is available for PDA member dentists and non-dentist staff members. Non-member dentists and dental staff attending without a member dentist—please contact Rebecca at rvn@padental.org for more information.

To register please follow these steps:
1. Sign in to the website. Every dentist has a record. For most dentists, your website default username is your first initial, last name and four-digit year of birth with no spaces. The password is lowercase ada and your ADA number. If you don't remember your username and password, please contact PDA's membership department.

2. Click the Register Myself button (below the directions). The button will not appear if you are not signed in to the website. Pricing will be applied based on your member status. Click the "Add" button to select the events you will attend.

3. To register non-dentist (hygienists, assistants or non-licensed guests) attendees for the course, click +Add a Guest under "My Registration Status:" to add your guest. 

  • If you have previously attended a PDA program with a non-dentist guest, that person may appear as an existing contact. If the Select an existing contact option appears and the correct guest's name is displayed when clicking in the box, please select his or her name. If a unique email address is not listed for this guest, please add it. Click Save & Close.
  • If the Select an existing contact option does not appear, please enter the name of the guest, his or her designation (RDH, EFDA) and a unique email address; click Save & Close.
  • Click the "Add" button next to the events your guest will attend.
  • Repeat the process until all guests are registered.
  • Please note: if the same email address is used for all registrants, only one "reminder to attend" email will be sent.
4. Click Proceed to Checkout to review your order and enter your credit card information.

5. Click Submit Order to complete your registration. You will receive a confirmation email.


Please contact Rebecca Von Nieda, PDA's director of meetings and administration, at (717) 234-5941, ext. 117 with any questions about the meeting or online registration.
 
When
4/25/2020 - 4/25/2020
Where
Mount Airy Casino Resort 312 Woodland Road Mount Pocono 18344

Program Items

   

Friday, 24 April 2020

 
Please consider sponsoring a dental student who wishes to attend Pennsylvania's Dental Meeting.
Open to everyone; not just those attending Pennsylvania's Dental Meeting. Mix & mingle with friends and colleagues from across the Commonwealth. If you are bringing a guest, please see registration instructions to add a guest.
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM
This event is open to all PDA members and their guests. The dinner will honor those making an impact on our profession, including PDA's outgoing president, Dr. Charles J. Incalcaterra; PDA board members who have completed their term of service and the 2020 PDA award winners who will be announced in late January. If you are bringing a guest, please see registration instructions to add a guest.
Time
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
7:30 PM

Saturday, 25 April 2020

 
Pain Management Alternatives and Identification of Addiction presented by E. Steven Moriconi, DMD. 2 CE credits required for dentists who hold a DEA registration or use another DEA number to prescribe controlled substances. The CE credits also are appropriate for hygienists and dental assistants. Pricing includes breakfast at 7:15 a.m.
Time
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
8:00 AM
The Science, or lack thereof, of Medical Marijuana and Dental Implications presented by Richard L. Wynn, PhD. 2 CE credits recommended for dentists, hygienists and dental assistants. Pricing includes breakfast at 7:15 a.m.
Time
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
8:00 AM
Visit the exhibitors without attending a course, social event or business meeting. Available to PDA/ADA member dentists and non-dentist staff working in a dental office.
Time
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM
Child Abuse Recognition and Reporting for Dental Professionals presented by Angela M. Stout, DMD, MPH. 2 CE credits required every licensure cycle for dentists, hygienists, EFDAs and recommended for all office personnel.
Time
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
10:30 AM
Lunch is not included with any of the afternoon sessions but is available for purchase.
Time
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
12:30 PM
From Dental School and Beyond - A Detailed Look at Your First 10 Years of Practice presented by ADA staff and PDA member dentists. The session is appropriate for new dentists, residents, graduate students and dental students. The session is complimentary but pre-registration is required.
Time
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
1:30 PM
Join the Alliance of the Pennsylvania Dental Association and practice a few self defense techniques. Open to women ages 10 and older. Wear comfortable shirts, pants or shorts. Transportation is on your own.
Time
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
1:30 PM
PDA’s annual business meeting will be held Saturday, April 25 beginning with a legislative update. All PDA members in good standing are encouraged to attend. In addition to the update from our lobbyists, members will have the opportunity to voice their opinion on issues affecting dentistry and participate in the Bell/PDAIS Shareholder’s Meeting. There is no fee to attend the business meeting.
Time
1:45 PM - 4:30 PM
1:45 PM
The INS and OUTS of Local Anesthetic Administration, Nitrous Oxide Administration and Other Methods of Pain Control Used in Dentistry presented by William P. Maher, RPh, DDS, MS. 2 CE credits recommended for dentists and hygienists.
Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
2:00 PM
PDA's Board of Trustees will name the new executive director in 2020. This event will officially welcome the new executive director to PDA! Join us for an opportunity to meet and talk to PDA's new leader. $10 of the ticket price will be donated to the Pennsylvania Dental Foundation. Open to everyone; not just those attending Pennsylvania's Dental Meeting. The member ticket price is underwritten by PDA and our generous sponsor, the PA Society of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons.
Time
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
4:30 PM
Open to district and local presidents and president-elects.
Time
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
6:00 PM
Join your friends at the Stroudsmoor Country Inn for an evening of camaraderie and delicious fare. PDA will make the reservation for all who want to treat themselves to The Grand Buffet featuring seafood, carving board selections and all the accompaniments for $37.95 plus tax and gratuity per person. Optional shuttle service will be offered for a fee. Pay on your own at the restaurant.
Time
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM