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Yankee Institute

The Massachusetts Dental Society (MDS) offers a wide array of lectures and hands-on continuing education classes for dental professionals at our headquarters in Southborough for our members and their staff to help them fulfill their continuing education needs.


The Massachusetts Dental Society is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. Concerns or complaints about a CE provider may be directed to the provider or to the Commission for Continuing Education Provider Recognition at ADA.org/CERP.
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Why Come to Yankee Institute?

Yankee Institute offers a variety of continuing education courses designed to both meet your BORID requirements and keep you up-to-date on hot topics in dentistry. When you take a CE course, you’ll receive personalized attention in a small class setting to ensure that you have the best possible learning experience. 

Attending the Yankee Institute is easy—just choose your classes from the course catalog and register online! MDS members and staff can attend for discounted rates.

Seminars Listed by Month

SEMINARS OFFERED IN SEPTEMBER

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Assistant, Hygienist

Real World Occlusion
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00-9:00 pm
Hands-on
Audience: Dentist, Hygienist

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30-8:30 pm
Hands-on
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

SEMINARS OFFERED IN OCTOBER

CPR, Infection Control, and Pain Management Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist

CPR and Infection Control Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-2:00 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

American Heart Association: BLS for Healthcare Providers
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
Workshop
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Infection Control, CDC & OSHA 2019 “Just tell me what I need to do!”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm, Seminar: 12:00-2:00 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

Pharmacological Management of Acute Dental Pain
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 2:00-2:30 pm, Seminar: 2:30-4:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist

Seminars for Dentists

Real World Occlusion
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00-9:00 pm
Hands-on

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30-8:30 pm
Hands-on

CPR, Infection Control, and Pain Management Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Lecture

CPR and Infection Control Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-2:00 pm
Lecture

American Heart Association: BLS for Healthcare Providers
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
Workshop

Infection Control, CDC & OSHA 2019 “Just tell me what I need to do!”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm, Seminar: 12:00-2:00 pm
Lecture

Pharmacological Management of Acute Dental Pain
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 2:00-2:30 pm, Seminar: 2:30-4:30 pm
Lecture


Seminars for Assistants

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Lecture

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30-8:30 pm
Hands-on

CPR and Infection Control Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-2:00 pm
Lecture

American Heart Association: BLS for Health Care Providers
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
Workshop

Infection Control, CDC & OSHA 2019 “Just Tell Me What I Need To Do!”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm, Seminar: 12:00-2:00 pm
Lecture

Seminars for Hygenists

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, September 5, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Lecture

Real World Occlusion
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00-9:00 pm
Hands-on

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30-8:30 pm
Hands-on

CPR and Infection Control Package
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am-2:00 pm
Lecture

American Heart Association: BLS for Healthcare Providers
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
Workshop

Infection Control, CDC & OSHA 2019 “Just tell me what I need to do!”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 11:30 am - 12:00 pm, Seminar: 12:00-2:00 pm
Lecture

Seminars for Office Staff

American Heart Association: BLS for Healthcare Providers
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30-11:30 am
Workshop

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