Each month, the Composite CE team selects the most intriguing and appealing live courses scheduled throughout the world that are designed to help dental professionals hone their skills (and collect their required continuing education credits). These nine educational courses cover everything from lasers to implants and will take you from Washington state all the way to Poland. Don't forget Dentaltown's 15th annual Townie Meeting in Las Vegas! Costs listed may vary based on applicable discounts and don't include accommodations or any additional activities.
Townies descend on Vegas! It's the 15th year for Dentaltown's Townie networking and educational meeting and it promises to be a great time.
When: April 19–22
Where: Caesar's Palace, Las Vegas
Cost: $1,700; see p. 81 for exclusive savings on registration
ICOI European Congress
Looking for an opportunity to visit Eastern Europe? Experience the history and culture of Kraków, Poland, while attending this annual implant conference.
Organizer: ICOI and PSI
When: June 8–10
Where: DoubleTree Hilton Congress Center, Kraków
UNC 34th Annual Dental Review
School's out! Kick off your family's summer vacation by attending this annual conference in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Organizer: University of North Carolina
When: June 15–17
Where: http://Kingston Plantation Embassy Suites, Myrtle Beach
Pacific Northwest Dental Conference
… or take the family to the other coast and take in the WSDA's annual conference, visit Seattle and then explore some of the best national parks in the country.
Organizer: Washington State Dental Association
When: June 15–17
Where: http://Hyatt Regency Bellevue/Meydenbauer Center,
IAAD Second Biennial Meeting
Go Ivy League with your continuing education by attending this adhesive dentistry course in the city of Brotherly Love.
Organizer: University of Pennsylvania—Penn Dental Medicine
When: June 16–17
Where: Penn Dental Medicine, Philadelphia
123rd American Dental Society
of Europe Annual Meeting
Consisting mainly of American dentists practicing abroad, the ADSE is hosting this year's meeting in Berlin. Can't make it this year? Then mark your calendar for next year's meeting in Biarritz, France.
Organizer: American Dental Society of Europe
When: June 22–24
Where: Hotel de Rome, Berlin, Germany
38th Annual Chautauqua Dental Congress
Check out the wineries and enjoy the beautiful scenery of Lake Chautauqua at this dental congress with courses ranging from pharmacology to orthodontics.
Organizer: University at Buffalo, State University of New York
When: June 28–30
Where: Chautauqua Suites Hotel & Expo, Mayville, New York
2017 Summit on Advanced Dental Implant Studies
If you can handle the heat (Atlanta sees highs in the 90s in August!), attend this course on dental implants and enjoy sightseeing, nightlife and a great culinary scene.
Organizer: Atlanta Institute for Advanced Education
When: Aug. 2–5
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Buckhead, Atlanta
Dentsply Sirona World 2017
The folks at Dentsply Sirona are known to put on a good show! Head to Vegas to participate in this conference that delivers on both education and entertainment.
Organizer: Dentsply Sirona
When: Sept. 14–16
Where: The Venetian & The Palazzo Hotel, Las Vegas