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2013 PNDC Speakers Announced


The 2013 Pacific Northwest Dental Conference (PNDC), held June 13-14 in Bellevue, will feature many well-known leading educators in the dental profession.  Conference favorites returning to speak include Dr. John Kanca, Dr. Greg Kinzer, Dr. Uche Odiatu, and Ms. Janet Press.  We are also excited to have Ms. Anna Pattison joining us for the first time this year as well as Dr. Tieraona Low Dog.  For a full list of speakers go to:

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Portfolio Longevity - What Constitutes an Optimally Designed Investment Portfolio?

The successful conversion of retirement savings into a secure, sustainable stream of income requires three things: 

  A comprehensive financial plan—outlining how much, when and how to withdraw from your portfolio—is the foundation for a well-designed retirement income strategy; 

  Sophisticated portfolio design—including extreme diversification across multiple asset classes, companies and countries, customized for your unique vision and risk tolerance profile—positions the investment and retirement income strategy for success;

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Potential Effects of Health Care Reform on Dentistry

The American Dental Association recently published a report on the potential effects of the Federal Affordable Care Act on the practice of dentistry. This report discusses the impacts of the ACA on Medicaid, Health Care Financing, Taxaition, and the Health Insurance Exchanges.

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Mentor Reception

Looking for a way to get more involved in, and give back to, the dental community? Why not give the WSDA’s mentor program a try.

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