Speed Dating will be April 14, at the CDA building. Mike Abernathy, a Texas dentist and an entertaining and informative speaker, will be addressing the group and moderating the process. Berwick will accept the award and will speak at the national New Dentist Conference in Washington, D. Approximately 100 people attended this event and the evening received positive feedback for future events of this nature.Please RSVP early for this event, as space is limited. American Dental Association Honors CDA NDCThe American Dental Association has awarded the CDA New Dentist Committee’s program, “Surviving the First Ten Years” with the New Dentist Committee Outstanding Program Award of Excellence. The NDC serves as an advocate for the new dentist perspective in these changing times.A question and answer session will follow the presentation.This is free for CDA New Dentist members or for non-members. Speed Dating, April 14Back by popular demand is the New Dentist inspired “Speed Dating” event.Please RSVP to CDA Director of Membership Jeanne Nicoulin at This email address is being protected from spambots. No, it’s not about finding your soul mate, but rather finding your future opportunity.The event brings seasoned, transitioning dentists together with newer dentists who are looking to purchase a practice or become an associate.Study Group, March 7The next CDA New Dentist study group is March 7 at Yanni’s restaurant in the Landmark area of Greenwood Village, Colo.The NDC study group series is an ADA award winning program, honored most recently in 2012 (see below).
The March presentation will discuss how to build or remodel a dental practice, including selecting contractors, landmines to avoid with contracts and tips to help you complete the process with success.The presentation will be given by Paul Battista of Battista Design Group, Dan Brown of BVB General Contractors, and Dennis Thornton of Patterson Dental.