Schedule of Events

​* An asterisk denotes program NOT approved by NC State Board of Dental Examiners for CEU

Wednesday, May 17

8am – 1pm
NCDS Board of Trustees’ Meeting
Location: Somerset

4pm – 7pm
NCDS Registration Desk Open (Badge Pick-Up Only)
Location: Cambridge Hall

Thursday, May 18

7am – 6pm
NCDS Registration Desk Open
Location: Cambridge Hall

8:30am – 11:30am
Lee Ann Brady​
Today's Top Clinical Tips​
Sponsored by NC Academy of General Dentistry and GC America 
Location: Windsor Ballroom

​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Steve Carstensen
Treating Sleepy Patients & Saving Lives​
Sponsored by NC Dental Society of Anesthesiology, NC Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and NC Caring Dental Professionals
Location: Palladium A (Brighton Tower)

​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Mark Murphy
*The 3 Drivers of Sustained Practice Growth & SUCCESS 
Location: Palladium C (Brighton Tower)

​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
Rohn Hull
CPR Certification (Pre-registration required)
Location: Hampton

​11:30am – 6pm
Exhibit Hall Opens 
Location: Kensington Ballroom

Noon – 1:30pm
NCDS Awards Luncheon (Pre-registration required)​
Sponsored by NC Services for Dentistry, Inc
Location: Palladium B (Brighton Tower)

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
​Lee Ann Brady
Today's Top Clinical Tips​ - Part 2
Sponsored by NC Academy of General Dentistry and GC America
Location: Windsor Ballroom

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
Steve Carstensen
Treating Sleepy Patients & Saving Lives​ - Part 2
Sponsored by NC Dental Society of Anesthesiology, NC Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons and NC Caring Dental Professionals​
Location: Palladium A (Brighton Tower)

1:30pm – 4:30pm
Mark Murphy
*Advanced Communication Skills for Dental Teams
Location: Palladium C (Brighton Tower)

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
Rohn Hull
CPR Certification (Pre-registration required)
Location: Hampton

2pm – 3:30pm
NCDS First General Session/House of Delegates
Location: Palmettos Pavilion

3:30pm – 4:15pm

NCDS Reference Committees
Locations: Pembroke, Winchester, Oxford & Eton
​(Reference Committees start time subject to change. Committtees convene immediately following House of Delegates.)

4:30pm – 6pm 
NCDS Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
Location: Kensington Ballroom

5:30pm – 6:30pm
NC State Board of Dental Examiners Information Session
Location: Winchester

Friday, May 19

6:30 am until
NCDS Bike Ride (Pre-registration required)
Location: Meet Outside Embassy Suites

7am – 5pm
NCDS Registration Open
Location: Cambridge Hall

​​7:15am – 8:15am
UNC Dental Alumni Association Breakfast (Pre-registration required)
Location: Lands End (Brighton Tower) 

8am – 5pm
​Exhibit Hall Open
Location: Kensington Ballroom​​

8:30am – 11:30am
​Mark Kleive
The 3 Keys to Case Acceptance - Everyone Wants to Say​ "YES!"
Location: Palladium A (Brighton Tower)

​​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Jim Kessler
Merging Today's Restorative Options with Proven Principles​
Sponsored by ACD Carolinas Section and NC Section of the American College of Prosthodontists
Location: Palladium B (Brighton Tower)

​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Stacy McCauley
*The Perfect Handoff: Stellar Co-Diagnosis and Enrollment​​
Location: Somerset

​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Frankie Shull & Matt Roberts
Comprehensive Aesthetic Dentistry in Today's Digital World​
Location: Windsor

​​​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
(Attendance at the AM & PM session is required for SPICE credit)

Ms. Karen Gregory
SPICE PLUS Annual OSHA Update - Part 1 (Pre-registration required)
Sponsored by Total Medical Compliance
Location: Pembroke

​​​​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
Rohn Hull
CPR Certification (Pre-registration required) 
Location: Hampton

9am – 11:30am
NCDS ADA Delegation Meeting
Location: Eton

11:30am – 1pm
Cupcake Break in Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by NC Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Location: Kensington Ballroom

​​Noon – 1:15pm

ACD/ICD/PFA Annual Luncheon (Pre-registration required) 
Location: Lands End
 (Brighton Tower)​

friday, May 19 (continued)

1:30pm – 4:30pm
​Sheri Kay, RDH, MS
*9 Administrative Systems That Make A Practice Soar​
Sponsored by CareCredit
Location: Palladium A (Brighton Tower)

1:30pm – 4:30pm
​Jim Kessler
Merging Today's Restorative Options with Proven Principles​ - Part 2
Sponsored by ACD Carolinas Section and NC Section of the American College of Prosthodontists
Location: Palladium B (Brighton Tower)

1:30pm – 4:30pm
Stacy McCauley
Hot & Bothered! Strategies for Managing Oral and Systemic Inflammation 
Sponsored by NC Society of Periodontists
Location: Somerset

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
​Frankie Shull & Matt Roberts
Comprehensive Aesthetic Dentistry in Today's Digital World - Part 2
Location: Windsor

​​1:30pm – 4:30pm
(Attendance at the AM & PM session is required for SPICE credit)
Ms. Karen Gregory
SPICE PLUS Annual OSHA Update - Part 2 (Pre-registration required)
Sponsored by Total Medical Compliance
Location: Pembroke

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
Rohn Hull
CPR Certification (Pre-registration required)
Location: Hampton


2pm – 5pm
NCDAA Opening Session/General Assembly
Location: Eton

5:15pm – 6:30pm 
No Suit, No Tie, No Problem Pre-Party (for New NCDS Members & Dental Students)
​Co-Sponsored by
EDIC a partner with Sentinel Risk Advisors  
and PNC Healthcare Business Banking 

Location: Lands End (Brighton Tower)
 
​​6:30pm – 9:30pm
Meet Me in Margaritaville  
(Pre-registration required)
​Presenting Sponsor: Professional Protector Plan
This family friendly event includes: dinner, non-alcoholic beverages, beer, kids activities, music, photo booth, and more
​​Location: Palladium Ballroom (Brighton Tower)

Saturday, may 20

7am – 8:15am
NCDS Past Presidents’ Breakfast
Location: Nightwatch Lounge

7am​
Fun Run/Walk/Stroll (Pre-registration required)
Sponsored by Interactive Medical Systems
Location: Breakers Deck near swimming pool

​8am – 11:30am
NCDS Registration Desk open
Location: Cambridge Hall

8am
Golf Outing at Tidewater (Pre-registration required)
Location: Tidewater Golf Club (tee times start at 8:05)

8am – 1pm (Please note the 8AM start time)
Harald Heymann & Gavin Heymann
Treatment of Common Esthetic Dilemmas: An Interdisciplinary Approach​
Sponsored by NC Association of Orthodontists
Location: Windsor Ballroom

​​8:30am – 10am (NEW COURSE ADDED)
Ray Dionne
Pain Management in the Opioid Overdose Era
This course meets the NC State Board of Dental Examiners' new CE Opioid requirement​
Sponsored by Tarheel Endodontic Foundation

Location: Kensington A

8:30am – 11:30am

​David Frost
*International Volunteer Projects: What's It All About Anyway?
Sponsored by International College of Dentists
Location: Kensington F ​​

​​8:30am – 11:30am
​Sheri Kay, RDH, MS
*It Takes A Team​
Sponsored by CareCredit
Location: Kensington E

​​​8:30am – 11:30am
Mr. Andrew Tucker
*GOLD LECTURE - Graduates of the Last Decade - Planning Your Professional Future
Sponsored by McGill & Hill Group
Location: Kensington D

​​​​8:30am – 11:30am
Ms. Karen Gregory
Annual OSHA Update
Sponsored by Total Medical Compliance
Location: Somerset

​9am
Tennis Tournament (Pre-registration required)
Sponsored by Fortress/AP Group
Location: Kingston Plantation Sports Center

1pm – 2:15pm​

Legislative/NCDPAC Luncheon (Pre-registration required)
Location: Lands End (Brighton Tower) ​

​1:30pm – 4:30pm
Rohn Hull
CPR Certification (Pre-registration required)
Location: Hampton

2pm – 5:30pm
Atomz Lab for NCDS Kids (Pre-registration required) 
(drop off kids ages 5 -12) 
Sponsored by NC Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Location: Winchester

2:30pm – 5pm
Second General Session/House of Delegates
Location: Palmettos Pavilion

Sunday, May 21

8am – 9am
Recap Meeting of 2017 NCDS Annual Session
Location: Embassy Dining Room

​ 9am – 10am
Worship Service
Location: Hampton

9am​
NCDS Board of Trustees’ Meeting (if needed)
Location: Somerset