Visit the MDS State Lounge, Booth #200 at Yankee 2017

JOIN US at one or more of these socials and receptions

Thursday, January 26, 2017
New Dentists Luncheon

12:30 pm
Network with peers and experienced practitioners to discover the inspiration, education and connections needed to enhance your careers.

Leadership Institute and Foundation Ambassadors Reception
4:00 pm
Mingle and discuss relevant issues with your peers following the presentation to honor the Leadership Institute class of 2015-2017 participants.

Friday, January 27, 2017
Reception for Districts
11:00 am
Join your fellow officers and constituents at this unique opportunity to mingle with your peers and inspire your members. 


MDS Member Reception
4:00 pm
Meet your peers from across the state to learn about the new membership initiatives and expand services that will lead you, your staff and your practice into the future.


Saturday, January 28, 2017
Family Time 

10:00 am
Enjoy breakfast and fun activities for the whole family as you talk shop with fellow dentists.

Volunteer Reception
3:00 pm
Relax and unwind with your fellow volunteers. We want to thank you for all that you do to help all of our members succeed.

MDS Step Count Challenge for MDS Members & Staff

Increase your steps as you visit our MDS Savings Partners AND enjoy the chance to Enter to Win these amazing prizes and special offers...

Stop by booth #200 and receive a pedometer (while supplies last).
  1. Track how many steps you take at Yankee.
  2. At the end of each day, come back to the booth and share your number of steps. 
  3. Everyone who submits their daily number of steps will be entered into a drawing. 

Each day one luck person will win a Fitbit Alta.
Courtesy of: Bank of America

Please note: If you have a fitness tracker, you can use that to count your steps and submit.

Plus, everyone who shares their steps will receive a complimentary MDS gym bag (while supplies last)

Free Continuing Education for MDS Members

Free Continuing Education Courses on Thursday, January 26, 2017

157TL Dental Quality Alliance
1:00 - 2:00 pm
Linda Vidone, DMD

192TL Caring for the Perinatal Patient
2:30 - 3:30 pm
Hugh Silk, MD

308TL Signing Your First Employment Contract: A Guide for New Dentists

3:00 - 4:00 pm
Richard Harold, DMD, JD

MDS Member Breakfast

Complimentary Breakfast for Our Members - BCEC Room 150

Friday, January 27, 2017 and
Saturday, January 28, 2017

7:30 - 9:30 a.m.

Scientific research has proven that having breakfast provides you with the energy you need for increased concentration and success in your daily endeavors. Join your colleagues for food and conversation and start your day at Yankee off right!

State of Oral Health in the Commonwealth

There are still many Massachusetts residents who do not visit a dentist even once per year. Some residents with oral health problems choose to visit the emergency room rather than seeking the car of a dentist. Visit the MDS booth to learn more.