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2018 Vermont Dental Conference

​Welcome! The 2018 Vermont Dental Conference (formerly known as the Vermont Dental Team Annual Meeting) will be held on September 20-21, 2018 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Burlington (formerly the Sheraton).  The location is the same with some amazing changes!  
View this year's 2018 Schedule at a Glance   BROCHURE

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For registration questions call Delaney Meeting & Event Management at 802-865-5202, or email

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Thursday, September 20, 2018

Morning 9:00am-12:00pm

Meeting #1   The 142nd Vermont State Dental Society Annual Business Meeting 
Meeting #2   Vermont Dental Assistants' Association Annual Business Meeting
Program #3  HIPAA Compliance- Are You and Your Patients Protected? - Mary Govoni, CDA, RDH, MBA  (Sponsored in part by Care Credit & Hu-Friedy)
Program #4  A Better Perio Debridement Protocol -Dr. Tim Donley (Sponsored in part by Colgate)

Lunch 12:00pm-1:30pm

Afternoon 1:30pm-4:30pm 

Program #5  ​Bridging the Divide: Effective Patient Communications - Dr. Steve Shepard
Program #6  ​What's New with OSHA & Infection Prevention - Mary Govoni, CDA, RDH, MBA  (Sponsored in part by Care Credit & Hu-Friedy)
Program #7  How to Keep Your Implants Off the Failure List: The Latest in Prevention and Treatment of Peri-implant Disease - Dr. Tim Donley (Sponsored in part by Colgate) 
Magic-Comedy-Mixer  Enjoy mingling with drinks and snacks while the magician Bill Herz roams the Exhibit Hall and then sit for an incredibly personal stage show.  You don't need to travel to Vegas, we have the talent here at the conference.  ​(Sponsored in part by Patterson Dental with special thanks!)

Friday, September 21, 2018

Morning 9:00am-12:00pm

Program #8  ​Caries: The Potty Mouth Predicament - Dr. Brian Novy (Sponsored ​by GC America)  
Program #9  ​Marketing the New Message of Dentistry & Perio - Dr. Tim Donley (Sponsored in part by ​Colgate)
Program #10  Materials, Techniques & Technologies for the Exceptional Dental Office - Dr. Sam Simos (Sponsored in part by VOCO America)

Lunch 12:00pm-1:30pm

Afternoon 1:30pm-4:30pm

Program #11  ​Caries and Offensive Dentistry - Dr. Brian Novy  (Sponsored by ​GC America)
Program #12  Nutrition, Lifestyle and Perio: Real World Strategies to Reduce Inflammation -
Dr. Tim Donley  (Sponsored in part by ​Colgate)
Program #13  Indirect Restorative Solution - Dr. Sam Simos (Sponsored in part by VOCO America)

Vermont Dental ​Conference Registration Instructions & Updates:

Coming Soon: Additional incentives for registering early!
Once registration opens for this event our website will provide you with a direct link to on-line registration.
Registration Types:

  • ADA & or VSDS Member Dentists & STAFF - MEMBER RATE ELIGIBILITY applies to: Any dentist and staff personnel (Hygienists, Assistants, Office Staff, etc.) whose Dentist is a Member of the ADA and or VSDS/ADA Member.

  • NON-ADA Dentists & Staff - NON-MEMBER RATE applies: If a dentist is a NON-ADA affiliated dentist; the dentist and their staff would pay the NON-MEMBER rate.  

Each morning or afternoon program is worth 3 CEU's per program. (Friday is a full day 6 CEUs) Program fees are now associated with the program selection and not the Attendee Type(s) (Dentists, Hygienists, Assistant, Office Admin. etc...)

Business Meetings on Thursday morning are no charge events.  However, the $25 registration fee for administrative costs applies to all.

The Vermont Dental Conference thanks the following companies for sponsoring the 2018 conference: