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Browse through over 250 educational clinics - held both days - that offer more than 220 CE credits! Network...See more with the industry's top 100 educators!
Please note, for any clinics that require pre-registration, you must call the company directly to reserve your spot. LMT does not handle registration for educational clinics. — tagged LAB DAY Chicago and LAB DAY Chicago 2015
Having an extremely busy week being connected to educational events, I just want to motivate those, possibly...See more on the fence about marketing their lab this way; My real 'strength' is networking with 10-20 speakers who will talk and give programs FREE to any dentist group I arrange meetings with.
Most labs have no idea how many study groups are out there seraching for speakers,also its good to get approved for giving out credits.
Do to to the fact that I had to keep my head down and work with no time left to continue educating myself...See more in the ever growing technology and to top it off, 3 of my biggest accounts retired last month. I am finding myself sad to say i'm having to close my doors for the last time. I'm seeking employment that has the opportunity for me to grow with and to get the chance for continued education in the latest technology. Please contact me for my resume and or call me to find out how I can serve you. I take so much pride and am so passionate about being a Dental Tech I do not want to do anything else. Thank You, John Cusick
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Thank You to LMT and all of your sponsors for another great Lab DAY West. Great educational opportunities...See more and fantastic speakers. Thanks to all of you behind the scenes that make this event happen!! I appreciate the time and effort you all put in to making this a great event!! — tagged LMT Communications, Inc.
Bobbi Winter · Consultant, Doctorate Student, Practice Manager at The Winter Laboratory/SpearMarch 31, 2014
I am currently completing my doctorate in health science at A. T. Still University in...See more Mesa, Arizona, and conducting a survey to determine which continuing education (CE) format dentists and dental technicians prefer for acquiring skills or knowledge they incorporate into their practice or laboratory. Understanding these factors will assist educators to develop programs to meet the personal and professional needs of dental CE participants.
The tool I am using to collect data is a very brief survey that takes approximately 5 minutes to complete. Your participation is voluntary and only involves completing the survey. Please read the statement at the beginning of the survey that outlines the risks and benefits of participation.
Please click on the following link to complete the survey: http://edu.surveygizmo.com/s3/1574038/Dentists-Preference-of-Continuing-Education-Delivery-Format
If you have time, consider completing an additional assessment survey accessed by clicking on the link found at the end of the survey. This link takes you to the Visual, Aural, Read/write or Kinesthetic (VARK) learning assessment, which provides you with your modal preferences for communication. You will be able to download your results when it is completed. No personal identifying information will be collected or retained by either survey.
Thank you for considering my request. I appreciate you taking time out of your busy schedule to participate.
Bobbi Winter, MSc, RN
Doctorate in Health Science Student
A. T. Still University
This weekend, LMT celebrates its 30th LAB DAY Chicago! It's hard to believe that this show--the largest...See more gathering of dental laboratory decision makers in North America--began with just 30 exhibitors and about 275 attendees.
Prior to 1985, the Chicago Dental Society (CDS)'s MidWinter Meeting was housed in the downtown Hilton Hotel and a handful of companies hosted programs for the laboratory community across the street in the Blackstone Hotel. But in 1985, the CDS moved its meeting to the convention center, which left some companies up in the air about what to do for their technician customers.
LMT President Judy Fishman--agreeing with some laboratory manufacturers who felt their companies would be dwarfed at the MidWinter--booked space at the Blackstone and offered exhibit tables to laboratory product marketers. The rest is history: this weekend, LMT will host 200 exhibitors, over 3,000 attendees and nearly 250 educational programs at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers. See you there!
If you're attending Lab Day in Chicago, don't miss the chance to see the newest Ceramill CAD/CAM products,...See more meet the Amann Girrbach America team, and hear presentations from some of the industry's most prominent voices.
All day on Saturday, the Amann Girrbach Lab Lounge (Ballroom 4) will be home to one-on-one Ceramill system demos, educational sessions, and new-product displays, as well as the Cocktails & Crowns happy hour reception from 4:00 to 6:00.
For a complete schedule, or to sign up for a demonstration or educational session, visit the Amann Girrbach America Lab Day website at http://agalabday.com/ — tagged LAB DAY Chicago
Hello all you Bridgers!
We are only 9 days away from a very exciting 1 and 1/2 days of education, new...See more product information and industry fellowship. I have been coming to this meeting from the beginning and for one am really looking forward to this years meeting. Take a look at your February issue of LMT to get all of the information for the clinics being presented and the exhibitors who will be there to show you what's new and answer your questions. Just as a reminder, I wil be presenting two "Free" seminars on Saturday, February 22, 2013 from 7:30am - 8:30 am or 8:30 am - 9:30am. The subject is "Evolution of Outsourcing: CAD/CAM, Custom Abutments - How does this fit into your business model"? It is getting more difficult to gain new accounts and I may have a few ideas for you which will be discussed during this program. Come join us, there is No Charge and you will get 1-Scientific CDT credit for attending! Hope to see you there.
Implant Overdentures Some New Innovations
Sterngold · LAB DAY Chicago 2014
Frank Munzenmayer, CDT,...See more and James Ellison, CDT, present three methods for stabilizing overdentures, including a new bar system that eliminates complexity while significantly reducing fabrication time and expense, a freestanding abutment system that allows for true angle correction of misaligned implants, and a small diameter implant system that explores the area of immediate load.
For more information: Call Vickie Savino at 800-243-9942
James Ellison, CDT
Technical and Education Department Head at Sterngold
James Ellison, CDT, has spent the past 29 years with Sterngold as the Technical and Education Department Head. With a Bachelors Degree in Biology and an Associates Degree in Chemical Technology, he earned...See more his CDT during 20 years at the bench. Ellison is the author of the Sterngold Procedure Manual and is a contributing author to Dr. Hamid Shafie's book Clinical & Laboratory Manual of Implant Overdentures. He also has designed several attachments, including the ERA; holds two patents; and teaches throughout the world.
Frank Munzenmayer, CDT
Technical/Education Specialist at Sterngold
Frank Munzenmayer, CDT, is Sterngold's Technical/Education Specialist. He graduated from New York City College of Technology in Brooklyn, NY, and worked as a C&B/ceramic technician for major dental labs...See more in the New York and Connecticut areas. Munzenmayer has been a Technical Advisor for seven major dental manufacturers--managing the Tech/Ed Departments for four of them--is a published author, lectures internationally and is a member of the Technical Advisory Commission at New York City College of Technology.
For the best educational programs, follow LMT LAB DAY's cross country:
Chicago: February 21 and 22 http://lmtmag.com/lmtlabday
NYC:...See more April 5 http://lmtmag.com/lmtlabdayeast
Southern California: May 16 and 17 http://lmtmag.com/lmtlabdaywest — tagged LAB DAY West, LAB DAY East and LAB DAY Chicago
Browse the most robust collection of educational lectures, demonstrations, and hands on experiences exclusively...See more for the dental laboratory industry anywhere in the country! The 30th annual LAB DAY Chicago clinic offerings are listed by company sponsor and chronological order for your convenience! Happy learning!
Schedule: http://lmtmag.com/shows/schedule/lab_day_chicago_2014 — tagged LAB DAY Chicago
Just two months until Lab Day Chicago 2014. Check out the Nov/Dec issue of LMT to see...See more what is being offered for your educational benefit. In the January ssue you will see more details of the programs and their scheduled times. Just a reminder, if you are not providing CAD CAM and Custom Abutment Implants to your dentists, stop by my seminar on Saturday, February 22, 2013 from 7:30am - 8:30 am or 8:30 am - 9:30am. The subject is "Evolution of Outsourcing: CAD/CAM, Custom Abutments - How does this fit into your business model"? It is getting more difficult to gain new accounts and I may have a few ideas for you which will be discussed during this program. Come join us, there is No Charge and you will get 1-Scientific CDT credit for attending! See you there.
The DLOAC 10th Annual CAD/CAM Expo & Symposium is a few short weeks away. We are extremely excited about...See more the amazing program we have throughout the entire weekend. We don't want you to miss out on this fantastic weekend full of education and more. Please register on line today! www.dloac.org You only have until October 30 to take advatange of our special discounted room rates!
My fellow technicians, anyone interested in collaborating with like-minded professionals from the lab...See more industry and clinical industry should consider this program. Many of us complain that there isn't enough collaborative educational opportunities to elevate ourselves in our clinical peers' eyes... well, this one is slated to be great! AND, it's absolutely free admittance to the laboratory profession at large. If you're well on your way into the digital age of dentistry, cautiously considering it or not sure... join our professional partners and explore the possibilities...!!!NovNov 29 to Dec 4, 2013 · New York, NY
The Greater New York Dental Meeting is the largest dental show in the U.S., offering a choice of seminars, table demonstrations, workshops and exhibits.
Just a heads up to let you know that if you register for the Master Implant Esthetics With Lee Culp course...See more by or before September 1st, 2013, you will receive a special discounted price of $499 instead of the regular $699 tuition. Thatâs $499 for 21 CE credits and a great course with one of the masters of our modern industry!
Please visit the website- www.ivoclarvivadent.us and select "education" to see the course description. If you want to register please contact me at 800-533-6825 ext. 2902
Hey fellow CDT study groupies! If you haven't bought any of the resources available through NADL, I found...See more some useful info on the world-wide web. Here are some links for some tooth anatomy and denture info, enjoy!
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All you have to do is become a member of...See more our MyDental360 community. You'll get the latest industry news, educational opportunities, exclusive product offers, specials and so much more.
Just click here to register: http://mydental360.com/profile Get a free product sample and a chance to win an iPad mini!
The seminar attendance is filling out fast.
The refreshments will be served in...See more room N 403 at 5-6pm and the seminar will take place in Atrium Amphitheater 6-8pm at NYCCT.
Please ask security guards for guidance on how to get to these locations.
Greater New York CDT Study Group is providing 4 educational and 1 infection control seminar during academic year. Refreshments are provided from students and dental professionals membership fees to our organization. Therefore, upcoming event is free for members but the students will be collecting membership fees from dental professionals. For more information email Renata Budny at email@example.com.
GNYCDTSG members should have their membership card and the attending CDTs please make sure to have your CDT number to receive 2CDT credits for the seminar.
Thank you very much and we are looking forward to seeing you on Thursday.AprApr 18, 2013 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm · Brooklyn, NY
Becoming a master technician requires much more than being technically competent. Understanding and applying the skills of dental technology is the first step to success, but working with a team requires understanding the softer skills...
I recently started looking for new techs for my lab. I have some prospects tell me they are a grandfathered...See more CDT. They haven't taken any tests nor do they educational hours required by the industry. So politely I ask for documentation for this grandfathered in. Of course they don't have any.
Does anybody run into this?
Last week our lab sponsored Dr Howard Farran (CEO of dentaltown.com) to over 100 dentists and 14 vendors...See more exhibiting; It was ,as usual with Dr Farran, a raving success. Howard is a staright forward power-information type of guy that tells it like it is,and teaches the dentists how to succeed in a challenging economy.
The point is that it is events like these that can build your laboratory. Is it for everyone,of course not. But even if you do not 'want to' or 'cannot' get in front of a group to speak, let alone simply make an informercial and introduce your speaker, then all is not lost: simply have someone do it for you,perhaps your most outgoing tech, an outgoing office staff person,etc. However, I have to tell you, our lab is connected to 100 (yes,100) events a year, with study clubs, county societies, our own seminars directly sponsored & marketed by us, and with specialists looking to build & maintain their referral base.
Think about how long it would take you to be in frontof 20 (let alone 100) dentists and have their attention! Here you can do it, in a most memorable way, and at NO cost to you. (Should I repeat that: no cost to you)
Our lab has been using education honestly not just as a marketing tool, but as a genuine way of upgrading the dental community here in our target market(NJ), sometimes changing dentists lives(yes,I'll explain this in later posts), and filling a true void in continuing education,since we only have one dental school in the state.
I will talk about negotiating with venues,how to select venues,speakers:negotiating and selection, how to market & guarantee you'll fill up your seats, using telemarketing,direct mail,and networking to market your events but in a very cost effective way, and partnering with 'vendors' who want exposure to the dentists at your events! (I hope to write a detailed article for LMT on this)
Over the years our lab sponsored over 1000 events,including week long cruises to Carribean,Alaska and Mediterranean,and several weekend trips to Las Vegas.
Over half our clients come from continuing ed events,and it is also an opportunity to bond and maintain relations by seeing your current clients at these events,
Whether you are thinking of getting started in this arena, or you are a seasoned event planner,I am confident you'll find some pearls in my upcoming posts. But it's pretty late having driven back from an evening seminar tonight so,see you guys soon!
A new client of mine who has decided to make an educational commitment to be among the top 1 percent...See more of Dentist in our country just sent me a full mouth wax-up from a prominent American laboratoryâ¦â¦.. I'm speechless and saddened.
Escape to some place warm this winter- Introduction to Press Technology course in Sarasota, FL on March...See more 21 & 22. Please call 800-533-6825 ext. 2902 to register. For information on all of our education courses please visit www.ivoclarvivadent.usEvent (Introduction to Press Technology) · Mar 21-22, 2013 · Sarasota, FL
The Fundamentals of Press Technology Course covers the fundamentals of the IPS e.max technique including IPS e.max components for pressing (IPS e.max Press and IPS e.max ZirPress) and IPS e.max Ceram for the layering fabrication technique....