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,MARCH 20, 2019
Speaker: Casey Hiers presenting "What They Don't Teach in Dental School"
Key strategies for building a profitable practice & retiring on your terms.
Welcome LaPorte Dental Society Members to our joint meeting.
Heston Supper Club, LaPorte, 6:30 pm
FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019
Speaker: Dr. Don-John Summerlin presenting "Pitfalls in Pathology"
Challenges in clinical diagnosis, specimen procurement & preparation and pathologic diagnosis.
The Center for Visual & Performing Arts, Munster, IN, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2019
NIDS Annual Golf Outing
Details coming soon.....
FRIDAY, AUGUST 16, 2019
NIDS Summer Social Event
Details coming soon....
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019
2nd Annual Run/Walk for Oral Cancer Awareness
Details coming soon...
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.....