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The D.C. Dental Society (DCDS) offers regular, complimentary CE programming to its members each year between September and May, in the format of in-person monthly meetings and webinars.

In-person monthly meetings are usually on the second Tuesday of the month (depending on holidays and other events). All in-person monthly meetings are in the evening, from 5pm to 9pm. A complimentary dinner is provided. 

In addition to learning the latest innovations and techniques in dentistry from world-renowned speakers from across the country, DCDS monthly meetings give attendees an opportunity to share ideas, information and network with one another. Nonmembers may attend by paying a registration fee. 

For important information regarding registration fees, cancellation policy, course length and credit hours information, click here
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May CE Webinar: Trends in Dental Practice Transitions (Prac Mgmt)

  • Tue, May 14, 2019 | 6:00 PM - Tue, May 14, 2019 | 7:00 PM
  • Address:

Contact:​Andres Bachelet
Phone:(202) 367-1163

Registration closes the Monday before the event at 5pm.

The webinar is Tuesday, May 14th, 6:00pm to 7:00pm.

Please note pricing:

  • Members: $0
  • Non-Members: $75

Topic: Trends in Dental Practice Transitions
Instructor: Thomas L. Snyder, DMD, MBA
Disclaimer: TBA

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​Course Description: May 14, 2019

This webinar will present how our current and future dental marketplace may impact your practice transition plans. A review of various practice transition options will also be presented. Topics include "do's and dont's" of hiring an associate, understanding; the basics of practice valuations, and avoiding pitfalls in a partnership.

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand the fundamentals of Transition Planning
  2. Understand why practice values vary around the country
  3. Understand when it makes sense to recruit an associate
About the Speaker: Thomas L. Snyder, DMD, MBA

Dr. Snyder

Dr. Tom Snyder is Senior Director of Practice Transitions for Henry Schein Professional Practice Transitions. He is a nationally known speaker, author, and consultant who has been advising dentists for many years in dental practice transitions, practice valuations and strategic planning. Dr. Snyder received his DMD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and his MBA from The Wharton School, Graduate Division, at the University of Pennsylvania. He serves as a regular columnist for Dental Economics as well as a contributing author to The New Dentist. He is on the Editorial Board of Dental Entrepreneur Magazine. Dr. Snyder also writes a bi-monthly column on practice transition topics for the e publication, The Dentist Network. He is also a member of the Faculty at Penn Dental Medicine.