Yankee Dental Congress




First District Leadership Academy 2019

  • Wednesday 1/30/2019
  • Time: 7:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Course Code: 001WL
  • Cost: $750
  • Room Location: Seaport Hotel Flagship A
  • Credits: 0 CE Hours
Mark Levin, CAE served on the faculty of the U.S. Chamber’s Institute for Organization Management for 15 years, and currently serves as executive vice president of the Chain Link Fence Manufacturers Institute and as executive director of the Montgomery Blair Alumni Association.

Gain tools and insight needed to improve your leadership effectiveness and help you respond to a rapidly shifting landscape. The Leadership Academy is designed for those who want to think strategically about emerging institutional and informational needs, changing expectations, new technologies, and long-range plans. The curriculum will deepen your insights and broaden your repertoire of useful approaches to leadership. The program also provides a valuable opportunity to assess your own leadership strengths and weaknesses in a supportive and engaging learning environment.

A limited number of MDS members can attend at no charge and will be sponsored by MDS on a first-come, first-served basis.

New England states are encouraged to provide scholarships to attendees from their state. Please contact your designated state society for details.

*Room and travel not included.

Kickoff Dinner*
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 
Cocktail Reception: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Dinner and panel discussion with past Leadership Institute graduates: 7:00 - 9:30 pm
Seaport Hotel

Year One-2019*
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 
Seaport Hotel 
Continental breakfast: 7:00 - 8:00 am
Developing the Leader in You: 8:00 am -12:30 pm
Lunch: 12:30 - 1:15 pm
Getting Volunteers to Step Up Their Commitment: 1:30 - 4:30 pm

Student Debate and Awards Ceremony Honoring Dental Professionals*
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Westin Waterfront Hotel
4:30 - 6:30 pm 

Understanding Your Leadership Style
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
MDS Headquarters 
10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Lunch included)

Presentation Skills Excellence
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
MDS Headquarters   
10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Lunch included)

*Yankee Dental Congress 2019 Badge Required 
All attendees will receive free Yankee Dental Congress registration in 2019 and 2020.

Year Two-2020
Upon completion of the first year, you will become a collegial mentor in your state. Pay it forward by assisting your state’s leaders in selecting three new members to participate in this program and provide support and guidance as needed.

Questions? Email Sherri Rodman or call 508.449.6072.
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