AGD 2016 in Boston
AGD Student & New Dentist CE Event and Reception

F18: Out on Your Own: What They Don’t Teach You in Dental School

Subject: 550–Practice Management
Credits: 2 (Lecture)
Saturday, July 16: 2 to 6 p.m.
Audience: D, ST, R
Fee: Free
Location: Sheraton Boston Hotel, Back Bay Rooms 1&2

Join AGD for an afternoon of education and networking tailored for new dentists and dental students. AGD will gather notable experts who offer a unique perspective that can help attendees understand the options and avenues that exist for the new dentist. Following the CE event, network with the speakers, corporate sponsors, AGD members, and peers during a reception!

   David Rice, DDS

Bio: East Amhurst, NY; private practice; Founder, igniteDDS

Dr. Rice will kick-off this event with "Ignite Your Career!" where attendees will learn the five strategies that today's most successful new dentists know!

 Anastasia Turchetta, RDH - Moderator

The presentation will be followed by a casual, yet informative panel discussion, moderated by Anastasia.  It promises to provide attendees with a well-rounded outlook of navigating the foundational years of your practice.

The following experts will cover the following topics:
 Charles Blair, DDS

Bio: Belmont, NC; CEO, Dr. Charles Blair & Associates, Inc., American Dental Support, LLC

Dr. Blair will discuss the future of dentistry (PPOs), the shift to corporate dentistry, and two-to-three-doctor independent practices.

  Charles Loretto

Bio: Plano, TX; Director of New Client Services, Cain Watters & Associates

Charles will explore the risks of associateship compared to ownership, explain how to identify practices that are for sale before they become listed with brokers, and why paying off student loans should not be your goal!

 Dana Rosenberg

Bio:  San Francisco, California; Earnest, Inc. 

Ms. Rosenberg will discuss general financial literacy and the 'business of a career,' the benefits and tradeoffs of refinancing federal loans with private lenders, paying off loans vs. investments/retirement funding, and AGD's partnership with Earnest. 

Crest Oral-B is the Presenting Sponsor of this course.

Sponsored in part by 3M Oral Care.

Additional Sponsorship provided by Earnest Inc. and Dentist's Advantage.