Schedule

The 40th Annual Dental Conference of the Academy will be held at the BYU Conference Center located at 730 E. University Parkway, Provo, Utah. Due to construction at BYU during the conference, please review parking information for the BYU Conference Center.

Friday, August 18th

7:00–7:50 a.m. Check-in and registration CONF 2297B
8:00 a.m. Morning Presentations CONF 2258, 2260
8:10 a.m. Practice Management, Bob Spiel, MBA CONF 2258, 2260
8:50 a.m. Materials, John Burgess, DDS CONF 2258, 2260
9:30 a.m. Morning Break with Spouses CONF Pavilion
9:50 a.m.

Pharmacology, 
Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, RDH PhD

CONF 2258, 2260
10:30 a.m. Question-and-Answer Session CONF 2258, 2260
11:00 a.m. Academy Business CONF 2258, 2260
11:00 a.m. Lunch and Learn for Hygienists 
Dr. Jason Nicholson
*Pick up your box lunch in the CONF Lobby
CONF 2295
11:30 a.m. Spouses' Practice Management Lunch and Learn
*RSVP Required
*Pick up your box lunch in CONF 2265
CONF 2258
11:30 a.m. Lunch with Spouses
*If you have not previously RSVP'd for a Lunch and Learn, head to CONF Pavilion
CONF Pavilion
11:40 a.m. Lunch and Learn for Students and New Dentists
*Pick up your box lunch in the CONF Lobby
CONF 2260
1:00 p.m.

Afternoon In-Depth Presentations by Morning Presenters

Bob Spiel, "Practice Management"
John Burgess, "Materials"
Ann Eshenaur Spolarich, "Pharmacology"

 

CONF 2254
CONF 2258
CONF 2260

2:50 p.m. Buying/Selling Practice Networking Break CONF 2267
2:50 p.m. Clinician Break CONF Pavilion
3:10 p.m. Afternoon Presentations (repeat) CONF 2254, 2258, 2260
6:30 p.m. Evening Banquet and Fireside
Liz Lemon Swindle
(Sunday Dress)
Provo Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
101 West 100 North, Provo

Saturday, August 19th

6:45 a.m. Mentor Breakfast CONF Pavilion
8:00 a.m. Morning Presentations CONF 2258, 2260
8:10 a.m. Technology, Larry Emmott, DDS CONF 2258, 2260
8:50 a.m. Perio & Implants, Lee Silverstein, DDS MS CONF 2258, 2260
9:30–9:50 a.m. Morning Break with Spouses CONF Pavilion
9:30 a.m. Student Chapter Presidents' Meeting CONF 2267
9:50 a.m. Social Media, Rita Zamora, BS CONF 2258, 2260
10:30 a.m. Question-and-Answer Session CONF 2258, 2260
11:00 a.m. What's New - 2017 Gordon J. Christensen, DDS, MSD, PhD CONF 2258, 2260
11:30 a.m. Service Award Lunch with Spouses
Shuttles from CONF to WSC are available (or you may walk)
WSC Ballroom
1:30 p.m. Afternoon In-Depth Presentations (choose one)
Larry Emmott, "Technology"
Lee Silverstein, "Perio & Implants"
Rita Zamora, "Social Media"

 

CONF 2254
CONF 2258
CONF 2260

3:20 p.m. Clinician Break CONF Pavilion
3:40 p.m. Afternoon Presentations (Repeat) CONF 2254, 2258, 2260
5:30 p.m. Conference closes