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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.

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 APRIL

Digital Dentistry
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Workshop
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

Accounts Receivable Program
Thursday, April 4, 11, 18, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Periodontal Inflammation
Friday, April 5, 2019
Registration: 9:30-10:00 am, Seminar: 10:00 am
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

Ethics, Obligations and Exposures for the Dental Professional
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Medical Marijuana and Dentistry
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

27th Annual Steve Stone Breakfast & Learn: Mind Body Professionalism
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Human Resource Management Program (All 4 Sessions)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 1 & 2)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

SEMINARS OFFERED IN MAY

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am
Lecture
Audience: Assistant, Hygienist 

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 3 & 4)
Monday, May 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist, Office Staff

From Opening Day to Top-Reviewed in One Year
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist

SEMINARS OFFERED IN JUNE

Radiology Certification Preparation Course for the DANB® Exam
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture
Audience: Assistant, Hygienist

Risk Management: A Broad-Based Approach
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Assistant, Hygienist

SEMINARS OFFERED IN JULY

The Complete Face: Botox® with Cadaver Review
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Registration: 7:30-8:00 am, Seminar: 8:00 am
Hands-on
Audience: Dentist

Dermal Filler Training with Cadaver Review
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Registration: 7:30-8:00 am, Seminar: 8:00 am
Hands-on
Audience: Dentist

SEMINARS OFFERED IN SEPTEMBER

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

Front Office Management
Thursday, September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Office Staff

Real World Occlusion
Thursday, September 18, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00 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: 6:00 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
Lecture
Audience: Dentist

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

Patient Retention
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture
Audience: Dentist, Office Staff

Seminars for Dentists


Digital Dentistry
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Workshop

Accounts Receivable Program
Thursday, April 4, 11, 18, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Periodontal Inflammation
Friday, April 5, 2019
Registration: 9:30-10:00 am, Seminar: 10:00 am
Lecture

Ethics, Obligations and Exposures for the Dental Professional
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Marijuana and Dentistry
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

27th Annual Steve Stone Breakfast & Learn: Mind Body Professionalism
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (All 4 Sessions)

Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 1 & 2)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 3 & 4)
Monday, May 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

From Opening Day to Top-Reviewed in One Year
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Risk Management: A Broad-Based Approach
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

The Complete Face: Botox® with Cadaver Review
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Registration: 7:30-8:00 am, Seminar: 8:00 am
Hands-on

Dermal Filler Training with Cadaver Review
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Registration: 7:30-8:00 am, Seminar: 8:00 am
Hands-on

Front Office Management
Thursday, September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

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

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Hands-on

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

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

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

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

Patient Retention
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture



Seminars for Assistants


Digital Dentistry
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Workshop

Accounts Receivable Program
Thursday, April 4, 11, 18, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Periodontal Inflammation
Friday, April 5, 2019
Registration: 9:30-10:00 am, Seminar: 10:00 am
Lecture

Ethics, Obligations, and Exposures for the Dental Professional
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Marijuana and Dentistry
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

27th Annual Steve Stone Breakfast & Learn: Mind Body Professionalism
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (All 4 Sessions)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 1 & 2)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am
Lecture

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 3 & 4)
Monday, May 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Radiology Certification Preparation Course for the DANB® Exam
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Risk Management: A Broad-Based Approach
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

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

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Hands-on

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

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

Seminars for Hygenists


Digital Dentistry
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Registration: 5:30-6:00 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Workshop

Accounts Receivable Program
Thursday, April 4, 11, 18, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Periodontal Inflammation
Friday, April 5, 2019
Registration: 9:30-10:00 am, Seminar: 10:00 am
Lecture

Ethics, Obligations and Exposures for the Dental Professional
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Marijuana and Dentistry
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

27th Annual Steve Stone Breakfast & Learn: Mind Body Professionalism
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (All 4 Sessions)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 1 & 2)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Radiology Certification Program
Thursday, May 2, 2019
Registration: 8:00-8:30 am, Seminar: 8:30 am
Lecture

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 3 & 4)
Monday, May 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Radiology Certification Preparation Course for the DANB® Exam
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Risk Management: A Broad-Based Approach
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

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

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

When, Why, and How to Biopsy Oral Lesions
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 6:00 pm
Hands-on

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

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

Seminars for Office Staff


Accounts Receivable Program
Thursday, April 4, 11, 18, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Ethics, Obligations and Exposures for the Dental Professional
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Marijuana and Dentistry
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

27th Annual Steve Stone Breakfast & Learn: Mind Body Professionalism
Sunday, April 28, 2019
Registration: 8:30-9:00 am, Seminar: 9:00 am
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (All 4 Sessions)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 1 & 2)
Monday, April 29, May 6, 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Human Resource Management Program (Sessions 3 & 4)
Monday, May 13, 20, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

Front Office Management
Thursday, September 12, 19, 26, October 3, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

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

Patient Retention
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Registration: 5:00-5:30 pm, Seminar: 5:30 pm
Lecture

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