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). Start the new year off with these nine educational courses that cover everything from practice management to periodontics and take you from Florida to Hawaii. Costs listed may vary based on applicable discounts and don’t include accommodations or any additional activities.
Townie Meeting 2019
Townie Meeting 2019 heads to beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona, at the luxurious Talking Stick Resort and Casino. Enjoy sunny weather, a 24/7 casino, spring-training baseball games, exciting nightlife and so much more. But hurry—
early bird pricing ends Oct. 31.
When: March 20–23
Where: Scottsdale, Arizona
New Zealand and Australia Dental and Medical CE Cruise
It may be frigid where you live in January, but in the land Down Under it’s summertime. Book this Professional Education Society cruise that sails from Auckland to Sydney, with several amazing stops in between.
When: Jan. 17–31
Where: Celebrity, Auckland, New Zealand
Cost: $2,000+ (double occupancy)
Wyoming Dental Association Midwinter CE
CEs in Jackson Hole are few and far between. If this ski town is on your bucket list, take advantage of this course!
Organizer: Wyoming Dental Association
When: Jan. 19
Where: Snow King Resort, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
2019 Southern Academy
of Periodontology Winter Meeting
Head to the Queen City to learn the latest in periodontology at this meeting. Winters are generally pretty mild in Charlotte, North Carolina, and you’ll find plenty to do during your downtime.
Organizer: Southern Academy of Periodontology
When: Jan. 25–26
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte
Dentistry Update Course
Coral Springs, Florida, is a lovely spot right outside of Fort Lauderdale. Sign up for this Dentistry Update Course and allow a couple of days for some well-deserved R&R.
Organizer: Clinicians Report
When: Feb. 15
Where: Marriott Coral Springs
Mastering Molar Endodontics
If you’re looking to up your endodontics game, this course focusing on molars is a great one. Learn the latest and greatest endodontic techniques while living it up in sunny Los Angeles.
Organizer: USC School of Dentistry
When: Feb. 22–23
Where: University of Southern California
4-Night Cuba and Bahamas CE Cruise
Looking for a quick tropical getaway that doesn’t keep you out of the office for too long? If so, check out this four-night Smiles at Sea cruise featuring courses designed for the entire dental team.
Organizer: Smiles at Sea
When: March 7–9
Where: Royal Caribbean Majesty of the Seas,
departs from Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Aggressive Business, Tax & Practice
Looking to take a ski trip a little later in the season? Learn the latest business and tax strategies at this Collier & Associates course, then spend the rest of your time tearing up the slopes.
Organizer: Collier & Associates
When: March 21–24
Where: Viceroy Snowmass Hotel, Snowmass Village, Colorado
American Laser Study Club
Second Annual Symposium 2019
Held at the luxurious Camby hotel in Phoenix, this symposium will offer courses in laser frenectomies, oral surgery and cosmetic procedures. Make sure to allow time for a massage at the on-site spa.
Organizer: American Laser Study Club
When: March 29–31
Where: The Camby, Phoenix