DH Networking Events

A heartfelt thank you to the Heartland Dental team and the dental hygiene students and professionals who came out for a great Hornets v Bulls networking event in Charlotte, NC on January 26! More events are planned so see below and register to avoid the waitlist!

“It was super fun, and my classmates and I had a great time meeting everyone. I really appreciate all the effort that the Heartland Dental team put into hosting the event, and I am very grateful to have been a part of it.” – Kailey F.

Upcoming Networking Event

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Ottawa Senators
Monday, March 20, 2023
Game starts at 7:00pm (EST)
Event is Filled!

While the Penguins host the Ottawa Senators, let Heartland Dental host you at PPG Paints Arena in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh. Enjoy the battle on ice from above in a private suite with food and beverage service while you get a chance to chat with Heartland staff one on one. Join other dental hygiene peers and professionals at the event who may also be weighing new opportunities and explore the options that you feel are important to your future and your career. Come have some fun, watch a fast-moving NHL hockey game, and take in the night on the VIP level.

Event is filled. To join the waitlist, email [email protected].

** Please note that transportation is not provided for this event.

Free Live Webinar – Registration is Open

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Beware and Be Aware!
A Primer on Legal and Risk Management Concepts
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Presenter: Pamela Zarkowski, JD, MPH, BSDH
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm (CST)
CE:  1.5 Credits

Build your awareness and understanding of risk – then take it further for ways to minimize and mitigate it. Use these free 90 minutes with expert Pamela Zarkowski, JD, MPH, BSDH, to uncover opportunities for minimizing the risk of litigation on oral care providers. Learn how to manage risk through clinical, education and documentation processes. From contract principles in clinical care situations and negligence related to delivering oral health care services, to explaining informed consent and informed refusal, this is your chance to learn how risk management strategies can be outlined for the dental team.



Exciting happenings during ADHA23!

Networking Lounge

Friday, July 7, 2023
6:30 am – 5:30 pm (CST)
The Tap Room, The Hyatt Regency McCormick Place (The Tap Room is located on Concourse Level 3 connecting the Hyatt Regency to McCormick Place.)

Networking is not just about connecting people but connecting people with ideas and opportunities! Stop by and visit this new event, spend time exclusively with Heartland Dental and network with some of your peers, enjoy some food, beverages and receive some fun giveaways!

Lounge Schedule
6:30 am – 11:00 am: Coffee House
11:00 am – 3:00 pm: Afternoon Break
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm: Happy Hour Chicago Style

Students Reception

Saturday, July 8, 2023
5:45 pm – 7:00 pm (CST)
The Tap Room, The Hyatt Regency McCormick Place

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Join forces with fellow students and professional hygienists for an evening of friendship and fun! What’s better than discussing board exams and career plans? Doing so with tasty food and drinks in hand.

How about some friendly competition with Giant Jenga or a life-sized Connect Four game.  There’s nothing like shared experiences to inspire and renew your passion for oral health and happiness.

Bring your peers and classmates for a few hours of free food, fun and drinks to get the evening started!