Welcome to the Northwest Indiana Dental Society
The Northwest Indiana Dental Society (NIDS) is a non-profit professional organization for member dentists in Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties. NIDS is a local component of the tripartite association of the Indiana Dental Association and the American Dental Association. NIDS provides monthly continuing education meetings throughout the year, access to community service, leadership opportunities, a voice for legislative advocacy in organized dentistry, and a fostering of professional and personal relationships.
General Membership Meeting Dates
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2018 (NEW - Evening Program)
OSHA presented by Kay Maddox
Avalon Manor, Merrillville, 6:00 pm registration, dinner 6:30 to 7:30, presentation 7:30 to 9:30
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2019
Speaker: Jennifer Connelly presenting "Leading from Your Strengths to Enhance Team Effectiveness"
IDA President Dr. Dan Fridh to make brief presentation
Teibel's, Schererville, 6:30 pm
WEDNESDAY,MARCH 20, 2019
Speaker: Casey Hiers presenting "What They Don't Teach in Dental School"
Heston's, LaPorte, 6:30 pm
FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019
Speaker: Dr. Don-John Summerlin presenting "Pitfalls in Pathology"
The Center for Visual & Performing Arts, Munster, IN, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Executive Council Members 2018-2019
President - Herb Yekel, DDS
President Elect - Chris Crane, DDS
Vice-President- Valerie Martinsen Seifert, DDS
Treasurer - Annette Williamson, DDS
Secretary - Rachel Dunlop, DDS
Trustee - Mark Mihalo, DDS
Immediate Past President - Manoj Bahl, DDS
Executive Director - Amanda Pickett
Below are links to the Meeting Flyers and other opportunities.....