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Jun 17 2020
As we navigate through the Summer months and the reality of post-COVID-19 dental practice, I could not be happier that we are approaching what has become a constant in the dental landscape in the state of Ohio – the Ohio Dental Association's Annual Session.  This will be the 154th time that dentists have gathered to reconnect with ... [continue reading]
May 19 2020
As I write this, we have just gotten word that dental offices can reopen. We are all learning about what the “new normal” will look like for our practices. We had been closed for over a month. Besides nearly constant emails, texts, calls and conference calls, I have done lots of laundry, cleaning and cooking. My dog, Bear, is thrilled ... [continue reading]
Oct 17 2019
The 2019 ODA Annual Session featured more than 70 CE courses for the entire dental team. The 2019 ODA Annual Session – Connect, Learn, Excel – featured more than 70 CE courses, 200+ vendors and thousands of dental professionals, all in one convenient location. More than 4,000 dental professionals attended the 2019 ODA Annual ... [continue reading]
Oct 17 2019
Save the date for the 2020 ODA Annual Session, which will be Sept. 24-27, 2020 in Columbus. 2020 featured speakers include: Dr. Joshua Austin Kurt Behrendt Dr. Jyme Charette Dr. Dan Coleman Dr. Gary DeWood Dr. Nate Farley Tijan Hunter Dr. Paul Levi Dr. William C. Scarfe Dr. John Svirsky New in 2020, the ODA ... [continue reading]
Oct 2 2019
Obtain CE credit verification and download handouts for courses attended at the 2019 ODA Annual Session by clicking here. To access CE certificates, click the “proceed to CE dashboard” button shown at the top of the screen. If you would like to access course handouts, links are posted on the account summary page, which is the first page shown ... [continue reading]
Sep 5 2019
The Exhibit Hall at ODA Annual Session provides a hands-on experience for dentists and their teams to test out new products. ODA Annual Session is Oct. 3-6 in Columbus. Register now at The Exhibit Hall at the 2019 ODA Annual Session will feature more than 200 vendors, where dentists and their teams can explore new products, ... [continue reading]
Aug 14 2019
The 2019 ODA Annual Session features more than 70 CE courses. This year's event will be Oct. 3-6. Register now at Now that you've registered for the 2019 ODA Annual Session, it's time to plan your trip so you can make the most of your experience! This year's Annual Session – Connect. Learn. Excel – will be Oct. 3-6 at ... [continue reading]
Jul 15 2019
The pre-registration deadline for the 2019 ODA Annual Session is Aug. 16, and after that time registration prices go up. Most dentists* who register for Annual Session before Aug. 16 receive a $25 discount, and most staff* receive a $10 discount on registration fees.And in addition to the pre-registration discount, offices who register three staff ... [continue reading]
Jul 8 2019
The 2019 ODA Annual Session will feature 15 courses presented by renowned Pankey Institute faculty. The 2019 ODA Annual Session will be Oct. 3-6 in Columbus. The 2019 ODA Annual Session will offer a unique experience: the opportunity to attend Pankey Institute courses right here in Columbus. “One of the things the ODA has always ... [continue reading]
Jul 8 2019
Annual Session attendees will have the opportunity to share dental practice information and earn continuing education (CE) credit, as well as prizes, by presenting a Table Clinic at the 2019 ODA Annual Session. Table Clinics, which are informal, interactive presentations that last up to 15 minutes, are presented by dentists, dental students, ... [continue reading]
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